Virgin Galactic crash leaves future of commercial space tourism uncertain – SBS


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Virgin Galactic crash leaves future of commercial space tourism uncertain
SBS
The race to be ready for the launch of the world's first commercial flights from Spaceport America came undone when Virgin Galactic's spaceship broke up over the California desert during a test flight. Source: AFP. 23 Nov 2014 - 2:18 PM UPDATED 2 MINS ...
Spaceport seeks customersSan Angelo Standard Times
New Mexico spaceport shifts focus to wooing new customers, maintaining state ...Minneapolis Star Tribune
New Mexico lawmakers concerned about Spaceport America's futureMashable
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Bob ‘f***ing and blinding’ his way into outer space – Irish Independent


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Bob 'f***ing and blinding' his way into outer space
Irish Independent
Ridicule: Bob Geldof claimed that he was from a 'poor' background. Photo: Anthony Devlin/PA. It's only days after Bob Geldof was cut mid-interview for swearing during an appearance on Sky News - and now it appears the singer and charity campaigner's ...

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NASA team builds biodegradable drone using fungi, bugs – Arizona Daily Star


NASA team builds biodegradable drone using fungi, bugs
Arizona Daily Star
Rothschild is excited about the ways the drone could be used in research on Earth, but she has bigger plans for them, too: She's already submitted a proposal to NASA to push this tech forward for Mars missions. The lightweight, unobtrusive, home-grown ...
This biodegradable drone is grown from mushrooms and covered in wasp spitWashington Post

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Man proposes to girlfriend from outer space using iPhone and GoPro – Daily Mail


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Man proposes to girlfriend from outer space using iPhone and GoPro
Daily Mail
I love you to the moon and back! Man proposes to his high school girlfriend from outer SPACE. Jason Hakala launched a weather balloon 90,000 feet in the air from a field outside Seattle; Attached to it was his iPhone, a GoPro camera and a GPS tracker ...

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Chromecast works better with Chromebooks, looks better with NASA – Engadget


Chromecast works better with Chromebooks, looks better with NASA
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After a few months of testing, the feature that allows Chrome OS users to stream videos from Google Drive storage -- like the free 1TB allotted to new owners -- to a Chromecast is now available to (almost) everyone. An update on the stable channel this ...

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Orion Passes Key NASA Flight Review – “GO” for Maiden Test Flight on Dec. 4 – Universe Today


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Orion Passes Key NASA Flight Review – “GO” for Maiden Test Flight on Dec. 4
Universe Today
At NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida, the agency's Orion spacecraft pauses in front of the spaceport's iconic Vehicle Assembly Building as it is transported to Launch Complex 37 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station. After arrival at the launch pad, ...
US Navy ready to support EFT-1 Orion's splashdownNASASpaceflight.com

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