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  1. LISA Pathfinder gravity probe moves to testingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Gizmag

    A European Space Agency mission aimed at testing new technologies for understanding the universe has left Britain for final testing before being launched into space. The LISA Pathfinder mission's propulsion and science modules left Airbus Defence and Space for Industrie Anlagen Betriebs Gesellschaft in Germany for final tests before shipment to the ESA launch site in Kourou, French Guiana, where they will be shot into low-Earth orbit atop a Vega rocket.

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  2. The price of being Jewish in FranceRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... to degradation, deportation and imprisonment for life on the penal colony of Devil's Island, off the coast of French Guiana. His public court martial took place at the A cole Militaire. That January day, out on the street, some members of the crowd ...

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  3. Arianespace certified to ISO 50001 at Guiana Space CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Space News From SpaceDaily.Com

    Arianespace's certification to the ISO 50001 energy management system standard at the Guiana Space Center is the fruit of an innovative partnership with French electricity company EDF. Through this partnership the two companies developed the monitoring and management of energy consumption at the launch site in French Guiana, and were able to share unused energy with the rest of the country.

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  4. Additional Metallurgical Tests at Columbus Gold's Montagne d'Or Deposit Confirm +95% Gold RecoveryRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Market Wire

    Columbus Gold Corporation is pleased to announce the results of the final two phases of comprehensive metallurgical test work from Columbus Gold's 100% controlled Montagne d'Or Gold Deposit, Paul Isnard Project, in French Guiana. The results of Phase I tests were released on January 8th, 2015, where three gold recovery process options were investigated on two master composites, which included initial evaluations of 1) whole-ore cyanidation, 2) gravity concentration followed by cyanidation of gravity tailings, and 3) gravity concentration followed by gold/silver flotation from the gravity tailings.

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  5. ADS delivers LISA Pathfinder propulsion and science modules for testingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Space News From SpaceDaily.Com

    ... testing. The spacecraft is scheduled to be launched later this year by a European Vega rocket from Kourou, French Guiana. LISA Pathfinder is the first UK led European Space Agency (ESA) science mission since the launch of Giotto in 1985. In the ...

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  6. French Guiana Welcomes The THOR 7 SpacecraftRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 28 | Aero-News Network

    The THOR 7 satellite for Arianespace's first Ariane 5 mission in 2015 has arrived in French Guiana, marking the start of payload preparations for this dual-passenger flight from the Spaceport which is scheduled for an April liftoff. THOR 7 produced by SSL for Telenor Satellite Broadcasting was delivered this month by a cargo jetliner, which landed at Flix Ebou International Airport near the capital city of Cayenne.

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  7. Washington State Ranks Poorly On Economic ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | The Daily Caller

    ... about environmental regulations make the state fall fourth to last, barely ahead of California, Venezuela and French Guiana. When it comes to uncertainties arising from the application and interpretation of existing regulations, the state ranks #106 ...

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  8. The Philadelphia Inquirer Keith Pompey columnRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | Erie Times News

    ... athleticism. But before his injury, he showed flashes that he can be a star. While still a work in progress, French Guiana native Inglis has a lot of potential and could excel in a few seasons as a role player. We all know about Carter-Williams, the ...

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  9. Sentinel-2A: New Eyes Of Copernicus Ready For SpaceRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | Aero-News Network

    ... in space. The 1.1 metric ton satellite is now scheduled to be shipped to the European spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana, in April. The S2A launch by VEGA is scheduled in June. Sentinel-2A will deliver optical images from the visible to short-wave ...

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  10. Mainland South America's smallest sovereign country?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Philly.com

    It's Suriname. Though French Guiana, at a little more than 32,000 square miles, is smaller than Suriname's nearly 64,000 square miles, it is an overseas department of France and not a sovereign country.

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  11. Improved vision for James Webb Space TelescopeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Space News From SpaceDaily.Com

    ... ull-scale cryogenic optical and system testing before launch on an Ariane 5 from Europe's Spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana.

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  12. ESA's Spaceplane Is Heading HomeRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | Aero-News Network

    ... and shows only light scorching from the blazing plasma of reentry. Launched from Europe's Spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana, IXV separated from the rocket at an altitude of 211 miles and continued up to 256 miles before starting its descent back to ...

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  13. Columbus Gold's Drill Results Continue to ImpressRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Resource Investing News

    Columbus Gold continues to release positive drill results from the Montagne d'Or gold deposit at its Paul Isnard project in French Guiana, and it's become evident that the Vancouver-based company is onto something good. The company completed a 126-hole, 25,570-meter Phase II drill program at the deposit in November 2014, and since then it's made the TSX Venture Exchange's 2015 TSX Venture 50 List .

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  14. EURO Ressources Reports Earnings for the Year Ended December 31, 2014Read the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | GlobeNewswire

    ... option agreement related to the Paul Isnard concessions and an area of interest surrounding the concessions in French Guiana. EURO recorded an income tax expense of 8.9 million in 2014, as compared to 13.3 million in 2013. The decrease is mainly due ...

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  15. PCI Geomatics implements support for KazEOSat-1Read the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | MacMinute

    ... panchromatic and 4-meter multispectral. The satellite was launched from the European spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana in April of 2014, and reached operational readiness in July 2014. The sensor will produce imagery for the Kazakstan government to ...

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  16. Columbus Gold Drills 142.2 Meters of 1.21 g/t Gold Including 16.8...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Market Wire

    Columbus Gold Corporation is pleased to announce drill results from an additional 7 holes from its Phase II resource development diamond drilling campaign at its 100% owned Montagne d'Or Gold Deposit, Paul Isnard Project, in French Guiana. Assay results have now been released for 105 holes and results are pending for the remaining 21 holes of the program.

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  17. ESA's spaceplane is coming homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Space News From SpaceDaily.Com

    ... will then travel to Turin for inspection and further analysis. Launched from Europe's Spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana, IXV separated from the rocket at an altitude of 340 km and continued up to 412 km before starting its descent back to Earth. ...

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  18. Last look at Sentinel-2ARead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Space News From SpaceDaily.Com

    Sentinel-2A fully integrated at IABG's facilities in Ottobrunn, Germany on 24 February 2015, before being packed up and shipped to French Guiana for launch. Offering 'colour vision' for Europe's environmental monitoring Copernicus programme, Sentinel-2A combines high-resolution and novel multispectral capabilities - a first for ESA.

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  19. Europe's newly tested space plane aims for next launch in 2019Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Fox News

    ... of the Galapagos Islands and within sight of its recovery ship. Tumino remained at the launch site in Kourou, French Guiana to co-ordinate the 60 or so people involved in the mission. "This mission was extremely precise," Tumino said. "We landed ...

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  20. IXV Spaceplane misison a boost Thales Alenia SpaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Space News From SpaceDaily.Com

    ... several modules for the ISS. Flawless run IXV lifted off at 13:40 GMT, from Europe's Spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana atop a Vega rocket. It separated from Vega at an altitude of 340 km and continued up to 412 km. Then, it then began the reentry ...

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