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NASA project to check out summer sea ice

...flies so high that smaller aircraft traveling far below it look like toys. He likens the experience in the ER-2 to space travel and wears a space-pressure suit while at the controls of the single-seat plane."There's a point where you actually...
Facts about the oil tax giveaway

...the law SB 21 just replaced. Soon they'll be touting SB 21 as the reason for other "new" things, like radio and space travel.Here's some reality about these projects.But first, let's not be naive. Oil companies have a legal duty to...
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...Julie, 463-6177. Planetarium show: "Rockets and Space Travel," 7-7:30 p.m., Marie Drake Planetarium. For...Details: 523-9883. Planetarium show: "Rockets and Space Travel," 7-8 p.m., Marie Drake Planetarium. For families...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...time, which I didn't have. And the third was rank.'' The new lieutenant settled for flying jet fighters -- not space travel, exactly, but a lot faster existence and closer to the moon than most people get. And, anyway, NASA sent Harrison...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Nations on environmental issues, met with the heads of African states, traveled to China and was part of a government space travel commission. On the eve of his birthday, Hickel said he continues to be an adventuresome optimist. Hickel's newest...
Congress renews assault on Alaska's development

...big. He's also advocating a railroad tunnel across the Bering Strait. Some scoff at this plan as others scoffed at space travel before the Russians beat us into space. And the Russians are coming again. At an a conference on April 24 in Moscow...
Exploring frozen worlds on the Web

...glacier," he said. The worms might even hold a clue about how to keep a person in a state of suspended animation for space travel, Shain said. "If we're ever going to travel through space into other galaxies, our life span isn't long enough...
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'The Sparrow' a cross-genre literary star

...Rakhat seemed contrived and forced, but even so, it didn't kill the story for me. Taking advantage of the physics of space travel to flit back and forth between her various plotlines, Russell weaves an enticing tale that twists and turns, doubling...
Visionaries rocketing past NASA

...evolved little NewSpace mammals darting around the ankles of NASA's stumbling dinosaur. Piers Bizony is the author of "How to Build Your Own Spaceship: The Science of Personal Space Travel" and other books on space history and science.


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