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Next-Generation of GPS Satellites Are Headed to Space  Gadgets 360 · 2 hours
After months of delays, the US Air Force is about to launch the first of a new generation of GPS satellites, designed to be more accurate, secure, and versatile. more
Next-generation of GPS satellites are headed to space  PHYS.ORG · 34 minutes
After months of delays, the U.S. Air Force is about to launch the first of a new generation of GPS satellites, designed to be more accurate, secure and versatile. more
Next-generation of GPS satellites are headed to space  ABC NEWS · 10 hours
The U.S. Air Force is about to launch the first of a new generation of GPS satellites, designed to be more accurate, secure and versatile more
US Air Force set to launch 1st next-generation GPS satellite  ABC NEWS · 15 hours
The U.S. Air Force is about to launch the first of a new generation of GPS satellites, designed to be more accurate, secure and versatile more
Rocket Lab Successfully Launches NASA CubeSats to Orbit  ASTRO WATCH · 17 hours
US small satellite launch company Rocket Lab has launched its third orbital mission of 2018, successfully deploying satellites to orbit... more
Laser-pointing system could help tiny satellites transmit data to Earth  PHYS.ORG · 20 hours
A new laser-pointing platform developed at MIT may help launch miniature satellites into the high-rate data game. more
Air Force open to reusable rockets, but SpaceX must first demonstrate performance  SPACE NEWS · 20 hours
The Air Force has not determined when it might allow reused hardware instead of brand-new Falcon 9 Block 5 rockets. SpaceNews.com more
Rocket Lab launches cubesats for NASA  SPACE NEWS · 22 hours
A Rocket Lab Electron rocket successfully launched a group of cubesats Dec. 16 on a mission funded by NASA as the company looks ahead... more
Rocket Lab Launches 13 Cubesats on 1st Mission for NASA  SPACE.COM · 1 day
A Rocket Lab Electron booster lifted off from the company's launch site on New Zealand's Mahia Peninsula early this morning (Dec. 16), successfully delivering 13 tiny satellites to... more
Prometheus: Testing of the Future LOx-Methane Engine Demonstrator Begins  ASTRO WATCH · 1 day
Exactly one year after the signing of the Prometheus demonstrator development contract between the European Space Agency (ESA)... more
Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo Completes First Manned Spaceflight  ASTRO WATCH · 3 days
Virgin Galactic’s SpaceShipTwo, named VSS Unity, successfully flew to suborbital space for the first time on Dec. 13 with four NASA-supported technology... more
NASA's Voyager 2 Went Interstellar the Same Day a Solar Probe Touched the Sun  SPACE.COM · 3 days
Call it a cosmic coincidence: Two probes launched four decades apart, traveled in opposite directions — and ended up using... more
Best Xbox One Console Exclusives in 2018  Windows Central · 3 days
Sony's PlayStation 4 tends to have the lion's share of critically-acclaimed console-exclusive titles today, but Microsoft is stepping up efforts to close the gap. That being said, there is still a wealth of great... more
Virgin Galactic Reaches Space and Is One Step Closer to Space Tourism  Gadgets 360 · 3 days
Virgin Galactic launched a spacecraft more than 50 miles high Thursday, reaching the US Federal Aviation Administration's definition of space. more
Free-to-play ‘Spacelords’ gets cross-play features  Windows Central · 3 days
Spacelords just got even better. A few months ago, a game called Raiders of the Broken Planet launched on Xbox One and other platforms. The title didn't garner much critical or commercial success and, as a result of this,... more
Highly anticipated GPS 3 launch just days away  SPACE NEWS · 4 days
The U.S. Air Force’s first GPS 3 satellite was encapsulated within a SpaceX payload fairing at Astrotech Space Operations on... more
Virgin Galactic completes crewed space test, more flights soon  REUTERS · 3 days
A Virgin Galactic rocket plane reached space on Thursday and returned safely to the California desert, capping years... more
Virgin launches tourism rocket into space for first time  Sky News · 4 days
Virgin Galactic has successfully launched a tourism rocket ship into space for the first time - with Sir Richard Branson hoping a commercial flight will take place by March 2019. more
Virgin Galactic completes manned space test, more flights soon  REUTERS · 4 days
A Virgin Galactic rocket plane reached space on Thursday and returned safely to the California desert, capping years... more
Virgin Galactic tourism rocket ship reaches edge of space in test flight  CBC · 4 days
Virgin Galactic says its tourism spaceship successfully flew to the edge of space this morning. more
Virgin Galactic rocket ship reaches space in test flight  PHYS.ORG · 4 days
Virgin Galactic's tourism spaceship climbed more than 50 miles high above California's Mojave Desert on Thursday, reaching for the first time what the company considers the boundary of space. more
Virgin Galactic advances space tourism with successful test  REUTERS · 4 days
A Virgin Galactic rocket plane blasted to the edge of space on Thursday and returned safely to the California desert,... more
Virgin Galactic tourism rocket ship reaches space in test  PHYS.ORG · 4 days
Virgin Galactic's tourism spaceship climbed more than 50 miles high above California's Mojave Desert on Thursday, reaching for the first time what the company considers the boundary of space. more
Four NASA-sponsored experiments set to launch on Virgin Galactic spacecraft  PHYS.ORG · 4 days
A winged spacecraft will soon take off with four NASA-supported technology experiments onboard. Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo will separate from the WhiteKnightTwo twin-fuselage carrier aircraft and continue its rocket-powered... more
The Latest: Tourism rocket ship takes off on test flight  ABC NEWS · 4 days
Branson's Virgin Galactic rocket ship takes off on test flight to reach the edge of space more
Virgin Galactic aims to reach space today with tourism rocket  CBC · 4 days
Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic is preparing to take the long-awaited step of trying to fly its... more
The Latest: Tourism rocket ship reaches space on test flight  ABC NEWS · 4 days
Branson's Virgin Galactic tourism rocket ship climbs more than 50 miles into space for the first time more
Virgin Galactic’s spaceplane finally makes it to space for the first time  THE VERGE · 4 days
At long last, space tourism venture Virgin Galactic has sent a vehicle into space. Early Thursday morning, the company’s passenger spaceplane, the VSS Unity,... more
Virgin Galactic crew reaches edge of space in flight milestone  REUTERS · 4 days
A Virgin Galactic rocket plane blasted to the edge of space on Thursday, capping off years... more
Intel's new chip architecture, Apple's subscription news service may arrive in the Spring video - CNET  CNET · 4 days
Today's major tech stories include Intel's announcement of a new CPU architecture, a possible launch window... more
New and improved ESA Kids website  ESA · 4 days
The ESA Education office is proud to launch the new and improved ESA Kids website, the online home of Paxi, the ESA Education mascot.... more
Intelsat launches broadband service aimed at military and government aircraft  SPACE NEWS · 4 days
The telecommunications company COMSAT, which supplies services to the U.S. government, has signed a deal with... more
Rocket Lab Postpones Launch of NASA Cubesats Due to Bad Weather  SPACE.COM · 4 days
Bad weather forced the private spaceflight company Rocket Lab to postpone the launch of more than a dozen small satellites, including 10 for a NASA education... more
Virgin Galactic aims to reach space with tourism rocket  ABC NEWS · 4 days
Branson's Virgin Galactic gearing up to finally send its tourism rocket ship to the edge of space more
Watch Rocket Lab launch 10 cubesats into orbit tonight for NASA  TechCrunch · 4 days
It's been just over a month since Rocket Lab's inaugural (and long-delayed) commercial launch, "It's Business Time," and it's about to take another customer to space:... more
Watch Rocket Lab Launch a Cubesat Fleet for NASA Tonight!  SPACE.COM · 4 days
The California-based startup Rocket Lab will launch 10 tiny satellites into orbit for NASA tonight and you can watch it all live online. more
Virgin Galactic aims to reach space soon with tourism rocket  PHYS.ORG · 4 days
Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic is gearing up to finally send its tourism rocket ship to the edge of space. more
Virgin Galactic aims to reach space soon with tourism rocket  ABC NEWS · 5 days
Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic gearing up to finally send its tourism rocket ship to the edge of space more
MILO Institute Launches a New Model for Space Exploration  ASTRO WATCH · 5 days
Space is daunting in its enormity and tantalizing in its mysteries, and missions to explore those mysteries are... more
Incoming HASC Chairman to oppose creating a separate military branch for space  SPACE NEWS · 5 days
Smith: The difficulties we’ve had with space launch has been a good example of why a different approach is needed to manage military space.... more
ISRO to Launch GSAT-7A Communication Satellite on December 19  Gadgets 360 · 5 days
ISRO will launch the GSAT-7A communication satellite from Satish Dhawan Space Centre at Sriharikota on board the GSLV-F11 on December 19. more
In Photos: SpaceX's Dragon CRS-16 Cargo Launch and Rocket 'Water Landing'  SPACE.COM · 6 days
A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket launched the Dragon CRS-16 cargo resupply mission to the International Space Station on Dec. 5, 2018. Then the booster failed to... more
Voyager 2 Reaches Interstellar Space  SCI-NEWS.COM · 6 days
Forty-one years after it launched into space, NASA’s Voyager 2 spacecraft has crossed the outer edge of the heliosphere. Called the heliopause, this boundary is where... more
NASA's Voyager 2 Probe Travels Beyond Heliosphere in Longest Running Mission  Gadgets 360 · 6 days
Voyager 2 was launched in 1977, just before Voyager 1, and both have travelled well beyond their original destinations: Jupiter and Saturn, stretching their four-year lifespan... more
NASA Sounding Rockets Carry TRICE-2 over Norwegian Sea  ASTRO WATCH · 6 days
Two NASA sounding rockets successfully flew over the Norwegian Sea early in the morning December 8 carrying an experiment to... more
Voyager 2 joins its twin in interstellar space  TechCrunch · 7 days
Voyager 2, the multi-planetary exploratory probe launched in 1977, has finally entered interstellar space, some six years after its twin, Voyager 1, did the same. It's now about 11 billion miles from... more
Apollo 8 Astronaut Frank Borman Donates Artifacts for EAA Exhibit  SPACE.COM · 7 days
Fifty years to the month after some of the items launched with him on the first mission to fly humans to the moon, Frank Borman's personal space memorabilia... more
Amazon is reportedly bringing a cashier-less Go store to London  THE VERGE · 7 days
Amazon is reportedly planning to bring its cashier-less Amazon Go retail stores to London, according to... more
Singapore’s Dash virtual wallet now works with Apple Pay  9to5Mac · 7 days
Apple Pay might be growing slowly in the United States, but it has taken off like a rocket... more
CRS-16 Dragon Spacecraft Arrives at ISS  ASTRO WATCH · 1 week
Three days after its launch from Florida, the SpaceX Dragon cargo spacecraft was installed on the Earth-facing side of the International Space Station’s Harmony... more
The World's Tallest Rockets: How They Stack Up  SPACE.COM · 1 week
From the mighty Saturn 5 to NASA's new Space Launch System, see how the biggest rockets on Earth compare. more
Op-ed | IoT smallsats: Ready for launch?  SPACE NEWS · 1 week
In recent years, there has been a boom of announcements for satellite constellations comprising satellites weighing as little as 3 kilograms to... more
Last-Minute Glitch Delays US Spy Satellite Launch  SPACE.COM · 1 week
The launch of a clandestine new U.S. satellite for the National Reconnaissance Office was delayed by a last-minute glitch less than 8 seconds before its planned liftoff late Saturday (Dec. 8). more
China Launches 1st Mission to Land on Far Side of the Moon  LIVE SCIENCE · 1 week
China's robotic Chang'e 4 spacecraft launched from Xichang Satellite Launch Center Dec. 7, kicking off the first-ever surface mission to the moon's far side. more
China launches pioneering mission to far side of moon  ABC NEWS · 1 week
Rising space power China has launched a ground-breaking mission to land an unmanned spacecraft on the far side of the moon more
China launches rover for first far side of the moon landing  PHYS.ORG · 1 week
China launched a rover early Saturday destined to land on the far side of the moon, a global first that would boost Beijing's ambitions to become... more
Ariane 6 on the Way to Flight  ASTRO WATCH · 1 week
This has been an intense year for Ariane 6 development, with progress boosted across Europe: plants are manufacturing new parts using novel... more
SpaceX’s final Iridium Next launch delayed to January  SPACE NEWS · 1 week
The new launch date, announced Dec. 7 by customer Iridium Communications, was driven by the additional two weeks SpaceX ended... more
China Launches 1st Mission to Land on the Far Side of the Moon  SPACE.COM · 1 week
China's robotic Chang'e 4 spacecraft launched from Xichang Satellite Launch Center this afternoon (Dec. 7), kicking off the first-ever surface mission to the... more
Surface Book 2 hit with BSOD errors after cumulative update (Update)  Windows Central · 1 week
The BSOD issue appears to have started after users installed a recent cumulative update for Windows 10 version 1803. Updated December 7, 2018: Microsoft has now... more
Chinese spacecraft launches for historic landing on far side of the moon  CBC · 1 week
China prepares to launch a ground-breaking mission early Saturday to soft-land a spacecraft on the largely unexplored far side of the moon, demonstrating its... more
Chinese spacecraft launches for historic landing on dark side of the moon  CBC · 1 week
China prepares to launch a ground-breaking mission early Saturday to soft-land a spacecraft on the largely unexplored far side of the moon, demonstrating its... more
China Prepares Mission to Land Spacecraft on Moon's Far Side  Gadgets 360 · 1 week
If successful, the mission scheduled to blast off aboard a Long March 3B rocket will propel the Chinese space program to a leading position in one of the... more
Rocket Lab to Launch 10 Cubesats for NASA Next Week  SPACE.COM · 1 week
Rocket Lab is set to launch its first mission for NASA next week, just a month after acing its first commercial flight. more
Secretive Astra Space Suborbital Launch Fails  SPACE.COM · 1 week
A test flight in Alaska of a small launch vehicle by a stealthy startup company ended in failure in late November, the Federal Aviation Administration has revealed. more
China prepares mission to land spacecraft on moon's far side  PHYS.ORG · 1 week
China was preparing to launch a ground-breaking mission early Saturday to soft-land a spacecraft on the largely unexplored far side of the moon, demonstrating its growing ambitions as... more
China prepares mission to land spacecraft on moon's far side  ABC NEWS · 1 week
Rising space power China is preparing to launch a ground-breaking mission to soft-land an unmanned spacecraft on the far side of the moon more
Epic’s PC game store is live now  THE VERGE · 1 week
Epic Games announced earlier this week that it was entering the digital game store business, and just a few days later the... more
This is the Qualcomm Snapdragon 8cx made exclusively for Windows 10  Windows Central · 1 week
The most 'extreme' Snapdragon processor from Qualcomm is coming, and it's only for Windows 10. Qualcomm is doubling down on Windows 10 and its commitment to... more
China will take historic road trip to the far side of the moon - CNET  CNET · 1 week
The Chinese space agency has been relatively mum about its plans, but indications are the Chang'e-4 lander and... more
Astra Space suborbital launch fails  SPACE NEWS · 1 week
A test flight in Alaska of a small launch vehicle by a stealthy startup company ended in failure in late November, the FAA has revealed. SpaceNews.com more
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Watch SpaceX launch thousands of pounds of cargo and experiments to the International Space Station
THE VERGE
Astrocast successfully launches its first satellite
PHYS.ORG
Three astronauts will launch to space on today — two months after botched flight
THE VERGE
ESEO student satellite successfully launched to space
ESA
Charting a course for astronaut safety as NASA launches to the Moon and to Mars
PHYS.ORG
Watch SpaceX launch its biggest crop of satellites yet with a twice-used rocket
THE VERGE
Looking for rocket science in unexpected places
PHYS.ORG
Exoplanet mission launch slot announced
ESA
NASA to launch new refueling mission, helping spacecraft live longer and journey farther
PHYS.ORG
NASA to launch 'workplace safety review' of Elon Musk's high-flying SpaceX firm
ABC NEWS
Virgin Orbit’s rocket flies strapped to the wing of an airplane for the first time
THE VERGE
‘LEGO The Incredibles’ RPG for macOS coming on November 21, pre-order and trailer now available
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