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  1. Final GPS Iif Satellite Moves to Next Processing Phase Toward LaunchRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Wireless Design & Development

    ... or failures that may have an impact on the satellite while in orbit. "We also take a photo of every inch of the space craft in case we need to refer to it to trouble shoot something while it is in orbit," said Chappie, who has worked in military ...

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  2. GPS Iif 12 moves to next processing phase toward launchRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Missileer

    ... or failures that may have an impact on the satellite while in orbit. "We also take a photo of every inch of the space craft in case we need to refer to it to trouble shoot something while it is in orbit," said Chappie who has worked in military ...

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  3. SpaceX's Crew Dragon Rocks Latest Hover TestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 23 | The Echo

    ... to land humans on the ground with the accuracy of a helicopter. The SuperDraco thrusters are meant to help the space craft land safely on solid surfaces, a must if SpaceX is to complete its future assignment of delivering the first Mars settlers on ...

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  4. A touchdown for SpaceXEver since the dawn of the Space Age, rockets...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2015 | Valley Morning Star

    Ever since the dawn of the Space Age, rockets blasting off the launch pad have climbed a few hundred miles to deliver their payloads into orbit, then fallen back to earth where they either burn up in the atmosphere or plunge into the sea, never to fly again.

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  5. Meet Dream Chaser: the spunky little space plane that couldRead the original story

    Friday Jan 15 | The Washington Post

    An artist's depiction of the Sierra Nevada Corp's Dream Chaser in space. Mark Sirangelo and his team at the Sierra Nevada Corp. had been working for years to develop a new space craft to fly astronauts to the International Space Station.

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  6. Let's Take a Moment to Appreciate That We Went to Friggin' Pluto This YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2015 | PC Magazine

    ... you'd actually see. And, as it turns out, you were kinda right - only 10 months after NASA's New Horizons space craft launched in 2006, the International Astronomical Union stripped Pluto of its planetary status . But whether Pluto is officially ...

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  7. A touchdown for SpaceXEver since the dawn of the Space Age, rockets...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2015 | Valley Morning Star

    Ever since the dawn of the Space Age, rockets blasting off the launch pad have climbed a few hundred miles to deliver their payloads into orbit, then fallen back to earth where they either burn up in the atmosphere or plunge into the sea, never to fly again.

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  8. Ron Fink: Has the Fourth Attempt to Build a Lompoc Space Center been Grounded?Read the original story

    Oct 6, 2015 | Noozhawk

    ... was in the Space Shuttle era when a small group of local astronomers tried to establish a small display of space craft artifacts near a star gazing telescope that was once in Ken Adam Park on the north edge of town. They were unable to get a good ...

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  9. 'This is tremendously exciting' NASA make stunning announcement as...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2015 | Daily Star

    ... Mr Grunsfeld a veteran of five space shuttle flights said the minerals on Mars could power the blasters of space craft. He said: "All of the scientific discoveries that we are making on the surface of Mars are giving us a much better view that Mars ...

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  10. To beat caste system, kids named after spaceshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2015 | The Times of India

    ... was not restricted by his ideology. The ardent communist did not hesitate to name his daughter Viking-II (a Nasa space craft to Mars in 1976). "Unlike many others of his ilk, Chary used to argue that a true Communist should think universal," said ...

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  11. Justin Hayward of The Moody Blues Graces the Plymouth StageRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2015 | UnionLeader.com

    ... Past'. This album went on to become a favorite of the NASA astronauts and was taken aboard the Atlantis shuttle space craft by Chief astronaut "Hoot" Gibson on many missions. When the Moody Blues took a break from touring in 1975, Justin worked on ...

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  12. Mars astronaut hopeful stationed on planet Wellesley for nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2015 | The Swellesley Report

    ... toured dozens of space-related facilities, been interviewed by numerous publications and attended a couple of space craft launches, including one in Kazakhstan two years ago . She has spread her message of dreaming big and loving STEM (science, ...

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  13. Space Center Houston Slideshow: STEM on SteroidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2015 | EETimes

    Take a behind-the-scenes tour of Orion space craft and meet the talented team at NASA behind the Deep Space endeavor. The Manned Space Flight Education Foundation Inc. is a 501 nonprofit educational foundation with an extensive science education program and a space museum.

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  14. NASA tests the rocket engine like that which will launch the new Orion space ship.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2015 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... back then when they were developing the shuttle, except this is almost like Apollo," May said. "We're building a space craft and a launch vehicle that's going to take us out beyond lower earth orbit into deep space. We haven't done that in over 40 ...

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  15. Justin Hayward of The Moody Blues Graces the Plymouth StageRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2015 | UnionLeader.com

    ... Past'. This album went on to become a favorite of the NASA astronauts and was taken aboard the Atlantis shuttle space craft by Chief astronaut "Hoot" Gibson on many missions. When the Moody Blues took a break from touring in 1975, Justin worked on ...

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  16. Mir: Russia's Space StationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2015 | Universe Today

    ... would each accommodate 20-tonne space station modules based on the TKS spacecraft - a previous generation of space craft used to bring cosmonauts and supplies to the Salyut space stations. Work began on the station in 1979, and drawing were released ...

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  17. NASA Administrator blasts Congress over spending billRead the original story

    Jun 11, 2015 | The Washington Post

    American astronaut Terry Virts flew back from space Thursday morning, touching down in Kazakhstan. Like the flight to the International Space Station, the trip was aboard a Russian space craft, the Soyuz.

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  18. Starting Nine: Astros to remove Tal's HillRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2015 | Crawfish Boxes

    ... Yeah, dumb reason, but you asked. Also, I still want them to replace the train with some kind of rocket/shuttle/space craft, but they're removing the hill instead. So yeah. Blah. The only benefit to this is that I can stop listening to people ...

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  19. Secret US Military Space Drone Heads Back to OrbitRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2015 | Government Executive

    ... in recent years, it's no surprise that the US Air Force wants to develop the technology for its own reusable space craft. The question remains whether it will develop a larger version to transport humans, which some speculated might be the case ...

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