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April 23, 2021

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Space.com

Crew-2 starts to take off. (Image credit: NASA/Aubrey Gemignani). A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket carrying four …

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Space.com

Shane Kimbrough and Megan McArthur of NASA, European Space Agency (ESA) astronaut Thomas Pesquet and Aki Hoshide of the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) introduced their normally-flightless companion during a video tour of their ” …

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The New York Times

The mission, known as Crew-2, is the third to carry people to the International Space Station. It was delayed by one day. RIGHT NOW. The astronauts have departed for the launchpad. Image. The SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket and Crew Dragon capsule at Kennedy …

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Space.com

Crew-2 launched NASA astronauts Megan McArthur and Shane Kimbrough, Japanese astronaut Akihiko Hoshide and European astronaut Thomas Pesquet to the International Space Station, which they will reach on Saturday (April 24). ” …

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The New York Times

The mission, known as Crew-2, is the third to carry people to the International Space Station. It was delayed by one day. Image. The SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket and Crew Dragon capsule at Kennedy Space Center in Florida on Thursday ahead of the spacecraft’s …

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Phys.Org

Glacial melting due to global warming is likely the cause of a shift in the movement of the poles that occurred in the 1990s. The locations of the North and South poles aren’t static, unchanging spots on our planet. The axis Earth spins around—or more …

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Phys.Org

Tibetan hot spring, where some of the newly described Brockarchaeota were collected. Credit: En-Min Zhou/Yunnan University. The tree of life just got a little bigger: A team of scientists from the U.S. and China has identified an entirely new group of microbes …

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Phys.Org

Guided by SETI Institute meteor astronomer Peter Jenniskens, they found 23 meteorites deep inside the Central Kalahari Game Reserve and now have published their findings online in the journal Meteoritics and Planetary Science.

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Phys.Org

Intensity can be reduced through a number of methods, such as installing LED lighting upgrades, which was completed in 2019 at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland, and Stennis Space Center in Stennis, Mississippi.

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The New York Times

NASA is negotiating an agreement with Russia in which NASA astronauts would continue to ride on the Soyuz in exchange for Russian astronauts going to space in SpaceX and Boeing capsules. In that arrangement, no money would be …

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