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UA-led mission to an asteroid moves to environmental testing.

Astronaut’s Son in Search of Moon Trees Planted by Father

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University of Arizona's connection to planetary science dates to dawn of Space Age.

Tucson Researchers Plan Next Space Exploration Missions

Two projects aimed at Venus, three target asteroids; all add to solar system knowledge.

Rare 'Blood Super Moon' Coming in Lunar Eclipse

Many lunar coincidences contribute to what astronomers say will be stunning night sky Sunday.

Tucson Residents Focus on the Moon, Celebrate Science

Groups encourage residents to "look up and be inspired."

NASA Invitation: Send Yourself to Mars Next Year

Space enthusiasts can submit their names for InSight mission's journey to red planet.

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