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The US Air Force's Space Horizons Team wants to juice America's space program. Here's how.

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Some Viruses Are More Lethal For Men Than Women, Study Finds

New research out of the University of London shows that some viruses are more likely to kill men than women. Here's why. 

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5 Badass Moments in Space History You Should Know About

In honor of John Glenn, here are some of the most badass things that happened in space that you might not know about -- but totally should. 

John Glenn on the cover of the February 2, 1962 issue of LIFE Magazine. Credit: LIFE
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