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Demolition of twin towers at Cape Canaveral's historic Launch Complex 17

Demolition of twin towers at Cape Canaveral's historic Launch Complex 17

At Cape Canaveral in the United States of America using controlled explosions dismantled two historic launch pads. Gen. Wayne Monteith, commander of the 45th Space Wing, before pushing a button to initiate a series of detonations. Most recently the site was home for more than 20 years to United Launch Alliance's workhorse Delta II program, which last flew from the Cape almost seven years ago, sending a pair of pair of gravity mapping probes to the moon for NASA on September 10, 2011. Consulte Mais Informação

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Lunar eclipse on July 27-28 to be longest of this century

Lunar eclipse on July 27-28 to be longest of this century

Interestingly, the solar eclipse on July 13 will be a rare incident as it will occur on Friday the 13th, which also happens to a date that is considered as a harbinger of bad luck by the conservative Christians. The partial eclipse of the Moon will begin at 23h 54m IST on July 27 . When an eclipse occurs, the Batammaliba come together and try to end their own fighting to set an example for the sun and moon to do the same. Consulte Mais Informação

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NASA sees 'spiders' crawling across Mars landscape

NASA sees 'spiders' crawling across Mars landscape

Over the last decade, we've been able to explore some of the uncanny scenery on the Red Planet thanks to NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO), which has been circling our planetary neighbor since 2006. The dark spots in the image, meanwhile, are formed by dust deposited around vents where the Carbon dioxide erupts. The loss of the sublimated carbon dioxide results in the spider-like features in the surface. Consulte Mais Informação

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One More Blood Moon this July - What Should We Expect?

One More Blood Moon this July - What Should We Expect?

On July 31, Mars, the fourth planet from the Sun will be 57.6 million km from Earth, the closest it has been since 2003. Solar eclipse will be in India at 1:30 in July. Some sections of modern sciences do nottstick to the idea of following the idea of refraining from food or water but Ayurveda practitioners believe that staying away from food during the eclipse is advisable. Consulte Mais Informação

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Israel to land first spacecraft on moon in 2019

Israel to land first spacecraft on moon in 2019

The " smart spacecraft ", developed by Israeli engineers, will be shipped to Cape Canaveral, Florida in November in preparation for the December launch. " This is national history ", said IAI director Yossi Weiss. SpaceIL was the only Israeli company involved in the Google Lunar X Prize competition, which carried a £15million ($20million) victory prize until it was scrapped in March 2018 due to contestants' missed deadlines. Consulte Mais Informação

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SpaceX Falcon 9 Rocket For Israel Moon Landing Mission

SpaceX Falcon 9 Rocket For Israel Moon Landing Mission

The spacecraft's design and development process, which involved intensive work of engineers, scientists and team members, began in 2013 and continued until past year, when its construction at the IAI MABAT Plant commenced. At this point, it will ignite its engines and reduce its speed to allow the moon's gravity to capture it. A group of private Israeli companies are joining the race to return to the moon, after NASA's recent cancellation of a lunar mission and India's announcement that in ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Russia Sets New Record For Fastest Supply Mission To The ISS

Russia Sets New Record For Fastest Supply Mission To The ISS

Packed with almost 3 tons (2.7 metric tons) of food, fuel and other supplies, the uncrewed Progress cargo ship lifted off from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan on a Russian Soyuz rocket at 5:51 p.m. NASA has reported it aired live coverage of the launch of a Russian cargo ship loaded with nearly three tons of food, fuel and supplies to the International Space Station, the agency said. Consulte Mais Informação

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Fossil of new dinosaur species discovered in Argentina

Fossil of new dinosaur species discovered in Argentina

It roamed South America around 210 million years ago during the the Late Triassic . "We could see that it was a new species that we named Ingentia prima ", said Apaldetti, "That in Latin means "the first giant". As for the bones, they belonged to the neck, tail, front and back legs. Cecilia Apaldetti, from the National University of San Juan, and colleagues analyzed the fossils along with three other specimens of closely related but previously documented dinosaur called Lessemsaurus ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump’s Supreme Court nominee Kavanaugh: A look into his finances

Trump’s Supreme Court nominee Kavanaugh: A look into his finances

Kavanaugh's opinions reflect a well-developed approach to curtailing regulatory authority as well as narrowing individual civil rights. Kavanaugh's writings already have been cited in Supreme Court rulings, as in a 2013 decision preventing certain USA lawsuits against foreign corporations alleged to be responsible for human-rights abuses overseas and a 2015 decision stopping the Environmental Protection Agency from regulating mercury emissions from coal-fired plants without taking ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Kavanaugh works Capitol Hill, Dems warn of rightward tilt

Kavanaugh works Capitol Hill, Dems warn of rightward tilt

With ailing Sen. John McCain not voting, neither party can afford to lose a vote from their side. The messaging initially centered on the future of abortion rights in the USA under a court with Kavanaugh on it. And like Harris, he is playing up the stakes of the Supreme Court battle. But for Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell - whose primary goal is to lock in all 50 present Republicans - Collins and Murkowski certainly haven't raised any significant red flags yet. Consulte Mais Informação

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