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2014-04-04 20:20:16

WASHINGTON, April 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA Television will air live the departure of an unpiloted Russian cargo spacecraft and the launch and docking of another to resupply

2013-07-23 11:22:43

NASA Television will provide live coverage of the departure of one Russian cargo spacecraft from the International Space Station (ISS) on Thursday, July 25 and the launch and docking of another to the station Saturday, July 27.


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.