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At the center of space exploration beats a heart of incredible technological marvels and innovation that inspires scientists and engineers to reach for the stars. See some of the wildest space tech concepts here, as well as technologies needed to ensure humanity's expansion across the solar system.
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From Rocket Science to Low Rider: Former Engineer Builds Adult Big Wheels
The High Roller Tricycle
March 23rd, 2015
Once an aerospace engineer who dreamed of going to space, Matt Armbruster is now the CEO of High Roller, a company that makes adult tricycles that resemble the Big Wheel bikes for children.
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SpaceX's 1st Mission to Deep Space Captured in Amazing Photos
Falcon 9 Carrying DSCOVR to L1
February 12th, 2015
A SpaceX rocket launching the spaceflight company's first mission to deep space came in for a smooth landing in the ocean after the launch Wednesday (Feb. 11), as another piece of the rocket captured an incredible view of Earth from space.
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Europe's 1st Zero-Gravity 3D Printer Headed for Space
Portable On-Board 3D Printer
January 30th, 2015
Europe is set to send its first 3D printer into the final frontier this year to experiment with zero-gravity manufacturing on long space voyages.
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Far Out! This Vintage NASA 'Spacemobile' Poster Has Us Wanting More
'Spacemobile' Advertisement from 1965
March 6th, 2015
In a blast from the space-age past, the National Archives released an awesomely retro 1965 advertisement for NASA's traveling outreach program, the Spacemobile.
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SpaceX Dragon Capsule Leaves Space Station for Ocean Splashdown
SpaceX's uncrewed Dragon spacecraft is seen here just after leaving the International Space Station on Feb. 10, 2015.
February 10th, 2015
SpaceX's robotic Dragon capsule is on its way back to Earth after spending one month attached to the International Space Station, marking the start of a big day for the private spaceflight company.
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SpaceX's Reusable Mega-Rocket Plan Is Simply Amazing (Video)
SpaceX's Falcon 9 Heavy Rocket Animation Still
January 28th, 2015
An amazing new video from SpaceX shows the spaceflight company's incredible plans for a reusable mega-rocket.
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Missile Warning Satellites to Be Early Subject of USAF Reform Initiative
An artist's illustration of a the U.S. military's  Space Based Infrared System missile defense satellite in orbit.
January 20th, 2015
SBIRS will be among the first programs subjected to an acquisition reform initiative that will help find favorable trade-offs between cost and capability.
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NASA Space Submarine Could Explore Titan's Methane Seas
Titan Sub
February 18th, 2015
A robotic submarine could explore the methane seas on Titan, Saturn's largest moon. See how space technology and NASA are working to make this a reality.
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Space.com Invites Submissions for Best of Toy Fair 2015 Awards
Crayola's Shadow Fx Color Projector
January 26th, 2015
Space.com, the premier destination for innovation, technology, entertainment, astronomy and space news, is now accepting submissions for the Space.com Space Age Awards at Toy Fair 2015 in February.
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