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Georgia Students to Speak with NASA Astronauts on Space Station

Students at New Prospect Elementary School in Alpharetta, Georgia, will speak with the NASA astronauts living, working and doing research aboard the International Space Station… 381 more words

Aerospace

Air quality-monitoring satellite in orbit.

The first Copernicus mission dedicated to monitoring our atmosphere, Sentinel‑5P, has been launched from the Plesetsk Cosmodrome in northern Russia.

The 820 kg satellite was carried into orbit on a Rockot launcher at 09:27 GMT (11:27 CEST) today. 539 more words

Aerospace

Sentinel 5P and Brexit

On Friday Sentinel-5P was launched. The British press were keen to emphasise that it was ‘British built’[1], one, the Mirror, goes so far as the call it “Britain’s Sentinel-5P”. 921 more words

UPES students N.Adhithiyan and Rohan Chandra represent India at Moon-Mars exploratory mission in Poland

India Education Diary | October 13, 2017  |

New Delhi, October 13, 2017: Two Aerospace Engineering students of UPES represented India at the Poland Mars Analogue Simulation (PMAS) 2017, organized by the Space Exploration Project Group in collaboration with European Space Agency. 333 more words

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Space Research - World

US Space Shuttle programme: Columbia was the name given to the prestigious winged US space shuttle, which had blasted off from the Cape Canaveral station on 12 April 1981, being the first space vehicle which could be used again and was “reflyable”. 3,399 more words

Space Research

3 teams that would be great landing spots for NaVorro Bowman

After a rough start to the 2017 season, during which it became obvious that the 49ers were indeed ready to move, the team has officially released linebacker NaVorro Bowman. 620 more words

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In 60 years since Sputnik, we’ve created 10 baby elephants worth of space trash with every launch

Today is the 60th anniversary of the launch of Sputnik, the first human-created object to be successfully placed in an orbit around the Earth. Since the Russians achieved the feat, humans have taken to putting stuff in space with vigor. 272 more words