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What are spaceports?

The term spaceport probably conjures up images of Mos Eisley in Star Wars, or something altogether more pristine and pleasant in 24th Century San Francisco in Star Trek — but spaceports are actually a real thing. Just like an airport…

Watch the moon pass in front of Uranus today (Dec. 5)

On Monday (Dec. 5), Uranus will briefly disappear from the night sky when the moon passes in front of the faint planet in an arrangement called a lunar occultation.  The lunar occultation will start at 12:30 p.m. EST (1730 GMT)…

Veteran astronaut Tom Marshburn retires from NASA

NASA astronaut Tom Marshburn is bringing his 337 days of spaceflight experience to a private company. Marshburn flew to the International Space Station (ISS) three separate times, in 2009, 2012-2013 and 2021-2022. He rode to and from the ISS on…