• NASA
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    NASA is saving great amount by partnering with commercial companies like SpaceX

    NASA ’s decision to rely on private companies like SpaceX to resupply the International Space Station has possibly saved the space agency billions of dollars,...

    NASA ’s decision to rely on private companies like SpaceX to resupply the International Space Station has possibly saved the space agency billions of dollars, according to a study done by an employee at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center. The study, first reported by Ars Technica, breaks down the numbers for NASA’s investments in various commercial...
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  • Cassini
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    NASA’s Cassini probe has broken apart in Saturn’s atmosphere

    After its 20-year journey NASA’s Cassini probe has broken apart in Saturn’s atmosphere. NASA’s Cassini spacecraft has been vaporized. The probe dove into Saturn’s upper atmosphere...

    After its 20-year journey NASA’s Cassini probe has broken apart in Saturn’s atmosphere. NASA’s Cassini spacecraft has been vaporized. The probe dove into Saturn’s upper atmosphere this morning, and NASA lost the vehicle’s signal at 7:55AM ET, indicating it had broken apart irrevocably during its rapid descent toward the planet. Cassini’s demise officially puts an end...
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  • Coolest Spot
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    NASA Wants to Create the Coolest Spot in the Universe

    As Repoted On NASA website, This summer, an ice chest-sized box will fly to the International Space Station, where it will create the coolest spot...

    As Repoted On NASA website, This summer, an ice chest-sized box will fly to the International Space Station, where it will create the coolest spot in the universe. Inside that box, lasers, a vacuum chamber and an electromagnetic “knife” will be used to cancel out the energy of gas particles, slowing them until they’re almost...
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