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Watch live Tuesday: Arianespace launching Soyuz rocket with CSO-2 satellite for France

December 28th, 2020 by

Arianespace will launch a Russian-built Soyuz rocket carrying the CSO-2 Earth observation satellite for the French space agency CNES Tuesday, Dec. 29, and you can watch it live here.

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December Full Moon 2020: The ‘Cold Moon’ rises this week

December 28th, 2020 by

The full moon of December, called the Full Cold Moon, will arrive on Dec. 29 and there are plenty of planets to see with it.

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Moon by 2024 no more? NASA’s Artemis deadline for crewed lunar landings likely to relax under Biden

December 28th, 2020 by

NASA’s quest to put boots back on the moon will likely get less urgent after President-elect Joe Biden takes office next month.

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Watch live today: Arianespace launching Soyuz rocket with CSO-2 satellite for France

December 28th, 2020 by

Arianespace will launch a Russian-built Soyuz rocket carrying the CSO-2 Earth observation satellite for the French space agency CNES today, Dec. 28, and you can watch it live here.

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SpaceX’s very big year: A 2020 filled with astronaut launches, Starship tests and more

December 28th, 2020 by

SpaceX launched two crewed missions to the space station and sent a prototype of its Starship Mars vehicle high into the Texas skies this year, among other milestones.

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The 10 biggest spaceflight stories of 2020

December 28th, 2020 by

While 2020 was a difficult year around the world with the challenges that have come with the coronavirus pandemic, space continued to reach new heights.

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