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2009-04-10 15:40:00

NASA researchers are about to climb the slopes of Earth's tallest mountain to test exploration technologies they'll need on the Moon and Mars.

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2009-03-21 09:03:36

On March 19th, astronauts onboard the International Space Station checked themselves for microbes before stepping outside on a space walk.

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2007-04-10 09:30:00

A miniature biological laboratory important to the future of space exploration has just been tested successfully onboard the International Space Station.


Word of the Day
bretelles
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.