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20/11/2016 - 14:00
On board the Soyuz rocket with her are Russian cosmonaut Oleg Novitsky and French newcomer Thomas Pesquet. They are expected to arrive at...
02/10/2016 - 12:28
Time in Classical and Quantum Mechanics In classical physics, time is absolute and invariable. All clocks tick at the same rate and...
30/09/2016 - 14:21
What he does have in mind is the future of human space exploration. In a decade or so, the International Space Station will be done with....
12/03/2016 - 13:05
Both countries prematurely quashed their nuclear thermal propulsion programs (Though the Soviets’ lasted into the 1980s). “Prematurely”...
16/12/2015 - 14:54
A lot has changed since the original Star Wars film in 1977; even since the last release in 2005. So when The Force Awakens presents the...
07/06/2015 - 13:42
The multitude of planetary systems seems to be yet another fact of our cosmic inconsequence, in which our corner of the universe is just...
19/05/2015 - 16:33
FREE-FOR-ALL Computing gets much of the credit for lowering the barriers to entry to space. The modern smartphone is the product of three-...
28/07/2013 - 17:35
The smell of space is so distinct that, three years ago, NASA reached out to Steven Pearce of the fragrance maker Omega Ingredients to re-...
25/07/2013 - 16:49
Einstein famously postulated that, as Dr. White put it, “thou shalt not exceed the speed of light,” essentially setting a galactic speed...
15/07/2013 - 14:33
Van Westeren said that taken at face value, the findings suggest that the moon was once part of the Earth that was blasted into space by an...
26/08/2012 - 12:50
They found the Agena and docked successfully, but when they tried a pre-arranged manoeuvre of the combined spacecraft it went into a spin....
01/07/2012 - 10:16
The plan Mars One hopes to launch a communications satellite and a supply mission to Mars in 2016, then send a large rover to the Red...

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