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International Space Station Celebrates 15th Anniversary
2013-11-19 18:34:23

November 20 marks the 15 year anniversary that nations united to build the most advanced space laboratory every created — the International Space Station (ISS).

2013-10-31 10:22:38

International Space Station crews commuting to and from their orbiting laboratory will be busy this November, and NASA Television will provide live coverage of their launches, landings and relocations.

Russia's Space Program Has Declared War On Menacing Asteroids
2013-10-23 11:08:16

The Russian space agency appears to be ready to engage in a conflict of astronomical proportions – announcing a few days ago that it would partner with the country’s national academy of sciences over a project to neutralize deadly asteroids that may threaten the Earth.

Roscosmos Chief Vladimir Popovkin Replaced
2013-10-11 02:47:54

Former deputy defense minister Oleg Ostapenko has replaced Vladimir Popovkin has the head of the Russian Federal Space Agency (Roscosmos), various media outlets reported Thursday.


Word of the Day
cespitose
  • Growing in low tufty patches.
The word 'cespitose' comes from a Latin word meaning 'turf'.
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