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07.19.16
SpaceX wants two more landing pads for Falcon Heavy rocket
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SpaceX wants two more landing pads for Falcon Heavy rocket

With two extra pads, SpaceX could land three rockets at the same time.

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09.11.15
Boeing and Jeff Bezos move closer to putting US rockets in orbit
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Boeing and Jeff Bezos move closer to putting US rockets in orbit

Announcement of the deal comes just days after rumors of a United Launch Alliance takeover.

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08.28.15
ICYMI: Turbine sunbather, NASA stress test and an aquatic hedge trimmer
08.28.15

ICYMI: Turbine sunbather, NASA stress test and an aquatic hedge trimmer

Today on In Case You Missed It, Usain Bolt may be the "fastest man on Earth" but he can't outrun...

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08.27.15
NASA's 3D-printed rocket pump passes brutal stress test
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NASA's 3D-printed rocket pump passes brutal stress test

A 90,000 rpm turbopump built using 3D additive printing can handle temperatures between -400 and 6,000 degrees fahrenheit.

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08.18.15
German aerospace agency wants hypersonic flights by the 2030s
08.18.15

German aerospace agency wants hypersonic flights by the 2030s

Germany's aerospace agency, the Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt (DLR), is reviving...

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06.30.15
#ICYMI: Space X's rocket fail, Google's beer fridge and more
06.30.15

#ICYMI: Space X's rocket fail, Google's beer fridge and more

Today on In Case You Missed It: Space X's latest ISS-resupply mission goes up in smoke after its...

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05.05.15
Rockets, flirting and bruised egos on Steam Early Access
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05.05.15

Rockets, flirting and bruised egos on Steam Early Access

Steam launched its Early Access program in 2013, allowing developers to publish and sell incomplet...

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02.06.15
Watch how DARPA plans to launch small rockets from flying jets
02.06.15

Watch how DARPA plans to launch small rockets from flying jets

Small satellites are usually launched to space as secondary payloads aboard big rockets, but DARPA...

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12.17.14
SpaceX is going to land a rocket on a 'spaceport' barge
12.17.14

SpaceX is going to land a rocket on a 'spaceport' barge

SpaceX's next test flight hopes to land one of its Falcon 9 rockets on a platform -- in one piece....

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