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October 2, 2020  

NASA tests new $23M titanium toilet for space station

Anti-gravity camper-size toilet designed more for women to fit into the NASA Orion moon capsules.

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July 30, 2020  

NASA launches Mars rover to look for signs of ancient life

The rover is expected to descend to the Martian surface on Feb. 18, 2021

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July 13, 2020  

Earth is invading Mars: three countries sending spacecraft

The US, UAE and China are taking advantage of a one-month window in which the two planets are in ideal alignment on the same side of the sun.

News Aerospace General
May 26, 2020  

First commercial space taxi a pit stop on Musk’s Mars quest

Space is becoming the domain of private firms, with eccentric Elon Musk’s SpaceX at the forefront.

News Aerospace General
October 2, 2019  

NASA lander captures marsquakes, other Martian sounds

InSight arrived at Mars last November and recorded its first seismic rumbling in April.

News Aerospace General
September 26, 2019  

NASA chief says security needed to explore space safely

U.S. and Japanese governments are expanding their security alliance into space amid China’s growing activity.

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February 28, 2019  

Trudeau announces Canada will be partner in NASA-led Lunar Gateway project [UPDATED]

NASA is embarking on the creation of its new Lunar Gateway, a space station it plans to send into orbit around the moon starting in 2022.

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February 14, 2019  

NASA rover finally bites the dust on Mars after 15 years

Opportunity outlived its twin by eight years and set endurance and distance records that could stand for decades.

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January 2, 2019  

Spacecraft opens new year with flyby on solar system’s edge

Bowling pin-like object Ultima Thule an astounding 1.6 billion kilometres beyond Pluto.

News Aerospace General
December 3, 2018  

Planet Earth working on 3 Mars landers to follow InSight

A European-Russian robot, a Chinese craft, and an orbiter from the United Arab Emirates are due to explore the red planet.

News Aerospace General
November 27, 2018  

Mars touchdown: NASA spacecraft survives supersonic plunge

The InSight spacecraft is safely on the red planet’s surface. It will monitor Mars’ internal temperature and measure quakes.

News Aerospace General
November 15, 2018  

NASA wants Canadian boots on the moon but feds still pondering space options

On a two-day trip to Ottawa, the NASA chief made an impassioned pitch for Canada to continue its decades-long space partnership with the U.S.

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November 14, 2018  

NASA boss fuels speculation about new Canadian space station role

Space agency wants Canada’s partnership in its new “Lunar Gateway” next-generation outpost.

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February 5, 2018  

[Video] SpaceX’s hot new monster rocket ready for first test flight

Powered by three boosters and 27 engines making it the most powerful working rocket.

News General
June 21, 2017  

Spirit AeroSystems joins NASA Advanced Composites Consortium

Partnership focuses on advancing composite materials and improving aircraft performance.

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June 20, 2017  

Maybe we aren’t alone! NASA finds 10 more planets that could have life

Kepler telescope discovers seven Earth-size planets that circle stars just like ours.

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June 1, 2017  

SpaceX taking recycling all the way to orbit with cargo ship

Dragon capsule makes another flight to the International Space Station.

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April 18, 2017  

Quantum upgrade: D-Wave tech advances artificial intelligence

The Quantum Artificial Intelligence Lab in California will upgrade its computing power with the new 2000Q system.

News General Technology
March 14, 2017  

D-Wave 2000Q System to be installed at Quantum Artificial Intelligence Lab

California facility run by Google, NASA and Universities Space Research Association.

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February 28, 2017  

SpaceX says it will fly 2 people to moon next year

On track to launch astronauts to the International Space Station for NASA in mid-2018.

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February 20, 2017  

VIDEO: SpaceX launches rocket from NASA’s historic moon pad

First flight from legendary Launch Complex 39A since the shuttle program ended.

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December 15, 2016  

NASA launches mini satellites for hurricane forecasting

The satellites have GPS navigation receivers to measure the surface roughness of oceans to calculate wind speed, storm intensity.

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September 28, 2016  

SpaceX chief Musk envisions 1,000 passenger ships flying to Mars

The rocket manufacturer has already has begun work on the Mars Colonial fleet, test-firing a new rocket engine named Raptor.

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June 6, 2016  

Astronauts enter world’s first inflatable space lodge

BEAM will remain in orbit for the next two years.

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May 26, 2016  

NASA hits snag while inflating new room at ISS

Mission Control called the operation off because of out-of-spec pressure readings.

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April 11, 2016  

Watch SpaceX finally land a Falcon 9 rocket on a droneship [VIDEO]

Rocket was carrying a Dragon capsule and 7,000 pounds worth of supplies destined for the International Space Station.

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April 11, 2016  

SpaceX delivers world’s 1st inflatable room for astronauts

Elon Musk’s space exploration firm also successfully lands first Falcon rocket onboard drone ship.

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September 8, 2015  

Boeing reveals Apollo style spacecraft, the Starliner

Crew capsule to fly in 2017.

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August 9, 2015  

D-Wave breaks quantum barrier

Milestone enables system to address larger, more complex problems.

News General Technology
May 19, 2015  

International conference to discuss future space travel

Experts will discuss different types of propulsion for future travel to the Red Planet in Toronto this week.

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April 14, 2015  

SpaceX espresso machine run stalled by storm clouds

Elon Musk’s galactic venture will try another rocket landing at sea.

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October 16, 2013  

From PLANT West: D-Wave’s Quantum leap

D-Wave puts the super into complex computing.