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Was Buran better than the shuttle? by Greg \(Strider\) Moore
http://flightclub.jalopnik.com/did-the-soviets-build-a-better-shuttle-than-we-did-1713379466 Not really anything new here, but always a fun discussion. He...
June 27th 15 02:10 AM
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Canadian astronaut Mike McKay -- what happened? by [email protected]
On Sunday, November 5, 2000 at 3:00:00 AM UTC-5, JamesOberg wrote: Anbody have info on Canadian astronaut Mike J McKay, why he was announced and then...
April 7th 15 10:20 PM
by David Spain[_4_] Go to last post
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Future of moderation for sci.space.tech, sci.space.science by Greg \(Strider\) Moore
The time has come the moderator said, to talk of news and ships and space facts of invoices and things. And if he is paying not And whether pigs have...
March 21st 15 05:47 PM
by Greg \(Strider\) Moore Go to last post
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Secret Stash Of Moon Artifacts Found Hidden In Neil Armstrong's Closet by Jeff Findley[_6_]
The Armstrong Purse: Flown Apollo 11 Lunar Artifacts Posted on February 6, 2015 by The National Air and Space...
February 13th 15 02:14 AM
by Greg \(Strider\) Moore Go to last post
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Removing ?hl=en&lnk=rgh will get your GOOGLE Usenet back to normal by BradGuth
This is what those pesky MIB spooks and moles did to Usenet as of lately, by adding "?hl=en&lnk=rgh" to the end of a given GOOGLE Usenet page is what keeps one...
February 12th 15 04:50 AM
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So sort of a trivia quiz by Greg \(Strider\) Moore
And no, I don't have the answers, but I'm curious: First: Which crewed craft (in any config) has flown on the most different types of boosters? For these...
February 6th 15 07:01 PM
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Explorer 1 question by Jan Philips[_2_]
In films of the Explorer 1 launch, after it gets off the pad a little, there is a light on the rocket, at about the top of the first stage. You can see it in...
December 15th 14 03:57 PM
by David Spain[_4_] Go to last post
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National Space Policy: NSDD-42 (issued on July 4th, 1982) by Stuf4
National Space Policy National Security Decision Directive 42 July 4, 1982 http://www.hq.nasa.gov/office/codez/new/policy/nsdd-42.htm Complete...
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December 13th 14 09:50 PM
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Good Apollo videos by Jan Philips[_2_]
Here is a list of some good Apollo videos on YouTube. This uploader corrects the color on them. He does the same for a lot of other old stuff, including...
December 12th 14 04:16 AM
by Jan Philips[_2_] Go to last post
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Wired presents photographing the last Shuttle by Snidely
URL:http://video.wired.com/watch/wxd-a-photographer-s-quest-for-the-perfect-space-shuttle-shot A presentation from Wired By Design, by Dan Winters. You...
December 9th 14 09:51 AM
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The big outside countdown clock for manned missions has been retired by David Spain[_4_]
On Wednesday, November 26, 2014 11:41:08 AM UTC-5, bob haller wrote: On the news last nite they said parts were no longer available. I hope it isnt scrapped...
December 3rd 14 06:31 AM
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Grissom splashdown on TV? by Jan Philips[_2_]
In "When we left Earth - the NASA Missions", talking about Gus Grissom's first flight, Gene Krantz pretty much says that they were watching live when Gus was...
November 21st 14 08:03 AM
by Jan Philips[_2_] Go to last post
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Docking with a non-cooperative object - via arstechnica and Risks by Jeff Findley[_6_]
In article , says... The latest Risks Digest: http://catless.ncl.ac.uk/Risks/28.35.html provides a...
November 15th 14 03:57 PM
by Jeff Findley[_6_] Go to last post
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The Apollo Program in perspective by Greg \(Strider\) Moore
http://www.xkcd.com/1436/ Yeah, that about sums it up in some ways.
October 23rd 14 04:11 PM
by David Spain[_4_] Go to last post
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Telstar (pop music) by [email protected]
About 50 years ago, Joe Meek wrote a hit about the satellite. Those were the days of wonder. People do not care about technology anymore. Did anybody create a...
September 26th 14 07:04 PM
by Jens Schweikhardt Go to last post
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JFK to Webb - Lacking Justification for Continuing to Fund Apollo by Stuf4
Back in 2011, the JFK Library declassified and released parts of a private conversation that JFK had with James Webb on September 18, 1963. Here are some...
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September 26th 14 06:37 AM
by Fred J. McCall[_3_] Go to last post
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Space Race Driven By The Nuclear Threat - NdT quote from Cosmos ep:'The World Set Free' by Stuf4
The new Cosmos TV series hosted by Neil deGrasse Tyson has had some great moments. Here's one I especially treasure as a jewel... Back in 1914, H.G. Wells...
August 30th 14 11:00 PM
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Space Race Driven By The Nuclear Threat - TED-Ed Cartoon by Stuf4
One more excellent video from a year ago that goes a long way toward presenting an accurate understanding of what the space race was all about: "Who won the...
July 27th 14 03:04 PM
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"Zero Gravity" vs Zero-G - explained by Michael at Vsauce by Stuf4
Another topic that has received a lot of attention on this forum going back more than a decade is the point regarding how "zero gravity" is an improper term...
July 27th 14 12:24 PM
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Falcon 9 First Stage Return During ORBCOMM Mission by David Spain[_4_]
The following video of the F9 first stage return was just posted to YouTube today by SpaceX. The video is abbreviated 1/2 way through I suppose to skip the...
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July 25th 14 05:05 PM
by Rick Jones Go to last post
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