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More people now want to be astronauts: NASA


February 5th, 2012 - 12:27 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 5 (IANS/EFE) NASA has received 6,372 applications for its 2013 class of astronauts, double the usual number, the US space agency said.Only in 1978, when applications surged to ... Read more...

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NASA’s Orion spacecraft passes significant design milestone


September 2nd, 2009 - 1:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 2 (ANI): NASA's Orion spacecraft has passed a significant design milestone by completing the Orion Project's preliminary design review (PDR), and thus taking a major step toward building the next ... Read more...

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Next gen space station firefighting tools designed to douse out fires in microgravity


April 6th, 2009 - 1:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 6 (ANI): US engineers are developing the next-generation of firefighting equipment specially designed to work in microgravity to douse out fires in space stations.According to a report in Discovery News, ... Read more...

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