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  1. FedWriters Wins NASA Contract to Provide Writing and Communication ServicesRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | PRWeb

    The FedWriters team will produce aviation-related feature stories for the NASA website, social media content, presentations and speeches, brochures, fact sheets and other public-facing documents. FedWriters was recently awarded a five-year contract by NASA to provide writing and communication services for the agency's Aeronautics Research Mission Directorate.

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    14 min ago | The Cyprus Weekly

    ... to launch two paying passengers on a tourist trip around the moon next year using a spaceship under development for NASA astronauts and a heavy-lift rocket yet to be flown, the launch company has announced. The launch of the first privately funded ...

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  3. Researchers aim to identify cause of eye pathologies in astronautsRead the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | Medical News

    ... in space for extended periods of time are experiencing eye pathologies. Samuels is collaborating with scientists at the NASA Glenn Research Center, and others, to help identify the cause of these pathologies, and determine whether there is a way to ...

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  4. Spacex Says It Will Fly 2 People To Moon Next YearRead the original story w/Photo

    55 min ago | CBS Local

    ... Thus a list of the five most famous and must see attractions is in order. This 20 July 1969 file photo released by NASA shows astronaut Edwin E. "Buzz" Aldrin, Jr. saluting the US flag on the surface of the Moon during the Apollo 11 lunar mission. ...

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  5. DARINGRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Daily Beast

    ... space tourists will fly on a spaceship that will undergo its first unmanned test flight later this year, with help from NASA. They will also have to undergo health and fitness tests and training prior to the trip, Musk said. The trip will not ...

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  6. SpaceX to send space tourists around Moon in 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Newkerala.com

    ... which provided most of the funding for Dragon 2 development, is a key enabler for this mission, said SpaceX. Meanwhile, NASA has promise to work closely with SpaceX. We will work closely with SpaceX to ensure it safely meets the contractual ...

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  7. SpaceX to send first paying tourists around the moon next yearRead the original story

    1 hr ago | China Daily

    SpaceX plans to launch two paying passengers on a tourist trip around the moon next year using a spaceship under development for NASA astronauts and a heavy-lift rocket yet to be flown, the launch company announced on Monday. The launch of the first privately funded tourist flight beyond the orbit of the International Space Station is tentatively targeted for late 2018, Space Exploration Technologies Chief Executive Elon Musk told reporters on a conference call.

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  8. Civilians get their tickets for moon tripRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Daily Gazette

    ... Apollo and space shuttle missions. The last moon landing was Apollo 17 in 1972. Musk said he would be willing to give NASA the first chance to combine with SpaceX on a lunar orbit mission, if the space agency is interested. “NASA would have ...

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  9. Elon Musk says SpaceX will fly private citizens to the moon & beyondRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | LA Daily News

    ... orbit - more than double what can be carried by the Falcon 9 rocket, which has been launched on 30 missions for NASA and commercial clients. Most commercial deliveries have been for weather and communications satellites. Both the Falcon Heavy and ...

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  10. SpaceX to send 2 tourists around moon in 20181 hour agoRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | India.com

    ... flights with private crew, who "have already paid a significant deposit," according to the statement, are encouraged by NASA and would help reduce long-term government costs and improve the reliability of these missions. The trip to the moon would ...

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  11. Meet Barbara Paulson, Iowa's Rocket GirlRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WHO-TV Des Moines

    ... to take care of their children, even during the workday. The fingerprints of those early women computers are still on NASA missions. It all started with this group, who helped design the Corporal rocket series. In the 1960s, Barbara and her ...

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  12. Thai Jan factory output up 1.3 pct, below forecastRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... to launch two paying passengers on a tourist trip around the moon next year using a spaceship under development for NASA astronauts and a heavy-lift rocket yet to be flown, the launch company announced on Monday. Feb 27 Uber Technologies Inc has ...

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  13. NASA will Send a Spacecraft to the Sun in 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | I4U Future Technology News

    Solar Probe Plus mission could launch as early as July 2018 and should help scientists solve a number of mysteries about our nearest star NASA has launched several missions into the outer space over the years. But none of them intended to arrive at the Sun's surface and to study its atmosphere closely.

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  14. SpaceX Prepares to Send Private Spacecraft on Moon Orbital TripRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | JD Journal

    ... into deep space. The last time the United States sent astronauts to the Moon was in the 1960s and 1970s for the NASA Apollo missions. CEO Elon Musk confirmed, "We are excited to announce that SpaceX has been approached to fly two private citizens on ...

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  15. SpaceX Announces Plans to Send Two Private Citizens Around Moon in 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | New Urban Legends

    ... following the successful initiation of their In the announcement, SpaceX made a point to acknowledge the contribution NASA has made to the development of their craft, as well as to point to the benefit paid space tourism will have on funding further ...

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  16. SpaceX Launches Falcon 9 Rocket from Historic NASA Launch PadRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Oak Ridge Observer

    ... on board. But its significance was broader. SpaceX has been working on renovating historic Launch Complex 39A where NASA sent the Apollo moon missions into space. SpaceX has yet to actually do this, but they're planning on their first reused booster ...

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  17. NASA to Blast James Webb Space Telescope with 'Earsplitting' NoiseRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Oak Ridge Observer

    To the delight of science enthusiasts, NASA has announced the discovery of seven Earth-sized planets orbiting a single star a mere 39 light-years away . "Depending on different factors, all of the planets could potentially harbor conditions for the possible existence of life on them", he said in an email response to questions February 24. The new results were published Wednesday in the journal Nature , and announced at a news briefing at NASA Headquarters in Washington.

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  18. Study finds peculiar tie between warm climate, slow snowmeltRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Chronicle-Journal

    ... helps keep rivers healthy, and for floods and flood control. Mountain snow is a vital water source around the globe. NASA, which is conducting an unrelated study on how to measure snow from space, says one-sixth of the world's population gets most ...

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  19. Everything you need to know about SpaceX's big moon announcementRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Mashable

    The SpaceX founder wants his company to lead the charge to build a city on Mars, and next year, the spaceflight company plans to fly its first astronauts to the International Space Station for NASA. So generally, SpaceX is pretty busy.

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  20. NASA kicks off study to add crew to first flight of Orion, SLSRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Aerotech News And Review

    NASA is assessing the feasibility of adding a crew to the first integrated flight of the agency's Space Launch System rocket and Orion spacecraft, Exploration Mission-1. NASA is building new deep space capabilities to take humans farther into the solar system than we have ever traveled, and ultimately to Mars.

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