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Gamasutra
How video game developers score art grantsIn 2011, the United States National Endowment for the Arts announced an expansi
How video game developers score art grants
Gamasutra / Posted 31 minutes ago
In 2011, the United States National Endowment for the Arts announced an expansion of its media development grant that included games and other interactive works of art. While the gaming public took this as an opportunity to pontificate about the... Read more
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PhysOrg
Australian desert captured by Copernicus Sentinel 2ACredit: Copernicus Sentinel data (2015)/ESA This spectacular image captured by
Australian desert captured by Copernicus Sentinel 2A
PhysOrg / Posted an hour ago
Credit: Copernicus Sentinel data (2015)/ESA This spectacular image captured by Sentinel-2A on 13 July features Lake Amadeus, in Australia's Northern Territory. It shows the variety of the sandy, rocky and salty formations within the lake. Around 180... Read more
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PhysOrg
Pluto's moon NixArtist’s impression of Pluto and its moons. Credit: NASA / Johns Hopkins Univer
Pluto's moon Nix
PhysOrg / Posted 2 hours ago
Artist’s impression of Pluto and its moons. Credit: NASA / Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory / Southwest Research Institute Over the course of the past decade, many amazing discoveries have been made at the edge of the Solar System.... Read more
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PhysOrg
What do other planets sound like?Curiosity’s recent shot of the Martian landscape. Doesn’t look warm, does it? C
What do other planets sound like?
PhysOrg / Posted 2 hours ago
Curiosity’s recent shot of the Martian landscape. Doesn’t look warm, does it? Credit: NASA/JPL When humans finally set foot on Mars, they're going to be curious about everything around them. What's under that rock? What does it feel like to jump in... Read more
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PhysOrg
Astronomers detect the farthest galaxy yet with Keck telescopeGalaxy EGS8p7, as seen from the Hubble Space Telescope (wide and top right) and
Astronomers detect the farthest galaxy yet with Keck telescope
PhysOrg / Posted 2 hours ago
Galaxy EGS8p7, as seen from the Hubble Space Telescope (wide and top right) and Spitzer Space Telescope (inset, bottom right), taken in infrared. Credit: I. Labbé (Leiden University), NASA/ESA/JPL-Caltech A team of Caltech researchers that has spent... Read more
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PhysOrg
The fate of the universe—heat death, Big Rip or cosmic consciousness?Black holes will be all that remains before the universe enters heath death. Bu
The fate of the universe—heat death, Big Rip or cosmic consciousness?
PhysOrg / Posted 3 hours ago
Black holes will be all that remains before the universe enters heath death. But the story doesn’t end there… Credit: NASA/ESA/wikimedia By piecing together an increasing number of clues, cosmologists are getting closer to understanding what the... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Project Thor: Denmark's first astronaut arrives at International Space Station with Lego“It’s a great honour for me to represent Denmark as an astronaut,” Mogensen tol
Project Thor: Denmark's first astronaut arrives at International Space Station with Lego
Daily Telegraph / Posted 4 hours ago
“It’s a great honour for me to represent Denmark as an astronaut,” Mogensen told fans on an ESA hangout before the launch. “It’s difficult for me to imagine what it’s going to be like … It’s not until I’m strapped in the seat and feel the rocket... Read more
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Mashable
3 new crewmembers arrive at International Space StationWhat's This?A Soyuz spacecraft docking to the International Space Station in 20
3 new crewmembers arrive at International Space Station
Mashable / Posted 4 hours ago
What's This?A Soyuz spacecraft docking to the International Space Station in 2010. The International Space Station just got a little more crowded. Danish astronaut Andreas Mogensen, Russian cosmonaut Sergey Volkov and Kazakh cosmonaut Aidyn... Read more
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The Register
Soyuz docks with ISS, delivers trio of fresh 'nautsThe Soyuz capsule carrying the Kazakh Space Agency's Aidyn Aimbetov, European S
Soyuz docks with ISS, delivers trio of fresh 'nauts
The Register / Posted 5 hours ago
The Soyuz capsule carrying the Kazakh Space Agency's Aidyn Aimbetov, European Space Agency (ESA) astronaut Andreas Mogensen, and Russian cosmonaut Sergei Volkov successfully docked with the International Space Station this morning. The mating... Read more
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Gamasutra
How game devs score art grantsIn 2011, the United States National Endowment for the Arts announced an expansi
How game devs score art grants
Gamasutra / Posted 6 hours ago
In 2011, the United States National Endowment for the Arts announced an expansion of its media development grant that included games and other interactive works of art. While the gaming public took this as an opportunity to pontificate about the... Read more
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Business Wire
La Policía Metropolitana Elogia al Departamento de Soporte de Seguridad de la Policía de Abu Dabi por sus Destacadas HabilidadesABU DABI, Emiratos Árabes Unidos--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Los oficiales de la Policía
La Policía Metropolitana Elogia al Departamento de Soporte de Seguridad de la Policía de Abu Dabi por sus Destacadas Habilidades
Business Wire / Posted 14 hours ago
ABU DABI, Emiratos Árabes Unidos--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Los oficiales de la Policía Metropolitana de Londres elogiaron el nivel superior de los oficiales del Departamento de Soporte de Seguridad de la Policía de Abu Dabi, elogiaron sus destacadas... Read more
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PhysOrg
Hubble survey unlocks clues to star birth in neighboring galaxyThis is a Hubble mosaic of 414 photographs of the M31, or the Andromeda galaxy.
Hubble survey unlocks clues to star birth in neighboring galaxy
PhysOrg / Posted 16 hours ago
This is a Hubble mosaic of 414 photographs of the M31, or the Andromeda galaxy. On the bottom left is an enlargement of the boxed field (top) reveals myriad stars and numerous open star clusters as bright blue knots,spanning 4,400 light-years across.... Read more
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Mashable
Little Lego astronauts now flying in space with real-life cosmic explorersWhat's This?An example of a Lego astronaut going to the International Space Sta
Little Lego astronauts now flying in space with real-life cosmic explorers
Mashable / Posted 19 hours ago
What's This?An example of a Lego astronaut going to the International Space Station. The three crewmembers set to arrive at the International Space Station (ISS) Friday morning are bringing a few little astronauts along for the ride. European Space... Read more
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The Daily Guardian
DSWD-6 wraps up ESA distributionSeptember 04, 2015 04:28 AM THE Department of Social Welfare and Development (
DSWD-6 wraps up ESA distribution
The Daily Guardian / Posted 19 hours ago
September 04, 2015 04:28 AM THE Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD-6) said it has completed the distribution of Emergency Shelter Assistance (ESA) to typhoon Yolanda survivors in Western Visayas. DSWD data showed that P2.4 billion... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
28th Annual Taster's Luncheon Is Sept. 12The 28th Annual Taster’s Luncheon will be held on Sept. 12 and for a $15 donati
28th Annual Taster's Luncheon Is Sept. 12
The Chattanoogan / Posted 22 hours ago
The 28th Annual Taster’s Luncheon will be held on Sept. 12 and for a $15 donation, guests can enjoy a “taste” of dishes specially prepared by Alpha Beta ESA members just for this event. Hors d’oeuvres, salads and desserts are the hallmark of this... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Yuval Sharon residency to fortify L.A. Philharmonic's opera profileIn a move that will bolster its growing opera credentials, the Los Angeles Phil
Yuval Sharon residency to fortify L.A. Philharmonic's opera profile
Los Angeles Times / Posted 22 hours ago
In a move that will bolster its growing opera credentials, the Los Angeles Philharmonic is teaming up with Yuval Sharon, the artistic director of the Industry, the L.A.-based experimental opera company, for a three-year residency to begin in the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Roxas evades questions on problems in Yolanda aid distributionInterior Secretary Mar Roxas INQUIRER FILE PHOTO ILOILO CITY, Philippines—Inte
Roxas evades questions on problems in Yolanda aid distribution
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
Interior Secretary Mar Roxas INQUIRER FILE PHOTO ILOILO CITY, Philippines—Interior Secretary Manuel “Mar” Roxas II refused answering questions on problems in the distribution of government assistance to survivors of Supertyphoon “Yolanda” even as he... Read more
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Office of the President - Philippines
Post-Yolanda recovery in Tangalan, Aklan done through community-driven developmentFrom the Department of Social Welfare and Development Mayor Gene Fuentes of Ta
Post-Yolanda recovery in Tangalan, Aklan done through community-driven development
Office of the President - Philippines / Posted yesterday
From the Department of Social Welfare and Development Mayor Gene Fuentes of Tangalan, Aklan credits the town’s minimal post-Yolanda damage to the community-driven development strategy in disaster preparation and recovery. Following their experience... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
Soyuz Heads To Space Station With New CrewWill Provide Return Transportation For One-Year Mission Team Three crew member
Soyuz Heads To Space Station With New Crew
The Aero-News Network / Posted yesterday
Will Provide Return Transportation For One-Year Mission Team Three crew members representing Russia, Denmark and Kazakhstan have launched to the International Space Station to provide a new ride home for the station’s one-year crew and continue... Read more
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New Kerala
Soyuz heads to Space Station with new crew Three crew members representing Russia, Denmark and Kazakhstan have launched
Soyuz heads to Space Station with new crew
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
Three crew members representing Russia, Denmark and Kazakhstan have launched to the International Space Station to provide a new ride home for the station's one-year crew and continue important research... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Wild Cape York and glittering reef › News in Science (ABC Science) Site Navigation Ancient Worlds Energy & Tra
Wild Cape York and glittering reef
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
› News in Science (ABC Science) Site Navigation Ancient Worlds Energy & Transport Environment & Nature Health & Medical Innovation & Technology Latest News in Science News Analysis Science Features Nature... Read more
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ScienceBlogs
CONFIRMED: The Last Great Prediction Of The Big Bang!“When you see how fragile and delicate life can be, all else fades into the bac
CONFIRMED: The Last Great Prediction Of The Big Bang!
ScienceBlogs / Posted yesterday
“When you see how fragile and delicate life can be, all else fades into the background.” –Jenna Morasca The hot Big Bang — proposed seventy years ago — is a tremendous success story. Predicated on the assumption that the Universe was hotter, denser,... Read more
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WA Today
Denmark sends its first man into space with 20 Lego figuresDenmark's 'Yuri Gagarin', Andreas Mogensen. Photo: AP Not content with sending
Denmark sends its first man into space with 20 Lego figures
WA Today / Posted yesterday
Denmark's 'Yuri Gagarin', Andreas Mogensen. Photo: AP Not content with sending its first person into space on Wednesday, Denmark is also the first country to send Lego figurines into space. Three astronauts blasted into orbit from Baikonur,... Read more
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Canberra Times
Denmark sends its first man into space with 20 Lego figuresDenmark's 'Yuri Gagarin', Andreas Mogensen. Photo: AP Not content with sending
Denmark sends its first man into space with 20 Lego figures
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
Denmark's 'Yuri Gagarin', Andreas Mogensen. Photo: AP Not content with sending its first person into space on Wednesday, Denmark is also the first country to send Lego figurines into space. Three astronauts blasted into orbit from Baikonur,... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Denmark sends its first man into space with 20 Lego figuresDenmark's 'Yuri Gagarin', Andreas Mogensen. Photo: AP Not content with sending
Denmark sends its first man into space with 20 Lego figures
Brisbane Times / Posted yesterday
Denmark's 'Yuri Gagarin', Andreas Mogensen. Photo: AP Not content with sending its first person into space on Wednesday, Denmark is also the first country to send Lego figurines into space. Three astronauts blasted into orbit from Baikonur,... Read more
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The Daily Guardian
Undeserving ESA recipients must return money – DSWDTHE Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD-6) will reclaim the Emer
Undeserving ESA recipients must return money – DSWD
The Daily Guardian / Posted yesterday
THE Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD-6) will reclaim the Emergency Shelter Assistance (ESA) given to unqualified beneficiaries. May Castillo, DSWD-6 information officer, said they are revalidating the names in the lists of ESA... Read more
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The Age
Denmark sends its first man into space with 20 Lego figuresDenmark's 'Yuri Gagarin', Andreas Mogensen. Photo: AP Not content with sending
Denmark sends its first man into space with 20 Lego figures
The Age / Posted yesterday
Denmark's 'Yuri Gagarin', Andreas Mogensen. Photo: AP Not content with sending its first person into space on Wednesday, Denmark is also the first country to send Lego figurines into space. Three astronauts blasted into orbit from Baikonur,... Read more
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CNET
El nuevo Moto 360 Fashion viene en distintos tamaños y tiene versión con GPS integradoEste fin de semana me quité mi smartwatch para asistir a una boda familiar. Yo
El nuevo Moto 360 Fashion viene en distintos tamaños y tiene versión con GPS integrado
CNET / Posted yesterday
Este fin de semana me quité mi smartwatch para asistir a una boda familiar. Yo tiendo a optar por una muñeca desnuda o por un reloj tradicional en los eventos formales. Pues es este tipo de pensamiento el que Motorola está tratando de cambiar, y... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Rocket with 'Denmark's Gagarin' lifts off to space station The rocket carrying the Soyuz TMA-18M spaceship lifted off to the $100 billio
Rocket with 'Denmark's Gagarin' lifts off to space station
Eye Witness News / Posted yesterday
The rocket carrying the Soyuz TMA-18M spaceship lifted off to the $100 billion orbiting laboratory. A Russian Soyuz rocket carrying a three-man international crew, including Denmark's first... Read more
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The Register
Trio of 'nauts thunder towards International Space StationThe Kazakh Space Agency's Aidyn Aimbetov, European Space Agency (ESA) astronaut
Trio of 'nauts thunder towards International Space Station
The Register / Posted yesterday
The Kazakh Space Agency's Aidyn Aimbetov, European Space Agency (ESA) astronaut Andreas Mogensen, and Russian cosmonaut Sergei Volkov are en route to the International Space Station following their successful dispatch heavenwards from Baikonur... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Denmark sends its first man into space with 20 Lego figuresKazakhstan's cosmonaut Aydyn Aimbetov (left), Russian cosmonaut Sergei Volkov (
Denmark sends its first man into space with 20 Lego figures
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Kazakhstan's cosmonaut Aydyn Aimbetov (left), Russian cosmonaut Sergei Volkov (centre) and Denmark's astronaut Andreas Mogensen on Tuesday. Photo: AP/Dmitry Lovetsky Not content with sending its first person into space on Wednesday, Denmark is also... Read more
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ARRL Amateur Radio News
Trio Launched to ISS Includes Two Radio AmateursTwo radio amateurs — European Space Agency (ESA) astronaut Andreas Mogensen, KG
Trio Launched to ISS Includes Two Radio Amateurs
ARRL Amateur Radio News / Posted 2 days ago
Two radio amateurs — European Space Agency (ESA) astronaut Andreas Mogensen, KG5GCZ, and Soyuz commander and cosmonaut Sergey Volkov, RU3DIS — plus cosmonaut Aidyn Aimbetov have headed into space bound for the International Space Station. They... Read more
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Kansas City InfoZine
Soyuz Heads to Space StationThree crew members representing Russia, Denmark and Kazakhstan have launched to
Soyuz Heads to Space Station
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted 2 days ago
Three crew members representing Russia, Denmark and Kazakhstan have launched to the International Space Station to provide a new ride home for the station’s one-year crew and continue important research that advances NASA's journey to... Read more
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Independent
Legal advice centre helps 95% of people declared 'fit to work' by DWP get decision overturnedVolunteers at the Bristol and Avon Law Centre have helped over 200 people in it
Legal advice centre helps 95% of people declared 'fit to work' by DWP get decision overturned
Independent / Posted 2 days ago
Volunteers at the Bristol and Avon Law Centre have helped over 200 people in its local area challenge decisions by the DWP that they were “fit to work”, according to legal magazine The Lawyer. Of these, only 5 per cent of claimants’ appeals failed... Read more
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PhysOrg
Move over Milky Way, elliptical galaxies are the most habitable in the cosmosElliptical galaxy SDSS J162702.56+432833.9 could be full of life. Credit: NASA/
Move over Milky Way, elliptical galaxies are the most habitable in the cosmos
PhysOrg / Posted 2 days ago
Elliptical galaxy SDSS J162702.56+432833.9 could be full of life. Credit: NASA/ESA/wikimedia, CC BY-ND The search for extraterrestrial life is surely one of the most important tasks we humans can undertake. However, the cosmos is vast and we don't... Read more
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PhysOrg
ESA video: Iriss liftoffESA astronaut Andreas Mogensen, commander Sergei Volkov and Aidyn Aimbetov were
ESA video: Iriss liftoff
PhysOrg / Posted 2 days ago
ESA astronaut Andreas Mogensen, commander Sergei Volkov and Aidyn Aimbetov were launched into space this morning 2 September at 04:37:43 GMT (06:37:43 CEST) from Baikonur cosmodrome, Kazakhstan. The launch marks the start of ESA's 10-day 'iriss'... Read more
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Surfers Village
New England crowns region's summer series championsNew England Summer Series Champs Eastern Surfing Association Second Beach, Mi
New England crowns region's summer series champions
Surfers Village / Posted 2 days ago
New England Summer Series Champs Eastern Surfing Association Second Beach, Middletown Rhode Island 29 - 30 August 2015 Summer Series Champs Crowned Surfersvillage Global Surf News, 2 September, 2015 - In a New England summer of far and few... Read more
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PhysOrg
LISA Pathfinder set for launch siteLISA Pathfinder launch composite at IABG’s space test centre in Ottobrunn, near
LISA Pathfinder set for launch site
PhysOrg / Posted 2 days ago
LISA Pathfinder launch composite at IABG’s space test centre in Ottobrunn, near Munich, Germany, on 31 August 2015, before it departs to the launch site. Credit: ESA–P. Sebirot, 2015 LISA Pathfinder, ESA's demonstrator for spaceborne observations of... Read more
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Daily Mirror
26 ways the Tories were told to clean up benefit sanctionsNow the same activists who pushed for those figures have a new target in their
26 ways the Tories were told to clean up benefit sanctions
Daily Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
Now the same activists who pushed for those figures have a new target in their sights. A damning report by the Commons Work and Pensions Committee attacked the system in March and recommended 26 urgent reforms. Six months have passed and not one of... Read more
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Newser
Denmark's First Astronaut Brought 26 Smaller Danes to Space With Him– It's one huge journey for a Lego man: Three astronauts blasted off for the In
Denmark's First Astronaut Brought 26 Smaller Danes to Space With Him
Newser / Posted 2 days ago
– It's one huge journey for a Lego man: Three astronauts blasted off for the International Space Station this morning, including Andreas Mogenson, who is now the first Dane in space. Lego is one of his country's most famous products and Mogenson is... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
First Dane goes into space -- to test bike gearCOPENHAGEN Denmark will send its first man into space on Wednesday and in keepi
First Dane goes into space -- to test bike gear
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 2 days ago
COPENHAGEN Denmark will send its first man into space on Wednesday and in keeping with the country's love of all things cycling, one of his jobs will be to test new equipment on Danish-made exercise bikes at the International Space Station. Dubbed... Read more
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Literary Minded
A space platform to pave the way to finding gravitational waves is ready for its rocket –LISA Pathfinder, a spec amid the stars, testing ways of finding spacetime rippl
A space platform to pave the way to finding gravitational waves is ready for its rocket –
Literary Minded / Posted 2 days ago
LISA Pathfinder, a spec amid the stars, testing ways of finding spacetime ripples In terms of using space to make discoveries about the way the universe works the scale of the Laser Interferometer Space Antenna or LISA project is far larger than... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Rocket With 'Denmark's Gagarin' Lifts Off to Space StationA Russian Soyuz rocket carrying a three-man international crew, including Denma
Rocket With 'Denmark's Gagarin' Lifts Off to Space Station
The Moscow Times / Posted 2 days ago
A Russian Soyuz rocket carrying a three-man international crew, including Denmark's first astronaut, roared off on Wednesday from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan, beginning a two-day journey to the International Space Station. The rocket... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Soyuz rocket with 3 astronauts launches towards ISS Published: 2 September 2015 3:59 PM Kazakhstan's cosmonaut Aydyn Aimbetov (c
Soyuz rocket with 3 astronauts launches towards ISS
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 2 days ago
Published: 2 September 2015 3:59 PM Kazakhstan's cosmonaut Aydyn Aimbetov (centre), Russian cosmonaut Sergei Volkov and Denmark's astronaut Andreas Mogensen from the European Space Agency (top)... Read more
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iol.co.za
First Dane in space... to test bikeREUTERSAstronaut Andreas Mogensen of Denmark waves next to cosmonaut Sergei Vol
First Dane in space... to test bike
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
REUTERSAstronaut Andreas Mogensen of Denmark waves next to cosmonaut Sergei Volkov of Russia before departure for a final pre-launch preparation at the Baikonur cosmodrome. Copenhagen - Denmark will send its first man into space on Wednesday and in... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Soyuz rocket with three astronauts launches towards ISS - videosThe trio -- including the first Danish citizen ever to fly into space -- blaste
Soyuz rocket with three astronauts launches towards ISS - videos
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 2 days ago
The trio -- including the first Danish citizen ever to fly into space -- blasted off in the Soyuz TMA 18M rocket on schedule at 0437 GMT from the same launchpad that Yuri Gagarin used for his historic entry into the cosmos in 1961. "The crew is... Read more
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norwichadvertiser24
Protest held outside of Jobcentre Plus in NorwichThe demonstration by Norfolk Disabled People Against Cuts (DPAC) members and th
Protest held outside of Jobcentre Plus in Norwich
norwichadvertiser24 / Posted 2 days ago
The demonstration by Norfolk Disabled People Against Cuts (DPAC) members and the Unite Community Union members outside the Jobcentre Plus at Kiln House against the Work Capability Assessment (WCA),... Read more
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