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  1. Lifestyle - Technology - SPACE

    Mars rover Opportunity sets space driving distance record

    Posted Aug 03rd 2014, 04:22am by MCT

    ... Propulsion Laboratory in La Canada Flintridge, California. "No one in their wildest dreams thought the rover would last this long," Callas said. "People made bets early on- 'Maybe ...

  2. News - World - SPACE

    Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield becomes a social media superstar

    Posted Feb 24th 2013, 12:00am by GDN

    ... Canadian Chris Hadfield is rekindling the public's interest in space travel by blitzing websites with photos, tweets and discussions A few weeks ago, Chris Hadfield's name was not so well known, even in his native Canada. The 53-year-old may have been the country's most experienced astronaut, the first Canadian to walk in space and a veteran of two Shuttle ...

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    Cosmonauts go for a record walk

    Posted Dec 29th 2013, 05:21am by McClatchy Tribune

    ... high-fidelity cameras to a platform on the Zvedza service module of the ISS, according to Nasa. The cameras were to be operated by the private company UrtheCast, of Vancouver, Canada. The company, whose ...

  4. Lifestyle - Technology - SPACE

    Scientists and researchers working hard to stop asteroids hitting earth

    Posted Feb 07th 2014, 09:29am by Jamie Carter

    ... are classed as city-killers, but its high-altitude explosion caused only smashed windows- though about 1,500 people were injured. Worryingly, researchers at University of Western Ontario, Canada ...

  5. News - World - SPACE

    Dark, sticky QE2 asteroid to pass by Earth on June 1

    Posted May 20th 2013, 12:00am by MCT

    ... could indicate it may be a result of a comet that flew too close to the sun, said Amy Mainzer, who tracks near-Earth objects at Jet Propulsion Laboratory in La Canada Flintridge, California. ...

  6. News - World - SPACE

    Curiosity finds Mars rock similar to Hawaiian stone

    Posted Oct 13th 2012, 12:00am by Reuters in Cape Canaveral, US

    ... found," Curiosity scientist Ralf Gellert of the University of Guelph in Ontario, Canada, said on Thursday. "It's igneous," he said- rock formed from molten material. "But ...

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    Nasa’s Mars rover finds rock with earth-like chemistry

    Posted Oct 12th 2012, 11:53am by Reuters Cape Canaveral

    ... of the University of Guelph in Ontario, Canada, told reporters on a conference call on Thursday. “It’s igneous,” Gellert said, referring to rock formed from molten material. “But it seems to be a new kind ...



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