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Soon, laser ‘tractor beams’ to clear up space junk


April 30th, 2010 - 5:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 30 (ANI): Now a tractor beam could prevent the accumulation of space debris-including all the dead satellites, discarded rocket boosters and other junk-in the Earth's orbit, suggests an expert.Space-flight engineer ... Read more...

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Scientist suggests use of rocket-powered water gun to blow away space junk


March 12th, 2009 - 2:23 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 12 (ANI): An aerospace engineer has suggested the use of rocket-powered water gun to blow away space junk, which includes about thousands of pieces of useless equipment circling Earth.According ... Read more...

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NASAs Kepler mission to search for Earth-like planets


March 6th, 2009 - 3:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 6 (ANI): NASAs Kepler mission is all set to take off on March 6 from Pad 17-B at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida, in a mission that ... Read more...

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Man aims to revisit the Moon, this time to stay


July 22nd, 2008 - 1:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 22 (ANI): Man may soon return to the moon, with the focus being to establish a permanent presence there, using it as a training platform for missions to Mars ... Read more...

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US space shuttle Endeavour lifts off


March 11th, 2008 - 3:34 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Washington, March 11 (Xinhua) US space shuttle Endeavour lifted off early Tuesday from the Kennedy Space Centre in Florida, NASA TV reported. "All systems are working well ... Endeavour is making its ... Read more...

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Ex-British SAS soldier to attempt skydiving from 120,000ft


February 19th, 2008 - 3:55 pm ICT by admin
London, Feb 19 (ANI): An ex-British SAS soldier is hoping to enter record books - by skydiving from 120,000ft.Movie stuntman Steve Truglia will jump from a hot air balloon 24 miles ... Read more...

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Aeroplanes may soon be flying in outer space


November 26th, 2007 - 6:54 pm ICT by admin
Washington , Nov 26(ANI): Though the earths gravity prevents todays standard aircraft out of space and keeps us anchored on the planets surface, there are still ways for aircraft- based vehicles to ... Read more...

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