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SpaceX Ignored US Regulator’s Warnings Before 2020 Starship Launch

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SpaceX went through with launching a prototype of its Starship reusable spacecraft last December despite being warned at least twice by the Federal Aviation...
Photo shows China’s Long March-2F Y12 carrier rocket. (Photo by Wang Jiangbo/Our Space)

China to Send 1st Crewed Mission to New Space Station on Thursday – Space...

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China plans to send three astronauts aboard the Shenzhou-12 manned spacecraft to its new orbital station on June 17, Ji Qiming, an assistant director...
China to launch space station’s core module around 2020: industry insider

Roscosmos Can Help Hungary, Thailand, Tunisia, Indonesia Send Astronauts to Space Station

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Russian state space corporation Roscosmos is negotiating a spaceflight to the International Space Station (ISS) on board the Russian Soyuz spacecraft by representatives of...
Tianzhou-1 de-orbited and entered the atmosphere again after receiving instructions from the ground following the completion of the space lab mission and follow-up tests on September 22, 2017. (Photo by China Academy of Space Technology)

South Korea to Support Private Companies Developing Solid Fuel Spaceships

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The South Korean government will begin supporting the production of solid fuel spaceships by the private sector by 2024 in an effort to enrich...

Russia Could Launch 1st Lunar Mission in Early 2022

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Russia could launch the first Russian spacecraft to the moon after a 45-year hiatus in early 2022, Dmitry Rogozin, the chief of Russian space...
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SpaceX’s Falcon 9 Successfully Places SXM-8 Satellite Into Orbit

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The US-based company SpaceX on Sunday launched a SXM-8 communication satellite for the US broadcasting firm SiriusXM and successfully put it into orbit. A Falcon...
An undated handout image made available by NASA shows an illustration of ESA's (European Space Agency's) Solar Orbiter spacecraft against the backdrop of an image of the Sun captured by NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory (issued 05 February 2020). Solar Orbiter will capture the very first images of the Sun's polar regions. These images will provide key insights into the poorly-understood magnetic environment there, which helps drive the Sun's 11-year cycle and its periodic outpouring of solar storms. NASA is targeting 11:03 p.m. EST on 09 February 2020 for the launch of Solar Orbiter, an international collaborative mission between ESA and NASA. The spacecraft will launch on a United Launch Alliance Atlas V 411 rocket from Space Launch Complex 41 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station (CCAFS) in Florida, USA. EPA/ESA/ATG MediaLab/NASA HANDOUT HANDOUT EDITORIAL USE ONLY/NO SALES

Worms to be shipped to space to help shed light on human muscle loss

Hundreds of tiny worms are set to blast off to the International Space Station (ISS) to help scientists understand more about human muscle loss...

Russia to Acquire 2 Soyuz Rockets for Tourist Space Flight By 2024

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Russian spacecraft manufacturer Energia said on Tuesday it has signed a contract with space company Glavkosmos — both subsidiaries of Russia's state space agency...
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International discussions raised on asteroid mining after spacecraft sent into space

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A prototype space mining spacecraft was sent into its planned orbit from the Taiyuan Satellite Launch Center in north China's Shanxi Province. Experiments will...

CARD-Ghana advocates space for women and girls empowerment

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The Community Aid for Rural Development (CARD-Ghana), a non-governmental organisation, has urged stakeholders to ensure the effective participation of young women...
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US-Made Water Processor System Breaks Down on ISS – NASA

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The water processor mechanism has got out of order on the US segment of the International Space Station (ISS), with the crew members planning...
HANDOUT - This handout photo shows the New Shephard crew capsule descending from space on Mission NS-15 on April 14, 2021 Handout (Credit Origin Blue Photo: Erich Braunsperger/dpa

Amazon founder’s space firm in 15th successful test of reusable rocket

(dpa) - Blue Origin, the private space company owned by Amazon founder Jeff Bezos, has launched a reusable rocket successfully for the 15th time. "Blue...
HANDOUT - Father Sergei, a Russian Orthodox priest, blesses a Soyuz rocket on Thursday, a day before its launch from Kazakhstan to rendezvous with the International Space Station. The capsule, carrying three astronauts, took off successfully from the Baikonur spaceport on Friday. Photo: Bill Ingalls/NASA/dpa - ATTENTION: editorial use only and only if the credit mentioned above is referenced in full

Trio of space travellers blast off for rendezvous with space station

(dpa) - Three astronauts are on their way to the International Space Station (ISS) after their rocket took off punctually from the Russian spaceport...
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Bharti Airtel enters IoT space with eSIM technology

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Indian technology giant, Bharti Airtel has launched an integrated Internet of Things (IoT) platform on the back of its eSIM technology. The service promises a...
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Home gardens bloom under lockdown in Zimbabwe township despite limited space

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By Tafara Mugwara As people cut back on spending and become more conscious about healthy eating during the coronavirus...
Women wearing face masks walk at a bazaar in Tehran, Iran, April 24, 2020. Iranian health ministry on Saturday reported 76 new COVID-19 death cases in the past 24 hours, bringing the death toll to 5,650 in the country, official IRNA news agency reported. (Photo by Ahmad Halabisaz/Xinhua)

Iran plans to launch 5 satellites into space by year end

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Iran plans to send five satellites into space by the end of current Iranian calendar year, ending on March 20, 2021, official IRNA news...
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Oil prices slump amid mounting storage fears

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Oil prices suffered heavy losses on Monday amid fears over a growing scarcity of oil storage space as the COVID-19 pandemic wreaked havoc on...
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Iran receives signals from Noor satellite

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Several stations across Iran have received signals from the Noor 1 (Light 1) satellite that was launched into space on Wednesday, Tasnim news agency...
A handout photo made available by SpaceX shows the Falcon 9 rocket lifting off with a cargo of 60 Starlink satellites, from the space Launch Complex 40 at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Cape Canaveral, Florida, USA, 29 January 2020. EPA/BRIAN LINN / SPACEX / HANDOUT HANDOUT EDITORIAL USE ONLY/NO SALES

NASA and SpaceX to launch first crewed mission to space

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NASA announced on Friday to launch its first SpaceX crewed flight to the International Space Station (ISS) on May 27. NASA astronauts...
A robot is broadcasting epidemic prevention knowledge in Shanghai, with four cameras on top of it recording the environment, Feb. 27, 2020. Photo by Yang Jianzheng, People’s Daily Online

New infrastructure expands space for innovative development

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By Daniel Zhang A meeting of the Standing Committee of the Political Bureau of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee held earlier this...
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Iran fails to launch satellite into space

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Iran failed on Sunday to put the indigenous satellite Zafar into orbit, state IRINN TV reported. The homemade satellite carrier Simorgh launched...
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Russia sends 34 British communication satellites to space

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A Russian carrier rocket delivered 34 communication satellites of British company OneWeb into orbit on Friday, the Russian state space corporation Roscosmos said. ...
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Iran installs rocket to carry satellite to space

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Iran on Thursday completed installation of an indigenous rocket intended to carry an Iranian satellite to space soon, an Iranian minister said. ...
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NATO includes space as new operational domain amid divergences on future development

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Foreign ministers of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) agreed to include space as its new operational domain alongside air, land, sea and cyber,...
The orange hue over Earth, called an airglow and caused by molecules in the atmosphere energized by ultraviolet radiation from sunlight, was caught on camera by an astronaut aboard the International Space Station in 2018. Photo by ISS/Nasreen Alkhateeb/NASA

ICON satellite to study boundary between Earth’s atmospheres, space

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Inside the outermost layer of Earth's atmosphere, billions of negatively charged electrons bounce freely for long periods of time before being tamed by positive...
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Finally, US Returning to the Moon and on to Mars: Joins China

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Finally, the USA is planning on returning to space in a big way. If President Trump implements his just announced space program he will...
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Greece Makes A Statement with Its New Satellite Launch

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A new Hellas Sat satellite was successfully launched this week strengthening Greece's presence in space, as the country is exploring economic benefits in all...

Russia to Start Posting Billboards in Space

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A Russian startup has just revealed plans to place massive billboards in the space, which might cover a potential audience of 7 billion on...
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NASA’s Insight throws more light on Mars

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The U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) sent off InSight, its robotic lander, from the central coast of California at pre-dawn on Saturday...
China to launch space station’s core module around 2020: industry insider

China Plans On Core Module Launch of Its Space Station by 2020

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China will launch the core module of its space station around 2020, an insider disclosed recently, adding that the country has entered the...