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Outer space by [email protected]
If nature abhors a vacuum, why then is space pretty much a vacuum?Just got thinking about it last night.
December 17th 16 09:02 PM
by Stuf4 Go to last post
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OM aka Bob Mosley by Gene DiGennaro
Some of us oldtimers here remember a fellow who went by the screename of OM. He was a cantankerous trollish fellow that knew his stuff but internet etiquette...
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December 10th 16 01:54 PM
by Stuf4 Go to last post
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Totally empty space? by [email protected]
Is there anywhere in space, well out past our solar system, between stars, where there's absolutely nothing? And by that I mean not even any atoms? Or does...
October 22nd 16 05:05 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Skylab reboost by bob haller
On Wednesday, September 21, 2016 at 1:58:55 AM UTC-4, JF Mezei wrote: On 2016-08-11 21:44, Greg (Strider) Moore wrote: Could it have taken the thrust...
October 17th 16 02:05 AM
by Greg \(Strider\) Moore Go to last post
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Skylab, engineering deadpan, and the old "knowing where to put the X joke" by Rick Jones[_6_]
I have been looking through http://ntrs.nasa.gov/archive/nasa/casi.ntrs.nasa.gov/19840017669.pdf which was posted here recently in a different thread. On PDF...
August 16th 16 06:52 AM
by Fred J. McCall[_3_] Go to last post
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Popping shuttle tires by Greg \(Strider\) Moore
http://www.nasa.gov/centers/dryden/multimedia/imagegallery/LSRA/EC95-43199-7.html Interesting stuff here on testing for the shuttle program.
August 8th 16 10:49 AM
by Fred J. McCall[_3_] Go to last post
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Graffiti on Columbia CM by Greg \(Strider\) Moore
http://history.nasa.gov/ap11fj/cm-107_graffiti.htm LOTS of detail here. Too much for me to read, I skimmed most of it. But still really cool.
July 28th 16 09:40 AM
by Snidely Go to last post
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SpaceX: This changes everything. by Vaughn Simon
We all got to see history made today. If you hang out here, this is unlikely to be news to you, but SpaceX has finally successfully recovered a booster by...
April 28th 16 12:12 AM
by bob haller Go to last post
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The European Space Agency just unveiled its plans to build a base on the moon by Robert Clark[_5_]
Times like these Pat Flannery on sci.space.history is missed even more. Bob...
April 8th 16 06:36 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Space History on Facebook by Matthew Ota[_2_]
I moderate the Space History Group on Facebook Groups. You are welcome to join. It is moderated so there is no SPAM at all. One of the more well known members...
March 27th 16 10:20 PM
by Matthew Ota[_2_] Go to last post
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New Spin on Challenger 1986 by [email protected]
I just saw a new BBC TV production on the Rogers Investigation 1986 with the focus on Feynman. Its claimed to be based on his book "What Do You Care What Other...
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March 10th 16 02:36 AM
by Brian T. Go to last post
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Bob Mosley III, Nomen Nescio, and Herbs -- Roommates? by John Maxson
February 18th 16 07:48 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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The 6th Man on the Moon won't be seeing the next generation landings by Snidely
The Space.com report begins: quote The death of Apollo 14 astronaut Edgar Mitchell, the sixth man to walk on the moon, has drawn tributes from across the...
February 14th 16 06:02 PM
by bob haller Go to last post
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CFI: Canonical List of Sci-Fi "Real" Astronauts by OM
....After exchanging a couple of e-mails with Mark Wade over an addition I think needs to be made to the "Phantom Astronauts" page on EA, I've suddenly come up...
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February 11th 16 03:35 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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News out of Armstong, another loss by Stuf4
Ken Iliff, husband of Mary Shafer, died one week ago: http://www.nasa.gov/centers/armstrong/feature/hypersonic-research-pioneer-passes There was significant...
February 3rd 16 10:20 AM
by Snidely Go to last post
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4-axis gimbal US. Gemini space program by [email protected]
Greetings all. Thank you in advance for providing input to my search. This would be very helpful in my research for a project. A long time ago I read that the...
January 28th 16 04:20 AM
by Chris Jones Go to last post
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Einstein's Time by Trello
On Friday, June 19, 2015 at 11:50:32 PM UTC-4, Toshio Suzuki wrote: Dear sci.space.history people, I hope this mail will find you are doing very well....
October 16th 15 04:40 AM
by Trello Go to last post
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V2 in Ukraine in 1944 ??? by [email protected]
I just saw a (UK or US ?) TV docu about Korolev and von Braun. Was "Step by Step Production" by "Laurent Portes" 2013. Had some new clips I never saw before. I...
October 14th 15 06:52 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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We're go on that flight... by Greg \(Strider\) Moore
http://arstechnica.com/science/2015/07/no-a-checklist-error-did-not-almost-derail-the-first-moon-landing/ One of the better articles I've read on the 1201 and...
August 27th 15 07:55 AM
by Snidely Go to last post
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Time features Apollo computer pioneer Margaret Hamilton by snidely
URL:http://time.com/3948364/moon-landing-apollo-11-margaret-hamilton/ One of the key people on the software side the AGC, and founder of Hamilton...
July 22nd 15 06:21 PM
by David Lesher Go to last post
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