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SpaceX Falcon 9 from CA Coming Up

Images credit & copyright: Ryan Chylinski and SpaceX. Launch Alert!: Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at 06:16 PST (09:16 EST & 14:16 UTC), a SpaceX Falcon 9 (core B1038.2) will be launching from Vandenberg Air Force Base’s Space Launch Complex 4E … Continue reading

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Soyuz Progress 69P (Progress MS-08): ISS Resupply

Images credit & copyright: Roscosmos. Launch Alert! Sunday, February 11, 2018 at 03:58 EST (08:58 UTC & 11:58 Moscow Time) a Russian Soyuz 2.1a rocket will deliver a Progress MS cargo ship designated “Progress MS-08” (cataloged as 69P or Progress … Continue reading

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Look at Those Cave Men Go! SpaceX, Falcon Heavy Demo Flight

Images and video credit & copyright: SpaceX and Elon Musk. On Tuesday, February 6, 2018 at 15:45 EST (20:45 UTC) the first ever SpaceX Falcon Heavy listed off from Kennedy Space Center (KSC) Launch Complex 39A (LC-39A) with Elon Musk’s … Continue reading

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SpaceX Falcon Heavy Demo Flight

Images credit & copyright: SpaceX & Elon Musk. Launch Alert!: Tuesday, February 6, 2018, at 13:30 EST (10:30 PST & 18:30 UTC) SpaceX will debut their long awaited Falcon Heavy (F9H) from Kennedy Space Center, Launch Complex 39A (LC-39A) with … Continue reading

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Columbia Remembered

Images credit & copyright: NASA and the crew of STS-107 Columbia. “And for the whole time I was growing up, for as long as I can remember, any time anyone asked me what I wanted to be it was, “I … Continue reading

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Total Lunar Eclipse This Week

Image credit & copyright: Daniel LaShomb & Sky and Telescope. This Wednesday, January 31 we will encounter our first eclipse of 2018 and it comes in the form of a super, blue, blood…..whatever; its a total lunar eclipse.  Just to … Continue reading

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Challenger Remembered

Images credit & copyright: NASA. “I cannot join the space program and restart my life as an astronaut, but this opportunity to connect my abilities as an educator with my interests in history and space is a unique opportunity to … Continue reading

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