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Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center: Space Shuttle Enterprise (starboard view)
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See more photos of this, and the Wikipedia article. Details, quoting from Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum | Space Shuttle Enterprise: Manufacturer: Rockwell International Corporation Country of Origin: United States of America Dimensions: Overall: 57 ft. tall x 122 ft. long x 78 ft. wing span, 150,000 lb. (1737.36 x 3718.57 x 2377.44cm, 68039.6kg) […]

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Space Junk Threatens Future Space Exploration
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Hari Sreenivasan sat down with recently with Donald Kessler, former NASA scientist and expert on space junk, to talk about the who\’s and what\’s of orbital debris: how much is out there, what does it look like, what happens when these objects collide and what danger do they pose for future space travel and for […]

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4454 Ignite Talk – Space Is Boring – Andy Cochrane
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The "Space Is BORING" Ignite talk was probably the most popular one of the evening. Very passionate. And apparently it’s getting some attention around the internets, as well as within NASA. www.spacevidcast.com/2010/03/01/spaceup-ignite-talk-space… By: kbaird

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Kerbal Space Program
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On the occasion of the shuttle launch today, some Kerbal Space Program gameplay. You can probably tell that as a kid I was enthralled by the footage of Wernher von Braun’s rocket crashes. Music: “Space Oddity” by David Bowie “Calling Occupants of Interplanetary Craft” by the Carpenters “Too Hot to Handle” by Giorgio Moroder DWI […]

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Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center: Space Shuttle Enterprise (starboard full view, aft)
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See more photos of this, and the Wikipedia article. Details, quoting from Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum | Space Shuttle Enterprise: Manufacturer: Rockwell International Corporation Country of Origin: United States of America Dimensions: Overall: 57 ft. tall x 122 ft. long x 78 ft. wing span, 150,000 lb. (1737.36 x 3718.57 x 2377.44cm, 68039.6kg) […]

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Space Shuttle Discovery followed by ISS
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The Space Shuttle Discovery came into view in the northwest around 7:21 EST followed by the ISS about 2 minutes later. By: Brad Day

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