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Space News Archive - August 20, 2010

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Earth’s next-door neighbor, the Moon, has been found by astronomers to be shrinking.

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Construction on a spacecraft initially designed to be part of the Constellation project continues, despite the cancellation of the proposed return to the moon by President Barack Obama.

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U.S. aerospace companies are encouraging students to pursue technical careers to help replace an expected flood of worker retirements.

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Let the countdown begin. NASA's Dawn spacecraft is less than one year away from giant asteroid Vesta.

If you like music, the space program and are a little nostalgic, NASA has the perfect opportunity for you.

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U.S. Senator Bill Nelson proposed a legislation on Tuesday that would introduce tax breaks for investments in commercial space ventures to offset job losses from the end of the U.S. space shuttle program.