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SpaceX delays first launch from newly renovated pad until Wednesday

SpaceX delays first launch from newly renovated pad until Wednesday

SpaceX said: "This mission marks the first time SpaceX is flying both a flight-proven Falcon 9 and a flight-proven Dragon spacecraft". Initially, the mission was supposed to launch on December 8. The Dragon capsule, meanwhile, made a space station shipment in 2015. This is the thirteenth of up to 20 missions to the International Space Station that SpaceX is contracted to fly for NASA.


President Trump Send NASA Back To Moon

President Trump Send NASA Back To Moon

The announcement continues the White House push to end dependence on Russian Federation for manned launches, which began when the Space Shuttle program retired six years ago. Trump's declaration makes him the third president in the last 30 years to announce a return to the moon. Gidley offered a comparable explanation, that Trump will "change our country's human spaceflight strategy to enable America to wind up plainly the main thrust for the space business, increase new information from ...


New Skins and more revealed

New Skins and more revealed

In this Overwatch winter event guide, we'll be keeping you up to date with everything you need to know about the Winter Wonderland event , including what dates it eventually ends on, as well as all the brand new legendary character skins featured within.


What the heck is… skin betting?

What the heck is… skin betting?

Some 11 per cent of 11 to 16 year olds said they had bet in this way, with more than a third (36 per cent) having done so in the past seven days. "Skins betting sites allow videogamers to wager cosmetic items rewarded in-game or purchased for real money on a digital marketplace, accessible from the United Kingdom for several years".


NASA Animation Flies Down Into Jupiter's Great Red Spot

NASA Animation Flies Down Into Jupiter's Great Red Spot

Juno spacecraft has revealed interesting facts about Jupiter's giant red spot, a huge storm that has been brewing at least since humans first observed it in 1830. The probe contains a suite of tools, and the most recent revelations came from its Microwave Radiometer-a device built specifically to peer deep into the planet's atmosphere.


Heads up! See Geminids meteor shower this week

Heads up! See Geminids meteor shower this week

The shower comes from the constellation Gemini. Geminid meteors are bright and fast (79,000 mph), and the shower is famous for producing fireballs, which are meteors brighter than magnitude -4, the same magnitude as the planet Venus. For this reason, astronomers named it after the character in Greek mythology who was son of the sun god Helios. That's why some researchers call Phaethon a "rock comet".