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Monthly report: February 2018

This month, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 120 influencers like SPACE.com and SpaceRef, discussing hashtags such as #cdnspace , #Asteroid and #CHEOPS.
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NanoRacks adds Thales Alenia Space to team up on Commercial Space Station Airlock Module

On Feb 5, 2018
@thalesgroup shared
NanoRacks adds Thales Alenia Space to team up on Commercial Space Station Airlock Module https://t.co/JnbfI9k21a #Thales
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February 05, 2017, Turin, Italy - NanoRacks announced today that Thales Alenia Space, the joint venture between Thales (67%) and Leonardo (33%), has been chosen as the latest partner in its commercial airlock program. Thales Alenia Space will bring to this program over 40 years of ...

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On Feb 5, 2018
@thalesgroup shared
NanoRacks adds Thales Alenia Space to team up on Commercial Space Station Airlock Module https://t.co/JnbfI9k21a #Thales
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NanoRacks adds Thales Alenia Space to team up on Commercial Space Station Airlock Module

February 05, 2017, Turin, Italy - NanoRacks announced today that Thales Alenia Space, the joint venture between Thales (67%) and Leonardo (33%), has been chosen as the latest partner in its ...

SpaceX Gears Up to Finally, Actually Launch the Falcon Heavy

On Feb 2, 2018
@gigabytemag shared
RT @WIRED: After nearly seven years of varying concepts, redesigns, and delays, SpaceX is finally ready to launch the Falcon Heavy rocket on its maiden flight next week https://t.co/T0S79QMZkc
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When it launches from Cape Canaveral, the Falcon Heavy will be the most powerful lift vehicle in the world.

www.wired.com
On Feb 2, 2018
@gigabytemag shared
RT @WIRED: After nearly seven years of varying concepts, redesigns, and delays, SpaceX is finally ready to launch the Falcon Heavy rocket on its maiden flight next week https://t.co/T0S79QMZkc
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SpaceX Gears Up to Finally, Actually Launch the Falcon Heavy

When it launches from Cape Canaveral, the Falcon Heavy will be the most powerful lift vehicle in the world.

Air Force attempts to bring private-sector investment, innovation to space

On Feb 2, 2018
@SpaceNews_Inc shared
Air Force attempts to bring private-sector investment, innovation to space https://t.co/MFHp3vGNtU https://t.co/lJgdL4GT3a
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Efforts to bring commercial technology into military space programs is good news for the growing population of startups and other businesses that are investing in this sector.

spacenews.com
On Feb 2, 2018
@SpaceNews_Inc shared
Air Force attempts to bring private-sector investment, innovation to space https://t.co/MFHp3vGNtU https://t.co/lJgdL4GT3a
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Air Force attempts to bring private-sector investment, innovation to space

Efforts to bring commercial technology into military space programs is good news for the growing population of startups and other businesses that are investing in this sector.

Asteroid miners might need a few good applied astronomers to show them the way

On Feb 18, 2018
@sedsusa shared
RT @geekwire: Asteroid miners might need a few good applied astronomers to show them the way https://t.co/dW3msfpaX9
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Mining asteroids for water and other resources could someday become a trillion-dollar business, but not without astronomers to point the way.

www.geekwire.com
On Feb 18, 2018
@sedsusa shared
RT @geekwire: Asteroid miners might need a few good applied astronomers to show them the way https://t.co/dW3msfpaX9
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Asteroid miners might need a few good applied astronomers to show them the way

Mining asteroids for water and other resources could someday become a trillion-dollar business, but not without astronomers to point the way.

http://www.gfz-potsdam.de/en/research/organizational-units/departments-of-the-gfz/department-1/global-geomonitoring-and-gravity-field/topics-development-operation-and-analysis-of-gravity-field-satellite-missions-satellite-payload-development-and-integration/laser-reflectors-for-leo-satellites/

On Feb 22, 2018
@spacecom shared
RT @Nextlaunch: 🚨🛑🚨 SCRUB!!! 🚨🛑🚨 📢:Next attempt: 🗓:Thursday ⏰:1417 UTC / 9:17am EST / 23:17 JST 🚀:Falcon 9 FT ♻ 🛰:PAZ 🛰:Microsat-2a 🛰:Microsat-2b 🏳️:🇺🇸 🚏:SSO 📡:https://t.co/bBeop5wKpQ ℹ:https://t.co/X0cNMHGoV7 ℹ:https://t.co/p47iq7pRpa
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Mass of spacecraft 1341 kg (wet mass), 1282 kg (dry mass) Spacecraft dimensions Length: 5m, diameter = 2.4 m EPS (Electrical Power Subsystem) - Body-fixed solar array of size: 5.25 m2, triple junction GaAs cells - Li-ion batteries with a capacity of 108 Ah - Power distribution: ...

directory.eoportal.org
On Feb 22, 2018
@spacecom shared
RT @Nextlaunch: 🚨🛑🚨 SCRUB!!! 🚨🛑🚨 📢:Next attempt: 🗓:Thursday ⏰:1417 UTC / 9:17am EST / 23:17 JST 🚀:Falcon 9 FT ♻ 🛰:PAZ 🛰:Microsat-2a 🛰:Microsat-2b 🏳️:🇺🇸 🚏:SSO 📡:https://t.co/bBeop5wKpQ ℹ:https://t.co/X0cNMHGoV7 ℹ:https://t.co/p47iq7pRpa
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These 5 industries will be first to do business in space

On Nov 27, 2017
@joe_landon shared
The #space economy will be powered by these 5 industries. Read my collaboration with #Luxembourg Deputy Prime Minister @EtienneSchneide: https://t.co/0ssAHc2uxC @wef @spaceRESlux
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The sectors that power the global economy are launching a whole new marketplace. 

www.weforum.org
On Nov 27, 2017
@joe_landon shared
The #space economy will be powered by these 5 industries. Read my collaboration with #Luxembourg Deputy Prime Minister @EtienneSchneide: https://t.co/0ssAHc2uxC @wef @spaceRESlux
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These 5 industries will be first to do business in space

The sectors that power the global economy are launching a whole new marketplace. 

Toronto’s Space Flight Laboratory Celebrates 20 Years of Excellence

On Jan 31, 2018
@MarcKBoucher shared
RT @CanadaInSpace: Toronto’s Space Flight Laboratory Celebrates 20 Years of Excellence https://t.co/ejnmuT4yph #cdnspace #smallsats @SFL_SmallerSats #microsatellites https://t.co/RH6yAbGDFs
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The Space Flight Laboratory (SFL) of the University of Toronto Institute for Aerospace Studies is ce

spaceq.ca
On Jan 31, 2018
@MarcKBoucher shared
RT @CanadaInSpace: Toronto’s Space Flight Laboratory Celebrates 20 Years of Excellence https://t.co/ejnmuT4yph #cdnspace #smallsats @SFL_SmallerSats #microsatellites https://t.co/RH6yAbGDFs
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Toronto’s Space Flight Laboratory Celebrates 20 Years of Excellence

The Space Flight Laboratory (SFL) of the University of Toronto Institute for Aerospace Studies is ce

Is the Tesla Roadster Flying on the Falcon Heavy's Maiden Flight Just Space Junk?

On Feb 7, 2018
@SPACEdotcom shared
ICYMI: Is the Tesla Roadster Flying on the Falcon Heavy's Maiden Flight Just Space Junk? https://t.co/Kqj0I8t1Ld https://t.co/UopKVPupP2
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Elon Musk will send a Tesla Roadster into space as a test payload on the maiden flight of the Falcon Heavy. But is the car just doomed to be space junk?

www.space.com
On Feb 7, 2018
@SPACEdotcom shared
ICYMI: Is the Tesla Roadster Flying on the Falcon Heavy's Maiden Flight Just Space Junk? https://t.co/Kqj0I8t1Ld https://t.co/UopKVPupP2
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Is the Tesla Roadster Flying on the Falcon Heavy's Maiden Flight Just Space Junk?

Elon Musk will send a Tesla Roadster into space as a test payload on the maiden flight of the Falcon Heavy. But is the car just doomed to be space junk?

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