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International Space Station Crew Blasts Off
2012-07-15 06:19:21

A Soyuz TMA-05M spacecraft carrying three new crew members to the International Space Station (ISS) departed from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan shortly before 11pm EDT Saturday night.

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2012-07-13 11:35:26

A conferenceheld at the Farnborough International Airshow included international leaders from government, space agencies and the space industry.

2012-07-08 09:32:38

NASA Television will provide extensive coverage of prelaunch, launch and docking activities of the next trio of crew members who will fly to the International Space Station.

2012-06-14 15:51:27

Over the next several weeks, NASA Television will provide coverage of the departure of three crew members from the International Space Station and prelaunch, launch and arrival activities of three new residents.

Russian Satellite Takes 121 Megapixel Image And Video Of Earth
2012-05-14 10:30:50

A Russian weather satellite has taken a 121 megapixel image of planet Earth, over 22,000 miles above the surface.

Russia Wants To Repeat Mars500 Experiment In Space
2012-05-02 13:27:50

Vladimir Popovkin, head of Russian space agency Roscosmos, said this week that the agency plans to repeat the Mars500 experiment that ended late last year.

Russia Announces Manned Moon Mission By 2030
2012-04-30 10:52:02

Roscosmos, the Russian space agency, announced this past weekend that it is planning to send a manned mission to the moon by 2030, reports RIA Novosti.


Word of the Day
overword
  • To say in too many words; to express verbosely.
  • To express in too many words: sometimes used reflexively.
  • The leading idea or a repeated phrase, as of a song or ballad; the refrain; burden.
The word 'overword' comes from over- +‎ word.