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2013-05-06 23:02:00

Power Up For Profits! Client releases first book at the age of 71. Eugene, Oregon (PRWEB) May 06, 2013 Kathleen Gage today announced the release of

Cold Flow Test Over Mojave Desert A Success For Virgin Galactic
2013-04-15 14:03:47

Virgin Galactic announced that SpaceShipTwo achieved a spectacular "Cold Flow" flight over the Mojave Desert. The company was working on preparing the craft for its first powered flight, and it said its test objectives during this flight were successfully met.

First Glide In Powered Flight Configuration Completed By SpaceShipTwo
2012-12-21 15:26:23

SpaceShipTwo today undertook its 23rd glide flight in the pre-powered portion of its incremental test flight program.

X-37B Launch Successful
2012-12-11 19:05:38

The Air Force's mysterious robotic space plane X-37B launched successfully on Tuesday afternoon, kickstarting another one of its secretive missions.


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.