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2015-03-11 23:01:15

Envision Experience, a leading education organization dedicated to enabling students to explore their interests, attends the NASA Space Launch System (SLS) test and shares the event in real-time

2015-03-11 20:20:38

WASHINGTON, March 11, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA and other space agencies around the world are preparing for the fourth annual International Space Apps Challenge, which will be held

2015-03-11 20:20:31

WASHINGTON, March 11, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- College students have the opportunity to be at the forefront of innovation for NASA's journey to Mars by designing systems for future space

2015-03-11 16:20:40

WASHINGTON, March 11, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA's Cassini spacecraft has provided scientists the first clear evidence that Saturn's moon Enceladus exhibits signs of present-day hydrothermal

2015-03-11 16:20:24

WASHINGTON, March 11, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The largest, most powerful rocket booster ever built successfully fired up Wednesday for a major-milestone ground test in preparation for

2015-03-11 12:20:55

WASHINGTON, March 11, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA Astronaut Kjell Lindgren, part of the crew that's scheduled to launch to the International Space Station in May, will take part in

2015-03-11 12:20:34

AUSTIN, Texas, March 11, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Visit the interactive Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) James Webb Space Telescope exhibit at the South by Southwest (SXSW) Gaming Expo at

2015-03-11 08:34:39

VANCOUVER, March 11, 2015 /CNW/ - UrtheCast Corp. (TSX:UR) ("UrtheCast" or the "Company") today announces that it has signed its first brand partnership, teaming with PepsiCo Inc.

2015-03-11 08:31:18

RTX 5.0 Enables Full Convergence in 5 Minutes or Less, Substantially Improving Productivity for Growers SUNNYVALE, Calif., March 11, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) announced

2015-03-10 08:30:24

BRIDGEPORT, Conn., March 10, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Amazing Space (https://vimeo.com/120719398) is a stunning


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History Of Space Exploration
2013-10-06 08:29:34

Space exploration is the exploration and discovery of outer space by use of space technology and is conducted by both robotic spacecraft and humans. Astronomy, which is the viewing of objects in space from Earth, is thought to predate recorded history, but it was the inspiration to modern space exploration. Humans explore space for many reasons including the survival of humankind if Earth cannot sustain life, uniting nations, and scientific research. Physical space exploration began in...

Reptilians
2013-09-05 08:02:45

Reptilians are depicted as reptile humanoid creatures that are used in science fiction, ufology, and in conspiracy theories. Sometimes reptilians are also called reptoids, reptiloids, or draconians. One of the first alleged contacts with a reptilian occurred in 1967 in Ashland, Nebraska. Police officer Herbert Schirmer claimed to have been abducted and taken aboard a UFO by reptile-like humanoids that had a winged serpent emblem on the left side of their chests. David Icke, a British...

Sir Richard Branson
2013-08-10 06:47:02

Sir Richard Charles Nicholas Branson, born July 18, 1950, in Surrey, England, is a British business magnate and investor. He is best known as the founder and chairman of Virgin Group of more than 400 companies. His net worth as of 2013 is $4.6 Billion (US). He is the fourth (4th) richest person in the UK, according to Forbes Magazine. His first business venture was a magazine called Student at the age of 16. By 1969, Branson was living in a London commune, surrounded by the British...

Elon Musk
2013-08-05 10:31:59

Elon Musk was born on June 28, 1971. He is a South African-American inventor and entrepreneur. He is the founder of SpaceX and Co-founder of Tesla Motors and PayPal. He is also chairman of SolarCity. Musk attended Bryanston High School in South Africa, but graduated from Pretoria Boys High School. In the early 90s, Musk was educated at Queen's University in Kingston Ontario Canada and left Canada around 1992 to pursue Business and Physics at the University of Pennsylvania, where he...

Stephanie Wilson
2012-10-29 14:17:00

Stephanie Wilson is an American engineer, a NASA astronaut, and the second African American woman to go into space. She was born Stephanie Diana Wilson on September 27, 1966 in Boston, Massachusetts. An astronomy professor she interviewed during middle school became her first inspiration to pursue a career in space. She graduated from Taconic High School in Pittsfield, Massachusetts in 1984, and then attended Harvard University, where she received a Bachelor of Science degree in engineering...

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