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NASA's TESS planet-hunting satellite launches into space
NASA’s new planet-hunting TESS satellite launched into space from the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida on Wednesday. The satellite launched into Earth’s orbit aboard a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket, beginning a two-year mission to study nearby star systems to look for alien worlds that might harbor life.
Breaking down Elon Musk’s most “painful” year yet04:00
A mysterious particle from a distant galaxy made its way to an observatory in Antarctica01:12
Cheetah 3 is a blind robot that doesn’t need sensors to navigate01:16
'The Meg': Is the terrifying prehistoric shark from Jason Statham's new movie real?03:24
The human factor: What it will take to build the perfect team for traveling to Mars07:42
Touching the sun: NASA solar probe to go where no spacecraft has gone before01:51