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Dead rural economic department still costing province
The Economic and Rural Development and Tourism Department may be a thing of the past, but its monthly bill for office space is not.
Mon, 13 Apr 2015 17:53:33 -0700
Virgin Galactic Lands in Long Beach, Unveils Plan to Launch Small Satellites Into Space
Richard Branson's commercial spaceflight venture moved into the Southern California city to build a craft that will rocket satellites, not people, into space. We caught up with Virgin Galactic's CEO for ...
Mon, 13 Apr 2015 11:46:00 -0700
Scientists make no bones about first study of osteocyte cultures on Space Station
Researchers may be "excyted" to learn that osteocyte cultures are headed to the International Space Station this spring for the first time. With their delivery on the next SpaceX commercial resupply services mission this month, the Osteocytes and mechano-transduction (Osteo-4) investigation team will analyze the effects of microgravity on this type of bone cell. Understanding these effects will ...
Fri, 10 Apr 2015 14:04:13 -0700
Jeff Bezos's Rocket Company Will Test Reusable Spacecraft Later This Year
The company will launch and land its reusable booster and crew and cargo capsule, with hopes to eventually fly tourists to space and back. Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos has kept his rocket company, Blue Origin, largely under wraps since he founded it in 2000. But Blue Origin announced Tuesday that it is planning unmanned test flights of its new engine and cargo capsule later this year ...
Wed, 08 Apr 2015 13:05:56 -0700
Blue Origin preps for sub-orbital test flights
Amazon founder Jeff Bezos' secretive space company plans to test a new rocket engine for future space tourism trips
Tue, 07 Apr 2015 13:01:58 -0700

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