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Beresheet, world’s first private lunar mission, fails in attempt to land successfully

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, April 11, 2019 at 6:00pm 4/11/2019 at 6:00pm
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We have closely followed the launch of the world’s first private mission to the moon, Israel’s Bereseet. It entered the Moon’s orbit a few days ago and attempted to land today at approximately 3:30 pm Eastern.

Sadly, the attempt failed.

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First Ever Picture of Black Hole Revealed

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, April 10, 2019 at 11:00am 4/10/2019 at 11:00am
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For so long we have wondered what a black hole looks like with only images from scientists on how a black hole may appear.

On Wednesday morning, astronomers released the first ever picture of a black hole in space.

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Trump Administration targets 2024 for next moon mission

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, April 7, 2019 at 12:00pm 4/7/2019 at 12:00pm
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After returning the priorities of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration back to aeronautics and space, the Trump Administration is targeting 2024 as the year that the U.S. will launch its next mission to the moon.

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Israel’s Beresheet Lunar Lander Enters into Orbit around Moon

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, April 4, 2019 at 8:35pm 4/4/2019 at 8:35pm
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The last time we in on world’s first private mission to the moon, Israel’s Bereseet lunar mission had successfully launched and was well on its way to its destination.

Today the spacecraft entered into orbit around the Moon, ahead of next week’s landing on the Earth’s natural satellite.

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Israeli lunar lander speeding towards touch down

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, March 9, 2019 at 8:06pm 3/9/2019 at 8:06pm
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Beresheet, the world’s first private mission to the moon, is well on its way to success.

Beresheet means “in the beginning” in Hebrew. Built by Israeli non-profit SpaceIL for the now-defunct $20 million Google Lunar XPrize, the program was meant to inspire more Israelis to pursue STEM careers and chart the...

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NASA testing ability to change asteroid orbits for planetary defense

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, February 10, 2019 at 2:00pm 2/10/2019 at 2:00pm

From time to time, I have covered the history of asteroid impacts on Earth that result in real global climate change and verifiable world-wide extinctions.

In a heart-warming development that shows that many scientists recognize a real risk to the Earth, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) is now developing space...

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First Man: A Lukewarm Conservative Defense

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, February 3, 2019 at 2:00pm 2/3/2019 at 2:00pm
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Damien Chazelle has been a hot commodity in Hollywood ever since his freshman script Grand Piano was adapted into a surprising small scale thriller in 2013. Since then he’s been propelled into the limelight with the success of his critically-acclaimed thriller Whiplash and his Oscar-winning musical La La Land.

Following such huge...

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President Trump officially launches US Space Command

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, December 19, 2018 at 3:00pm 12/19/2018 at 3:00pm
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President Donald Trump officially launched the Pentagon’s new Space Command as part of national efforts to better organize and advance the military’s space programs.

Trump signed a one-page memorandum Tuesday authorizing the Defense Department to create the new command. Speaking at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida, Vice President Mike Pence said,...

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U.S., Russian astronauts make emergency landing after launch failure

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, October 13, 2018 at 4:00pm 10/13/2018 at 4:00pm
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This October marks the 60th anniversary of the creation of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA).

However, the commemoration was almost marred by tragedy when the launch of a Russian rocket to take an American astronaut and a Russian cosmonaut to the International Space Station was forced to

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U.S. Space Force: Trump signs order for 6th branch of military

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, June 19, 2018 at 7:00am 6/19/2018 at 7:00am
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President Donald Trump certainly goes where no man has gone before, executively.

He has steadily erased his predecessor’s legacy, returning the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) to its original mission of space exploration after it spent years orbiting Planet Diversity. He has directed NASA to partner with American companies to advance...

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