Quantcast

Latest Commercial Orbital Transportation Services Stories

Space Station Research Proposals Wanted By NASA
2013-01-29 06:16:58

NASA is opening up the floor for suggestions, asking for proposals about how the International Space Station can be used as a technological test tube.

SpaceX Awarded Two Air Force Launches
2012-12-06 14:51:50

SpaceX is expanding its reach and has been awarded two Evolved Expendable Launch Vehicle (EELV)-class missions by the United States Air Force Space and Missile Systems Center.

SpaceX Dragon Makes Successful Splashdown In The Pacific
2012-10-29 05:53:52

SpaceX Dragon capsule makes a successful splashdown in the Pacific Ocean Sunday afternoon, after wrapping up its resupply mission to the International Space Station.


Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.