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NASA Mars Launch 2020: Highlights From Perseverance Rover’s Journey

NASA Mars Launch 2020: Highlights From Perseverance Rover's Journey

NASA Mars Launch 2020: Highlights From Perseverance Rover’s Journey NASA Mars Launch 2020: Highlights From Perseverance Rover’s Journey NASA’s Perseverance rover is headed to Mars, the third spacecraft to head that way this month. Perseverance, a robotic wheeled vehicle designed to look for signs of past life on Mars, lifted off from Cape Canaveral in Florida on Thursday at 7:50 …

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South Korea Says It Will Launch Spy Satellites as Missile Deal Is Revised

South Korea Says It Will Launch Spy Satellites as Missile Deal Is Revised

South Korea Says It Will Launch Spy Satellites as Missile Deal Is Revised South Korea Says It Will Launch Spy Satellites as Missile Deal Is Revised SEOUL, South Korea — The South Korean government said on Tuesday that it would begin work on launching its own military surveillance satellites to monitor North Korea, after negotiating a loosening in an agreement …

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China’s Mars Launch: When to Watch

China’s Mars Launch: When to Watch

China’s Mars Launch: When to Watch China’s Mars Launch: When to Watch The summer of Mars continues as the second launch of July is expected on Thursday. This time, China is aiming to begin its first successful mission to the red planet, Tianwen-1. The launch attempt follows the successful start of the journey of the Hope orbiter, a spacecraft built …

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China’s Mars Tianwen-1 Launch Will Answer a ‘Heavenly Question’

China's Mars Tianwen-1 Launch Will Answer a 'Heavenly Question'

China’s Mars Tianwen-1 Launch Will Answer a ‘Heavenly Question’ China’s Mars Tianwen-1 Launch Will Answer a ‘Heavenly Question’ Only the Soviet Union and the United States have managed to arrive in one piece on Mars. The Soviet lander, the first, touched down in 1971 but stopped communicating almost immediately afterward. While a number of similar missions by other countries have …

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NASA Delays James Webb Telescope Launch Date, Again

NASA Delays James Webb Telescope Launch Date, Again

NASA Delays James Webb Telescope Launch Date, Again NASA Delays James Webb Telescope Launch Date, Again After years of budget overruns, testing problems and political difficulties, NASA’s next great telescope has been delayed again, the space agency announced Thursday. The James Webb Space Telescope, which was proceeding toward a launch date of March 2021, will now be launched no sooner …

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Trump Hopes for His Own Booster Shot From SpaceX Rocket Launch

Trump Hopes for His Own Booster Shot From SpaceX Rocket Launch

Trump Hopes for His Own Booster Shot From SpaceX Rocket Launch Trump Hopes for His Own Booster Shot From SpaceX Rocket Launch KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, Fla. — For President Trump, the launch of the sleek SpaceX rocket with two NASA astronauts on Saturday not only propelled America back into the heavens but, he hoped, gave a booster shot to his …

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Live SpaceX NASA Launch Updates

Live SpaceX NASA Launch Updates

Live SpaceX NASA Launch Updates Live SpaceX NASA Launch Updates When is the launch, and how can I watch it? On Saturday, for the first time since the retirement of the space shuttles in July 2011, NASA astronauts are scheduled to blast off from American soil on an American rocket to the International Space Station. In contrast to astronaut launches …

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What Time Is the SpaceX Launch? How to Watch

What Time Is the SpaceX Launch? How to Watch

What Time Is the SpaceX Launch? How to Watch What Time Is the SpaceX Launch? How to Watch When is the launch, and how can I watch it? On Saturday, for the first time since the retirement of the space shuttles in July 2011, NASA astronauts are scheduled to blast off from American soil on an American rocket to the …

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SpaceX Launch of NASA Astronauts Is Postponed Over Weather

SpaceX Launch of NASA Astronauts Is Postponed Over Weather

SpaceX Launch of NASA Astronauts Is Postponed Over Weather SpaceX Launch of NASA Astronauts Is Postponed Over Weather KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, Fla. — With gray clouds above that did not move away fast enough, a rocket launch that was to be the first to take American astronauts to orbit from American soil in nearly a decade stayed on the ground, …

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SpaceX Astronaut Launch Postponed to Saturday

SpaceX Astronaut Launch Postponed to Saturday

SpaceX Astronaut Launch Postponed to Saturday SpaceX Astronaut Launch Postponed to Saturday When it doeslift off, it will be the first time since the retirement of the space shuttles in July 2011 that NASA astronauts launch from American soil on an American rocket to the International Space Station. And unlike for astronaut launches in the past, when NASA ran the …

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