SpaceX delivers for Telesat with successful early morning launch – Spaceflight Now


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SpaceX delivers for Telesat with successful early morning launch
Spaceflight Now
An upgraded model of SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket fired into orbit early Sunday from Florida's Space Coast, hoisting a record-setting 7.8-ton communications satellite for Telesat toward its planned perch more than 22,000 miles over the equator. Riding a
Starting this weekend, SpaceX is about to land a whole lot more rocketsThe Verge


SpaceX Launches Communications Satellite on 2nd-Ever Flight of New RocketSpace.com
5 things you need to know this weekendUSA TODAY
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Parker Solar Probe: set the controls for the edge of the sun… – The Guardian


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Parker Solar Probe: set the controls for the edge of the sun…
The Guardian
Some time during the early hours of 4 August, the Floridian night will be temporarily banished. One of the most powerful rockets in the world, a Delta IV Heavy, will ignite. Its fiery breath with bathe Cape Canaveral in light and thunder. Riding the
NASA's Parker Solar Probe set to launch August 6thClarksville Online


Launch of NASA's Parker Solar Probe rescheduled for Aug. 6Spaceflight Now
NASA's mission to touch the sun launches soonCNN
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SpaceX Launches Communications Satellite on 2nd-Ever Flight of New Rocket – Space.com


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SpaceX Launches Communications Satellite on 2nd-Ever Flight of New Rocket
Space.com
The latest version of SpaceX's workhorse Falcon 9 rocket lifted off for the second time ever today (July 22), lighting up the skies over Florida's Space Coast in a dazzling predawn launch. The "Block 5" variant of the two-stage Falcon 9 blasted off
Record-setting commercial satellite awaits blastoff from Cape CanaveralSpaceflight Now


Starting this weekend, SpaceX is about to land a whole lot more rocketsThe Verge
SpaceX launches heavyweight satellite, safely lands boosterCBS News
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Gala opens countdown to 50th anniversary of 1st moon landing – Washington Post


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Gala opens countdown to 50th anniversary of 1st moon landing
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CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — Former NASA astronaut Buzz Aldrin was noticeably absent from a gala kicking off a yearlong celebration of the 50-year anniversary of the first moon landing, even though his nonprofit space education foundation is a sponsor and …
Buzz Aldrin expected to be no-show at Apollo galaWashington Times


Neil Armstrong's collection goes to auctionTexarkana Gazette
This Is What Michael Collins Did During The Apollo 11 Moon LandingForbes
Del Rio News Herald –Space.com –The Hill
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Get a look at the Neil Armstrong keepsakes headed to auction – ThisWeek Community News


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Get a look at the Neil Armstrong keepsakes headed to auction
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SARASOTA, Fla. — In 1994, Neil Armstrong — the first man to walk on the moon — stopped signing autographs, locked up his family office and withdrew from Apollo 11-related events that had become a big part of his life since he returned from the
Who owns the moon? A space lawyer answersPBS NewsHour


How the flight of Apollo 11 won the Cold WarThe Hill
Makings of Moon Landing: 50 Years Ago, Apollo 11 Was One Year From 'Giant Leap'Space.com
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Newly discovered dinosaur species had conelike armor on its head – Washington Post


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Newly discovered dinosaur species had conelike armor on its head
Washington Post
With its head and snout covered in bony armor shaped like cones and pyramids, a spiky tanklike dinosaur dug up in southern Utah was not just another pretty face. Scientists on Thursday announced the discovery of fossils of a dinosaur named …
Newly discovered armored dinosaur from Utah reveals intriguing family historyPhys.Org


Newly discovered armored dinosaur lived on a lost continentCNN
A new southern Laramidian ankylosaurid, Akainacephalus johnsoni gen. et sp. nov., from the upper Campanian …PeerJ

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Falcon 9 launch timeline with Telstar 19 VANTAGE – Spaceflight Now


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Falcon 9 launch timeline with Telstar 19 VANTAGE
Spaceflight Now
SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket is set for liftoff from Cape Canaveral on Monday, heading due east over the Atlantic Ocean to deliver the Telstar 19 VANTAGE communications satellite into orbit around 32 minutes later. The 229-foot-tall (70-meter) rocket is
Starting this weekend, SpaceX is about to land a whole lot more rocketsThe Verge


Watch Live Tonight: SpaceX Launches Telstar Communications SatelliteSpace.com
Saturday night live: SpaceX to attempt second launch of Block 5 rocketArs Technica
Fortune –KING5.com –WFTV Orlando –NASASpaceflight.com
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The first ‘Overwatch’ Nerf blaster arrives in 2019 – Engadget


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The first 'Overwatch' Nerf blaster arrives in 2019
Engadget
So far, replicating the distinctive weapons of Overwatch has usually meant a whole lot of crafting, and you still aren't likely end up with something that works. Hasbro, thankfully, is about to make your life much easier — it's partnering with
Overwatch Releasing Nerf Reaper ShotgunsGame Rant


Overwatch Nerf Line Reveals First GunComicbook.com
Reaper's Hellfire shotgun is getting Nerfed. LiterallyPC Gamer
Game Revolution
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Traveling to the Sun: NASA Describes ‘Why Parker Solar Probe Won’t Melt?’ – SpaceCoastDaily.com


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Traveling to the Sun: NASA Describes 'Why Parker Solar Probe Won't Melt?'
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ABOVE VIDEO: NASA's Parker Solar Probe is heading to the Sun. Why won't the spacecraft melt? (NASA) – This summer, NASA's Parker Solar Probe will launch to travel closer to the Sun, deeper into the solar atmosphere, than any mission before it. If Earth …
Launch of NASA's Parker Solar Probe rescheduled for Aug. 6Spaceflight Now


NASA's mission to touch the sun launches soonCNN
NASA prepares to launch Parker Solar Probe, a mission to touch the SunPhys.Org
Engadget –NASA
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