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  1. Solar Sail and Secret Space Plane Ride Rocket Into SpaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | MSNBC

    United Launch Alliance's Atlas 5 rocket rises from its launch pad at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station on Wednesday, carrying the U.S. Air Force's X-37B space plane and other payloads into space. A hush-hush military space plane and a widely publicized solar-sail experiment shared a ride into orbit on Wednesday aboard an Atlas 5 rocket launched from Florida.

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  2. Ponant Offering Up To $2,100 in Discounts on Select Cruise ItinerariesRead the original story

    Tuesday May 19 | Travel World News

    For experienced cruisers or newcomers, the fantasy of having one's own private yacht to sail the seven seas comes closer to reality with exotic itineraries on upscale, uncrowded ships operated by Ponant, which began in 1988 by CMA CGM, the world's third-largest container shipping company. Discover Ponant's fleet of 5 vessels which allows for choice.

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  3. Tiny Solar Sail 'Cubesat' Launching with X-37B Space Plane on WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | SPACE.com

    A tiny solar-sailing spacecraft will hitch a ride on the rocket that blasts the United States Air Force's X-37B space plane into orbit on its latest mystery mission tomorrow . The robotic X-37B spacecraft is scheduled to launch tomorrow at 10:45 a.m. EDT atop a United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket from Florida's Cape Canaveral Air Force Station.

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  4. Air Force's Robotic X-37B Space Plane Launches Mystery Mission This WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | SPACE.com

    On May 13, 2015, United Launch Alliance tweeted this photo of the AFSPC-5 mission payload being mated to its launch vehicle in Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida. The launch, carrying the X-37B space plane, is set for May 20. The United States Air Force's mysterious X-37B space plane will head to orbit this week for the fourth time.

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  5. Air Force Readies X-37B Space Plane for Mystery MissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | MSNBC

    The U.S. Air Force's mysterious X-37B space plane will head to orbit this week for the fourth time. The unmanned X-37B spacecraft is scheduled to launch Wednesday at 10:45 a.m. ET atop a United Launch Alliance Atlas 5 rocket from Florida's Cape Canaveral Air Force Station.

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  6. Space in Motion: Watch Gorgeous GIFs of Mars Sunset, Spinning Giant AsteroidRead the original story

    Friday May 15 | National Geographic

    NASA spacecraft recently beamed back stunning images that, when combined, bring to life two neighboring alien worlds. While Mars delights us with a surprising blue sky, Ceres continues to perplex us with its bizarre bright blotches.

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  7. A "landspout", shipwrecks, hail and a spring snowstormRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 10 | Examiner.com

    A "landspout", shipwrecks, hail and a spring snowstorm top the list of Michigan weather events on this day in history . From the National Weather Service and Storm Prediction Center archives here are the weather events that happened on May 10. 1881 - The wood schooner, 2-mast Charley was wrecked at her dock at the mouth of the Beaver River, MN near Lake Superior during a gale.

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  8. Dean Barker named CEO, skipper for Japan's America's Cup entryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Stuff.co.nz

    Dean Barker wears his Team Japan colours after being announced as skipper and CEO of their America's Cup challenge for the 35th edition in 2017. It's a massive rebound for the Kiwi sailing veteran who was axed as helmsman by Team New Zealand earlier this year, leaving the syndicate in a bitter split.

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  9. Space plane launchedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Fox News

    The U.S. Air Force's X-37B space plane blasted into Earth orbit today, kicking off the robotic vehicle's clandestine fourth mission - as well as the first flight of a tiny solar-sailing spacecraft. 11:05 a.m. ET from Florida's Cape Canaveral Air Force Station.

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  10. Shipping servicesRead the original story

    Wednesday May 20 | Fiji Times

    SERVICES provided by Goundar Shipping have come under the spotlight with commuters claiming delayed travels with its inter-island vessel Lomaiviti Princess. Earlier this week, frustrated passengers on Taveuni, who contacted this newspaper, said they waited for more than six hours at the jetty.

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  11. Mohican Sailing Club open house May 25Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Ashland Times-Gazette

    Mohican Sailing Club will have an open house noon to 4 p.m. Monday May 25. This club features a unique cottage-style clubhouse with lake frontage, parklike setting, paved launching ramp and competitive one-design racing. Those interested in learning to sail, or who already have experience, are invited to attend.

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  12. Air Force X-37B Spaceplane Launches on May 20 with Military, NASA and LightSail Payloads: Watch LiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Universe Today

    Fourth flight of the secretive U.S. Air Force X-37B Orbital Test Vehicle is set for blastoff on May 20, 2015 from Cape Canaveral, Florida. Photo: Boeing Story updated with further details and photos All systems are currently "GO" for the fourth launch of the US Air Force's secretive unmanned, X-37B military space plane this Wednesday, May 20, on a flight combining both US national security experimental payloads as well as civilian science experiments sponsored by NASA, US Universities, commercial companies, and the solar sailing LightSail test from the Planetary Society.

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  13. Vikings traded first (then plundered), study suggestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Fox News

    The Viking Age may not have started with the plundering of England, but with the peaceful trading of handcrafted combs made out of reindeer antlers, a new study suggests. Until now, researchers thought the Viking Age began in June 793, when Norwegian Vikings raided Lindisfarne, an island off the northeast coast of England.

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  14. Cunard's Three Queens over 175 hours in behind the scenes picturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Daily Mail

    While grandeur and seamless service is usually the order of the day on board, some of the unheralded contributors to the success of Cunard's famous fleet are given their due in a new photographic exhibition marking the company's 175th year of cruising. Scones being meticulously laid out in their hundreds ahead of afternoon tea, a hard-working seamstress repairing uniforms and staff toiling in the washroom with towels and sheets are among the scenes captured by James Morgan for a display which opened on Monday in Liverpool.

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  15. A photo from the duo's trip across a glacier in Svalbard, Norway.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | APRN

    In 2010, BA rge Ousland and Vincent Colliard were part of a four-person sailing crew on the first ever circumnavigation of the Arctic Ocean in one season, sailing through both the Northeast and the Northwest passages. Now, they're in the midst of skiing the Stikine Icefield in Southeast Alaska and British Columbia.

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  16. Solar sail ready for deployment testRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Reuters

    A citizen-funded mini satellite will attempt to deploy a solar sail above Earth in a test to examine the principles of propelling small spacecrafts to the edges of the solar system using energy from the Sun. Ben Gruber reports.

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  17. Disney Cruise Line announces fall 2016 deploymentRead the original story

    Monday May 18 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Today, the Disney Magic arrived in New York City as part of a transatlantic crossing to kick off a summer season in Norway and Europe. Disney Cruise Line was in New York City to announce the Disney Magic will return to New York in fall 2016, with sailings visiting the Bahamas, Disney's private island Castaway Cay and stops at Port Canaveral that include a visit to Walt Disney World.

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  18. Drive to a Florida port, see the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Port Canaveral had a landmark day on Sunday, Feb. 15, 2015 with six cruise ships in port at the same time, four based at the port and two making ports of call stops. The ships pictured are the Royal Caribbean Freedom of the Seas, Grandeur of the Seas and Quantum of the Seas, Disney Magic and Carnival Liberty and Sunshine.

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  19. Thousands of dollars worth of property stolen from beached yacht in SARead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | ABC News

    Thousands of dollars worth of property has been stolen from a yacht that had to be abandoned after hitting a reef in South Australia's south-east earlier this month. The yacht had set out from Adelaide about 6:00pm on May 9 to sail to Portland in south-western Victoria.

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  20. SeaOman opens new dive centre at The Wave, MuscatRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | AME Info

    SeaOman, powered by Oman Sail, has launched a new dive centre at The Wave, Muscat, offering scuba diving excursions for PADI-certified divers. Located just 45 minutes from the secluded Damaniyat Islands Nature Reserve, the SeaOman Dive Centre is a gateway to a whole new underwater world along the Sultanate's unexplored coastline including popular dive sites, Fahal Island and the aptly-named 'Aquarium' at KharA bah Island.

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