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    A record label is about to start shipping vinyl copies of NASA's famous golden records

    After years of effort, a group of music aficionados is finally bringing the full auditory experience of NASA's famous Voyager golden records to turntables all over the world. NASA debuted its golden records — an album of messages, images, and audio meant as a record of Earth for aliens — before...
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    NASA is planning an interstellar mission for 2069

    Mankind hasn’t yet explored some of the most interesting objects in our own solar system — heck, we still don’t even know all that much about Earth itself — but that isn’t stopping NASA from setting its sights at a destination so distant that it would take decades for a spacecraft to even get...
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    Mysterious Interstellar Object to Be Tested for Signs it Was Made by Aliens

    This week, scientists are preparing to study a mysterious cigar-shaped object, the first known interstellar object to pass through our solar system. Scientists will listen to the object for radio transmissions for the first time using the Green Bank telescope, the world's largest fully...
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    Did NASA deliberately cut a live feed of a UFO?

    Is NASA hiding clear video evidence of a UFO descending to Earth? To paraphrase what a spokesperson from the space agency told me when I asked: "Uh, no." NASA increasingly has eyes all over the solar system, whether it's on Mars, above our heads in orbit or, as of this week, around Jupiter. So...
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    China to ‘eavesdrop’ on alien life with giant radio telescope

    China has completed construction of the world’s largest radio telescope, which required the resettlement of more than 9,000 people. It will be used to hunt for signs of alien life in deep space. The Single-Aperture Spherical Radio Telescope (FAST), as it is known, is an enormous dish made up of...
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    Gigantic aurora lights up Jupiter’s North Pole, gets caught on camera

    They say the bigger, the better and this is especially true when it comes to northern lights. NASA’s Hubble Telescope managed to capture gigantic aurora at Jupiter’s north pole some days before Juno spacecraft arrives at the solar system’s biggest planet. The video on NASA’s Facebook page was...
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    News Mysterious Noise Emitted By Caribbean Sea Detected From Space

    Baffled scientists have discovered a mysterious noise that is emanating from the Caribbean Sea. This low pitched sound cannot be heard by humans but can be detected from space. Scientists have never heard anything like it. Beneath the hum of giant waves and other unexplained noise from the deep...
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    China plans to land rover on Mars by 2020

    China is planning to land a rover on Mars by 2020 and bring back samples from the Red Planet a decade later, according to a top scientist with the country’s Lunar Exploration Program. The Mars probe will be launching an orbiter and a landing rover, Ouyang Ziyuan of the Chinese Academy of...
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    NASA Will Send Your Messages To Aliens Into Outer Space

    I know of you won't read, so I'll just post this cool little excerpt. ''People from around the world will be able to submit their images and vote on those that should be included in the final message. Lomberg and others will exercise editorial control to ensure that no inappropriate materials...
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    NASA detects mysterious signal 240 million light years away from Earth

    Astronomers have detected a mysterious signal 240 million light years away from Earth, in the Perseus Cluster (top), one of the most massive objects in the Universe. The unidentified signal is a "spike of intensity at a very specific wavelength of X-ray light." Scientists don't know yet what is...