Category: space

Crunch Report | SEC Starts Regulating ICOs

Crunch Report | SEC Starts Regulating ICOs
Smallest spacecraft ever launched makes it into low-earth orbit, the SEC starts regulating ICOs and a new dating app only
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Smallest spacecraft ever launched make it to low-earth orbit

Smallest spacecraft ever launched make it to low-earth orbit
Working prototype versions of the smallest spacecraft ever conceived made it to orbit last month, hitching a ride aboard the
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Elon Musk offers updates on Falcon Heavy, Dragon 2 and Mars mission

Elon Musk offers updates on Falcon Heavy, Dragon 2 and Mars mission
During a talk at the ISS R&D conference on Wednesday, SpaceX CEO Elon Musk provided a number of updates about
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SpaceX targets 24-hour first stage rocket re-use turnaround by 2018

SpaceX targets 24-hour first stage rocket re-use turnaround by 2018
In a talk at the ISS R&D conference on Wednesday, Elon Musk shared some more insight into SpaceX’s path to
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NASA tests astronaut ocean exit process for Orion crew capsule

NASA tests astronaut ocean exit process for Orion crew capsule
NASA has a long and thorough safety certification process for any vessels hoping to transport astronauts to space and back
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Meet the adorable robot camera Japan’s space agency sent to the ISS

Meet the adorable robot camera Japan’s space agency sent to the ISS
Science can be cute as hell when it wants to be – take the JEM Internal Ball Camera (“Int-Ball” for
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Satellogic raises $27M for affordable, high-resolution imaging satellites

Satellogic raises $27M for affordable, high-resolution imaging satellites
Space tech company Satellogic has raised $27 million in a Series B round led by Chinese internet giant Tencent, and
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Stars can turn into black holes without a supernova

Stars can turn into black holes without a supernova
As a rule, astronomers believe that stars have to explode in a supernova before they collapse into black holes. That
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Earth’s radio signals may be protecting it from space radiation

Earth's radio signals may be protecting it from space radiation
The Earth's atmosphere bears precious little resemblance to what it looked like at the start of the Industrial Revolution. As
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Launch your loved one’s remains into orbit for only $2,500

Launch your loved one’s remains into orbit for only $2,500
Believe it or not, you'll soon be able to send the remains of a loved one into space for the
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Rocket Lab is almost ready to take small payloads into space

Rocket Lab is almost ready to take small payloads into space
Rocket Lab is ready to start testing the rocket it developed to ferry small payloads to space. The US- and
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SpaceX successfully launches its heaviest geostationary orbital payload yet

SpaceX successfully launches its heaviest geostationary orbital payload yet
SpaceX launched a Falcon 9 rocket carrying a payload from communications satellite operate Inmarsat, the fourth in a constellation created
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