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Bezos' space company to build, launch rockets

...remains grounded following a launch explosion in June. NASA is its biggest customer, buying supply runs to the International Space Station and eventual taxi flights for astronauts.Tuesday's announcement drew Florida Gov. Rick Scott and other...
Nation and World

...He's sharing the voyage with Russian cosmonaut Mikhail Kornienko; the two experienced fliers arrived at the International Space Station in March and won't return to Earth until next March."It's a big milestone," Kelly said, "but I'm...
Nation and World
Now comes the SpaceX rocket whodunit

...from Cape Canaveral, Florida. Lost with the rocket was a capsule packed with supplies for the crew on the International Space Station.In this whodunit, there are clues pointing to pressure problems in the second stage's liquid oxygen tank...
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Exoskeleton that helps paralyzed walk faces safety barrier in Japan the beginning," said Tomotaka Takahashi, creator of Kirobo, the boy-like humanoid that went on the International Space Station."It's truly pathetic when ridiculous regulations get set up, based on irrelevant and negative predictions...
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Astronaut Steve Swanson's visit excites Ketchikan students

KETCHIKAN - It takes approximately eight minutes and 52 seconds for a shuttle carrying astronauts to the International Space Station to get to space, according to astronaut Steve Swanson, who visited Ketchikan earlier this month. A shuttle...
Today in history for Tuesday, Feb. 10

...confirmed by the Senate to be surgeon general.Five years ago: Shuttle Endeavour arrived to a warm welcome at the International Space Station, delivering a new room and observation deck. Former Congressman Charlie Wilson, a Texas Democrat whose funding...
Astronaut brings tales of NASA to Fairbanks shuttles Endeavor and Discovery in 1996 and 2000 respectively. In 2004, Chiao led Expedition 10 to the International Space Station, where he and his crew spent more than six months orbiting the Earth.Last week, Chiao made several speaking...
Today in History

...with no chance of parole. Space shuttle Discovery and seven astronauts blazed into orbit on a flight to the international space station.One year ago: In a sweeping new policy statement, the Justice Department said it would not stand in the...
Space hosts busy Thanksgiving with launch, comet

...Thursday, but NASA has a fleet of telescopes trained on ISON.Second course:For the six people on board the International Space Station - including American astronauts Mike Hopkins and Rick Mastracchio - it's time for a traditional Thanksgiving...
Alaska Robotics releases new Marian Call video

...which she visited on her recent European tour, as well as high-resolution time-lapse photography from the International Space Station and NASA archive footage. The video was produced by Pat Race at Alaska Robotics in Juneau. Watch it here...


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