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Outline of space science

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A laser-guided observation of the Milky Way Galaxy at the Paranal Observatory in Chile in 2010

The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to space science:

Space science encompasses all of the scientific disciplines that involve space exploration and study natural phenomena and physical bodies occurring in outer space, such as space medicine and astrobiology.[1][2]

The following outline is an overview of and topical guide to space science:


Branches of space sciencesEdit

A proposed timeline of the origin of space, from physical cosmology

Space-related interdisciplinary fieldsEdit


See Outline of astronomy

See astronomical object for a list of specific types of entities which scientists study. See Earth's location in the universe for an orientation.

Space explorationEdit


See alsoEdit


  1. ^ "Space science – Define Space science",
  2. ^ "Space science – Definition of space science", Free Online Dictionary, Thesaurus and Encyclopedia

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