Dragon cargo craft returns to Earth – Spaceflight Now

SpaceX’s Dragon cargo capsule departs the Worldwide Area Station on Sunday. Credit score: David Saint-Jacques/NASA/CSA A SpaceX-owned business cargo craft splashed down within the Pacific Ocean west of Baja California late Sunday, closing out a 39-day mission that delivered 2.eight tons of provides, experiments and vacation treats to the Worldwide …

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China’s Chang’e-4 Moon Mission: Facing the Big Freeze

Chang’e-Four lander and Yutu-2 rover. Pictures of one another taken by the respective equipment.Credit score: CNAS/CLEP China’s Chang’e-Four lander/rover is about to be cold-soaked, as darkness falls on the Von Kármán crater touchdown web site. On January Three, the probe softly touched down on the South Pole’s Aitken Basin on …

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From Volcanoes on Mars to Scarps on Mercury — How Places on Other Worlds Get Their Names

This text was initially revealed at The Conversation. The publication contributed the article to House.com’s Expert Voices: Op-Ed & Insights. The New Horizons spacecraft, which flew past Pluto in 2015, efficiently completed a flyby of “Ultima Thule,” an object within the Kuiper belt of our bodies past Neptune …

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Ball Aerospace And Maxar’s SSL Will Be Vying For Opportunity To Construct MethaneSAT

January 12, 2019 – Environmental Protection Fund introduced that it has signed contracts with two main aerospace corporations that can compete for the chance to construct EDF’s MethaneSAT. Over the subsequent a number of months, EDF will work with Ball Aerospace and SSL, a Maxar Applied sciences firm, to refine …

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Ethan Carter developers discuss throwing out survive ’em up in favour of monster shooter Witchfire

Witchfire, the upcoming recreation from Vanishing of Ethan Carter studio The Astronauts has a reasonably easy premise: “we simply need to shoot monsters with weapons.” However in a recent blog post, the builders revealed they’d beforehand been engaged on one thing fairly totally different, and finally determined to throw out …

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