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March 24, 2022

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Space.com

“FREEDOM!! Crew-4 will fly to the International Space Station in a new Dragon capsule named ‘Freedom.’ The name celebrates a fundamental human right, and the industry and innovation that emanate from the …

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Space.com

The first all-private mission to the International Space Station will feature celebrity cuisine. José Andrés, founder of the nonprofit World Central Kitchen that sends meals to areas beset by natural disasters, will …

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Space.com

NASA astronaut Raja Chari and Matthias Maurer with the European Space Agency (ESA) spent 6 hours and 54 minutes on Wednesday (March 23) performing a number of tasks to restore and extend equipment mounted to the exterior of the space station.

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Spaceflight Now

The Artemis 1 test flight will be the first mission of the Space Launch System, proving out the rocket and Orion crew capsule on a trip around the moon before astronauts begin riding it on the Artemis 2 flight in the 2024 timeframe.

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Space.com

Consisting of 36 colossal dishes located in Western Australia, ASKAP images the entire night sky in radio waves, began seeing circles in various spots. Each circle appears to be several billion light- …

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CNN

In an attempt to resolve this heated debate, a group of researchers has studied 380 bones belonging to 250 animals — some living and others extinct — including marine reptiles and flying reptiles, as well as mammals, lizards, crocodiles and birds.

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Phys.Org

NASA’s upcoming SPHEREx mission will have some similarities with the James Webb Space Telescope. But the two observatories will take dramatically different approaches to studying the sky. The SPHEREx mission will be able to scan the entire sky every …

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Phys.Org

It looks like fireflies flickering in the darkness. Slowly, more and more amass, lighting up the screen in large chunks and clusters. But this is not a video about insects. It’s a simulation of the early universe, a time after the Big Bang when the …

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Astronomy Magazine

NASA’s Perseverance rover snapped this picture looking back at its wheel tracks on March 17, 2022, shortly after setting off for the intriguing river delta on the rim of Jezero Crater. NASA/JPL-Caltech. Time has been hard to keep track of these past …

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Florida Today

NASA last year selected SpaceX as its sole commercial partner to ferry astronauts to the lunar surface from an orbiting “Gateway” space station as part of the agency’s Artemis program. NASA …

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