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Virgin Galactic targeting Dec. 11 for next SpaceShipTwo spaceflight

Submit on Thursday, December 3rd, 2020 12:20

The window for the third crewed spaceflight of VSS Unity, Virgin Galactic’s latest SpaceShipTwo space plane, opens on Dec. 11.

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Street artist Tristan Eaton to offer replicas of SpaceX-launched art

Submit on Thursday, December 3rd, 2020 12:19

Tristan Eaton, a street artist whose creations lifted off on SpaceX’s Crew Dragon, is now ready for his own launch: the sale of limited edition replicas of his space-flown “Human Kind” artwork.

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Black holes may not exist, but fuzzballs might, wild theory suggests

Submit on Thursday, December 3rd, 2020 12:18

What if black holes aren’t black holes at all, but rather the cosmic equivalent of fuzzy, vibrating balls of string?

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The Milky Way and beyond: Scientists publish new data on nearly 2 billion stars

Submit on Thursday, December 3rd, 2020 12:18

As of today (Dec. 3), scientists have 1.8 billion local stars at their fingertips.

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Swarms of ‘primordial’ black holes might fill our universe

Submit on Thursday, December 3rd, 2020 12:00

The universe might be full of tiny, ancient black holes. And researchers might be able to prove it.

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Soyuz launches UAE spy satellite after delays

Submit on Wednesday, December 2nd, 2020 22:59

Rocket: Soyuz-ST-A; Payload: FalconEye 2; Date: 2 December 2020, 0133 UTC; Launch site: Sinnamary, French Guiana. The satellite was placed in a 597 km x 599 km x 97.87 degrees Sun-synchronous orbit.

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