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The DART mission is about to collide with an asteroid.  What to expect |  CNN

The DART mission is about to collide with an asteroid. What to expect | CNN

Sign up for CNN’s Wonder Theory science newsletter. Explore the universe with news about fascinating discoveries, scientific advancements and more. CNN — On Monday, a NASA spacecraft will deliberately crash into an asteroid called Dimorphos. The Double Asteroid Redirection Test, or DART, mission aims to see if this kind of kinetic impact can help deflect …

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Next launch attempt of Artemis I scheduled for Tuesday, but could be delayed due to tropical depression |  CNN

Next launch attempt of Artemis I scheduled for Tuesday, but could be delayed due to tropical depression | CNN

Sign up for CNN’s Wonder Theory science newsletter. Explore the universe with news about fascinating discoveries, scientific advancements and more. CNN — The Artemis I rocket will get its third launch attempt on Tuesday, September 27, but Tropical Depression Nine could change that. The 70-minute launch window opens at 11:37 a.m. ET and the Space …

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NASA astronaut and Russian cosmonauts launch into space |  CNN Business

NASA astronaut and Russian cosmonauts launch into space | CNN Business

New York CNN Business — A Russian capsule carried an American astronaut into space today, marking a notable continuation of the Russian-American partnership in space at a time of great geopolitical tension. The spacecraft took off from the famous Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan, carrying NASA astronaut Frank Rubio and two Russian cosmonauts – Dmitry Petelin …

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NASA's Artemis I mega lunar rocket prepares for pre-launch test |  CNN

NASA’s Artemis I mega lunar rocket prepares for pre-launch test | CNN

Sign up for CNN’s Wonder Theory science newsletter. Explore the universe with news about fascinating discoveries, scientific advancements and more. CNN — The Artemis I mega lunar rocket is preparing for another test on Wednesday before its next launch attempt to travel around the moon and back. The mission team aims to begin the Artemis …

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New Images Show Intriguing Perseverance Discovery on Mars |  CNN

New Images Show Intriguing Perseverance Discovery on Mars | CNN

A version of this story appeared in CNN’s science bulletin Wonder Theory. To receive it in your inbox, Register for free here. CNN — If you love space and exploring the cosmos, there’s no shortage of wonders right now. Scientists have identified mysterious diamonds that likely originated from a dwarf planet that once existed in …

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NASA DART mission prepares for asteroid collision |  CNN

NASA DART mission prepares for asteroid collision | CNN

Sign up for CNN’s Wonder Theory science newsletter. Explore the universe with news about fascinating discoveries, scientific advancements and more. CNN — A NASA spacecraft that is deliberately going to crash into an asteroid is closing in on its target. The DART, or Double Asteroid Redirection Test, mission will rendezvous with the space rock on …

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