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Former astronaut Jemison to speak on science literacy

Mae Jemison might have been the first African-American woman to make it to outer space, but audiences shouldn’t hold their breath waiting to hear her talk about life as an astronaut — she’s moved on. 403 more words

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One Small Step for me...One Large Leap for my eyes

I have always wanted to be an astronaut.  When I was a kid, my mother bought me the “I Wanna Be an Astronaut” video on VHS.   308 more words

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See the Best Photos from an Astronaut's Third Month in Space

TIME is following Kelly’s mission in the new series, A Year In Space. Watch the trailer here.

A Space Rocket Carrying Supplies To The Space Station Explodes

A SpaceX rocket carrying supplies to the International Space Station exploded Sunday directly after takeoff.

According to reports, the accident occurred about 2 1/2 minutes into the flight from Cape Canaveral, Florida and more than 5,200 pounds of space station cargo were on board, including the first docking port designed for future commercial crew capsules. 59 more words

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A Space Rocket Carrying Supplies To The Space Station Explodes

A SpaceX rocket carrying supplies to the International Space Station exploded Sunday directly after takeoff.

According to reports, the accident occurred about 2 1/2 minutes into the flight from Cape Canaveral, Florida and more than 5,200 pounds of space station cargo were on board, including the first docking port designed for future commercial crew capsules. 59 more words

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A Space Rocket Carrying Supplies To The Space Station Explodes

A SpaceX rocket carrying supplies to the International Space Station exploded Sunday directly after takeoff.

According to reports, the accident occurred about 2 1/2 minutes into the flight from Cape Canaveral, Florida and more than 5,200 pounds of space station cargo were on board, including the first docking port designed for future commercial crew capsules. 59 more words

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A Space Rocket Carrying Supplies To The Space Station Explodes

A SpaceX rocket carrying supplies to the International Space Station exploded Sunday directly after takeoff.

According to reports, the accident occurred about 2 1/2 minutes into the flight from Cape Canaveral, Florida and more than 5,200 pounds of space station cargo were on board, including the first docking port designed for future commercial crew capsules. 59 more words

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