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  1. India close to having its own satellite navigation systemRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    ... but important luggage, the 1,425 kg IRNSS-1D. The rocket blasted off from the second launch pad at the Satish Dhawan Space Centre here, around 80 km from Chennai. For the onlookers the rocket looked like an inverted flare/torch with a long handle as ...

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  2. Retired WVU journalism professor Paul Atkins recalls careerRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Washington Times

    Ed Buckbee never forgot how the wiry little guy with the big round glasses shot out of The Daily Athenaeum newsroom like a rocket that day. On that October day in 1957, all of America - which included a handful of WVU journalism students working for their school paper in Morgantown found out that the Soviet Union had just conquered outer space.

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  3. Russia announces plan to build new space station with NASARead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    Russia on Saturday announced initial plans to build a new orbital space station together with NASA to replace the International Space Station , which is set to operate until 2024. Russia and NASA recently agreed to keep operating and financing the ISS until 2024, but future joint space projects have remained in doubt, as relations between Russia and the US have plunged to post-Cold War lows over the Ukraine conflict.

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  4. Deadly Hotel Siege Ends in SomaliaRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | KRVN-AM Lexington

    An unprecedented NASA experiment began on Friday, with Astronaut Scott Kelly and a pair of Russian cosmonauts blasting off, bound for the International Space Sta... -- After Italy's highest court decided to overturn Amanda Knox's reconviction in connection with her roommate's slaying, Knox said late Friday she was still processi... WASHINGTON - March 26, 2015 - Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today announced the USDA awarded $9 million in grants to develop childhood obesity intervention programs thro... Lincoln - Behind 7.2 innings of two-hit work from starter Chance Sinclair along a three-run fifth inning from the Husker offense, the Nebraska baseball team opened its serie... -- Joey Logano edged out Ryan Newman on Friday to win the pole at Martinsville Speedway for Sunday's Sprint Cup race.

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  5. Lonely Bros Can Grow Their 'Wolfpack' With New AppRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | KRVN-AM Lexington

    An unprecedented NASA experiment began on Friday, with Astronaut Scott Kelly and a pair of Russian cosmonauts blasting off, bound for the International Space Sta... -- After Italy's highest court decided to overturn Amanda Knox's reconviction in connection with her roommate's slaying, Knox said late Friday she was still processi... WASHINGTON - March 26, 2015 - Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today announced the USDA awarded $9 million in grants to develop childhood obesity intervention programs thro... Lincoln - Behind 7.2 innings of two-hit work from starter Chance Sinclair along a three-run fifth inning from the Husker offense, the Nebraska baseball team opened its serie... -- Joey Logano edged out Ryan Newman on Friday to win the pole at Martinsville Speedway for Sunday's Sprint Cup race.

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  6. Astronauts Arrive at ISS for 1-year MissionRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | WEZL-FM 103.5

    The capsule carrying a Russian and an American who are to spend a year away from Earth docked Saturday with the International Space Station.

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  7. Tennessee astronaut talks about time on space stationRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    An astronaut from Tennessee who recently returned from the International Space Station says he was most surprised by the mental gymnastics of working in zero-gravity. Barry "Butch" Wilmore told WPLN radio that he and five colleagues worked on dozens of science experiences to record how space affect everything from 3D printing to zebra fish.

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  8. 5 Things I Learned About America's Space Program From Watching YouTubeRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Motley Fool

    ... learn about how the government spends your tax dollars, just from watching YouTube. You can also learn a lot about the space race. Stuff like... 1. NASA isn't America's only "space agency" NASA may get all the headlines, but when it comes to ...

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  9. The Big Bang Theory is 'God-friendly'Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Spero News

    was an engineer for NASA's Hubble Space Telescope working on programs for the International Space Station. At a very early age she wanted to have harmony between her faith and what she was being taught about science. Said Dr. , "My interest in ...

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  10. US astronaut begins history-making missionRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | TheBostonChannel.com

    He plans to spend 342 days on the International Space Station -- the longest stretch of time any U.S. astronaut has spent in space. Kelly lifted off Friday aboard a Russian Soyuz rocket that launched from Kazakhstan.

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  11. Colliding galaxies show the limits of dark matterRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Mashable

    ... say scientists studying collisions of galaxy clusters. When clusters of galaxies collide, the hot gas that fills the space between the stars in those galaxies also collides and splatters in all directions with a motion akin to splashes of water. ...

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  12. Russia and the US will build a new space station togetherRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Independent

    Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies US-Russia relations may be at its lowest point in decades, but their space agencies are working together like never before.

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  13. Former NASA expert claims he saw nine-foot alien on space shuttle during missionRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    The UFO conspiracy theorist who claims to have been NASA engineer for 35 years insists story of super-size humanoid making contact with colleagues is true A UFO conspiracy theorist who claims to be a NASA veteran has insisted he saw a nine-foot alien astronaut on the space shuttle. Clark McClelland, who says he worked with NASA as an aerospace engineer for 35 years from 1958 to 1992, maintains the "truth" of his story currently doing the rounds on paranormal websites, radio stations and Youtube channels.

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  14. RNSS-1D is the fourth in the series of seven satellites, planned by ISRO.Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Indian Express

    India is set to operationalise its own navigational system with the succesful launch of IRNSS-1D, the fourth in the series of seven navigational satellites, onboard PSLV-C27 from Sriharikota on Saturday. At the end of the 59.5 hour countdown, PSLV-C27, the time-tested launch vehicle of the Indian Space Research Organisation , lifted off from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre Sriharikota at 5.19 pm and injected the satellite into orbit about 21 minutes later.

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  15. Record stargazing columnist David Warrington looks back at the...Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Daily Record

    THE Space Telescope was launched into orbit in 1990 and here you can see a handful of the most amazing pictures taken by the Hubble Space Telescope. NAMED after the Astronomer Edwin Hubble, the telescope has spent more than two decades observing the cosmos in fantastic detail.

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  16. MESSENGER spacecraft completes 4,000th orbit of MercuryRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    ... tools and techniques, such as the SciBox science planning tool, customized downlink rate stepping during Deep Space Network contacts, and automated prioritization of data playback with the use of the Consultative Committee for Space Data Systems ...

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  17. Here's why NASA astronaut Scott Kelly's year in space is amazingRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    At 12:42 p.m. Friday, astronaut Scott Kelly and Russian cosmonaut Mikhail Kornienko launched into space, hurtling toward the International Space Station where the pair will reside for a year to test the limits of what NASA poetically called "human research, space exploration and the human spirit." Kely and Kornienko will actually spend 342 days off planet, setting a new record for longest single mission aboard the space station and allowing Kelly to amass a total of 522 days in space in his lifetime, surpassing the current cumulative American record of 382 days.

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  18. Why Does The International Space Station Have Such A Weird Shape?Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Linkmachinego

    [space] Why Does The International Space Station Have Such A Weird Shape? ' It had to be assembled from pieces that would fit in the Orbiter payload bay or the payload fairing of a Proton rocket. This dictates a maximum length and diameter for each ...

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  19. NASA Starts 'Year in Space' TestingRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | WPTV Local News

    The latest crew for the International Space Station has arrived safely at the orbiting outpost, after a successful launch from Russia's Baikonur Cosmodrome. NASA astronaut Scott Kelly along with Russian cosmonauts Mikhail Kornienko and Gennady Padalka made orbit in less than ten minutes.

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  20. NASA-Funded Mission Studies the Sun in Soft X-RaysRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Space News From SpaceDaily.Com

    ... us to gather the best measurements so far made in this energy range." This soft X-ray detector hitched a ride into space on a NASA sounding rocket. During a 15 minute total flight, sounding rockets have about six minutes of time to gather data from ...

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