Top news of the week: 04.08.2020.

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On Jul 31, 2020
@SETIInstitute shared
The @NASAPersevere rover mission is on its way to the Red Planet to search for signs of ancient life and collect samples to send back to Earth. Humanity's most sophisticated rover launched with the Ingenuity Mars Helicopter at 7:50 a.m. EDT Thursday. https://t.co/uDAT12QP0Z #Mars https://t.co/FJMCfhXXnu
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NASA, ULA Launch Mars 2020 Perseverance Rover Mission to Red Planet

NASA, ULA Launch Mars 2020 Perseverance Rover Mission to Red Planet

The agency's Mars 2020 mission is on its way. It will land at Jezero Crater in about seven months, on Feb. 18, 2021.

On Aug 3, 2020
@jeff_foust shared
RT @SpaceNews_Inc: [email protected] | Our coverage of the 34th Small Satellite Conference begins now... - https://t.co/yBAHHJoQDs https://t.co/EhVPLapWC2
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SpaceNews is bringing you special coverage of this week's free-to-attend 34th Annual Small Satellite Conference.

SpaceNews is bringing you special coverage of this week's free-to-attend 34th Annual Small Satellite Conference.

A small Belgian company known for its work on European Space Agency programs has created a spinoff company to operate a constellation of five to 10 hyperspectral imaging …

On Jul 29, 2020
@esa shared
RT @janwoerner: I'm happy to welcome Latvia as an Associate Member State in the @esa family 🇱🇻 The agreement has been signed by @IZM_gov_lv minister @ISuplinska and entered into force a couple of days ago. https://t.co/gt20vTnjXr
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Latvia becomes ESA Associate Member State

Latvia becomes ESA Associate Member State

Latvia signed an Association Agreement with ESA on 30 June 2020.This Association Agreement between ESA and the Government of the Republic of Latvia, builds on the successful results ...

On Jul 31, 2020
@esa shared
We work with businesses, non-profit organisations and policy-makers to improve life on Earth. Check out this new interactive tool showing many of the projects we're involved in to achieve the @UN #SustainableDevelopmentGoals 👉 https://t.co/zNU6b84gjf @spaceforearth #Spacecare https://t.co/zs3PLZETK8
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Explore how space supports daily life around the world

Explore how space supports daily life around the world

Did you know that ESA works with businesses, non-profit organisations and policy-makers to improve life on Earth? We have launched a new interactive tool that you can use to explore many of ...

On Jul 31, 2020
@spacecom shared
HKATG Carries Out In-orbit Technology Validation of Golden Bauhinia Satellite Constellation https://t.co/f7VSnJFpBy via @spacecom
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HKATG Carries Out In-orbit Technology Validation of Golden Bauhinia Satellite Constellation

HKATG Carries Out In-orbit Technology Validation of Golden Bauhinia Satellite Constellation

HONG KONG (HKATG PR) — On July 25, 2020, China’s Long March-4B carrier rocket was successfully launched from the Taiyuan Satellite Launch Center, and the space exploration …

On Aug 3, 2020
@ISS_CASIS shared
[email protected] & @NASA completed the historic Demo-2 mission on Sunday with a safe return to Earth after more than two-months at the @Space_Station. This mission will be lauded in history for its many firsts, but also contributed to valuable research. Details: https://t.co/aF9dXjUWWK https://t.co/spfff9LwDd
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Successful SpaceX Demo-2 Mission Leaves its Mark on Space Station Science

Successful SpaceX Demo-2 Mission Leaves its Mark on Space Station Science

While the SpaceX Demo-2 mission will be lauded in history for its many firsts, the mission also contributed to valuable scientific research conducted on the ISS.

On Aug 3, 2020
@SPACEdotcom shared
Astra's 1st orbital launch attempt scuttled by wayward boat https://t.co/h44POoohGt https://t.co/Z1ZXgMdXto
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Astra's 1st orbital launch attempt scuttled by wayward boat

Astra's 1st orbital launch attempt scuttled by wayward boat

The spaceflight startup will try again later this week.

On Jul 31, 2020
@spacecom shared
RT @cosmosguru: BIG NEWS! @isro to allow setting up of private launch pads in it's launch base. Chairman ISRO says 'It won’t charge anything for such launches. Instead, will provide expertise they need from us for setting up such facilities' #spacs #isro #launch https://t.co/pd5mlEpjK0
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Isro will allow private sector to set up own launchpad at Sriharikota: K Sivan

Isro will allow private sector to set up own launchpad at Sriharikota: K Sivan

India News: NEW DELHI: Kicking off the process of "unlocking" the space sector, Indian space research organisation (Isro) will allow the "private sector to set up.