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October 5, 2021

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The New York Times

Live Updates: A Russian Film Crew Has Arrived at the Space Station.

After docking with the International Space Station, the crew aboard the MS-19 are preparing to open the hatch of their spacecraft and come aboard.

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Space.com

Watch the BepiColombo spacecraft zoom past Mercury in this new video

During the flyby, three monitoring cameras on the spacecraft’s transfer module photographed the planet, with the results released as a short video on Monday ( …

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The New York Times

Live Updates: Watch Russia Send a Film Crew to the Space Station.

An actress and a director will head to the International Space Station, aiming to shoot scenes from the first feature film to rely on scenes shot in orbit.

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CBS News

Russian film crew blasts off to shoot first movie scenes in space

Thirty-seven-year-old actress Julia Peresild and director Klim Shipenko lifted off aboard a Soyuz spacecraft along with veteran cosmonaut Anton Shkaplerov. With …

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The Washington Post

Russian film crew in orbit to make first movie in space

Actor Yulia Peresild and director Klim Shipenko blasted off for the International Space Station in a Russian Soyuz spacecraft together with cosmonaut Anton …

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Space.com

Bizarre, scorching exoplanet WASP-76 b may be even hotter than we thought

And WASP-76 b is incredibly hot. Astronomers estimate that its nightside is 2,370 degrees Fahrenheit (1,300 degrees Celsius), while temperatures on its dayside …

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Space.com

United Arab Emirates to launch asteroid mission in 2028

The nation today (Oct. 5) announced plans to launch an ambitious mission to the asteroid belt in 2028. It will be the UAE’s second interplanetary effort; the …

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Spaceflight Now

Payload issue delays SpaceX’s next Falcon Heavy launch to early 2022

The Space Force did not release a new launch date for the USSF-44 mission, but the spokesperson said the launch is now targeted for early 2022, nearly three …

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CBS News

Russian actress, cameraman rocket into orbit for first feature film shoot in space

Wearing a bright red flight suit, Yulia Peresild, who will play the role of a surgeon making an emergency house call to the station in the movie “The Challenge, …

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CNN

NASA’s DART mission will deliberately crash into an asteroid’s moon in the name of planetary defense

After launching in November, NASA will test its asteroid deflection technology in September 2022 to see how it impacts the motion of a near-Earth asteroid in …

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