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Herbert Muenster was born in Vienna, Austria, but moved to the United States in 1962.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Chino Roque, first Pinoy to fly into space in 2015
Future astronaut Chino Roque is destined to become the first-ever Filipino astronaut to blast off from earth into space.
Florida researcher to study high-altitude dust for health risks
A Florida researcher is preparing to test massive dust storms in the upper atmosphere that roll in from Africa to see whether pathogens raining down on the state could be responsible for plant, animal or human disease.
Pleasant weekend ahead
LOOKING AT THOSE PICTURES, AMY THIS THING THIS IS BAD. IT IS. IT'S ROUGH. IT'S HARD FOR US TO, YOU KNOW, SIT HERE WITH SUCH BEAUTIFUL WEATHER.
The Huffington Post
Atlas V Rocket Launches Off California Coast
The Atlas V rocket lit up the night sky at about 11:15 p.m. Thursday, lifting off from Vandenberg Air Force Base toward low-Earth orbit.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Is the Sun Rising in the East?
The scores are in from the 2012 Program for International Student Assessment, which, every three years, tests 15-year-olds from the world's most advanced countries.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
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Orbital-Built SES-8 Communications Satellite Successfully Launched
Lift-off took place at 5:41 p.m. on Tuesday, 3 December, and the satellite successfully separated from the rocket's final stage approximately 31 minutes into the mission, placing it into a super-synchronous transfer orbit.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Christian Science Monitor
SpaceX plans third launch attempt for Tuesday evening
Following two aborted launches, private spaceflight company SpaceX is expected to make a third attempt to launch its Falcon 9 rocket from Cape Canaveral, Florida this evening.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
The Straits Times
Hubble Telescope best shot at learning Comet Ison's fate
In this combination of three images provided by Nasa, comet ISON appears as a white smear heading up and away from the sun on Thursday and Friday, Nov 28-29, 2013.
The Orlando Sentinel
'Art from the Heart of Florida' salutes Sunshine State artists
WHAT: "Art from the Heart of Florida" continues this month at two galleries run by Crealde School of Art .
SpaceX will try to launch Falcon 9 again today
After trying to launch the Falcon 9 rocket twice last week, SpaceX will try again tonight from Cape Canaveral Air Force Base.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
KVBC-TV Las Vegas
Space hosts busy Thanksgiving with launch, comet
Space will serve up a banquet of activities on Thanksgiving, featuring a comet kissing the sun, a zero-gravity freeze-dried feast in orbit and a rocket launch attempt: Comet ISON, which was discovered a year ago, is making its first spin around the sun and will come the closest to the super-hot solar surface at 1:37 p.m. EST.
Mother of All Slingshots Set to Hurl India's MOM Probe to Mars
The clock is ticking down relentlessly towards "The mother of all slingshots" - the critical engine firing intended to hurl India' Mars Orbiter Mission probe on her ten month long interplanetary cruise to the Red Planet.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
SpaceX Rocket Shuts Down During Turkey Day Launch
A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket shut down at the last second during a Thanksgiving Day launch attempt, the second attempt to launch an SES-8 satellite atop a Falcon 9 rocket for insertion into a geosynchronous transfer orbit.
Launch center renamed 50 years ago for JFK
Fifty years ago, a phone call interrupted Jack King's Thanksgiving dinner with friends in Cocoa Beach.
Letter: Port commission should have 8-year term limits
As a resident of Brevard County and someone who works on term-limits issues every day, I disagree with Rep. John Tobia's handling of the term limits proposal for Port Canaveral commissioners.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
SpaceX postpones first satellite launch
Nokia wants you to take lots of pictures -- and believes its Lumia 1020 is the ideal tool to do it.
All is GO for SpaceX Thanksgiving Day Launch that could...
Next Generation SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket with SES-8 communications satellite awaits Thanksgiving Day launch from Pad 40 at Cape Canaveral, FL.