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  1. News - China - SPACE

    Space plays a growing role in US-China security talks

    Posted Apr 12th 2013, 09:47am by Reuters in Colorado Springs, Colorado

    ... secretary of state for space and defence policy, told Reuters after a speech at a space industry conference in Colorado Springs. The United States remains concerned about China’s development ...

  2. News - World - SPACE

    Moon rocks from Apollo missions suggest other planet hit a young earth

    Posted Jun 06th 2014, 11:27pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters Moon rocks suggest planet hit earth Lunar rocks brought back by the Apollo astronauts more than 40 years ago contain evidence of a Mars-sized planet that scientists believe crashed into earth and created the moon, new research shows. German scientists using a new technique said they detected a slight chemical difference between earth rocks and moon rocks. Scientists said more ...

  3. News - World - SPACE

    Nasa plays down threat to space station after Russian threat to end co-operation

    Posted May 14th 2014, 08:26pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Moscow Operations continue as normal, US agency says after Russia signals end of ISS co-operation and GPS ban in retaliation for Ukraine sanctions Nasa calm on threat to space station Nasa is playing down a Russian statement about an early end to co-operation on the International Space Station because of US sanctions on Moscow. Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin said ...

  4. News - World - SPACE

    Images from Hubble Space Telescope show amazing break-up of asteroid

    Posted Mar 07th 2014, 09:52pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Washington Breaking point This series of Hubble Space Telescope images, released by Nasa, reveal the break-up of an asteroid over a period of several months in late 2013. The largest fragments are up to 200 metres in radius. The 10 pieces of the asteroid drifted apart slowly and showed a range of break-up times, suggesting that the disintegration cannot be explained ...

  5. News - World - SPACE

    Risk of ‘city-killing’ asteroid striking Earth higher than thought, experts warn

    Posted Apr 23rd 2014, 10:20am by Reuters at Cape Canaveral, Florida

    ... Reuters at Cape Canaveral, Florida California-based B612 Foundation building asteroid-detecting telescope to raise awareness of threat from space The chance of a city-killing asteroid striking Earth is higher than scientists previously believed, a non-profit group building an asteroid-hunting telescope said on Tuesday. A global network that listens for nuclear weapons ...

  6. News - World - SPACE

    Really want to go for a spin? Try planet Beta Pictoris b

    Posted May 02nd 2014, 01:23am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Washington Distant planet would give you spin of your life Are you the type of person who gets dizzy just watching a merry-go-round go round and round? If so, don't plan a visit to the planet known as Beta Pictoris b. The thing spins like mad. Scientists say that for the first time, they have measured the spin of a planet outside our solar system- a large gas ...

  7. News - World - SPACE

    Astronomers’ detection of echoes of Big Bang is set to resonate

    Posted Mar 18th 2014, 10:44pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in New York Scientists' discovery of holy grail of astronomy had long been predicted by Albert Einstein Finding of echoes of Big Bang is set to resonate Astronomers have announced they have discovered what many consider the holy grail of their field: ripples in the fabric of space-time that are echoes of the massive expansion of the universe that took place just ...

  8. News - World - SPACE

    Space trio defy bad weather to return to Earth after 166 days on space station

    Posted Mar 11th 2014, 12:48pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Almaty An American astronaut and two Russians who carried a Sochi Olympic torch into open space landed safely and on time on Tuesday in Kazakhstan, defying bad weather and ending their 166-day mission aboard the International Space Station (ISS). “We have landing!” read a huge TV screen at Russia’s Mission Control outside Moscow as the descent capsule hit ...

  9. News - World - SPACE

    Nasa planning mission to Jupiter’s watery moon, Europe

    Posted Mar 05th 2014, 09:00pm by AP

    ... Opportunity, Growth and Security Initiative, a US$56 billion fund for special projects that is separate from the regular budget. Additional reporting by Reuters ...

  10. News - World - SPACE

    United States launches next-generation GPS satellite into orbit

    Posted Feb 21st 2014, 12:59pm by Reuters in Cape Canaveral

    ... Reuters in Cape Canaveral A rocket carrying a new Global Positioning System satellite into space took off from the US Air Force Base at Cape Canaveral on Thursday A US Global Positioning System (GPS) satellite was launched into orbit on Thursday, buttressing a 31-member navigation network in constant use by the military, civilian agencies and commercial customers worldwide. ...




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