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NASA Administrator Remembers Mission Control Pioneer Chris Kraft

NASA Administrator Remembers Mission Control Pioneer Chris Kraft

A legendary figure at the Johnson Space Center, Christopher created the concept of NASA's Mission Control and developed its organization, operational procedures and culture - making it a critical elem...

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The Milky Way once devoured a dwarf galaxy 10 billion years ago

The Milky Way once devoured a dwarf galaxy 10 billion years ago

The publication explains that the galaxy is fixed in space. Now, with the help of the Gaia space telescope , researchers have been able to make some more precise measurements on the position, brigh...

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NASA's Orion Crew Vehicle Is Ready For Its Historic First Flight

NASA's Orion Crew Vehicle Is Ready For Its Historic First Flight

Pence spoke about the legacy of the Apollo Program at length. "Through the Artemis programme, we will see the first woman and the next man walk on the surface of the Moon". "Chasing the Moon: the Pe...

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NASA marks golden jubilee of maiden Moon landing

Hours later, as he first stepped onto the moon's surface, he uttered the historic phrase: "That's one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind". In February, Pence demanded the National Aeronau...

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Celebrate the totally real moon landing with this fresh Google Doodle

Celebrate the totally real moon landing with this fresh Google Doodle

The July 20, 2019 Google Doodle replaces the two letter 'O's with an astronaut's spherical helmet and the Earth, in a celebratory image depicting the 50th anniversary of the moon landing. Hamilton ...

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Astronauts hailed as heroes 50 years after lunar landing

Astronauts hailed as heroes 50 years after lunar landing

Young hopes that the 50th anniversary will spark renewed interest among young people in science, technology and engineering much like the kids who grew up watching Apollo were inspired by how those th...

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Watch NASA’s rebroadcast of the Apollo 11 landing and moonwalk right here

Watch NASA’s rebroadcast of the Apollo 11 landing and moonwalk right here

While putting on the exhibition may not have been as large an operation as the actual moon landing, it did require special permission from the US Congress, White House support, and help from the Depar...

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Idaho Farm Bureau Federation Supports EPA's Decision Not To Ban Agricultural Pesticide

Idaho Farm Bureau Federation Supports EPA's Decision Not To Ban Agricultural Pesticide

EPA denied objections to the agency's 2017 order denying a 2007 petition from the Pesticide Action Network North America, and the Natural Resources Defense Council to cancel all registrations for the ...

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Three astronauts arrive at Int'l Space Station

Morgan launched into space along with two others around 12:30 p.m. The project - named Artemis - would be the first attempt to send humans to the lunar surface since the last Apollo landing in 1972....

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Watch 3 Astronauts Launch to Space on Apollo 11's 50th Anniversary

Watch 3 Astronauts Launch to Space on Apollo 11's 50th Anniversary

Three crew members were aboard the Soyuz which docked at the ISS early Sunday morning, including Russian cosmonaut Alexander Skvortsov, Italian astronaut Luca Parmitano and USA astronaut Andrew Morga...

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Countdown Begins For Launch of Chandrayaan 2 on Monday 2:43 PM

Countdown Begins For Launch of Chandrayaan 2 on Monday 2:43 PM

The spacecraft will carry an orbiter, lander and rover. "The payloads will collect scientific information on lunar topography, mineralogy, elemental abundance, lunar exosphere and signatures of hydr...

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Moonwalker Buzz Aldrin marks Apollo 11 anniversary at launch site

House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-Md.), whose district includes NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center, also commemorated the Apollo 11 anniversary, saying that when Neil Armstrong set foot on the ...

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Apollo 11 moonwalk tapes sell for $1.8m at auction

The tapes run for two hours and 24 minutes, showing the entirety of the Moon walk as seen by Mission Control, including the phone call with the-US president Richard Nixon. "Goodnight Moon!" Aldrin twe...

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Don't forget the computer that landed Apollo 11 astronauts on the moon

Don't forget the computer that landed Apollo 11 astronauts on the moon

If you don't own an Apple AR compatible device and want to check out Landing on the Moon the mobile web AR experience , both of which are the work of Trigger . The 3D assets are thanks to 20 years...

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EPA rejects challenge of pesticide linked to brain damage

EPA rejects challenge of pesticide linked to brain damage

The EPA concluded there wasn't sufficient evidence of the negative neurodevelopmental effects of chlorpyrifos - a pesticide used in farming - to justify a ban requested by environmental groups and a...

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NASA marks exact moment of Moon landing 50 years ago

NASA marks exact moment of Moon landing 50 years ago

On July 20, 1969, Apollo 11 touched down on the surface of Earth's moon. Collins, 88, did not attend the Florida ceremony. "Apollo 11 is the only event in the 20th century that stands a chance of be...

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Time Inc: Time Immersive | Creative Works

Time Inc: Time Immersive | Creative Works

Moon Landing 50th Anniversary: 13 Spectacular Facts About NASA's First Moon Mission and Apollo 11 . If you are planning to experience Landing on the Moon , it is available on Android and iOS devic...

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Houston Astros Wear Apollo 11 Caps for 50th Anniversary

Houston Astros Wear Apollo 11 Caps for 50th Anniversary

The logo for the mission was designed by Apollo 11's command module pilot Michael Collins, who apparently could do it all. It's a cute tie-in for the US space agency's ongoing 50th anniversary cel...

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Scientists Print Mesmerizing Liquid Magnets That Can Flow And Change Shape

Scientists Print Mesmerizing Liquid Magnets That Can Flow And Change Shape

As you'd hope from a magnetic liquid, the stuff retains its magnetic properties in principally any form. "No one has ever observed this before", explained Russell. To make the iron-oxide nanoparticles...

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An Artificial Snow-Storm Can Reduce the Risk Of Rising Sea Level

An Artificial Snow-Storm Can Reduce the Risk Of Rising Sea Level

The eventual collapse of the region's ice sheets might happen even if the world meets the Paris Agreement goals of putting the brakes on temperature rises, and if that happens, it would completely res...

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SpaceX test rocket explodes into flames

SpaceX test rocket explodes into flames

The hardware that burst into flames is the test model of SpaceX's next big rocket, the Starship: a enormous shuttle the organization is developing to take individuals and cargo into deep space. Ou...

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China Deorbit Disused Tiangong-2 Space Station

China Deorbit Disused Tiangong-2 Space Station

Although it will be brought down in a controlled manner, the China Manned Space Engineering Office (CMSEO) warned that some debris from the space laboratory will still hit the Earth. "It demonstrates ...

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Cambodia says plastic waste shipments came from US, Canada

Cambodia says plastic waste shipments came from US, Canada

Western nations have shipped their plastic waste to China for processing and recycling for decades, but were forced to look for new destinations past year when the Chinese government banned foreign wa...

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Britons share touching memories of Apollo 11 moon landing

Britons share touching memories of Apollo 11 moon landing

Also out is a special issue of Time on the next space race. The era after Apollo was a golden age for space astronomy with fundamental results that have reshaped our understanding of the cosmos, b...

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Time Immersive App Launches With Moon Landing AR Experience

Time Immersive App Launches With Moon Landing AR Experience

Apollo 11 had a big team of 400,000 working on it. Made "in partnership" with Apollo 11 astronaut Michael Collins, the Doodle "will allow users to experience the journey to the Moon and back to Earth"...

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Washington Monument Commemorates 50th Apollo 11 Moon Landing Anniversary

Washington Monument Commemorates 50th Apollo 11 Moon Landing Anniversary

The excitement, fear, dread and challenges of what happened when the astronauts blasted off from Florida's Kennedy Space Center on July 16, 1969 on NASA's Saturn V rocket, is encapsulated in an ast...

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Another asteroid is hurtling toward Earth, but astronomers say it’ll miss us

Another asteroid is hurtling toward Earth, but astronomers say it’ll miss us

These observations indicated the asteroid had a 1-in-7,000 chance of hitting Earth on September 9 this year. 'After the tenth day, the asteroid was unobservable and has not been seen since, ' ESA...

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Cambodia Ships Back 1600 Tonnes of Plastic Waste to Canada, U.S.

Cambodia Ships Back 1600 Tonnes of Plastic Waste to Canada, U.S.

In this Tuesday, July 16, 2019, photo, containers loaded with plastic waste are placed at country beach city, Sihanoukville Port, southwest of Phnom Penh, Cambodia. The cross-border disposal of waste ...

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Excessive Heat Watch issued Friday and Saturday in Niagara and Orleans Counties

Excessive Heat Watch issued Friday and Saturday in Niagara and Orleans Counties

In Chicago , the air temperature is also forecast to approach the century mark. Heat index values could reach as high as 110 degrees. The same can't be said about the rest of the week, dangerously hi...

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Chandrayaan-2: India announces new date for Moon mission

Chandrayaan-2: India announces new date for Moon mission

The mission was called off less than an hour before liftoff of the 14-storey rocket launcher on Monday. Pallava Bagla, a science editor of the New Delhi Television news channel, had earlier said tha...

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