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LIVE NOW: Tune in to hear @SenBillNelson  and other senior NASA leaders provide updates about our human spaceflight programs, projects, and activities. Watch:

Space settlements of the future will have to learn to grow their own food — and fungi could help us turn asteroids into rich soil. Learn more about the early-stage @NASA_Technology  concepts we're exploring:

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🌕🎵 Come a little bit closer. Tonight's full Moon is known to some as the Harvest Moon, but it takes on different names in other traditions around the world. Go outside, marvel, and tell us what it symbolizes for you: Image: @nasahqphoto 

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On Sept. 28, three @Space_Station  crew members will board a Soyuz spacecraft and relocate it, freeing a parking space for the next Soyuz scheduled to launch Oct. 5. Live relocation coverage will begin at 8am ET:

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🌎 It’s #Landsat  9 launch day! Live coverage starts at 1:30pm ET (17:30 UT), with liftoff at 2:12pm ET (18:12 UT): What is Landsat? Here are 9 things to know, from the science to the people who continue its legacy:

And... liftoff! 🚀 The #Landsat  9 satellite has lifted off from the Vandenberg Space Force Base in California aboard a @ulalaunch  Atlas V rocket at 2:12pm ET.

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Touchdown confirmed. The #CountdownToMars  is complete, but the mission is just beginning.

We have liftoff. History is made as @NASA_Astronauts  launch from @NASAKennedy  for the first time in nine years on the @SpaceX  Crew Dragon:

The Moon already belongs to everybody, even Seokjin.

This is the first time in human history @NASA_Astronauts  have entered the @Space_Station  from a commercially-made spacecraft. @AstroBehnken  and @Astro_Doug  have finally arrived to the orbiting laboratory in @SpaceX 's Dragon Endeavour spacecraft.

We're saddened by the passing of celebrated #HiddenFigures  mathematician Katherine Johnson. Today, we celebrate her 101 years of life and honor her legacy of excellence that broke down racial and social barriers:

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We don't know who needs to hear this, but you are made of star stuff.

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10 years. 20 million gigabytes of data. 425 million hi-res images of the Sun. A new time-lapse video marks a decade of operations for our @NASASun  Solar Dynamics Observatory. Watch:

LIVE NOW: History is about to be made. Watch as @NASA_Astronauts  #LaunchAmerica  to the @Space_Station  from American soil for the first time in nine years:

LIVE NOW: We are launching astronauts to the @Space_Station  from @NASAKennedy  for the first time in nine years. Liftoff is at 3:22pm ET. #LaunchAmerica 

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