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Re: Space and Astronomy News Headlines
Plenty more at the site but these will do for starters.
Space and Astronomy News Headlines - Yahoo! News
..Space and Astronomy News Headlines..
Russia to Re-Try Space Station Docking Test Saturday SPACE.com Staff - SPACE.com - 7 hrs ago
Russia will try to test a new spacecraft docking system again Saturday (July 28) with an unmanned cargo ship at the International Space Station, after a first attempt … More »Russia to Re-Try Space Station Docking Test Saturday
NASA X-Ray Mirror Idea Inspired by Scotch Tape (No, Really!) SPACE.com Staff - SPACE.com - 8 hrs ago
Scotch tape, that transparent, sticky hero of offices everywhere, could be a NASA superstar as well. More »NASA X-Ray Mirror Idea Inspired by Scotch Tape (No, Really!)
Meteor Shower Peaks Tonight, Hampered by Moon Mike Wall - SPACE.com - 8 hrs ago
An annual meteor shower peaks this weekend, but skywatchers shouldn't expect too much, experts say. More »Meteor Shower Peaks Tonight, Hampered by Moon
Danish Space Travel Team Launches Private Rocket Test Tariq Malik - SPACE.com - Fri, Jul 27, 2012
A Danish group of amateur spaceflight enthusiasts launched a homemade rocket Friday (July 27) on a trial flight to test vital technologies for a private manned space … More »Danish Space Travel Team Launches Private Rocket Test
Summer Streakers: How to Catch the Upcoming Meteor Showers Joe Rao - SPACE.com - Fri, Jul 27, 2012
For Northern Hemisphere observers, the latter half of July and on into August is usually regarded as "meteor viewing season," with one of the best displays of the year … More »Summer Streakers: How to Catch the Upcoming Meteor Showers
Apollo Moon Landing Flags Still Standing, Photos Reveal Clara Moskowitz - SPACE.com - Fri, Jul 27, 2012
An enduring question ever since the manned moon landings of the 1960s has been: Are the flags planted by the astronauts still standing? More »
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