Rocket

02.07.17
SpaceX plans to launch a rocket every two weeks
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SpaceX plans to launch a rocket every two weeks

The company aims to begin these rapid-fire launches once its new launch pad is ready.

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02.02.17
SpaceX test fires the first Falcon 9 it landed on a barge
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SpaceX test fires the first Falcon 9 it landed on a barge

The company is getting closer to launching a used booster.

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01.27.17
NASA uses pressure-sensitive paint to test its rockets
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NASA uses pressure-sensitive paint to test its rockets

'Unsteady PSP' helps scientists measure forces on a rocket during wind tunnel tests.

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01.18.17
NASA may rely on Russian shuttles for ISS missions until 2019
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NASA may rely on Russian shuttles for ISS missions until 2019

Perhaps as an insurance in case SpaceX's and Boeing's spacecraft aren't ready yet.

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01.15.17
Japan's experimental mini rocket launch ends in failure
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Japan's experimental mini rocket launch ends in failure

It was supposed to break new ground, but only highlighted problems with the space program.

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