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Gradatim Ferociter 2

Video & Image Credit & Copyright: Blue Origin. “Now safely tucked away at our launch site in West Texas is the rarest of beasts; a used rocket.” – Jeff Bezos. Surprise, again! On Monday, November 23, 2015 Blue Origin, founded … Continue reading

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Gradatim Ferociter!

Video & Image Credit & Copyright: Blue Origin. Surprise! On Wednesday, April 29, 2015 Blue Origin, founded by Amazon billionaire founder Jeff Bezos took to the West Texas skies with the first test flight of their developmental suborbital New Shepard … Continue reading

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All Eyes to the Universe

Image Credit & Copyright: Matthew D. Warfield. From the right locations dark skies can give you an unparalleled view into the universe as we can see in this image by Matthew Warfield.  Texas skies, assuming you’re out of the cities … Continue reading

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MULTICOLOR TEXAS SKIES

Image Credit & Copyright: John Davis of Bucksnort Observatory. I hope everyone had a great weekend and hopefully this image by John Davis can help get your week started. Nothing but color in this beautiful image of the Texas night … Continue reading

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SPACEX: HARD WORK PAYS OFF (2 stories in 1 post)

Image Credit & Copyright: SpaceX.  CLICK image for larger view and look below for information and related links.   SPACEX MOVES CLOSER TO BROWNSVILLE TX LAUNCH COMPLEX SpaceX has been extremely busy lately but with hard work comes good fortune … Continue reading

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SPACEX THIRD TEST OF THE F9R REUSABLE; THIS TIME 1000m WITH STEERABLE FINS

SPACEX THIRD TEST OF THE F9R REUSABLE; THIS TIME 1000m WITH STEERABLE FLAPS Here’s the video of SpaceX’s “Test 3” of the Falcon 9 Reusable (F9R) which is the next step in the road paved by their Grasshopper program. The F9R … Continue reading

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SPACEX FLIES HIGHER WITH TEST 2 OF THE F9R.

SPACEX FLIES HIGHER WITH TEST 2 OF THE F9R. Here’s the video of SpaceX’s “Test 2” of the Falcon 9 Reusable (F9R) which is the next step in the road paved by their Grasshopper program. The F9R is basically a … Continue reading

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