US To Run Out Of Power Source For Deep-Space Missions In 10 Years

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett
After passing by Pluto, New Horizons will continue farther into the Kuiper belt for encounter with one more additional Kuiper belt objects of the order of 50-100 km (31-62 mi) in diameter. (

Only 77 pounds of Pu-238 left in America — just half of that is in usable condition

UFOs, selfies, mysterious moving rocks and other news from Mars

Tech | Giuseppe Macri
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Mars Curiosity still roving the Red Planet despite the shutdown

Tech | Josh Peterson
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‘The Mars Rovers are not stopped because of the government shutdown’

Government shutdown stalls NASA research

Politics | Josh Peterson
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Research at NASA facilities, agency organized events, and research about conditions on other planets have all come to a standstill since the shutdown

Happy Birthday, NASA

Tech | Josh Peterson
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Mars Curiosity parked during government shutdown

NASA: Water molecules found in Martian soil

Tech | Josh Peterson
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Planet may hold prerequisite for life

What 'exciting' find did NASA just make on Mars?

Tech | Annie Z. Yu
Photo by NASA, taken onboard Curiosity on November 18, 2012.

Scientists trying to verify findings before releasing details

Extraterrestrials to be first life forms to hear's new single - TheDC

Entertainment | Taylor Bigler

The Black Eyed Peas rapper’s song ‘Reach for the Stars’ will play from Mars’ Curiosity rover for the first time Tuesday afternoon

Mars Curiosity flirts with Britney Spears [VIDEO] - TheDC

Entertainment | Taylor Bigler

Robot: Red planet ‘looking good’ since ‘Oops… I Did it Again’ music video shoot