Axiom Space is a privately funded company busy with commercial space flight plans, including a crew to ISS in 2022, spacesuits, and even a space station.
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December solstice 2021 comes on December 21. Earth will be closest to the sun just 2 weeks later, on January 4. Coincidence?
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The James Webb Space Telescope will take about a month to unfurl as it travels to L2. Some are calling it Webb’s “30 days of terror.”
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Renewed urgency as space debris threatens the ISS: NASA scientist Donald Kessler developed the Kessler syndrome theory in 1978, describing how crowded satellites might trigger cascading collisions.
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Four astronauts will take off on a Falcon 9 rocket to the International Space Station on October 31, 2021, as part of SpaceX’s Crew-3 mission. Current liftoff time is scheduled for 2:21 a.m. (06:21 UTC) from Kennedy Space Center in Florida.
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Russia has a history of beating us Yankees into space, and along with being the first to send a dog, man, and woman into the arms of the final frontier, they just became the first nation to send an actress and film crew up there. Slated for two weeks of filming aboard the International Space […]
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