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You've Probably Never Considered Taking An Airship To Orbit - Hackaday

Lewin Day

There have been all kinds of wild ideas to get spacecraft into orbit. Everything from firing huge cannons to spinning craft at rapid speed has been posited, explored, or in some cases, even tested to ...[Continue Reading]

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Scientists uncover striking ancient spider-like creature that had large spiky legs - CNN

Issy Ronald

Sign up for CNNs Wonder Theory science newsletter.Explore the universe with news on fascinating discoveries, scientific advancements and more. The idea of coming face to face with a spider-like cre ...[Continue Reading]

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What the Hell's Going on With This Space Cloud? - Gizmodo

Isaac Schultz

It looks a bit like a boat, or a stout fedora. So what the hell is this rusty brown gossamer of a space cloud? If were being perfectly specific, its the lenticular galaxy NGC 4753, which sits about ...[Continue Reading]

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NASA, ESA join forces on life-hunting ExoMars rover - Space.com

Leonard David

Europe's long-delayed ExoMars rover mission to the Red Planet just got a boost for its projected launch in 2028. NASA and the European Space Agency (ESA) inked a memorandum of understanding on Thurs ...[Continue Reading]

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Orbital Paparazzi Captures a Sneaky Picture of the ISS - Gizmodo

Passant Rabie

The International Space Station (ISS) was caught looking a little undignified in a new photo captured by an imaging satellite in orbit. This week, Australia-based HEO Robotics released a photo of th ...[Continue Reading]

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Junk from a SpaceX Dragon 'trunk' may have crashed into a Canadian farmer's field (photos) - Space.com

Elizabeth Howell

Pieces of a SpaceX spacecraft might have landed in Saskatchewan. A charred piece of debris, possibly from a SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft, was found in a Canadian farmer's field in a town northeast ...[Continue Reading]

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