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Rocket Lab will launch its 20th mission and recover a booster early Saturday

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Zw3sIUyfSfcUpdate for 6:02 a.m. ET: Rocket Lab is currently holding at the T-12 minutes mark due to high upper level winds for today's launch. A new launch time will be announced shortly. Today's launch window runs through 8 a.m....

Texas, Minnesota, Ohio Students to Hear from Astronauts in Space

Students from several states across the nation will have an opportunity next week to hear from astronauts aboard the International Space Station. Source link

This Week’s Sky at a Glance, May 14 – 22 – Sky & Telescope

Nova Cassiopeiae 2021 shot up to magnitude 5.4 around May 8th...

Week in images: 10 – 14 May 2021

Week in images: 10 - 14 May 2021 Discover our week through the lens Source link

Webb Fully Unfurls for the Last Time on Earth. The Next Time Will Be in Space – Universe Today

The primary mirror of the long-awaited James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) was opened for the last time on Earth before the launch of the observatory, currently scheduled for October 31, 2021. During some of the final checkouts before the telescope...

Sights and Sounds from Venus, Jupiter, and Beyond

Seven Minutes at Venus On its ever-tightening orbits around the Sun, NASA's...

Webb’s golden mirror wings open one last time on Earth

The world’s most powerful space science telescope has opened its primary mirror for the last time on Earth.As part of the international James Webb Space Telescope’s final tests, the 6.5 meter (21 feet 4 inch) mirror was commanded to...

May new moon 2021: See Mercury, Venus and Mars in the moonless evening sky

The new moon occurs Tuesday (May 11) at 3 p.m. EDT (1900 GMT). That same day the moon reaches apogee, the furthest point from Earth in its orbit, and in the days afterward the young moon will pass by...

NASA, Axiom Agree to First Private Astronaut Mission on Space Station

NASA and Axiom Space have signed an order for the first private astronaut mission to the International Space Station to take place no earlier than January 2022. Source link

It’s Official, Astronaut Bill Nelson is NASA’s new Administrator – Universe Today

On March 19th, 2021, the Biden Administration announced that they had nominated a successor for the role of NASA Administrator. Their nominee was Sen. Clarence William Nelson II (aka. Bill Nelson), a Democratic Senator from Florida, an attorney, and...
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