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PhysOrg
Galileo satellites fuelled and ready for launcher attachmentEurope’s ninth and tenth Galileo satellites being fuelled by technicians in pro
Galileo satellites fuelled and ready for launcher attachment
PhysOrg / Posted 16 hours ago
Europe’s ninth and tenth Galileo satellites being fuelled by technicians in protective SCAPE suits within the Guiana Space Centre’s 3SB preparation building on 24 August. This left them ready to be attached to their launcher upper stage in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Five Nigerian Universities Host Nuclear Energy Centres of Excellence - NAECFranklin Osaisai, chairman of the Nigerian Atomic Energy Commission, NAEC, has
Five Nigerian Universities Host Nuclear Energy Centres of Excellence - NAEC
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
Franklin Osaisai, chairman of the Nigerian Atomic Energy Commission, NAEC, has said that five Nigerian universities now host nuclear energy centres of excellence. Mr. Osaisai, who disclosed this in an interview with newsmen on Friday in Abuja, said... Read more
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PhysOrg
Warming seas and melting ice sheetsAn iceberg floats in Disko Bay, near Ilulissat, Greenland, on July 24, 2015. Th
Warming seas and melting ice sheets
PhysOrg / Posted 4 days ago
An iceberg floats in Disko Bay, near Ilulissat, Greenland, on July 24, 2015. The massive Greenland ice sheet is shedding about 300 gigatons of ice a year into the ocean, making it the single largest source of sea level rise from melting ice. Credit:... Read more
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Inquirier.net
NASA sees unavoidable sea level rise aheadInfographics by http://www.climate.org/ MIAMI, United States—Sea levels are ri
NASA sees unavoidable sea level rise ahead
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 days ago
Infographics by http://www.climate.org/ MIAMI, United States—Sea levels are rising around the world, and the latest satellite data suggests that three feet (one meter) or more is unavoidable in the next 100 to 200 years, NASA scientists said... Read more
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Japan Today
NASA sees unavoidable sea level rise ahead ‹ Japan TodaySea levels are rising around the world, and the latest satellite data suggests
NASA sees unavoidable sea level rise ahead ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 5 days ago
Sea levels are rising around the world, and the latest satellite data suggests that three feet (one meter) or more is unavoidable in the next 100-200 years, NASA scientists said Wednesday. Ice sheets in Greenland and Antarctica are melting faster... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Sea levels set to rise at least one metre over next 100-200 years: NASAWorld sea levels set to rise at least one metre over next 100-200 years, NASA s
Sea levels set to rise at least one metre over next 100-200 years: NASA
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 5 days ago
World sea levels set to rise at least one metre over next 100-200 years, NASA says Sea levels are rising around the world and the latest satellite data suggests that one metre or more is unavoidable in the next 100-200 years, NASA scientists have... Read more
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PhysOrg
Ariane 5's fourth launch of 2015On 20 August 2015, Ariane 5 flight VA225 lifted off from Europe’s Spaceport in
Ariane 5's fourth launch of 2015
PhysOrg / Posted 10 days ago
On 20 August 2015, Ariane 5 flight VA225 lifted off from Europe’s Spaceport in French Guiana and delivered two telecom satellites, Eutelsat-8 West B and Intelsat-34, into their planned orbits. Credit: ESA An Ariane 5 lifted off tonight from Europe's... Read more
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PhysOrg
Technology-testing CubeSat hitchhiker on today's HTV launchLed by Gomspace in Denmark, GOMX-3 is a 3-unit CubeSat mission to demonstrate a
Technology-testing CubeSat hitchhiker on today's HTV launch
PhysOrg / Posted 12 days ago
Led by Gomspace in Denmark, GOMX-3 is a 3-unit CubeSat mission to demonstrate aircraft ADS-B signal reception and geostationary telecommunication satellite spot beam signal quality using an L-band reconfigurable software defined radio payload. A... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
ESA Awards Airbus Safran Launchers Ariane 6 Development ContractFirm Commitment For Development Activities Through PDR In 2016 The European Sp
ESA Awards Airbus Safran Launchers Ariane 6 Development Contract
The Aero-News Network / Posted 16 days ago
Firm Commitment For Development Activities Through PDR In 2016 The European Space Agency (ESA) and Airbus Safran Launchers today signed a €2.4 billion (approx $2.67 billion) contract covering the development of the Ariane 6 launcher in its two... Read more
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iol.co.za
Philae still silent, focus on drillingAPThis series of images, provided by the European Space Agency ESA of Comet 67P
Philae still silent, focus on drilling
iol.co.za / Posted 17 days ago
APThis series of images, provided by the European Space Agency ESA of Comet 67P/ChuryumovGerasimenko , was captured by Rosettas OSIRIS narrow-angle camera. Berlin - European scientists have revised their plans for the comet lander Philae and are now... Read more
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Reuters
Comet lander still silent, scientists shift focus to drillingPaolo Ferri (R) Head of Rosetta Mission Operations, seen on a video projection
Comet lander still silent, scientists shift focus to drilling
Reuters / Posted 18 days ago
Paolo Ferri (R) Head of Rosetta Mission Operations, seen on a video projection behind a model of the Philae lander, reacts after the successful landing of the lander on comet 67P/ Churyumov-Gerasimenko, at the European Space Agency's (ESA)... Read more
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PhysOrg
Airbus consortium to develop next generation Ariane 6An Ariane 5 rocket carrying two satellites, Amazonas 3 and Azerspace/Africasat-
Airbus consortium to develop next generation Ariane 6
PhysOrg / Posted 19 days ago
An Ariane 5 rocket carrying two satellites, Amazonas 3 and Azerspace/Africasat-1a, is on the launch pad on February 6, 2013 at the European space centre of Kourou, French Guiana The European Space Agency has tapped Airbus Safran Launchers to build a... Read more
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Independent
Philae lander data show comets could have brought 'building blocks of life' to EarthAn instrument on board the small robotic laboratory Philae which landed on the
Philae lander data show comets could have brought 'building blocks of life' to Earth
Independent / Posted 1 months ago
An instrument on board the small robotic laboratory Philae which landed on the comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko last November has detected an organic polymer with a similar composition of carbon, hydrogen and oxygen found in the biological molecules... Read more
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