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Manned spaceflights return to US

NASA has announced that it has given $6.8-billion to Boeing and SpaceX to ferry US astronauts to the International Space Station from 2017.The flights will mark the first time since the STS-135 Space Shuttle mission in 2011 that manned spaceflight takes ... [Published - 6 hours ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 30 mins ago - 4 reports

Musk to build NASA’s new spacecraft

REUTERS SpaceXs chief executive officer, Elon Musk, at the unveiling of the space taxi in May. Nasa will partner with Boeing and SpaceX to build space taxis that will fly astronauts to the International Space Station ending US dependence on Russia for ... [Published Daily News South Africa - 2 hours ago]
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 2 reports

NASA Prepares for Private Transportation Contracts

American astronauts will soon have their own means to cruise through space.NASA is expected to award a contract to both Boeing and SpaceX to take astronauts to the international space station.The U.S. has been relying on Russia to transport astronauts ... [Published WTVW FOX 7 - 15 hours ago]
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

Today in History: Sept. 17, 2014

Today is the 260th day of 2014 and the 89th day of summer.TODAY’S HISTORY: In 1787, delegations from 12 states voted to approve the proposed Constitution at Philadelphia’s Constitutional Convention.In 1862, more than 23,000 people died or were wounded ... [Published Columbia Daily Herald - 3 hours ago]
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 1 reports

Today In History, September 17

the 257th day and 36th week of 2014, there are 108 days and 16 weeks left in the year.  Highlights of today in world history...1862 Battle of AntietamBeginning early on the morning of this day in 1862, Confederate and Union troops in the Civil War clashed ... [Published Daily Times Nigeria - 6 hours ago]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated 7 hours ago - 39 reports

Boeing, SpaceX to build space taxis

Image courtesy NASAIt's a new chapter in human spaceflight. NASA selected Boeing and SpaceX on to build America's next spacecraft to carry astronauts to the International Space Station (ISS) by 2017, opening the way to a new chapter in human spaceflight. ... [Published Rappler - 8 hours ago]
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 11 hours ago - 12 reports

NASA big announcement

, 08:19 PM EDTBoeing and Space-X were awarded NASA contracts to transport astronauts to and from the international space station.The announcement came after a four year competition to determine which companies would be tasked with building the next era ... [Published WOKR 13 - 11 hours ago]
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 14 hours ago - 1 reports

NASA picked the two private spacecraft to replace the Space Shuttle

Lockheed's New Mini Laser Super Turret Could Change Air Combat ForeverDefense giant Lockheed Martin, Notre Dame University, DARPA and the Air Force Research Lab have begun flight testing a streamlined and greatly miniaturized airborne laser turret that ... [Published Yahoo! News - 14 hours ago]
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 15 hours ago - 2 reports

NASA to Announce Which Company Wins Space Taxi Contract

(HOUSTON) -- When the space shuttle Atlantis rolled to a stop on July 21, 2011, Commander Chris Ferguson noted the poignant end of the shuttle program: "Mission complete, Houston, after serving the world for over 30 years, the shuttle has earned its place ... [Published - 20 hours ago]
First reported 18 hours ago - Updated 18 hours ago - 1 reports

The numbers for September 16, 2014

About 45.3 million people were living at or below the poverty line last year, according to new census data released Tuesday. That's about 14.5 percent of the population, and a slight drop from last year's 15 percent. Median household income also crept ... [Published Marketplace - 18 hours ago]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 1 reports

Goodbye space shuttle carrier—and thank you for being awesome

You are looking at the second of the two Boeing 747 space shuttle carriers being taken to its resting place at the Joe Davies Heritage Airpark, in Palmdale, California. After many two decades ferrying the space shuttles across the country, the two legendary ... [Published Gizmodo - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 1 reports

NASA’s Amazing Fake Space Shuttle, the Uncertainty Index and More Morning #Mustreads

3DSculptor/GettyGood morning!Here’s what you should be looking at on the Internet, brought to you by  Re/code :Before NASA actually launched shuttles into space, they first had to build lots of prototypes and test gizmos to see what worked. Perhaps the ... [Published Recode - Sep 15 2014]
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"We've had a lot of help. Brevard Workforce helped me transition in my training from space shuttle engineer to the aviation industry today" says Hammer
...To win this event, all you need is imagination and creativity. The problem statement would be something as simple as "Build a catapult using ice cream sticks, strings and rubber bands that we provide"
A thought for the day: French aviator and writer Antoine Marie Roger de Saint-Exupery said, "Love does not consist in gazing at each other but in looking outward together in the same direction."
...To see an Amphidal hit either one of these speeds was rare, however: According to one owner, it was "the fastest car on the water and the fastest boat on the road."

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Boeing, SpaceX to Ferry NASA’s Astronauts in Sp... [Published World Industrial Reporter - 58 mins ago]
NASA awards Boeing, SpaceX contracts to fly ast... [Published - 1 hour ago]
Embraer unveils $24 million facility in Brevard [Published Bay News 9 - 1 hour ago]
Bentley Unleashes A Luxury Barge With 811 Lb-Ft... [Published AskMen Canada - 1 hour ago]
NASA A Step Closer To Launching Astronauts Back... [Published NewsRadio 740 - KTRH - 2 hours ago]
Musk to build NASA’s new spacecraft [Published Daily News South Africa - 2 hours ago]
NASA's New Manned Spacecraft Are Incredibly Coo... [Published Huffington Post UK - 2 hours ago]
Boeing, SpaceX win contracts to build ‘space ta... [Published Cyprus Mail - 3 hours ago]
Today in History: Sept. 17, 2014 [Published Columbia Daily Herald - 3 hours ago]
Shaastra, IIT Madras presents: Sampark Coimbatore [Published IndiaPRwire - 3 hours ago]
UPI Almanac for Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014 [Published UPI - 4 hours ago]
SpaceX and Boeing to Launch America [Published The Guardian Express - 5 hours ago]
Today In History, September 17 [Published Daily Times Nigeria - 6 hours ago]
Manned spaceflights return to US [Published - 6 hours ago]
Boeing, SpaceX win NASA contracts for ISS space... [Published Flight International - 7 hours ago]
Quartz Daily Brief—Europe edition—US stimulus c... [Published Quartz - 8 hours ago]
Boeing, SpaceX to build space taxis [Published Rappler - 8 hours ago]
NASA to resume human space flight, focus on Mars [Published Reuters India - 8 hours ago]
NASA Contracts Private Companies to Carry Astro... [Published The Utah People's Post - 8 hours ago]
NASA contracts with SpaceX and Boeing for space... [Published Los Angeles Times - 8 hours ago]
NASA: SpaceX Dragon V2, Boeing CST-100 Both Rac... [Published Inquisitr - 9 hours ago]
NASA Has a New Flight Plan for American Astronauts [Published - 9 hours ago]
NASA awards contracts to Boeing and SpaceX [Published - 10 hours ago]
Obituaries, Sept. 16, 2014 [Published Tullahoma News - 10 hours ago]
NASA inks deal for 'space taxis' [Published Asiaone - 11 hours ago]
NASA Selects Boeing, SpaceX To Build Next-Gen A... [Published Red Orbit - 11 hours ago]
NASA Gives Key Space Taxi Contracts to SpaceX, ... [Published CIO Magazine - 11 hours ago]
Boeing, SpaceX win NASA deals worth US$6.8 bln [Published EJ Insights - 11 hours ago]
Boeing and SpaceX will share a $6.8bn space tax... [Published City A.M. - 11 hours ago]
Will SpaceX Be Ready For Launch Dec. 1st? [Published - 11 hours ago]
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NASA Awards Boeing, SpaceX $6.8B USD to Launch ... [Published DailyTech Main News Feed - 14 hours ago]
Private sector will provide Space Shuttle replacement just in time as tensions with Russia escalate ...
Boeing And SpaceX Emerge Victorious in NASA Spa... [Published 24/7 Wall St. - 14 hours ago]
The privatization, or partial privatization, of space has taken many twists since the end of the space shuttle era. Companies and organizations know that there are literally billions of dollars up... ...
Boeing and SpaceX will share duties (and multi-... [Published National Post - Top Stories - 16 hours ago]
Boeing Co. and Elon Musk’s Space Exploration Technologies Corp. will share a multibillion-dollar federal contract to help restart U.S. manned spaceflights and reduce reliance on Russian rockets, a congressional leader said. The two companies will split ...
Boeing and SpaceX Expected to Win Major NASA Sp... [Published - 16 hours ago]
Aeronautical firms Boeing and SpaceX are expected to split a multi-billion dollar NASA contract to launch astronauts into low Earth orbit, according to multiple reports Tuesday. NASA is set to make an official announcement at 4 p.m. ET. An unnamed ...
NASA to Outsource Astronaut Delivery to SpaceX,... [Published Mashable! - 16 hours ago]
We finally have a replacement for the Space Shuttle — or rather, two replacements. And neither of them will be built by NASA . SpaceX and Boeing will both be awarded contracts for a rocket launch system that will deliver NASA astronauts to the ...
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