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2010-02-17 06:40:00

Endeavour Pilot Terry Virts opened the windows one at a time early Wednesday, giving spacewalkers Robert Behnken and Nicholas Patrick an early look into the International Space Station’s room with a view that they had helped install.

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2010-02-15 06:30:00

The International Space Station’s new viewport is facing the Earth now, ready to provide a panoramic view of the planet below and approaching cargo ships.

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2010-02-14 06:45:00

Endeavour astronauts Robert Behnken and Nicholas Patrick finished all tasks planned for the mission’s second spacewalk, integrating the new Tranquility node into the International Space Station despite a slightly shortened spacewalk.

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2010-02-09 09:00:00

Endeavour astronauts inspected the space shuttle’s thermal protection system, checked out spacesuits and prepared to dock with the International Space Station during their first full work day in space.

2010-02-08 03:38:00

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla., Feb. 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Space shuttle Endeavour lit up the predawn sky above Florida's Space Coast on Monday with a 4:14 a.m. EST launch from NASA's Kennedy Space Center.

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2010-02-08 06:00:00

Space shuttle Endeavour lit up the predawn sky above Florida's Space Coast on Monday with a 4:14 am EST launch from NASA's Kennedy Space Center.

2010-01-27 13:46:00

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla., Jan. 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Space shuttle Endeavour is set to begin a 13-day flight to the International Space Station with a Feb. 7 launch from NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida. Liftoff is planned for 4:39 a.m.

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2010-01-27 14:00:00

Space shuttle Endeavour is set to begin a 13-day flight to the International Space Station with a Feb 7 launch from NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida.


Word of the Day
gawf
  • In costermongers' slang, a cheap red-skinned apple, which is rubbed hard with a cloth to give it the appearance and feeling of an apple of superior quality.
The origin of the word 'gawf' is obscure, but may come from the phrase 'go for more'.