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SpaceX plans launch of 12,000 satellites into Earth's orbit - PBS NewsHour
Elon Musk's company, SpaceX, recently launched 60 internet satellites into Earth's orbit, with a plan to release 12,000 more satellites in the coming years. The venture, called Starlink, promises to increase internet access around the globe. But scientists ar…
https://www.pbs.org/newshour/show/spacex...


White House reiterates human moon missions on the path to Mars - SpaceNews
A day after President Trump seemd to cast doubt on NASA’s human lunar plans, a White House official said the moon remained a goal as a step towards Mars.
https://spacenews.com/white-house-reiter...


Falcon 9 launch time confirmed with possible sonic boom - KSBY San Luis Obispo News
Officials at Vandenberg Air Force Base have confirmed a date and time for the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket carrying the RADARSAT Constellation Mission.
https://www.cprtestcenter.com/states/CA/...


Earth EXODUS: Plan to alter Earth’s ORBIT to escape being eaten by dying Sun - Express.co.uk
EARTH’S orbit may one day need to be escape from being eaten by its dying Sun. And an engineer has devised some ingenious solutions for achieving this ambition.
https://www.cprtestcenter.com/states/NY/...


You Will Be Able to Visit the International Space Station as a Tourist in 2020 - Interesting Engineering
Initial tickets are not going to be cheap, with prices floating around $35,000 per night.
https://interestingengineering.com/the-i...


Space Photos of the Week: X-rays, Binary Stars, and Mars Moles - WIRED
No matter how much we explore space, we’re only scratching the surface.
https://www.wired.com/story/space-photos...


Alien life search BOMBSHELL: Exomoons ‘may be home to extraterrestrial life’ - Express.co.uk
ALIEN life may be found on distant moons dubbed exomoons, a distinguished astronomer has announced.
https://www.express.co.uk/news/science/1...


Scientists create a global map of where groundwater meets oceans - The Hindu
The findings may help coastal communities better protect and manage their drinking water.
https://www.thehindu.com/sci-tech/scienc...


Privatizing space? Strapped-for-cash NASA to open International Space Station to tourists - RT
NASA, floundering under the weight of its promise to return to the Moon by 2024, has been forced to take on some extra work to pay the bills: playing host to private tourists aboard the International Space Station.
https://www.rt.com/usa/461369-nasa-embra...


Scientists Solve the Mystery of the Galaxy with No Dark Matter - SciTechDaily
Researchers have clarified one of the mysteries of 2018 in the field of extragalactic astrophysics: the supposed existence of a galaxy without dark matter.
https://scitechdaily.com/scientists-solv...


How to see Jupiter's Great Red Spot and its moons this month - WABC-TV
Jupiter will be shining bright throughout this month, with its best showing coming when it reaches opposition on June 10.
https://abc7ny.com/weather/how-to-see-ju...


Dashing the dream of ideal 'invisibility' cloaks for stress waves - Phys.org
Whether Harry Potter's invisibility cloak, which perfectly steers light waves around objects to make them invisible, will ever become reality remains to be seen, but perfecting a more crucial cloak is impossible, a new study says. It would have perfectly stee…
https://phys.org/news/2019-06-dashing-id...


New Campaign Is Asking Every Country on Earth to Name Distant Worlds - Gizmodo
A new campaign headed by the International Astronomical Union (IAU) called IAU100 NameExoWorlds will allow each country in the world to name a star and its exoplanet, the IAU announced yesterday.
https://gizmodo.com/new-campaign-is-aski...


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