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  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. Russian's Space Capsule Carrying Goods For Astronauts Falls Through ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2015 | International Business Times

    ... members of the space station, told the Associated Press the flight controllers gave up in commanding the cargo space craft. Kelly assured they can go by without the goods from Progress M-27M and explained incidences such as this are common. Although ...

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  6. An unpiloted Russian spacecraft is spinning out of control in spaceRead the original story

    Apr 28, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... this month, a SpaceX Dragon capsule successfully docked with the station, delivering cargo. But if the Progress space craft is unable connect with the station, it would be the second failed attempt in recent months. In October, an Anteres rocket ...

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  7. Former Astronaut Sen. Nelson Speaks at UVA Center for PoliticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | NBC29

    ... says that experience shaped his perspective on both life and politics. "When you look through the window of the space craft back at Earth, you don't see political divisions and racial divisions, and you don't see ethnic divisions. What you see is ...

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  8. 'A challenge of sheer scale:' Here's a glimpse into Paul Allen's ambitious space plansRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Business Journal

    ... lifting versions of their spacecraft high into the atmosphere for launch. Sierra Nevada is developing a small space craft with wings, something like a small-scale Space Shuttle, while Orbital Science rockets are more traditional tubes with an engine ...

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  9. Ted Cruz Might Actually by Good for Johnson Space CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | Houston Press

    ... companies are working on commercial vehicles but NASA astronauts have been hitching $76 million rides on Russian space craft for the past few years). That hit JSC particularly hard since manned space flight has been their focus from the start. And ...

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  10. Space Expo at the New England Air Museum in Windsor LocksRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | Patch.com

    ... include demonstrations and hands-on activities. Visitors can meet an astronaut, try on a space suit, pilot a space craft simulator, touch a meteorite, learn about the atmosphere of Mars, build a rocket, and much more. NASA Astronaut (Retired) Don ...

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  11. space lightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2015 | Chookooloonks

    ... DIRECTOR ... This is the Mission Control that is currently under construction, for Orion, NASA's new exploration space craft -- the next generation of the Space Shuttle, but this one is slated for deep space. Trips to Mars, that sort of thing. The ...

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  12. US astronauts speed through spacewalk at orbiting labRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2015 | The Age

    Readying for commercial space craft: astronaut Barry "Butch" Wilmore begins the spacewalk on Saturday morning to wire the International Space Station. Miami: Two US astronauts on Sunday made speedy work of their third spacewalk to get the International Space Station ready for the arrival of more commercial spacecraft in the coming years.

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  13. Suspected ammonia leak on International Space Station a false alarmRead the original story

    Jan 14, 2015 | UAport

    U.S. astronauts evacuated to the Russian side of the space craft now working to restore systems and return to work on their segment By Ashley Csanady, Canada.com January 14, 2015 StoryPhotos Space shuttle Endeavour is docked with the International Space Station as the space station's Canadarm2 transfers a load for installation on the ISS in 2011.

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  14. A real Space Odyssey! Train driver builds the UK's first Roswell...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | Mail on Sunday

    ... in it. For more than 70 years this unique style of caravan existed only as a rough sketch based on a mythical space craft in the States when space exploration was in its infancy, and Dan Dare was the hero of the day. Then a few years ago Andrew ...

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  15. SpaceX continues to make historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... task but that's what SpaceX is all about. Everything from the first successfully private funded, built and owned space craft capable of carrying both supplies and human crews to the International Space Station to space vehicles capable of taking ...

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