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Archive for April 26th, 2021

SpaceX fires up Starship SN15 prototype to prep for test flight

April 26th, 2021 by

SpaceX performed the first static fire test on Starship SN15 Monday (April 26), prepping the vehicle for a high-altitude test flight in the near future.

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Proof of new physics from the muon’s magnetic moment? Maybe not, according to new theoretical calculation

April 26th, 2021 by

When the results of an experiment don’t match predictions made by the best theory of the day, something is off.

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NASA chief nominee Bill Nelson talks Artemis program and more at Senate hearing

April 26th, 2021 by

Long-time Democratic space politician Bill Nelson expressed support for the Artemis program during a three-hour hearing on Wednesday (April 21) considering his nomination as NASA administrator.

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Huge Delta IV Heavy rocket launches US spy satellite to orbit

April 26th, 2021 by

A new U.S. spy satellite launched into space Monday afternoon (April 26) on the mightiest rocket built by the United Launch Alliance.

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Replay! Delta IV Heavy launches NROL-82 spy satellite

April 26th, 2021 by

The United Launch Alliance will launch a new U.S. spy satellite on one of the last remaining Delta IV Heavy rockets today and you can watch it live here.

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Watch live now! Delta IV Heavy launching NROL-82 spy satellite

April 26th, 2021 by

The United Launch Alliance will launch a new U.S. spy satellite on one of the last remaining Delta IV Heavy rockets today and you can watch it live here.

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