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International Space Station Astronauts Are About to Eat the First Vegetables Grown in Space

Red lettuce is the leafy green of choice.

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VA Official: New, Streamlined 'Vets.gov' Coming in November

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The new hub is scheduled to go live on Veterans Day -- Nov. 11 -- of this year.

Here’s What OPM Is Offering to Protect Hack Victims from Blackmail

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Hint: It’s not $330 million worth of ID protection services.

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What Congress Can Learn from the Military About Cybersecurity

As it stands, the Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act won’t much improve information-sharing. Here's how to change that.

NASA Creates New Quick 'Self-Healing' Material

Hurtling through the endless void of space in a thin aluminum can as debris zips around in every direction may have just gotten a little safer.

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Video: Who Envisions a Future with Self-Driving Cars?

Not everyone is excited about a driverless future.

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Teams in NASA’s Latest Challenge Compete to Have Their Inventions Sent into Space

NASA has completed the first round of its first space-based competition.

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NASA Creates New 'Self-Healing' Material

Hurtling through the endless void of space in a thin aluminum can as debris zips around in every direction may have just gotten a little safer.

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Redesigning Government Work for the Internet of Things

The proliferation of Internet-connected devices represents a new way of working.

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‘The Meatball’ vs. ‘The Worm’: How NASA Brands Space

The space agency’s current symbol, a beloved signal of the agency’s storied past, wasn’t always so beloved.

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Government Will Actually Spend $330 Million to Protect Victims of the OPM Hack

The initial $133 million contract award covers only one year of ID protection services.

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