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How to 'cook' a Thanksgiving dinner in space

It might not be your traditional turkey dinner, but these astronauts at Nasa’s International Space Station are cooking up their own Thanksgiving meal.
Using Space Food Systems Laboratory, it will only take the crew about 15 to 20 minutes to rehydrate their freeze-dried food. 401 more words


Upward Thrust

“…Up, up the long, delirious, burning blue
I’ve topped the wind-swept heights with easy grace.
Where never lark, or even eagle flew —
And, while with silent, lifting mind I’ve trod… 31 more words

My Life

Texas Makes History In Space

Blue Origin’s New Shepard space vehicle successfully flew to space, reaching its planned test altitude of 329,839 feet (100.5 kilometers) before executing a historic landing back at the launch site in West Texas.

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Amazon and Reusable Rocket Launch / Landing

I wonder if they will be delivering packages to the lunar colony with one of these ;-)

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How Jeff Bezos Just Scored a Big Win Over Elon Musk…

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Tech Bits

Reusable Rocket Booster Returns Safely to Earth In a Space Flight First

(NEW YORK) — A private space company announced Tuesday that it had landed a rocket upright and gently enough to be used again, a milestone in commercial aeronautics. 279 more words

~ Space Tourism: Jeff Bezos's Blue Origin Re-Usable Rocket lands successfully

Space Exploration is much Easier, Cost Effective and Safe after this new game changing “Re-Usable” Rocket Booster technology by Mr Jeff Bezos & scientist team, which on 23 Nov 2015 successfully demonstrates Blue Origin re-usable Rocket to space and safely lands back both Rocket and upper capsule (designed for travelers) separately. 136 more words