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2014/11/20 01:15
2014/11/20 01:15
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Nasa, Apollo 11, Neil Armstrong. Words and images we all know from the history of space exploration. In case your knowledge is limited only to the man-landing-on-the-Moon episode — or to the film...
2014/11/20 01:15
2014/11/20 01:15
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2014/11/19 16:09
2014/11/19 16:09
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If you think of some of the objects sent into space – a Louis Armstrongrecord, a golf ball, Lego, Luke Skywalker's Lightsabar, some pizza – the aliens they eventually reach may have a strange picture...
2014/11/16 00:05
2014/11/16 00:05
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Neil Armstrong. John Glenn. Gus Grissom. Alan Shepard. Sally Ride. The names of those American astronauts are etched into our country’s consciousness as American symbols of courage, knowledge,...
2014/11/15 02:01
2014/11/15 02:01
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Police say a drunken man led them on a chase Friday through Rock Hill. Police charged Alan Shepard with failure to stop for blue lights, DUI and damage to city property. Police said he was driving...
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2014/11/07 23:46
2014/11/07 23:46
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Canadian teenagers Mathew Ho and Asad Muhammad launched a lego man into space. Japanese astronaut Satoshi Furukawa completed a miniature copy of the International Space Station made of LEGOs in about...
2014/11/05 13:17
2014/11/05 13:17
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What now for Virgin Galactic? Rocket science, contrary to the well-worn cliche, is quite simple. It’s mostly combustion chemistry and thermodynamics, plus Newtonian mechanics. It’s rocket engineering...
2014/11/05 11:17
2014/11/05 11:17
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The crucial time for the future of Virgin Galactic Rocket science, contrary to the well-worn cliche, is quite simple. It’s mostly combustion chemistry and thermodynamics, plus Newtonian mechanics....
2014/11/05 06:18
2014/11/05 06:18
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The man held his hand about a foot from my face, put his forefinger about a millimeter above his upturned thumb, and told me, "We are always about this close to catastrophe." The man I was...
2014/11/05 03:02
2014/11/05 03:02
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In 1972, when astronaut Eugene Cernan stepped off the moon’s surface and onto the Apollo 17 craft to return to Earth, he looked down at his final footprints and knew it was the last time he would ever...
2014/10/30 21:19
2014/10/30 21:19
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Trying to Go to Space on the Cheap Has Had Disastrous Consequences in the Past An unmanned Orbital Sciences Corp.’s Antares rocket explodes shortly after takeoff at Wallops Flight Facility on Wallops...
2014/10/27 04:42
2014/10/27 04:42
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Even more than rules, records are made for breaking. A skyscraper rises a metre taller than its rivals, an athlete beats his opponent by a fraction of a second. But some pioneers should never be...
2014/11/20 01:15
2014/11/20 01:15
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