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Stamford Advocate
These are the countries on Earth with the most junk in spaceas flecks of paint and bits of explosive bolts — move around Earth at tens of t
Stamford Advocate / Posted an hour ago
as flecks of paint and bits of explosive bolts — move around Earth at tens of thousands of miles per hour, according to the European Space Agency. "Countries have learned over the years that when they create debris, it presents a risk to their own... Read more
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Connecticut Post
These are the countries on Earth with the most junk in spaceas flecks of paint and bits of explosive bolts — move around Earth at tens of t
Connecticut Post / Posted 2 hours ago
as flecks of paint and bits of explosive bolts — move around Earth at tens of thousands of miles per hour, according to the European Space Agency. "Countries have learned over the years that when they create debris, it presents a risk to their own... Read more
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Daily Star
Huge cave on moon FOUND – and it could be city for HUMANSlunar quake observation data." The Japanese space agency hope to find a tempor
Daily Star / Posted 14 hours ago
lunar quake observation data." The Japanese space agency hope to find a temporary home for future astronauts, although the European Space Agency has other ideas – including building a human colony. PURDUE UNIVERSITY/DAVID BLAIRHUGE: This image... Read more
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express
Google Maps: How to explore space with Google's interactive map of the solar systemMaps right from your computer.” All of the planet and moons are rendered with
express / Posted yesterday
Maps right from your computer.” All of the planet and moons are rendered with spectacular images taken by NASA and the European Space Agency. GOOGLE MAPSGoogle Maps now allows you to explore the solar system with detailed images of the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Bus-sized asteroid will come past Earth TONIGHTin one of its next passes with Earth, experts suggest that 2012 TC4 may not mis
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
in one of its next passes with Earth, experts suggest that 2012 TC4 may not miss. Rudiger Jehn, a mission analyst at the European Space Agency, said: 'We know today that it will also not hit the Earth in the year 2050, but the close flyby in 2050... Read more
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MLive.com
Recently discovered asteroid to pass between Earth and moon ThursdayOct. 12. NASA said it used that close approach to test its tracking and planeta
MLive.com / Posted yesterday
Oct. 12. NASA said it used that close approach to test its tracking and planetary defense capabilities. The asteroid also presented an opportunity for NASA and the European Space Agency to test their joint-response efforts to a "real asteroid threa... Read more
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birminghammail
You can now go around the solar system on Google Maps - here's howSpace Station. "Astronomical artist" Bjorn Jonsson worked with Google on the p
birminghammail / Posted yesterday
Space Station. "Astronomical artist" Bjorn Jonsson worked with Google on the project and used imagery from NASA and the European Space Agency to put it all together, The MEN reports. You can zoom in as you would with Google Maps on Earth and... Read more
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Daily Star
You can now visit OUTER SPACE without leaving your sofaSpace Station. Google worked with Björn Jónsson, described as an “astronomical
Daily Star / Posted yesterday
Space Station. Google worked with Björn Jónsson, described as an “astronomical artist”, who used imagery from NASA and the European Space Agency to put together the planetary maps. Although Google Maps has let armchair travellers explore the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Huge cave found on the moon could house astronautsLanzarote, Hawaii, Iceland, North Queensland in Australia, Sicily and the Galap
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
Lanzarote, Hawaii, Iceland, North Queensland in Australia, Sicily and the Galapagos islands. Researchers from the European Space Agency have been exploring these formations to compare lava tube locations here on Earth with those on the... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Veteran celebrates 90th birthday with surprise partyretiring in 1987. He was also a football league referee until he was 42. He ha
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted yesterday
retiring in 1987. He was also a football league referee until he was 42. He has a son David who is a scientist at the European Space Agency in Darmstadt, Germany, and a daughter Susan, a director in P&M Coppack, in Bacup, five grandsons, three... Read more
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Fortune
Google Maps Just Added a Bunch of Planets and Moons for You to Explorefrom the Cassini spacecraft, while others come from astronomical artist Björn J
Fortune / Posted 2 days ago
from the Cassini spacecraft, while others come from astronomical artist Björn Jónsson, along with photos from NASA and the European Space Agency, according to Google. This isn’t the company’s first foray into space: Google also launched the Street... Read more
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CNET
NASA shares stunning panorama of Saturn's ringsangling up near the center contains the planet's B ring. Cassini launched back
CNET / Posted 3 days ago
angling up near the center contains the planet's B ring. Cassini launched back in 1997 as a joint mission from NASA, the European Space Agency and the Italian Space Agency. The spacecraft spent nearly 20 years in space before running low on fuel... Read more
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Daily Mail
NASA reveals early results from Cassini's 'death dive' discoveriesa year. On 13 December 2004 it made its first flyby of Saturn's moons Titan an
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
a year. On 13 December 2004 it made its first flyby of Saturn's moons Titan and Dione. On 24 December it released the European Space Agency-built Huygens probe on Saturn's moon Titan to study its atmosphere and surface composition. There it... Read more
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Canberra Times
Letters to the Editor: Black holes and showbiz have one connectioneffects. More than a billion dollars has been spent on gravitational wave dete
Canberra Times / Posted 3 days ago
effects. More than a billion dollars has been spent on gravitational wave detectors so far but it is reported that the European Space Agency is planning a multibillion-dollar probe to be launched in about 17 years that would look for... Read more
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MLive.com
NASA astronaut uses popular fidget spinners to test Newton's law of motionis part of the Expedition 52/53 crew that launched in July 2017. He is part of
MLive.com / Posted 3 days ago
is part of the Expedition 52/53 crew that launched in July 2017. He is part of a three-man crew with a member of the European Space Agency and Russian Federal Space Agency (Roscosmos). They will remain on the International Space Station for... Read more
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The Age
Letters to the Editor: Black holes and showbiz have one connectioneffects. More than a billion dollars has been spent on gravitational wave dete
The Age / Posted 3 days ago
effects. More than a billion dollars has been spent on gravitational wave detectors so far but it is reported that the European Space Agency is planning a multibillion-dollar probe to be launched in about 17 years that would look for... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Letters to the Editor: Black holes and showbiz have one connectioneffects. More than a billion dollars has been spent on gravitational wave dete
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 days ago
effects. More than a billion dollars has been spent on gravitational wave detectors so far but it is reported that the European Space Agency is planning a multibillion-dollar probe to be launched in about 17 years that would look for... Read more
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New York Post
Fidget spinners are way cooler in spaceouter spinner to equalize, and the whole thing spins as a unit,” Bresnik wrote
New York Post / Posted 4 days ago
outer spinner to equalize, and the whole thing spins as a unit,” Bresnik wrote in the video caption. Fellow NASA astronauts Mark T. Vande Hei and Joseph M. Acaba as well as European Space Agency astronaut Paolo Nespoli also make cameos in the... Read more
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Herald Sun
Upside-down ice canyons discoveredof Antarctica’s ice shelves. Remote-sensing researcher Noel Gourmelen and his
Herald Sun / Posted 4 days ago
of Antarctica’s ice shelves. Remote-sensing researcher Noel Gourmelen and his colleagues enlisted the help of the European Space Agency (ESA) to better understand the natural phenomena. Using the ESA’s CryoSat and Copernicus Sentinel-1... Read more
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Irish Examiner
What happens when you use a fidget spinner in space?first spacewalk, and Nasa colleague Joseph Acaba. Both arrived on the ISS in Se
Irish Examiner / Posted 4 days ago
first spacewalk, and Nasa colleague Joseph Acaba. Both arrived on the ISS in September. Italian Paolo Nespoli, from the European Space Agency, is also in the video playing with the Nasa-branded spinner. There’s also incredible footage of the... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Mysterious upside-down ice canyons discoveredof Antarctica’s ice shelves. Remote-sensing researcher Noel Gourmelen and his
Adelaide Now / Posted 4 days ago
of Antarctica’s ice shelves. Remote-sensing researcher Noel Gourmelen and his colleagues enlisted the help of the European Space Agency (ESA) to better understand the natural phenomena. Using the ESA’s CryoSat and Copernicus Sentinel-1... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
NASA admits Planet Nine is realplace when the Sun begins to die. The Cassini Huygens spacecraft has spent ove
Daily Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
place when the Sun begins to die. The Cassini Huygens spacecraft has spent over a decade studying Saturn for NASA and the European Space Agency (ESA). It has discovered that its moons Titan and Enceladus have some key conditions for supporting... Read more
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Daily Star
Fresh NASA mission aims to stop asteroids SMASHING EARTH to piecesthe atmosphere. GETTYSPACE: Experts say many asteroids are flying out there in
Daily Star / Posted 5 days ago
the atmosphere. GETTYSPACE: Experts say many asteroids are flying out there in numerous galaxies Ruddier Jehn, of the European Space Agency said: “We know today that TC4 will not hit Earth in the year 2050. “But the close flyby in 2050 might... Read more
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International Business Times
Titan and Enceladus: Saturn's moons are two of the most likely locations for extraterrestrial life single mission? Follow-up missions to Saturn, Titan and Enceladus have all bee
International Business Times / Posted 5 days ago
single mission? Follow-up missions to Saturn, Titan and Enceladus have all been proposed to both the European Space Agency and NASA, but none has yet been accepted and taken forward to the planning stage. There might be a... Read more
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Kansas City InfoZine
NASA and ESA Astronauts Kick Off Year of Education on Space Stationfirst major event for the Year of Education on Station (YES) will be hosted by
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted 6 days ago
first major event for the Year of Education on Station (YES) will be hosted by NASA astronaut Joe Acaba and ESA (European Space Agency) astronaut Paolo Nespoli on a special Facebook Live broadcast from the International Space... Read more
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Louth Leader
It’s the trip of a lifetime for teenager Joshbeing mentored by astronaut, Tim Peake for a series of flights in the ‘Zero-G’
Louth Leader / Posted 6 days ago
being mentored by astronaut, Tim Peake for a series of flights in the ‘Zero-G’ plane in Bordeaux, France. Organised by the European Space Agency (ESA) and Reves de Gosse, it was an opportunity for children with disabilities to perform scientific... Read more
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Horncastle Today
It’s the trip of a lifetime for teenager Joshbeing mentored by astronaut, Tim Peake for a series of flights in the ‘Zero-G’
Horncastle Today / Posted 6 days ago
being mentored by astronaut, Tim Peake for a series of flights in the ‘Zero-G’ plane in Bordeaux, France. Organised by the European Space Agency (ESA) and Reves de Gosse, it was an opportunity for children with disabilities to perform scientific... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
UK-Built Air Quality Monitoring Satellite Launches From Russian Cosmodrome. Credit – Rissian Ministry of Defense via StoryfulThe European Space Agency launched a joint UK-Dutch satellite on October 13 on
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 6 days ago
The European Space Agency launched a joint UK-Dutch satellite on October 13 on a mission to monitor global air quality. The Sentinel-5p was assembled in the UK, while its observation instruments were designed in the Netherlands. The satellite was... Read more
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BBC News
St Helena, Ascension, Tristan da Cunha profilescompany Cable & Wireless for satellite communications; Merlin, which runs a sat
BBC News / Posted 6 days ago
company Cable & Wireless for satellite communications; Merlin, which runs a satellite-tracking station for the European Space Agency; the BBC World Service, which has a relay station there and the Composite Signals Organisation, which... Read more
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asianage
Russia launches European atmosphere monitoring satellitelaunched a satellite into orbit Friday that will monitor Europe’s atmosphere, h
asianage / Posted 6 days ago
launched a satellite into orbit Friday that will monitor Europe’s atmosphere, helping to study air pollution. The European Space Agency’s Sentinel-5P satellite was launched by a Rokot missile from the Plesetsk launch pad in northwestern... Read more
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CNET
Astronaut snaps selfie during historic spacewalkTim Peake is shaping up to be a bit of a folk hero in the UK. The European Spac
CNET / Posted 7 days ago
Tim Peake is shaping up to be a bit of a folk hero in the UK. The European Space Agency astronaut is currently on board the International Space Station, zipping around Earth in orbit. On Friday, Peake went out on a spacewalk along with NASA astronaut... Read more
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Horncastle Today
It’s the trip of a lifetime for teenager Joshbeing mentored by astronaut, Tim Peake for a series of flights in the ‘Zero-G’
Horncastle Today / Posted 7 days ago
being mentored by astronaut, Tim Peake for a series of flights in the ‘Zero-G’ plane in Bordeaux, France. Organised by the European Space Agency (ESA) and Reves de Gosse, it was an opportunity for children with disabilities to perform scientific... Read more
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MLive.com
NASA details Cassini spacecraft's final moments before diving into Saturnso it was "remarkable" it lasted as long as it did." The Cassini-Huygens missi
MLive.com / Posted 7 days ago
so it was "remarkable" it lasted as long as it did." The Cassini-Huygens mission is a collaboration between NASA, the European Space Agency and the Italian Space Agency. The Huygens probe successfully landed on Saturn's moon of Titan back in... Read more
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express
Asteroid 2012 TC4: Space rock could come back and SMASH into Earth in the near futureaffect the asteroid’s trajectory so the next time it swings around, in 2079, th
express / Posted 7 days ago
affect the asteroid’s trajectory so the next time it swings around, in 2079, then it could collide. Rüdiger Jehn of the European Space Agency (ESA) told AFP: "We know today that it will also not hit the Earth in the year 2050, but the close... Read more
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EuroNews
Europes launches air pollution satelliteSentinel-5P’s data to understand better how holes form in Earth’s ozone layer.
EuroNews / Posted 7 days ago
Sentinel-5P’s data to understand better how holes form in Earth’s ozone layer. The Copernicus project is described by the European Space Agency as the most ambitious Earth observation programme to date. The European Union and the ESA have... Read more
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CBS News
Asteroid that just buzzed Earth may not miss on future visitthe close flyby in 2050 might deflect the asteroid such that it could hit the E
CBS News / Posted 7 days ago
the close flyby in 2050 might deflect the asteroid such that it could hit the Earth in the year 2079," Rüdiger Jehn of the European Space Agency told AFP. The odds of an impact 62 years from now are currently placed at about 1 in 750. Near Earth... Read more
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The Sentinel
Russia launches European atmosphere monitoring satelliteIn this photo provided bi the European Space Agency ESA, the atmosphere-monitor
The Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
In this photo provided bi the European Space Agency ESA, the atmosphere-monitoring satellite for Europe’s Copernicus programme, Sentinel-5P, lifted off from the Plesetsk Cosmodrome in northern Russia Friday, Oct. 13, 2017. A Russian booster rocket on... Read more
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The Bismarck Tribune
Russia launches European atmosphere monitoring satelliteIn this photo provided bi the European Space Agency ESA, the atmosphere-monitor
The Bismarck Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
In this photo provided bi the European Space Agency ESA, the atmosphere-monitoring satellite for Europe’s Copernicus programme, Sentinel-5P, lifted off from the Plesetsk Cosmodrome in northern Russia Friday, Oct. 13, 2017. A Russian booster rocket on... Read more
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International Business Times
Kronos: The planet-devouring star that has eaten the equivalent of 15 Earths researchers did not set out to find a planet-eating star. In fact, Oh was analy
International Business Times / Posted 7 days ago
researchers did not set out to find a planet-eating star. In fact, Oh was analysing new data collected by the European Space Agency for pairs of stars with similar speed and trajectories. These binary stars typically formed close... Read more
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Arizona Daily Sun
Russia launches European atmosphere monitoring satelliteIn this photo provided bi the European Space Agency ESA, the atmosphere-monitor
Arizona Daily Sun / Posted 7 days ago
In this photo provided bi the European Space Agency ESA, the atmosphere-monitoring satellite for Europe’s Copernicus programme, Sentinel-5P, lifted off from the Plesetsk Cosmodrome in northern Russia Friday, Oct. 13, 2017. A Russian booster rocket on... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Russia launches European atmosphere monitoring satellitelaunched a satellite into orbit Friday that will monitor Europe's atmosphere, h
Connecticut Post / Posted 7 days ago
launched a satellite into orbit Friday that will monitor Europe's atmosphere, helping to study air pollution. The European Space Agency's Sentinel-5P satellite was launched by a Rokot missile from the Plesetsk launch pad in northwestern... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Russia launches European atmosphere monitoring satellitelaunched a satellite into orbit Friday that will monitor Europe's atmosphere, h
The Register Citizen / Posted 7 days ago
launched a satellite into orbit Friday that will monitor Europe's atmosphere, helping to study air pollution. The European Space Agency's Sentinel-5P satellite was launched by a Rokot missile from the Plesetsk launch pad in northwestern... Read more
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Lincoln Journal Star
Russia launches European atmosphere monitoring satelliteIn this photo provided bi the European Space Agency ESA, the atmosphere-monitor
Lincoln Journal Star / Posted 7 days ago
In this photo provided bi the European Space Agency ESA, the atmosphere-monitoring satellite for Europe’s Copernicus programme, Sentinel-5P, lifted off from the Plesetsk Cosmodrome in northern Russia Friday, Oct. 13, 2017. A Russian booster rocket on... Read more
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Journal Gazette & Times-Courier
Russia launches European atmosphere monitoring satelliteIn this photo provided bi the European Space Agency ESA, the atmosphere-monitor
Journal Gazette & Times-Courier / Posted 7 days ago
In this photo provided bi the European Space Agency ESA, the atmosphere-monitoring satellite for Europe’s Copernicus programme, Sentinel-5P, lifted off from the Plesetsk Cosmodrome in northern Russia Friday, Oct. 13, 2017. A Russian booster rocket on... Read more
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Santa Maria Times
Russia launches European atmosphere monitoring satelliteIn this photo provided bi the European Space Agency ESA, the atmosphere-monitor
Santa Maria Times / Posted 7 days ago
In this photo provided bi the European Space Agency ESA, the atmosphere-monitoring satellite for Europe’s Copernicus programme, Sentinel-5P, lifted off from the Plesetsk Cosmodrome in northern Russia Friday, Oct. 13, 2017. A Russian booster rocket on... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
Russia launches European atmosphere monitoring satelliteIn this photo provided bi the European Space Agency ESA, the atmosphere-monitor
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted 7 days ago
In this photo provided bi the European Space Agency ESA, the atmosphere-monitoring satellite for Europe’s Copernicus programme, Sentinel-5P, lifted off from the Plesetsk Cosmodrome in northern Russia Friday, Oct. 13, 2017. A Russian booster rocket on... Read more
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Sioux City Journal
Russia launches European atmosphere monitoring satelliteIn this photo provided bi the European Space Agency ESA, the atmosphere-monitor
Sioux City Journal / Posted 7 days ago
In this photo provided bi the European Space Agency ESA, the atmosphere-monitoring satellite for Europe’s Copernicus programme, Sentinel-5P, lifted off from the Plesetsk Cosmodrome in northern Russia Friday, Oct. 13, 2017. A Russian booster rocket on... Read more
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Daily Herald
Russia launches European atmosphere monitoring satelliteIn this photo provided bi the European Space Agency ESA, the atmosphere-monitor
Daily Herald / Posted 7 days ago
In this photo provided bi the European Space Agency ESA, the atmosphere-monitoring satellite for Europe’s Copernicus programme, Sentinel-5P, lifted off from the Plesetsk Cosmodrome in northern Russia Friday, Oct. 13, 2017. A Russian booster rocket on... Read more
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Rapid City Journal
Russia launches European atmosphere monitoring satelliteIn this photo provided bi the European Space Agency ESA, the atmosphere-monitor
Rapid City Journal / Posted 7 days ago
In this photo provided bi the European Space Agency ESA, the atmosphere-monitoring satellite for Europe’s Copernicus programme, Sentinel-5P, lifted off from the Plesetsk Cosmodrome in northern Russia Friday, Oct. 13, 2017. A Russian booster rocket on... Read more
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The Comet
Two significant satellite launches in one week for Stevenage’s Airbus Defence & Spacemissile called a Rockot. It is part of a project called the Copernicus Program
The Comet / Posted 7 days ago
missile called a Rockot. It is part of a project called the Copernicus Programme which sees the EU working with the European Space Agency to launch a fleet of satellites that will effectively monitor the earth’s environment and provide the... Read more
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