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  1. News - China - SPACE EXPLORATION

    China, US move towards co-operation in space

    Posted Jan 12th 2014, 10:08am by AFP

    ... Logsdon, former director of the the Space Policy Institute at George Washington University and a NASA consultant, shared Le Gall’s sentiment. He noted that China has recently indicated its willingness to participate in the International Space Exploration Coordination Group, which currently has 14 members including NASA. Beijing has also openly invited other countries to join it in its ...

  2. News - World - SPACE EXPLORATION

    SpaceX capsule arrives at International Space Station

    Posted Mar 03rd 2013, 07:34pm by AFP

    ... materials and other crucial equipment. The capsule named Dragon was captured – with the help of a robotic arm – by Nasa Expedition 34 Commander Kevin Ford and Flight Engineer Tom Marshburn, when ... mission by SpaceX – Space Exploration Technologies – to the orbiting space station under contract with Nasa. In May last year, SpaceX made history when Dragon became the first commercial ...

  3. News - World - SPACE EXPLORATION

    Curiosity Mars rover collects historic first bedrock sample

    Posted Feb 10th 2013, 11:27am by Agence France-Presse in Washington

    ... Agence France-Presse in Washington Nasa’s Mars rover Curiosity has penetrated a rock on the Red Planet and collected a sample from its interior, the US space agency announced Saturday. Using a drill at the end of its robotic arm, Curiosity bore a hole 6.4cm deep into the rock, generating powder for evaluation, Nasa said in a statement. “The most advanced planetary robot ever ...

  4. News - World - SPACE EXPLORATION

    US astronaut sees science breakthrough in space

    Posted Oct 22nd 2012, 06:19pm by Associated Press in Baikonur, Kazakhstan

    ... in the construction side of it, bringing all the pieces together and really getting the science enabled,” said Nasa astronaut Kevin Ford, who will blast off on a Soyuz craft from the Russian-leased Baikonur ... California-based SpaceX successfully delivered a half-ton of supplies craft called Dragon to the ISS, the first official shipment under a US$1.6 billion contract with Nasa. The contract calls for 12 ...



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