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The week’s best photojournalism
In some of the week’s most moving images, a boy takes an impromptu rest, protesters rally for peace in Gaza, and more
Nasa: The moon’s underground caves could house astronauts
These so-called “lunar pits” could potentially provide quite the shelter
The prototype for a new NASA rover is being tested for underwater space exploration
This ‘diamond in space’ is the coldest star ever detected
Astronomers have identified the coldest dwarf star ever detected
Take a look at this week’s cover, featuring the U.S. offensive against China’s cyberthieves.
This new computer model of the universe delivers amazing results
Illustris is a model so complex that if the average desktop computer attempted to run the simulation seen in the video once, it would take 2,000 years
Watch a live video stream from the International Space Station
NASA’s new High Definition Earth Viewing (HDEV) experiment lets us watch the Earth from space
See the ‘blood moon’ make its appearance over North America
This is what the first Instagram taken in space looks like
Astronomers may have discovered an enormous new planet at the edge of the solar system
Everything you’ve ever wanted to know about spacewalking — in one out-of-this-world chart
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This is the sun your eyes can’t see
NASA will pay $35,000 if you can figure out how to stop asteroids from destroying the planet