Space Travel

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First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

Private rocket launched to Space Station

The equipment is being carried by the Dragon spacecraft, which is attached to the nose of the Falcon 9 rocket and due to reach the space station on Sunday. But for Mr Musk, the head of the private company SpaceX, the successful cargo delivery is only ... [Published DailyMe.Com - 3 hours ago]
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 1 reports

Watch The SpaceX-3 Launch

Topics: Spacecraft, Space technology, Spaceflight, Human spaceflight, Exploration of the Moon, Commercial Orbital Transportation Services, Dragon Spacecraft Qualification Unit, CAPE CANAVERAL, Launch pad, Falcon, Dragon, Cape Canaveral Air Force Station ... [Published Red Orbit - 9 hours ago]
First reported Apr 19 2014 - Updated 7 hours ago - 2 reports

Red lettuce and dinosaur germs head to space station

Dragon has once again spread its wings. Today commercial spaceflight firm SpaceX successfully launched its third cargo mission to the International Space Station (ISS), sending a Dragon capsule ... ... [Published Big News Network - 14 hours ago]
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 13 hours ago - 1 reports

Company wants to launch Arizona residents to the precipice of space

A Tucson firm is hoping to launch Arizonans toward the edge of space – or maybe somewhere close to that – from Southern Arizona.Now they need state lawmakers to clear the path.The plan by Paragon Space Development Corp. is to use a balloon to float passengers ... [Published East Valley Tribune - 13 hours ago]
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 23 hours ago - 1 reports

Elon Musk's Revolutionary Rocket Test Probably Won't Be A Complete Success

Today's rocket launch featured a special test that could make space travel drastically cheaper. The SpaceX team was hoping to recover the first stage rocket by navigating it into the ocean without it burning up on the way down. They said previously said ... [Published Atlanta Journal And Constitution - 23 hours ago]
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 23 hours ago - 1 reports

Cardiothoracic Surgeon Launches Research Into Space

(HealthNewsDigest.com) - COLUMBUS, Ohio - When an unmanned supply mission launched into space today, bound for the International Space Station, it meant something extraordinary to  Dr. Peter Lee , a cardiothoracic surgeon at  The Ohio State University ... [Published HealthNewsDigest.com - 23 hours ago]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 19 2014 - 1 reports

NASA leader tours LASP; talks about commercial space travel

NASA administrator Charles Bolden, right, talks with Daniel Baker, left, director of the Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics in Boulder, and Sean Ryan, flight operations lead at LASP, during a tour Friday of LASP's Space Technology Research ... [Published Boulder County Business Report - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 19 2014 - Updated Apr 19 2014 - 1 reports

Falcon 9 Launch Recovery - Business Insider

SpaceXThe rocket with landing legs, pre-launch. Today's rocket launch featured a special test that could make space travel drastically cheaper. The SpaceX team was hoping to recover the first stage rocket by navigating it into the ocean without it burning ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Apr 19 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

The Rocket That'll Take Us to Mars

Traveling to Mars is not easy, which may be why no one has ever tried. It would take a good six to nine months to get there with today’s chemical-fueled rockets. Along the way, according to a 2013 study, you’d get dosed with the radiation equivalent of ... [Published Discover Magazine - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

Watch this incredible video of Elon Musk’s reusable rocket in action

One of the problems with space travel is how wasteful it is — the rockets that help propel space shuttles into the atmosphere fall off once they reach a certain height and are often completely unsalvageable after they crash back down to Earth. However, ... [Published Mail.com - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

Dinosaur Microbes Are About to Face Off Against the Liberty Bell Germs in Space

Sue the T-Rex. Image: Flickr/ OnFirstWholsWhat's a surefire way to make a SpaceX launch even more exciting? Throw some dinosaur germs into the mix too. Microbes swabbed from one of our star dinosaur specimens, Sue the T-Rex, will be sent to the International ... [Published Motherboard Magazine - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

Writer’s Block: Companies seeking to privatize space travel

Space has fascinated me ever since I was a kid.Eric HagenWhen the chill of the night was not too uncomfortable, one of my favorite past times was stretching out on the soft grass in my backyard and gaze up at the stars dotting the sky.I cannot locate ... [Published Coon Rapids Herald - Apr 18 2014]

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...successfully flying more than 100 orbits at extremely low altitudes," said Joan Salute, LADEE program executive at NASA Headquarters in Washington. "Although a risky decision, we're already seeing evidence that the risk was worth taking."
However, the foundation, led by Lu, offered this in an advance press release: "This network has detected 26 multi-kiloton explosions since 2001, all of which are due to asteroid impacts. It shows that asteroid impacts are NOT rare -- but actually 3-10 times more common than we previously thought."
"If we bring back the boost stage, I think it's the most significant thing SpaceX has done forfor sure" Mr Musk told the website Mashable
"Data upload from tracking plane shows landing in Atlantic was good!" SpaceX CEO Elon Musk tweeted.  "Several boats enroute through heavy seas. Flight computers continued transmitting for 8 seconds after reaching the water. Stopped when booster went horizontal."

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LADEE ends mission with planned impact on the moon [Published Spaceflight Now - 1 hour ago]
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Space Odyssey [Published Deccan Herald - 3 hours ago]
The Long-Term Future [Published Counter Currents - 3 hours ago]
Big asteroids hit Earth far more than we're tol... [Published CNET Asia - 5 hours ago]
Private rocket launched to Space Station [Published Telegraph - 7 hours ago]
Watch The SpaceX-3 Launch [Published Red Orbit - 9 hours ago]
NASA's Dragon Cargo Ship Heading to ISS [Published Auto World News - 10 hours ago]
What Happened To The First 10 Apple Employees [Published Business Insider Australia - 12 hours ago]
SpaceX says reusable rocket landing “good” [Published Htxt.Africa - 12 hours ago]
Company wants to launch Arizona residents to th... [Published East Valley Tribune - 13 hours ago]
Red lettuce and dinosaur germs head to space st... [Published Big News Network - 14 hours ago]
SpaceX Makes Strides Towards 1st Stage Falcon R... [Published Universe Today - 18 hours ago]
SpaceX supply ship begins journey to space station [Published Spaceflight Now - 20 hours ago]
Elon Musk's Revolutionary Rocket Test Probably ... [Published Atlanta Journal And Constitution - 23 hours ago]
Cardiothoracic Surgeon Launches Research Into S... [Published HealthNewsDigest.com - 23 hours ago]
Red lettuce and dinosaur germs head to space st... [Published DailyMe.Com - Apr 19 2014]
NASA chief Charles Bolden tours CU-Boulder for ... [Published Boulder Daily Camera - Apr 19 2014]
Falcon 9 Launch Recovery - Business Insider [Published DailyMe.Com - Apr 19 2014]
SpaceX Commercial Dragon Resupply Ship Thunders... [Published Universe Today - Apr 19 2014]
The Rocket That'll Take Us to Mars [Published Discover Magazine - Apr 18 2014]
NASA and Google Do the Tango [Published Tech News World - Apr 18 2014]
Red lettuce and dinosaur germs head to space st... [Published New Scientist - Apr 18 2014]
University of Zurich tests immune cells on the ... [Published Universität Zürich - Apr 18 2014]
Elon Musk's Revolutionary Rocket Test Probably ... [Published Business Insider - Apr 18 2014]
NASA leader tours LASP; talks about commercial ... [Published Boulder County Business Report - Apr 18 2014]
SpaceX Dragon On Its Way to the ISS [Published PC Magazine - Apr 18 2014]
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SpaceX Launches Cargo and Tries a Rocket Recovery [Published NBCNews.com - Apr 18 2014]
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An Outward-Looking Grand Strategy [Published Centauri Dreams - Apr 18 2014]
We use strategies to weigh the issues around us and maximize our chances for success. Can we create a strategy not just for a specific short-term goal but for the survival and growth of our entire species? In the essay that follows, Michael Michaud ...
Solar Power Satellites: A Visual Introduction [Published Wired Science » Science Blogs - Apr 18 2014]
Of all the spaceflight concepts NASA has seriously studied, the most enormous of all was the Solar Power Satellite (SPS) fleet of the 1970s. Czech-born physicist/engineer Peter Glaser outlined the concept in a brief article in the esteemed journal Science ...
Land Rover and Virgin Galactic Partner Up, Unve... [Published Mashable! - Apr 16 2014]
Land Rover and Virgin Galactic announced a partnership on Monday that will integrate the luxury automaker's current line of vehicles with the latter's space tourism efforts. The pairing of the transport companies means that Land Rover will ...
What’s the Deal, Neil: Russian space travel? [Published FOX Business - Video - Apr 16 2014]
FBN’s Neil Cavuto on Russian space travel, and whether the U.S. is giving up its superpower status. ...
Currently Hanging: Art in Seattle by the 78-Yea... [Published The Stranger, Seattle's Only Newspaper - Apr 15 2014]
Courtesy of the Henry Art Gallery/Contemporary Arts Museum HoustonSO MANY WAYS TO READ DANTE Joan Jonas uses live-action video, video drawing, benches, tables, lamps, painting, performance, and the late Spalding Gray in her exhibition at the Henry ...
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