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Stratfor: How To Avoid Space Wars


Source: GizaDeathStar.com
Dr. Joseph P. Farrell
May 24, 2016

As you can tell, this week has been a busy week for space news, and we’ve been focussing on it the past few days. 268 more words

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Avoiding A War In Space

Space is becoming more congested, contested and competitive. Since the Soviet Union put the first satellite, Sputnik I, into space in 1957, no nation has deliberately destroyed another’s satellite in orbit. 17 more words

United States

Nigeria needs more satellites to deepen broadband penetration – Minister

The Minister made the position known in Abuja at the National Assembly special sectoral debate on the diversification of the Nigerian economy.

The Minister noted with concern that NIGCOMSAT Limited which presently operates only one satellite (NigComSat-1R) needs to improve its fleet to enhance customer confidence and enable the company effectively compete in the sector. 229 more words

Nigeria

10 Facts About India

  1. India is one of only the countries that makes supercomputers (the US and Japan are the other two).

 

  1. India is one of the six countries that launches…
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SATELLITES NEA (V)

(BEING CONTINUED FROM 20/07/15)

A)HOW TO CATCH A SATELLITE

Standard space dockings are difficult enough, but a future ESA mission plans to capture derelict satellites adrift in orbit. 866 more words

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May 17th - Baby I'm a Star

Today’s factismal: It is National Telecommunication Day. Go call your mother!

Today is National Telecommunication Day, celebrating 58 years of communicating with satellites. Amazingly enough, we are actually still communicating with the satellite that launched the telecommunications revolution. 588 more words

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