Tag Archives: space exploration

An educational nonprofit cancels the first human to travel in space – because he was Russian

A space-oriented educational nonprofit canceled the first human being to go into space — because he was Russian. The Space Foundation, which, according to its website, provides “a gateway to education, information, and collaboration for space exploration and space-inspired industries,” has changed the name of a symposium from April 3 …

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Medium and Large Satellite Market Size and Forecast

New Jersey, United States,- The latest report published by Verified Market Research Reports shows that the Medium and large satellite market is expected to grow strongly in the coming years. Analysts have studied market drivers, restraints, risks, and opportunities in the global market. The Medium and Large Satellite market report …

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NASA-CNSA Space Domination Battle: China Showcases Impressive Lineup of Space Exploration Missions for the 2030s | The Weather Channel – Articles from The Weather Channel

An artist’s illustration of the returning Chinese spacecraft Chang’e 5 lunar samples. (CNSA/NASA) If you’ve felt like NASA is the only space agency spending hours boosting space exploration and dominating space, we have news for you. The China National Space Administration (CNSA) has been fighting for the space crown for …

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Order arrived! A startup is developing a suitcase to deliver goods around the world from space

The American company Inversion Space is working on the development of a capsule that will serve as a suitcase and deliver goods anywhere in the world from space. The company has developed a reusable capsule that will be able to travel back and forth in space. (Photo: Investment Space) From …

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Eight ways Russia’s war in Ukraine is affecting space exploration

A sector that has always been sheltered from political struggles on the ground is becoming increasingly vulnerable following Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. Sanctions imposed on Russia by the US, UK, EU and Japan are affecting activities in space, with Russia suspending cooperation with many countries in response to the sanctions. …

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Jane Poynter wants to take you to space – and she doesn’t like the Billionaire Boys’ Rocket Club

“I’ll never forget, I must have written an essay when I was 16,” said Jane Poynter, CEO and co-founder of Space Perspective. Contractor on the occasion of International Women’s Day. “And the subject of the essay – and it was a national essay, it wasn’t just given by my teachers …

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When was NASA created? Here’s how long the spatial organization has been around

NASA has a rich history with many accomplishments. But how long has he been exploring the universe? Here’s what you need to know! Nasa is well known today as one of the biggest names in space exploration, but when was NASA created and how long has the organization been around? …

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As Spaces moves towards a “normal market”, what impact will this have on the competition?

On the Space to Grow podcast, Astroscale’s Chris Blackerby and Charity Weeden bring their compelling experience and expertise to map the technology, international politics and scalability that will define the next generation of space exploration. In this episode, Kevin O’Connell discussed his career in government that led him to his …

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NASA tweets brilliant image that may make you a little introspective, Science News

NASA (National Aeronautics and Space Administration) never fails to amaze us. Not only is the US space agency at the forefront of space exploration and research, but its social media feeds are also widely admired for jaw-dropping images and interesting space-related information. And it never fails to captivate us. So …

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Launch of ExoMars 2022 “very unlikely” following Russian sanctions

Roscosmos withdrew from the European spaceport, leaving ESA to find an alternative to Soyuz for its space exploration launches. The European Space Agency (ESA) has been forced to review its cooperation with Russia in light of the recent attacks on Ukraine and the global response. In a statement released today …

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Is it time to sell the moon?

As nations and even private companies prepare to return humans to the moon on a large scale, the question of how commercial activities can be managed on the lunar surface has become more crucial. An attempt to clarify this issue has been published by a free market think tank, the …

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NASA’s Artemis 1 mission and the first launch of the SLS mega-rocket won’t lift off until at least May

Artemis 1, the first of NASA’s new generation of lunar missions, won’t launch until at least the end of May and could slip by in June, according to the space agency. It’s about to lift off atop the massive Space Launch System (SLS) mega-rocket from Kennedy Space Center in Florida, …

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How Starfield Can Be Different From The Outer Worlds and No Man’s Sky

After a long period of silence, Besthesda Softworks, the studio behind the old scrolls franchise, has finally released a new trailer for star fieldan original sci-fi RPG set to release in late 2022. The premise of star field, far future astronauts exploring the frontier of space, is very similar to …

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SunLive – Women in Space on a mission to reach for the stars

Is your future in the stars? If you work in the space sector in New Zealand or someone who wants to, there is a network of Kiwi women committed to achieving stellar goals Women in Space Aotearoa New Zealand is a new organization dedicated to expanding opportunities for women and …

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China presents its space program

China’s Tiangong Space Station.Credit: Xinhua/eyevine China has had a bumper few years in space exploration and its ambitions are about to get bolder. China’s National Space Administration has released an outline of its plans for the next five years, which include launching a robotic craft on an asteroid, building a …

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For The Warp, Nintendo Switch pre-order is now available

For the chain is now available for pre-order on Nintendo Switch with a February 23rd release date. Originally released in 2019 on Steam, Portugal-based indie development team Massive Galaxy Studios will see their deck-building roguelike coming to the Nintendo eStore. Giving players another way to explore space in the new …

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Rocket racing with the moon doesn’t belong to SpaceX, report says

The massive rocket hurtling through space on a collision course with the moon does not belong to SpaceX despite previous reports and likely belongs to a spacecraft launched by China in 2014, according to a report on Saturday. Ars Technica first reported on the mysterious object discovered by Bill Gray, …

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When Space Age Designers Went Balls Crazy

A model of the artificial satellite Sputnik 1, 1957; image courtesy of the National Air and Space Museum, Washington DC When Space Age Designers Went Balls CrazyFifteen iconic globe and ball designs from the 1960s and 1970s The period between the early 1960s and early 1970s was marked by an …

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Space equities are having another tough year. Should you buy?

The Lockheed Martin logo is seen during the 70th Annual International Astronautical Congress in … [+] the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, DC on October 22, 2019. (Photo by MANDEL NGAN / AFP) (Photo by MANDEL NGAN/AFP via Getty Images) AFP via Getty Images Our theme of Space …

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Explained: Geomagnetic Storm That Killed Starlink Satellites

Elon Musk’s Starlink lost dozens of satellites that were caught in a geomagnetic storm a day after their launch on February 3. Up to 40 of the 49 satellites were hit, Starlink said, knocking them out of orbit before they could be put into service. “The second stage of (Rocket) …

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SpaceX’s Starlink satellites bombard astronomy images, study finds

As the armada of satellites circling Earth grows, a new study shows astronomical images are marred by streaks of reflected sunlight left behind by fast-moving objects. For the study, published Jan. 14 in Astrophysical Journal Letters, researchers looked at the effects of Starlink satellites in about 300,000 images taken by …

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Ready for takeoff: UASpace launches a satellite

UASpace’s BAMA-1, a small CubeSat satellite manufactured by Astra, will be launched into space this Saturday, February 5. Nine UA students travel to Cape Canaveral, Florida to witness the launch in person. UASpace members, advisors and supporters can watch the launch via Astra’s live stream starting at 11 a.m. CST. …

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NASA honors Black History Month with live webcasts

NASA has a series of talks ready to discuss the impact of Black History Month on space exploration. From highlighting African Americans who flew in space to black people working at the agency’s top levels today, NASA’s Black History talks will include webcasts and other events. live to continue the …

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SpaceX engineers in Fiji for six months – FBC News

Engineers from SpaceX, which among other things makes space rockets, are currently in Fiji. Space Exploration Technologies Corporation is owned by the world’s richest man, American innovator Elon Musk, who also produces electric cars under the Tesla brand. Communications Minister Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum confirmed to FBC News that the SpaceX team …

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Best games like Chorus | Screen Rant

The space combat game 2021 Chorus dives into the interstellar adventures of Nara, a warrior belonging to a cult that has wronged her. As she becomes a fugitive, she travels through deep space seeking revenge. Besides the usual cosmic flight and weaponry, Chorus adds a mythical element to it with …

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New funding to support the sustainable future of space

Space debris is a major threat to the satellite services we rely on 13 projects involve industry and universities across the UK The UK Space Agency is providing £1.7million for new projects to support sustainable space operations, Science Minister George Freeman announced today. The 13 new projects will help track …

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China unveils ambitious space exploration plans for next 5 years

Beijing, Jan 29 (IANS) China aims to strengthen its space infrastructure and develop a next-generation spacecraft to carry people into space, as well as probe how to land people on the Moon, in the next five years, the media reported. In a new white paper released on Friday, China detailed …

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A former NASA astronaut’s perspective on what’s next for space exploration

As the world of aerospace continues to expand to include private companies that are now able to send people into orbit, space technology can help life on Earth. The advancement of space and medical technology is something that orthopedic surgeon, oncologist, chemical engineer and astronaut, Robert Satcher knows first hand. …

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Israel signs NASA-led Artemis program to land astronauts on lunar surface

Israel officially signed on Wednesday to a NASA-led space program to land astronauts on the lunar surface and establish a long-term human presence on the moon in preparation for future missions to Mars. The agreement to join the Artemis program establishes principles for cooperation on space exploration and the human …

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NASA Memorial Day: A ceremony will be held for fallen astronauts

The tribute to the lives lost in the pursuit of space will take place at 10 a.m. on January 27. CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — Every January, NASA pauses to honor and remember the lives lost in the pursuit of space and “advance the cause of exploration and discovery.” The tribute …

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The twentieth series “Ten Years Dor” discusses the future of space travel // The Observer

With the advent of developing space businesses and recent conversations about Earth’s habitability, this year’s ‘Ten Years From Now’ series reveals deep insights not just for the business world, but for the whole of our current generation. “Life Beyond Earth” is the theme of the 2022 conferences, offered by the …

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Stennis Space Center ready for a year of active testing | News

As the new year begins, seven of Stennis’ nine test rigs are being used for testing. Four stands are operated directly by NASA, one is under a Reimbursable Space Act agreement with Aerojet Rocketdyne, and two have been turned over to Relativity Space Inc. for operation under a Commercial Space …

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Juni Learning partners with Makeblock, NASA and

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 20, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Juni Learning (Juni), the online learning platform for kids focused on real-world readiness, today announced its new course in partnership with Makeblock, Nasa and World Foundation for Ocean Exploration: ‘Introduction to Robotics: Exploring Uncharted Territories‘. During the course, students will use the …

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NASA Band-Aid Gadget Puts Astronaut Cells In Biological Ink To Heal Wounds

Currently being tested as a prototype on the space station, the Bioprint FirstAid uses a solution containing astronaut cells to heal wounds. Nasa is testing a wearable bioprinting device aboard the International Space Station that will use an astronaut’s own cells suspended in fluid to create a bandage in the …

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Astronauts destroy 54% more red blood cells in space

A study claimed to be the first of its kind has shed new light on the dangers posed by spaceflight and the impacts on red blood cell counts for astronauts on long-duration missions. The research deepens our knowledge of a condition known as “space anemia” and has important implications for …

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Ride of a lifetime | Life

Dylan Taylor moved to Moscow in elementary school after his father got a job at the University of Idaho. A self-proclaimed “Star Trek” fan since his early days on the Palouse, Taylor has always equated going to space with a dream. Taylor, now 51, made the dream come true last …

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SpaceX to launch Dubai satellite that will improve the emirate’s utility network

A Dubai nanosatellite that aims to improve the emirate’s power grid is expected to be put into orbit on a SpaceX rocket on Thursday. The Dewasat-1 cubesat will be launched at 7:30 p.m. UAE time from Kennedy Space Center in Florida. His departure will be broadcast live. The Dubai Water …

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NASA Aerospace Safety Advisory Group Releases 2021 Annual Report

NASA Aerospace Safety Advisory Group Releases 2021 Annual Report Press Release From: NASA Headquarters Posted: Tuesday January 11 2022 The Aerospace Safety Advisory Panel (ASAP), an advisory committee reporting to NASA and Congress, released its 2021 annual report on Tuesday examining the agency’s safety performance over the past year and …

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NASA missions and more: Here’s what 2022 has in store for space exploration, Science News

2021 has been a busy year in terms of space exploration jumps and celestial events. Mankind’s urge to conquer new frontiers of infinite expanse knew no bounds. 2022 seems to promise the same and more. Here’s a look at some of the top things planned for the New Year. January …

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Global space systems, satellite and launch vehicle industry

Dublin, Jan 6, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – The “Space Systems, Satellites and Launchers Market Research Report By Payload, Platform, Service Type, Vehicle Type, By Type of orbit, by end user, by region – Global Forecast to 2026 – The “Cumulative impact of COVID-19” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. …

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Chinese astronauts, students from Beijing, Macau and Hong Kong in space-to-Earth interview on New Year’s Day

Three Chinese astronauts from the Tiangong space station had a video chat with students in Beijing, Hong Kong and Macau on Saturday afternoon, the first day of 2022. The live space-Earth conference brought together around 500 young students at the three sites. The astronauts shared their space dream and their …

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From Tally Ho to space

December 30 – OXFORD – A distinguished last name from Granville County is now rushing into space, destined to take its place a million miles from Earth and write a new page in the annals of space exploration. The James Webb Space Telescope was launched on Christmas Day with, not …

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5 Steps to Landing a Job at SpaceX

Kiel Towns is a recruiter for Raines International, a recruiting company that helps place candidates for jobs at SpaceX. SpaceX is considered one of the best companies to work for, according to job search site Hired. Kiel Towns details the most important steps to get a job with the company. …

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Innovative in space

From global space agencies to emerging private sector players and even the general public, each of us has a role to play in guiding global space travel. By Salem Humaid AlMarri, Managing Director of MBRSC In the space realm, we keep thinking about the next big thing. Since the advent …

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Elon Musk wants to colonize Mars. Can he? Should he?

If SpaceX founder Elon Musk succeeds, he will have humans on Mars by 2026. His big dream, however, is to establish a self-sustaining “colony”, separate from Earth and with a population of ‘a million people. It’s extravagant, but as we speak, Mr. Musk is developing “spaceships” to transport 100 humans …

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Virgin Galactic, Blue Origin and all the other names that made a difference in private space travel in 2021

Space tourism isn’t exactly a new concept, but 2021 has seen it move from a distant possibility to a real reality several times. While there are multiple factors behind these innovations, there are a few names that each play an important role in their own businesses. First, there’s the space …

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Summary of scientific news: geologists discover a “treasure” of dinosaur tracks in Poland; NASA’s Webb Telescope promises ‘incredible journey’ for astronomy and more

Here is a summary of scientific news briefs. Geologists find “treasure” of dinosaur tracks in Poland Hundreds of dinosaur footprints, so well preserved that even scaly skin can be seen, have been found in Poland, giving a glimpse of a complex ecosystem around 200 million years ago, geologists said. Described …

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DART launch could be key milestone in planetary defense – The NAU Review

The latest NASA launch into space is going to have an impact. In fact, that is its whole mission. This is all part of a long-term planetary defense strategy to avoid an “Armageddon” scenario, and the NAU planetologist Cristina Thomas is part of the team studying this event. DART (Double …

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Bill Nye calls it his ‘mission in life’ to help people filter out false information

In a new MasterClass, over 13 lessons, Nye shares a timely reminder: science is always all over. Master class Say Bill Nye’s name, someone might be screaming “science guy”, and a millennial nearby will unlock a memory. They sit in a classroom as their teacher unrolls a cart containing an …

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SpaceX Inspiration4’s all-civilian astronaut crew brought meteorite back to space (briefly)

After spending 50,000 years on Earth, a meteorite had the chance to visit space again for nearly three days, during the all-civilian Inspiration4 mission in September. Pilot Sian Proctor shared a video on Twitter Friday (December 10) showing a fragment of the huge Canyon Diablo space rock that crashed into …

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NASA Gets Rare Asteroid Sample From Japan In Landmark Exchange

The historical exchange will help researchers gain insight into the past. HOUSTON – NASA has conducted an international asteroid sample exchange with the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency. This is the largest surviving sample of asteroids in the history of the Johnson Space Center. “It’s not me walking on the moon …

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UCF is part of a historic movement to build space ports around Earth

NASA’s decision to develop new destinations in space announced on December 2 is an exciting time in history and UCF is right in the middle of it. UCF is a member of the academic coalition supporting Blue Origin’s Orbital Reef project to build a commercially owned and operated space station …

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Buzz Aldrin: Second man on the moon

Buzz Aldrin is a veteran astronaut who became only the second person to set foot on the moon. As part of the Apollo 11 space flight commanded by Neil Armstrong, he made the trip to the lunar surface in July 1969 where he collected lunar rock samples, photographed the terrain …

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NASA to launch final mission to test laser communication in space

NASA’s next laser communications mission will launch early Sunday morning. The Laser Communication Relay (LCRD) demonstration will take off on a United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket during a scheduled two-hour window of 4:04 am to 6:04 am EST from the Cape Canaveral space station in Florida. The LCRD, a …

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BioHarvest Sciences appoints astronaut Chris Hadfield to advisory board

Hadfield’s expertise will lead to expansion of BioHarvest’s focus to include space biology VANCOUVER, BC and REHOVOT, Israel, December 1, 2021 / PRNewswire / – BioHarvest Sciences Inc. (“BioHarvest” or the “Company”) (CSE: BHSC) Appoints Renowned Astronaut Chris Hadfield to its advisory board as part of a campaign to leverage …

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A thrill to see this musical start its theatrical journey

Loading Without Sondheim, Broadway wouldn’t have had a musical theater bar that tackles suicide, but the push for emotional depth (in a form that’s supposed to be superficial) puts Travelers in the company of successful contemporary musicals such as Next to normal and Dear Evan Hansen, who both face suicide …

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Each space tourism package in 2021 ranked: $ 125,000 to $ 60 million

Sir Richard Branson flew into space aboard a Virgin Galactic spacecraft, a trip he described as “the experience of a lifetime” at Spaceport America in New Mexico, the United States, on 11 July 2021. Virgin Galactic / Handout / Anadolu Agency via Getty Images 2021 is a historic year for …

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100 times more powerful than US technology, China says its nuclear reactor for space missions will surpass NASA’s device

Chinese scientists are currently building a powerful nuclear reactor for their expeditions to the Moon and Mars. Beijing says its reactor will be 100 times more powerful than the device the US space agency wants to install on the moon’s surface by 2030. The new technology is part of a …

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Boulder High Senior to Present Martian Balloon Research

Bryce Irving, a senior at Boulder High, developed an interest in space exploration while living in Florida when he was younger, riding his scooter to watch SpaceX launches and visiting the Kennedy Space Center. In high school, he heard a presentation from an engineer at Ball Aerospace, contacted the engineer …

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Meet Anousheh Ansari, the only woman to ever travel to space on a self-funded mission

Fifteen years before Amazon founder Jeff Bezos catapulted himself into space in a rocket, Anousheh Ansari became the first female space tourist, spending nine days on the International Space Station aboard a Russian Soyuz spacecraft. She is still the only woman to travel to space on a self-funded mission, which …

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Nuclear reactor on the moon? NASA seeks ideas to fuel future lunar missions

If anyone has a good idea on how to put a fission nuclear power plant on the moon, the US government wants to hear about it. NASA and the country’s largest federal nuclear research laboratory on Friday launched a tender for a fission surface energy system. NASA is working with …

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Babin and Lucas challenge NTSB over Authority to Investigate Trade Space – SpacePolicyOnline.com

The two main House Republicans who oversee commercial space activities are challenging new action by the National Transportation Safety Board to exercise more authority in commercial space accident investigations. In a letter to the NTSB, they requested more information and Representative Brian Babin introduced a resolution stating that commercial space …

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Cutting-edge computing and continuous updates in space – TechCrunch

The past two years have been difficult in many ways for both individuals and businesses. As a global community, we haven’t been able to travel long distances due to various restrictions, but that doesn’t mean we stop reaching for the stars. During this same period, monumental advances and achievements in …

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Space Systems, Satellites & Launchers Market Research Report By Payload, Platform, Service Type, Vehicle Type, Orbit Type, End User, Region – Global Forecast until 2026

Space Systems, Satellites & Launchers Market Research Report By Payload (Cargo, Human Spaceflight & Satellite), By Platform (Air, Land & Sea), By Service Type, By Vehicle Type , by orbit type, by end user, by region (Americas, Asia-Pacific and Europe, Middle East and Africa) – Global forecasts to 2026 – …

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ASU biogeochemist receives prestigious scholarship

November 4, 2021 As a world renowned microbiologist and biogeochemist, Ferran Garcia Pichel has developed an understanding of the interconnectivity of science. He studies microbial communities, examining how bacteria exist and interact within ecosystems – and what we can learn from the simplicity and adaptability of their mechanisms. The American …

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Global LEO-Driven Satellite Propulsion Technology Market Expected To Reach $ 13,212.7 Million By 2031 – ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN – (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – The report “LEO Focused Satellite Propulsion Technology Market – A Global and Regional Analysis: Focus on End User, Application, Propulsion Type, Satellite Mass, Component, L ‘orbit, thruster type and country – Analysis and forecast, 2021-2031’ has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. The global LEO-driven satellite …

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Testimony of Patricia Sanders – Hearing: International collaboration and competition in space: monitoring the role and programs of NASA

Testimony of Patricia Sanders – Hearing: International collaboration and competition in space: monitoring the role and programs of NASA Progress report from: Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation Posted: Thursday October 21 2021 Declaration of Dr Patricia Sanders Chair National Aeronautics and Space Administration Advisory Group on Aerospace Safety …

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How SpaceX Can Live Up To Its $ 100 Billion Valuation

Astronauts Thomas Pesquet, Megan McArthur, Shane Kimbrough and Akihiko Hoshide with Acting NASA Administrator Steve Jurczyk and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk on April 23. Less than a month after sending four civilians on a historic three-day trip around Earth, Space Exploration Technologies Corp. has taken a new step: a valuation …

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Coldplay: Music of the Spheres album review

It’s been over 20 years since “Yellow” introduced the world to Coldplay at its best: hopelessly romantic but not suspicious, full of wonder but grounded in the present. The song’s cymbals crash and its lyrics lament for the stars, but it’s more than just love drivel. Chris Martin’s falsetto may …

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SpaceX Has “Huge Lead” Over Blue Origin, Says Renowned Physicist

Theoretical physicist Michio Kaku argues that Elon Musk’s company has accomplished more feats in space exploration than Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin. American theoretical physicist Michio Kaku has argued that Elon Musk’s SpaceX has a “huge lead” over Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin when it comes to space exploration, over “Varney & …

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Making Earth Observation Profitable Using Nanosatellites

The future of satellites is nanosatellites. However, the small size of these space technologies does not limit the impact they can have. Image Credit: Dima Zel / Shutterstock.com Since Russia launched the first man-made satellite in 1957, Earth has seen a steady increase in the number of orbiting satellites, with …

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Explorers Club: Women in Space | SpaceRef

THURSDAY – October 14 at 7 p.m. ET Meet 4 stellar women who are leading the way in the next era of human spaceflight – from commercial spaceflight professionals to budding astronauts to spacewalk operations engineers and more! Join moderator Dr Shawna Pandya to chat with these amazing Explorers Club …

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Exhibition Quartiers Terre Space for sale

M Live is pleased to announce that tickets for the award-winning NEIGHBORHOOD EARTH immersive space exhibit are on sale this Monday, October 11. Developed by NEC Partners, in collaboration with US Space & Rocket Center and George C. Marshall of NASA, NEIGHBORHOOD EARTH transports audiences across the galaxy in a …

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