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Aurora Australis Lights Up the Sky

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This image, taken from aboard the International Space Station, shows the aurora australis as it streams across the Earth's atmosphere. (More at NASA Picture of The Day)
 

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Prepping the Europa Clipper's Propulsion Tanks

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Contamination control engineers in a clean room at the Goddard Space Flight Center evaluate a propellant tank before it is installed in our Europa Clipper spacecraft. (More at NASA Picture of The Day)
 

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Brilliant, Hot, Young Stars Shine in the Small Magellanic Cloud

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The Small Magellanic Cloud (SMC), located 210,000 light-years away, is one of the most dynamic and intricately detailed star-forming regions in space. (More at NASA Picture of The Day)
 

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Trans-Sonic Truss-Braced Wing May Help Reduce Fuel Consumption

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Instrumentation technician Michael Hodgins performs installation measures on the trans-sonic truss-braced wing model at Langley Research Center’s 14x22 subsonic wind tunnel. (More at NASA Picture of The Day)
 

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Mary W. Jackson: Celebrating Leaders From Historically Black Colleges

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Mary W. Jackson grew up in Hampton, Virginia and attended the historically black college Hampton Institute (now Hampton University). (More at NASA Picture of The Day)
 

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NASA’s Orion Spacecraft Completes Milestone for Artemis III Crew Module

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At NASA’s Michoud Assembly Facility in New Orleans, Orion’s newly completed pressure vessel for the Artemis III mission is lifted out of the welding tool. (More at NASA Picture of The Day)
 
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