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On Oct 15, 2020
@Pomerantz shared
RT @ISUnet: ISU Alum Abimbola Alale! Meet @ISUnet Dr. Abimbola Alale: The Woman behind Nigeria’s gigantic satellite ambition https://t.co/ySgJ8cLUMl
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Meet Dr. Abimbola Alale: The Woman behind Nigeria’s gigantic satellite ambition

Meet Dr. Abimbola Alale: The Woman behind Nigeria’s gigantic satellite ambition

Dr. Abimbola Alale, MD and CEO of Nigcomsat, talks to Vijaya Cherian about Nigeria’s space ambitions and how she is helping to drive that vision.

On Oct 15, 2020
@joe_landon shared
RT @SciGuySpace: Some words on why NASA's new Tipping Points awards are a big, big deal. https://t.co/pt8MDu0JVb
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NASA makes a significant investment in on-orbit spacecraft refueling

NASA makes a significant investment in on-orbit spacecraft refueling

In-space fueling technologies enable a new paradigm for spaceflight.

On Oct 14, 2020
@SpaceRef shared
RT @ISS_CASIS: [email protected]'s Dan Platt has been involved with the @Space_Station since it was in the Space Station Processing Facility! As we celebrate the #SpaceStation20th anniversary of continuing human presence on the ISS, read his thoughts on the next 20 years: https://t.co/3akhw0SczY https://t.co/Xl4WVXHw2j
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Gaining Momentum: The Best is Yet to Come

Gaining Momentum: The Best is Yet to Come

This guest contribution is part of our ISS20 series commemorating 20 years of continuous human presence on the ISS through a collection of visionary contributions on the future of ...

On Oct 14, 2020
@b0yle shared
RT @Space_Station: The space station crew expanded to six people today when the Soyuz crew ship hatch opened at 7:07am ET just a few hours after the Exp 64 crew launched from Kazakhstan. More... https://t.co/9L5DaJFRSa https://t.co/skxgdiKKJH
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Hatches Open, Station Crew Expands to Six

Hatches Open, Station Crew Expands to Six

NASA astronaut Kate Rubins and cosmonauts Sergey Ryzhikov and Sergey Kud-Sverchkov of the Russian space agency Roscosmos joined Expedition 63 Commander Chris Cassidy of NASA and …

On Oct 14, 2020
@esa shared
RT @Thales_Alenia_S: [email protected]_Alenia_S on its way to reach the #Moon https://t.co/3LUL8TM0dS @esa chooses Thales Alenia Space to deliver #Europe’s two main modules for the lunar space station, key element of the #Artemis @NASA program. #space #exploration @esaspaceflight @northropgrumman #IAC2020 https://t.co/NKVKp8SZLc
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Thales Alenia Space on its way to reach the Moon

Thales Alenia Space on its way to reach the Moon

European Space Agency chooses Thales Alenia Space to deliver the Europe’s two main modules for the lunar space station, key element of the Artemis NASA program

On Oct 16, 2020
@spacecom shared
RT @AsgardiaSpace: Reusability is vital to make access to space more affordable. #OliverNailard describes how UK's @ReactionEngines hopes to revolutionize space access with a new class of propulsion system, the Synergetic Air Breathing Rocket Engine (SABRE). https://t.co/qDn4oRxAXn
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Air-breathing rocket engines: the future of space flight

Air-breathing rocket engines: the future of space flight

UK firm Reaction Engines hopes to revolutionize space access with a new class of propulsion system for reusable vehicles, as Oliver Nailard explains

On Oct 16, 2020
@SpaceNews_Inc shared
SpaceNews This Week | Industry reacts to streamlined launch regs • Upper stages top list of most dangerous space debris - https://t.co/nYFz1bQERP https://t.co/m8PizwNTLt
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THIS WEEK'S TOP STORIES

THIS WEEK'S TOP STORIES

NASA has selected its first human-tended commercial suborbital research payload, clearing the way for the biggest advocate of such research to fly on a future Virgin Galactic …

On Oct 15, 2020
@SpaceNews_Inc shared
Opinion | Commitment to space exploration should be on the ballot https://t.co/Z2zwwgrFQp https://t.co/Ibk9ydOdnG
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Op-ed | Commitment to space exploration should be on the ballot

Op-ed | Commitment to space exploration should be on the ballot

With less than a month to go in this election cycle, the public is awash in big issues, COVID and healthcare to national defense and economic recovery.  Lest we forget, an issue also on the ...