Outline of space science
Last updated on 23 October 2017
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.  
The following outline is an overview of and topical guide to space science:
Branches of space science Astronomy
See Outline of astronomy
astronomical object for a list of specific types of entities which scientists study. See Earth's location in the universe for an orientation. Space exploration
See Outline of space exploration Astronautics Astronautics – science and engineering of spacefaring and spaceflight, a subset of Aerospace engineering (which includes atmospheric flight) See also
Astronaut Piers Sellers during the third spacewalk of
, a demonstration of orbiter heat shield repair techniques
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