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  • newFor Russia, SpaceX success is 'wakeup call'
    Russia has lost its long-held monopoly as the only country able to ferry astronauts to the International Space Station following the flawless manned launch by US company SpaceX.
    - 4 hours ago 31 May 20, 10:26am -
  • newDragon-riding astronauts join exclusive inner circle at NASA
    Astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken join NASA's exclusive inner circle by catching a ride on a SpaceX rocket and capsule.
    - 17 hours ago 30 May 20, 8:45pm -
  • new'Back in the game': SpaceX ship blasts off with 2 astronauts (Update)
    A rocket ship built by Elon Musk's SpaceX company thundered away from Earth with two Americans on Saturday, ushering in a new era in commercial space travel and putting the United States back in the business of launching astronauts into orbit from ho…
    - 19 hours ago 30 May 20, 7:28pm -
  • newSpaceX begins final countdown for Saturday launch
    SpaceX began fueling its Falcon 9 rocket on Saturday as it prepared to send two veteran NASA astronauts to the International Space Station in a historic first crewed mission by a commercial company.
    - 19 hours ago 30 May 20, 7:21pm -
  • 'No decision' on next launch attempt for historic SpaceX-NASA mission
    A final decision on a launch attempt for SpaceX's milestone mission to the International Space Station on Saturday afternoon will take place after assessing the weather that morning, NASA chief Jim Bridenstine said Friday.
    - 1 day ago 30 May 20, 10:00am -
  • What you need to know about SpaceX's 'Demo-2' mission
    SpaceX's "Demo-2" mission from NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida this weekend will be the first flight with astronauts aboard the Crew Dragon capsule built by entrepreneur Elon Musk's commercial space company.
    - 1 day ago 30 May 20, 9:52am -
  • Singapore otters' lockdown antics spark backlash
    Singapore's otters, long adored by the city-state's nature lovers, are popping up in unexpected places during the coronavirus lockdown but their antics have angered some and even sparked calls for a cull.
    - 1 day ago 30 May 20, 9:52am -
  • Italy's seas speak: No tourists or boats mean cleaner water
    Pollution from human and agriculture waste spilling into the seas off Rome has decreased 30% during Italy's coronavirus lockdown, preliminary results from a nationwide survey of seawater quality indicate.
    - 1 day ago 30 May 20, 9:51am -
  • A steaming cauldron follows the dinosaurs' demise
    A new study reveals the Chicxulub impact crater may have harbored a vast and long-lived hydrothermal system after the catastrophic impact event linked to the extinction of dinosaurs 66 million years ago.
    - 2 days ago 29 May 20, 9:41pm -
  • Scientists develop method to help epidemiologists map spread of COVID-19
    Rochester Institute of Technology scientists have developed a method they believe will help epidemiologists more efficiently predict the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic. Their new study, published in Physica D: Nonlinear Phenomena, outlines a solutio…
    - 2 days ago 29 May 20, 9:33pm -

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