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Valentina Tereshkova: 50 years of women in space
The first woman in orbit, a former seamstress, achieved greatness by working her way through the Soviet system.
Amy Shira Teitel
Last updated: 16 Jun 2013 15:54 GMT
Ebb and Flow hit the dark side of the moon
Twin space probes make their final journey after mission ends, intentionally crashing into a lunar mountain.
Last updated: 18 Dec 2012 09:02 GMT
First US woman to travel into space dies
Sally Ride, 61, has died after a 17-month battle with pancreatic cancer, her organisation says.
Last updated: 24 Jul 2012 02:30 GMT
Second NASA probe enters lunar orbit
The second of twin Grail satellites to study the moon in unprecedented detail enters lunar orbit.
Last updated: 01 Jan 2012 23:05 GMT
NASA probe enters lunar orbit
The first of twin Grail satellites to study the moon in unprecedented detail enters lunar orbit.
Last updated: 01 Jan 2012 02:40 GMT
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UK charity crackdown riles Syria aid workers
Muslim volunteers face questioning and threat of arrest, while aid has been disrupted or blocked, charities say.
Abandonment of 'Bring Back Our Girls'
Six months on, outrage and sorrow over the mass schoolgirl abduction has disappeared - except for families in Nigeria.
A soft approach to returning British fighters
ISIL combatants seeking an 'exit strategy' from Mideast conflict need positive reinforcement back home, analysts say.
Austrian youth flocking to ISIL
European nation hit by a wave of Islamophobia as many young fighters join ISIL in Syria and Iraq.
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How we are failing Libya
Admiral Lord West
Hijacking Nigeria's #BringBackOurGirls campaign
It will take more than natural resources for Africa to rise
Climate change: Europe's unfinished business
Jose Maria Figueres
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