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2008-11-13 14:42:44

It’s not much bigger than a softball and weighs just 2 pounds, but the “pico satellite” being designed and built in a University of Florida aerospace engineering laboratory may hold a key to a future of easy access to outer space — one where sending satellites into orbit is as routine and inexpensive as shipping goods around the world.

2008-09-26 12:00:27

By MARK SMITH DEPUTY BUSINESS EDITOR CLYDE Space, Scotland's only space industry business, has struck a GBP150,000 deal to supply two flight model power systems to Turkey's fledgling satellite programme.

2008-09-08 09:05:00

Chinese Vice Premier hails launching of disaster-monitoring satellites BEIJING, Sept. 6 (Xinhua) -- Chinese Vice Premier Hui Liangyu on Saturday sent a congratulatory letter to the team that put two small disaster-monitoring satellites into orbit.

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2008-06-26 13:30:00

Canada is building the world's first space telescope designed to detect and track asteroids as well as satellites.

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2005-08-02 17:20:36

Goddard’s Space Technology 5 (ST5) Project/Code 495 is building and testing that miniaturization concept with three small satellites.


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  • A serpent whose bite was fabled to produce intense thirst.
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