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  • new(BA) Shares Trading down at $210.13 ForeFlight Mobile Now Includes Key… - Highlight Press
    (BA) Shares Trading down at $210.13 ForeFlight Mobile Now Includes Key…Highlight PressThe Boeing Company, launched on July 19, 1934, is an aerospace company. The Company is involved in the design, development, manufacture, sale, service and su…
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  • newBeyond a Boot Print: The Lasting Effect of Apollo on Humanity - Hackaday
    HackadayBeyond a Boot Print: The Lasting Effect of Apollo on HumanityHackadayMost people who read a site like Hackaday are interested in manned spaceflight. You might not agree how one particular country or another is going about it, but I'm wil…
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  • newBoeing Company (The) (BA) Hits a New 52-Week High - Highlight Press
    BNB DailyBoeing Company (The) (BA) Hits a New 52-Week HighHighlight PressThe Boeing Company, launched on July 19, 1934, is an aerospace company. The Company is involved in the design, development, manufacture, sale, service and support of commer…
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  • newThe artist as astronaut - Nature.com (blog)
    Nature.com (blog)The artist as astronautNature.com (blog)Space Tapestry is on display in two parts: Faraway Missions will be at Tate Liverpool until 15 October; Earth Observation & Human Spaceflight will be on display at Modern Art Oxford until…
    - 4 hours ago 20 Jul 17, 12:08pm -
  • newPropulsive landings nixed from SpaceX's Dragon spaceship - Spaceflight Now
    Spaceflight NowPropulsive landings nixed from SpaceX's Dragon spaceshipSpaceflight NowHe added that the human-rated Dragon, which SpaceX is developing with mostly NASA funding, is “technically” still capable of propulsive landings. “Althou…
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  • newSatnews Daily - SatNews Publishers
    SatNews PublishersSatnews DailySatNews PublishersMr. Alexander has worked in various human space flight for the last 20 years, including the Space Shuttle and International Space Station programs in various capacities with United Space Alliance…
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  • newThe Making of an Astronaut - NBCNews.com
    NBCNews.comThe Making of an AstronautNBCNews.comThe first American astronaut to ride a rocket, Alan Shepard, got #2 just three weeks after Russian cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin (#1) kicked off the era of human spaceflight in 1961. Neil Armstrong was #2…
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  • Europe's lightweight Vega launcher nears 10th flight - Spaceflight Now
    Spaceflight NowEurope's lightweight Vega launcher nears 10th flightSpaceflight NowScientists will analyze the mission's data output to study how environmental and human factors influence vegetation health. The Venµs project is a partnership bet…
    - 1 day ago 19 Jul 17, 7:31am -
  • VASIMR plasma engine: Earth to Mars in 39 days? - SpaceFlight Insider
    VASIMR plasma engine: Earth to Mars in 39 days?SpaceFlight InsiderRIGHT: Artist's rendition of a human mission to Mars with 10 MW NEP-VASIMR®. Images Credit: Ad Astra Rocket Company. In other words, Chang Diaz is allowing for further developmen…
    - 1 day ago 19 Jul 17, 6:19am -
  • Musk to present SpaceX's commercial space progress at ISSR&D in Washington DC on Wed. - Teslarati
    TeslaratiMusk to present SpaceX's commercial space progress at ISSR&D in Washington DC on Wed.Teslarati... and present successes in commercial spaceflight. The SpaceX Founder, CEO and CTO will likely also touch on progress being made towards Spa…
    - 2 days ago 18 Jul 17, 10:28pm -

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  • newCASIS Recycles NASA Hype In Its Quarterly Reports To NASA
    CASIS Quarterly Report for the Period January 1 - March 31, 2017 "Executive Summary: The second fiscal quarter (Q2) of 2017 (FY17) brought forward meaningful progress for the International Space Station (ISS) U.S. National Laboratory and demonstrated…
    - 2 hours ago 20 Jul 17, 1:54pm -
  • newDestroying History Is Never Smart, NASA
    NASA Destroyed Hundreds of Mystery Tapes Found in a Dead Man's Basement, Motherboard "NASA takes records retention matters very seriously, so upon receiving notice about these former NASA assets, NASA undertook a new inspection in 2015-2016," a NASA…
    - 11 hours ago 20 Jul 17, 5:16am -
  • newTarget Sponsors CASIS ISS Cotton Challenge
    CASIS Announces Cotton Sustainability Challenge "The Center for the Advancement of Science in Space (CASIS) today announced a cotton sustainability challenge, sponsored by Target Corporation, where researchers and innovators will have the ability to…
    - 22 hours ago 19 Jul 17, 6:38pm -
  • Congressman Asks NASA About Those Secret Ancient Martians
    Congressman asks scientists if they've found ancient civilizations on Mars, Ars Technica "The hearing was respectable, with on-point witnesses and mostly incisive questions. That is, until California Republican Dana Rohrabacher had his turn at the mi…
    - 2 days ago 18 Jul 17, 9:07pm -
  • Sour Grapes From Charlie Bolden
    Charles Bolden 'blunt' about Trump and space, says president 'talks a lot', AL.com "The president had an opportunity after challenging NASA to show how we could put humans on the very first flight of SLS and Orion," Bolden said. He...
    - 2 days ago 18 Jul 17, 12:14pm -
  • Confusing Public Comments From the NASA ISS Director
    Keith's note: I was at the ISS R&D Conference today in Washington, DC (I'll be there all week). One of today's events was a panel that discussed the role of the National Academy of Science in advising NASA -...
    - 3 days ago 18 Jul 17, 12:18am -
  • Only Congress Likes That Space Corps Idea
    White House Opposes Space Corps, Space Policy Online "The Trump Administration informed the House that it does not agree on the need for the Space Corps proposed in the FY2018 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA). The White House Statement of...
    - 4 days ago 17 Jul 17, 12:19am -
  • Fire at SpaceX Port Canaveral Facility
    Officials say rooftop fire at SpaceX/Port Canaveral building out; one fire fighter taken to hospital for heat-related stress 1/2— William Harwood (@cbs_spacenews) July 17, 2017 No SpaceX workers on site at time of fire; building said to be empt…
    - 4 days ago 17 Jul 17, 12:07am -
  • There Was A TDRS-M Incident During Closeout
    TDRS-M Status Update - July 15, 2017 "NASA and Boeing are reviewing an incident that occurred during final spacecraft closeout activities on the Tracking Data Relay Satellite (TDRS-M) mission at Astrotech Space Operations in Titusville, Florida, on J…
    - 4 days ago 16 Jul 17, 4:22am -
  • House Approves Apollo 1 Memorial At Arlington
    Keith's note: Rep. Eddie Bernice Johnson (D-TX) submitted an amendment to the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2018 that sets aside $50,000 stating "The Secretary of the Army shall, in consultation with the Administrator of the Nati…
    - 6 days ago 14 Jul 17, 9:00pm -
  • Scott Pace To Run National Space Council
    President Donald J. Trump Announces Intent to Appoint Scott Pace to the National Space Council "Over his career, Dr. Scott Pace has honed his expertise in the areas of science, space, and technology. Currently, he is the Director of the...
    - 7 days ago 14 Jul 17, 4:00am -
  • Vector Space Systems Investment by Sequoia Capital Could Pay off Big
    Vector Space Systems - Small Rockets, Small Satellites and Possibly a Big Payday, SpaceQ (Story and Podcast) "In 2016 Jim Cantrell and group of veteran space professionals started Vector Space Systems. Their goal? Nothing less than than building a sm…
    - 7 days ago 13 Jul 17, 5:49pm -
  • NASA Is Still Kicking The Can Down the Road to Mars
    NASA finally admits it doesn't have the funding to land humans on Mars, Ars Technica "Now, finally, the agency appears to have bended toward reality. During a propulsion meeting of the American Institute for Aeronautics and Astronautics on Wednesday,…
    - 7 days ago 13 Jul 17, 4:39pm -
  • Today's Hearing on Space Commerce
    Reopening the American Frontier: Promoting Partnerships Between Commercial Space and the U.S. Government to Advance Exploration and Settlement (with video) "U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas), chairman of the Subcommittee on Space, Science, and Competitive…
    - 7 days ago 13 Jul 17, 3:54pm -
  • Moon Express Does A Big Reveal
    Moon Express Unveils Lunar Mission Architecture, Moon Express "On July 12, 2017, Moon Express unveiled its exploration architecture, including plans to establish the world's first permanent lunar outpost at the South Pole of the Moon by 2020. The com…
    - 8 days ago 12 Jul 17, 5:19pm -

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IC 1396: Emission Nebula in Cepheus
IC 1396: Emission Nebula in Cepheus
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Ireson Hill on Mars
Ireson Hill on Mars
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Thunder Moon over Pisa
Thunder Moon over Pisa
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Moon Shadow versus Sun Reflection
Moon Shadow versus Sun Reflection
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Lightning Eclipse from the Planet of the Goats
Lightning Eclipse from the Planet of the Goats
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Close up of the Great Red Spot
Close up of the Great Red Spot
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