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Italys First Female Astronaut Among New ISS Crew Members

Italy's First Female Astronaut Among New ISS Crew Members

Chuck Bednar for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Three new crew members, including Italy’s first female astronaut, arrived on the International Space Station (ISS) after lifting off from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazahkstan onboard a...

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2014-11-24 00:20:04

WASHINGTON, Nov. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Three new crew members representing the United States, Russia and Italy are at the International Space Station (ISS).

2014-11-17 16:20:34

WASHINGTON, Nov. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA Television will provide extensive coverage of the Sunday, Nov.

2014-10-30 16:20:38

In the news release, NASA Astronaut Terry Virts Available for Interviews before His Space Station Mission, issued 30-Oct-2014 by NASA over PR Newswire, we are advised by the organization

2013-01-15 09:52:45

NASA and its international partners have named several future International Space Station expedition crews.

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2011-04-26 06:45:00

Years before the space shuttle would glide home to a safe touchdown on runways in California and Florida, astronauts pitched the noses of T-38 jet trainers toward the same runways to find out what it would look like to land a spacecraft in such a way.

2010-08-18 08:27:00

HOUSTON, Aug. 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA astronaut and Little League coach Terry Virts will be honored at this year's Little League Baseball World Series in Williamsport, Pa. on Aug. 20 at 11 a.m. at Volunteer Stadium.


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megalophonous
  • Having a loud voice; vociferous; clamorous.
  • Of grand or imposing sound.
The word 'megalophonous' comes from Greek roots meaning 'big' and 'sound'.