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NASA

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) is an agency of the United States government, responsible for the nation's public space program. NASA was established by the National Aeronautics and Space Act on July 29, 1958, replacing its predecessor, the National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics (NACA).

Articles About NASA

Woman Stuck In Chimney: Genoveva Nunez-Figueroa Arrested For Attempted Break-In After Rescue Team Pulls Stuck Woman Out Of Chimney

By IBTimes AU

Rescue team responded to the reports of residents on Woodside Drive in Thousand Oaks, California about a woman, identified as 30-year-old Genoveva Nunez-Figueroa, crying for help. The authorities arrested the woman for attempted break-in after firefighters destroyed the chimney to free her. (10:06 pm)

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2014 Meteor Shower: Slooh To Have Live Broadcast Of Orionids Meteor Shower October 21 Peak, NASA Assures Ideal Observing Conditions

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The Orionids meteor shower peak on Tuesday, Oct. 21, is expected to have ideal viewing conditions with the new moon not getting in the way of the sky display. However, observers whose viewing conditions hindered with cloudy skies or a bad weather wil... (Oct 20)

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Mars Curiosity Rover
'Human Skull' Found On Mars [Watch Video]

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A human skull was spotted in the pictures by NASA by a YouTube user. (Oct 20)

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Mars Curiosity Rover
Alien Toy Doll Found On Mars [Watch Video]

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Joe White of ArtAlienTV noticed an object on Mars which he thought looked like an alien toy doll. (Oct 20)

Mars Curiosity Rover
UFO Enthusiast Spots 'Crocodile' On Mars [Watch Video]

By IBTimes AU

An object that looks like a monster lizard was observed in the images captured by NASA's Mars Curiosity Rover by Joe White of ArtAlienTV. (Oct 16)

Mars Curiosity Rover
Cross Inside A Circle Found On Mars; Could Be Fossil Or Crystal Formation [Watch Video]

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A cross similar to a Celtic or Irish cross was observed in images from the Opportunity Rover. (Oct 15)

The bright sun greets the ISS in this photo taken from the Russian section of the orbital outpost by one of the STS-129 crew members November 22, 2009.
UFO Sighting: NASA's Spacewalk Video Captures UFO 'Monitoring' International Space Station [Watch Video]

By IBTimes AU

The latest UFO sighting close to the International Space Station was on October 7. (Oct 14)

A Solar Flare Bursts Off The Left Limb Of The Sun In This Image Captured By NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory
Halloween Special: Sun Captured With A Jack-O-Lantern Grin [Watch Video]

By IBTimes AU

A combination of pictures has resulted in a stunning image of the sun looking like the face of a Jack-o-Lantern. (Oct 14)

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Actor Matthew McConaughey
'Interstellar' Details: Christopher Nolan Keeps A Close Guard, Matthew McConaughey Gets The Script In A Briefcase To Prevent Plot Leaks

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The "Interstellar" script was delivered to Matthew McConaughey in a locked briefcase. (Oct 13)

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Actress Kerry Washington
‘Scandal’ Spoilers Season 4: Jake Figures Out In Episode 4, Inside The Bubble That Olivia’s Father Murdered Fitz's Son And Harrison

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The two major highlights of "Inside the Bubble," the episode 3 of "Scandal" Season 4, are Jake figuring out that it is Rowan who is behind the murder of Fitz's son and Harrison and Cyrus falling in Lizzie's trap. (Oct 10)

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