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US still committed to landing Artemis astronauts on the moon, White House says

February 4th, 2021 by

White House press secretary Jen Psaki said Thursday (Feb. 4) that President Joe Biden will carry on the Artemis program to land humans on the moon in the coming years.

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100,000-year-old story could explain why the Pleiades are called ‘Seven Sisters’

February 4th, 2021 by

A speculative hypothesis tries to uncover the world’s oldest story written across the night sky in the Pleiades constellation.

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Northrop Grumman test-fires rocket motors for new Vulcan Centaur booster

February 4th, 2021 by

Northrop Grumman and United Launch Alliance successfully performed a crucial rocket motor test for ULA’s next-generation rocket, Vulcan Centaur, in preparation for a debut launch later this year.

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Curious kids: Could a human enter a black hole to study it?

February 4th, 2021 by

This article was originally published at The Conversation. The publication contributed the article to Space.com's Expert Voices: Op-Ed & Insights.

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You can watch SpaceX launch a Starlink satellite fleet before dawn on Sunday. Here’s how.

February 4th, 2021 by

SpaceX will launch another big batch of its Starlink internet satellites early Sunday (Feb. 7) on a record-tying mission, and you can watch the action live.

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You can watch SpaceX launch its 2nd Starlink satellite mission in 4 days Friday. Here’s how.

February 4th, 2021 by

SpaceX will launch another big batch of its Starlink internet satellites early Sunday morning (Feb. 7) on a record-tying mission, and you can watch the action live.

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