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The Register
Gaze in awe at Elon Musk’s historic 156-foot erectionis so close to Hawthorne Municipal Airport and the FAA was worried about the fl
Gaze in awe at Elon Musk’s historic 156-foot erection
The Register / Posted yesterday
is so close to Hawthorne Municipal Airport and the FAA was worried about the flight risk. It will join the company's first Dragon capsule to make it back to earth on permanent display, although that hardware is stored inside the facility. Flight... Read more
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The Space Review
Human-rating the Atlas V Centaur for NASA’s commercial crew programreliable and safe to transport crews to the ISS. That reliance will end when S
Human-rating the Atlas V Centaur for NASA’s commercial crew program
The Space Review / Posted yesterday
reliable and safe to transport crews to the ISS. That reliance will end when SpaceX with its Falcon 9 rocket and Crew Dragon capsule, and the United Launch Alliance (ULA) Atlas V with Boeing’s CST-100 Starliner capsule, return this capability... Read more
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dna
US astronauts prepare station for commercial space taxisSpaceX, owned and operated by technology entrepreneur Elon Musk, plans to begin
US astronauts prepare station for commercial space taxis
dna / Posted 2 days ago
SpaceX, owned and operated by technology entrepreneur Elon Musk, plans to begin test flights of its new passenger Dragon capsule to the station in 2017. Boeing's debut flight of its CST-100 Starliner capsule is expected in 2018. NASA had... Read more
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News.com.au
NASA astronauts install new ISS dock portenabling the access for future commercial vehicles. The new docking mechanism
NASA astronauts install new ISS dock port
News.com.au / Posted 4 days ago
enabling the access for future commercial vehicles. The new docking mechanism was transported in June to the ISS aboard a Dragon capsule by California-based private firm SpaceX, after the first IDA was lost during the launch failure of a SpaceX... Read more
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New Kerala
NASA astronauts install new docking ports at ISS - newkerala.com #107523enabling the access for future commercial vehicles. The new docking mechanism
NASA astronauts install new docking ports at ISS - newkerala.com #107523
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
enabling the access for future commercial vehicles. The new docking mechanism was transported in June to the ISS aboard a Dragon capsule by California-based private firm SpaceX, after the first IDA was lost during the launch failure of a SpaceX... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Astronauts install parking spot on ISSSpaceX, owned and operated by technology entrepreneur Elon Musk, plans to begin
Astronauts install parking spot on ISS
Sky News Australia / Posted 4 days ago
SpaceX, owned and operated by technology entrepreneur Elon Musk, plans to begin test flights of its new passenger Dragon capsule to the station in 2017. Boeing's debut flight of its CST-100 Starliner capsule is expected in 2018. NASA had... Read more
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News.com.au
Astronauts install parking spot on ISSSpaceX, owned and operated by technology entrepreneur Elon Musk, plans to begin
Astronauts install parking spot on ISS
News.com.au / Posted 4 days ago
SpaceX, owned and operated by technology entrepreneur Elon Musk, plans to begin test flights of its new passenger Dragon capsule to the station in 2017. Boeing's debut flight of its CST-100 Starliner capsule is expected in 2018. NASA had... Read more
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Times of Malta
NASA installs parking spot in space for commercial taxisSpaceX, owned and operated by technology entrepreneur Elon Musk, plans to begin
NASA installs parking spot in space for commercial taxis
Times of Malta / Posted 4 days ago
SpaceX, owned and operated by technology entrepreneur Elon Musk, plans to begin test flights of its new passenger Dragon capsule to the station in 2017. Ferrying astronauts to the International Space Station requires deep pockets. Photo:... Read more
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dna
NASA astronauts prepare parking spot for commercial space taxisSpaceX, owned and operated by technology entrepreneur Elon Musk, plans to begin
NASA astronauts prepare parking spot for commercial space taxis
dna / Posted 4 days ago
SpaceX, owned and operated by technology entrepreneur Elon Musk, plans to begin test flights of its new passenger Dragon capsule to the station in 2017. Boeing's debut flight of its CST-100 Starliner capsule is expected in 2018. NASA had... Read more
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Raw Story
US astronauts prepare station for commercial space taxisSpaceX, owned and operated by technology entrepreneur Elon Musk, plans to begin
US astronauts prepare station for commercial space taxis
Raw Story / Posted 4 days ago
SpaceX, owned and operated by technology entrepreneur Elon Musk, plans to begin test flights of its new passenger Dragon capsule to the station in 2017. Boeing’s debut flight of its CST-100 Starliner capsule is expected in 2018. NASA had... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
SpaceX And Boeing Are Officially Setting Up Shop On The ISSthe ISS. The capsules designed to fit the dock aren't finished yet. SpaceX is
SpaceX And Boeing Are Officially Setting Up Shop On The ISS
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 6 days ago
the ISS. The capsules designed to fit the dock aren't finished yet. SpaceX is currently working on a manned version of its Dragon capsule, and Boeing is still finishing its CST-100 Starliner. But if all goes according to plan, the first missions... Read more
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The Verge
NASA astronauts will install a new dock to the International Space Station this Fridaystation on July 20th, after launching on one of SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rockets. It d
NASA astronauts will install a new dock to the International Space Station this Friday
The Verge / Posted 7 days ago
station on July 20th, after launching on one of SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rockets. It didn’t travel inside SpaceX’s pressurized Dragon capsule, though, which usually houses all the cargo bound for the station. Instead, the adapter was transported inside... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Billionaire's reading list drives up price of obscure 1929 treatisehis latest read sent the price of the few copies into orbit, surging by more th
Billionaire's reading list drives up price of obscure 1929 treatise
Brisbane Times / Posted 13 days ago
his latest read sent the price of the few copies into orbit, surging by more than 9000 per cent. Elon Musk with his SpaceX Dragon capsule. The billionaire has named his soace rocket company's drone ships after sentient spacecraft in sci-fis by Iain... Read more
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The Age
Billionaire's reading list drives up price of obscure 1929 treatisehis latest read sent the price of the few copies into orbit, surging by more th
Billionaire's reading list drives up price of obscure 1929 treatise
The Age / Posted 13 days ago
his latest read sent the price of the few copies into orbit, surging by more than 9000 per cent. Elon Musk with his SpaceX Dragon capsule. The billionaire has named his soace rocket company's drone ships after sentient spacecraft in sci-fis by Iain... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Billionaire's reading list drives up price of obscure 1929 treatisehis latest read sent the price of the few copies into orbit, surging by more th
Billionaire's reading list drives up price of obscure 1929 treatise
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 13 days ago
his latest read sent the price of the few copies into orbit, surging by more than 9000 per cent. Elon Musk with his SpaceX Dragon capsule. The billionaire has named his soace rocket company's drone ships after sentient spacecraft in sci-fis by Iain... Read more
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Canberra Times
Billionaire's reading list drives up price of obscure 1929 treatisehis latest read sent the price of the few copies into orbit, surging by more th
Billionaire's reading list drives up price of obscure 1929 treatise
Canberra Times / Posted 13 days ago
his latest read sent the price of the few copies into orbit, surging by more than 9000 per cent. Elon Musk with his SpaceX Dragon capsule. The billionaire has named his soace rocket company's drone ships after sentient spacecraft in sci-fis by Iain... Read more
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Wired News
Why We Shouldn’t Go to Mars: We Might Decimate the Martiansthe number of active robots and landers on its surface. In late April, SpaceX a
Why We Shouldn’t Go to Mars: We Might Decimate the Martians
Wired News / Posted 17 days ago
the number of active robots and landers on its surface. In late April, SpaceX announced that it will send an unmanned Red Dragon capsule—the vehicle it eventually plans to use for a human round trip—to the planet as early as 2018. Between the star... Read more
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Daily Mail
America is going back to the moon! Private mission gets go-aheadas early as 2018. SpaceX plans to make that launch in 2018, although the Falco
America is going back to the moon! Private mission gets go-ahead
Daily Mail / Posted 20 days ago
as early as 2018. SpaceX plans to make that launch in 2018, although the Falcon Heavy rocket that will carry the company's Dragon capsule to will not have its first test flight until later in 2016. Nasa, which is aiming for a human mission to Mars... Read more
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ExtremeTech
NASA orders second manned ISS mission from SpaceXA standard Dragon 2 mission to the ISS will carry four crew members and as much
NASA orders second manned ISS mission from SpaceX
ExtremeTech / Posted 21 days ago
A standard Dragon 2 mission to the ISS will carry four crew members and as much as 220 pounds of pressurized cargo. The Dragon capsule will remain docked at the ISS for 210 days, during which time it will be available as an emergency life raft... Read more
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CBS News
NASA orders second crew ferry ship from SpaceXlast year to build two post-certification CST-100 "Starliner" ferry ships and t
NASA orders second crew ferry ship from SpaceX
CBS News / Posted 25 days ago
last year to build two post-certification CST-100 "Starliner" ferry ships and the second order for a SpaceX piloted Dragon capsule completes the minimum number guaranteed under the Commercial Crew Transportation Capability program. The... Read more
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The Verge
NASA orders a second SpaceX crew mission to the ISSCalifornia, for the missions NASA has ordered. Two of those four vehicles will
NASA orders a second SpaceX crew mission to the ISS
The Verge / Posted 25 days ago
California, for the missions NASA has ordered. Two of those four vehicles will be used exclusively for testing. The Crew Dragon capsule is similar to the spacecraft that SpaceX uses to send cargo to the ISS, but it's fitted with life support and... Read more
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Daily Mail
SpaceX gets second Nasa contract to take astronauts to space stationSpaceX gets Nasa contract to blast astronauts to space station in Dragon capsul
SpaceX gets second Nasa contract to take astronauts to space station
Daily Mail / Posted 25 days ago
SpaceX gets Nasa contract to blast astronauts to space station in Dragon capsule in bid to end reliance on Russian rockets SpaceX has managed to land four rockets from space back on Earth Both SpaceX and Boeing have received orders from Nasa, and... Read more
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Raw Story
SpaceX likely to spend over $300M on Red Dragon Mars missionstories. Follow Raw Story! Earlier this year, Elon Musk’s SpaceX announced an
SpaceX likely to spend over $300M on Red Dragon Mars mission
Raw Story / Posted 25 days ago
stories. Follow Raw Story! Earlier this year, Elon Musk’s SpaceX announced an ambitious plan to send its first uncrewed Dragon capsule to Mars as early as 2018. Now, a senior NASA official has provided a ballpark estimate of what this mission is... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
VIDEO: Watch the world turn from a million miles awaystamp stuck to the side of the New Horizons spacecraft that has traveled nearly
VIDEO: Watch the world turn from a million miles away
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 26 days ago
stamp stuck to the side of the New Horizons spacecraft that has traveled nearly 3.5 billion miles from Earth.More > SpaceX Dragon capsule delivers new station docking portSpaceX Dragon capsule delivers new station docking port SpaceX finally made... Read more
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Daily Mail
Astronauts are FIVE times more likely to die from heart diseasehealth. SpaceX plans to make that launch in 2018, although the Falcon Heavy ro
Astronauts are FIVE times more likely to die from heart disease
Daily Mail / Posted 26 days ago
health. SpaceX plans to make that launch in 2018, although the Falcon Heavy rocket that will carry the company's Dragon capsule will not have its first test flight until later in 2016. Nasa said it will provide technical support for... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Chinese rocket re-enters atmosphere near Californiastuck to the side of the New Horizons spacecraft that has traveled nearly 3.5 b
Chinese rocket re-enters atmosphere near California
WSMV Nashville / Posted 26 days ago
stuck to the side of the New Horizons spacecraft that has traveled nearly 3.5 billion miles from Earth.More >> SpaceX Dragon capsule delivers new station docking portSpaceX Dragon capsule delivers new station docking port SpaceX finally made... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
NASA spots largest solar flares since Aprilstuck to the side of the New Horizons spacecraft that has traveled nearly 3.5 b
NASA spots largest solar flares since April
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 29 days ago
stuck to the side of the New Horizons spacecraft that has traveled nearly 3.5 billion miles from Earth.More >> SpaceX Dragon capsule delivers new station docking portSpaceX Dragon capsule delivers new station docking port SpaceX finally made... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
NASA spots largest solar flares since Aprilstamp stuck to the side of the New Horizons spacecraft that has traveled nearly
NASA spots largest solar flares since April
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 29 days ago
stamp stuck to the side of the New Horizons spacecraft that has traveled nearly 3.5 billion miles from Earth.More > SpaceX Dragon capsule delivers new station docking portSpaceX Dragon capsule delivers new station docking port SpaceX finally made... Read more
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ExtremeTech
NASA’s new DNA sequencer on the ISS could be used on aliensmissions to the International Space Station include the basics like food, but a
NASA’s new DNA sequencer on the ISS could be used on aliens
ExtremeTech / Posted 29 days ago
missions to the International Space Station include the basics like food, but all sorts of new science toys as well. In the Dragon capsule that docked with the station several days ago, there was one particularly interesting device — a DNA... Read more
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redOrbit
SpaceX talks about its next mission- Landing three rockets at oncethe fifth time, as it softly returned to a site a few miles south of its Cape C
SpaceX talks about its next mission- Landing three rockets at once
redOrbit / Posted 1 months ago
the fifth time, as it softly returned to a site a few miles south of its Cape Canaveral-based launch pad after propelling a Dragon capsule filled with supplies to the International Space Station (ISS). The Hawthorne, California-based aerospace firm... Read more
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ExtremeTech
This week in space: dark matter, exoplanets, galactic superclusters, and a Dragon“We’ve captured us a Dragon,” reported astronaut Jeffrey Williams. “We look for
This week in space: dark matter, exoplanets, galactic superclusters, and a Dragon
ExtremeTech / Posted 1 months ago
“We’ve captured us a Dragon,” reported astronaut Jeffrey Williams. “We look forward to the work that it brings.” SpaceX’s Dragon capsule tangoing with the Canadarm 2 over the Great Lakes. Image: NASA This week marks the 47th anniversary of the... Read more

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