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Meteor Explosion Lights Up In Russia

Meteor Explosion Lights Up In Russia

A meteor explosion lit the Russian night sky during the weekend and residents took out their smartphones and dashboard cameras to capture the spectacle.


‘Blind Luck’ has So Far Saved Earth from Asteroid Impacts

‘Blind Luck’ has So Far Saved Earth from Asteroid Impacts

Fourteen months ago, a meteor exploded over Chelyabinsk, Russia and the explosion was equivalent to that of 30 Hiroshima atomic bombs, said B612 Foundation.


Fireball illuminates pitch-black night sky with bright blue light

Fireball illuminates pitch-black night sky with bright blue light

A video of a meteor streaking across the night sky above northern Russia has surfaced on the Web.


New Crew finally Reaches ISS after Two-Day Delay

New Crew finally Reaches ISS after Two-Day Delay

After a two-day delay caused by an engine trouble, the Soyuz spacecraft has finally docked with the International Space Station on Friday.


Engine Glitch in Soyuz Delayed the Arrival at ISS

Engine Glitch in Soyuz Delayed the Arrival at ISS

An engine snag in a Russian Soyuz capsule carrying three new crew members delayed its arrival at the International Space Station.


Space Debris from Russian Satellite Pose no Harm to ISS

Space Debris from Russian Satellite Pose no Harm to ISS

NASA officials said that the International Space Station (ISS) has been moved half a mile to avoid collision with a piece of space junk from a Russian satellite which was launched in 1979.


Russia to Launch Progress Resupply freighter on Wednesday

Russia to Launch Progress Resupply freighter on Wednesday

On Wednesday, February 5, an unmanned Russian cargo spacecraft docked with the International Space Station (ISS).


2nd Attempt to Install Camera Outside ISS Receives Mixed Results

2nd Attempt to Install Camera Outside ISS Receives Mixed Results

On December 27, two Russian cosmonauts, station commander Oleg Kotov and flight engineer Sergey Ryazanskiy, installed a telescope video camera and a medium-resolution still imager outside the Internat


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Jesse Casana, an archaeologist at the University of Arkansas with University of North Florida professor John Kantner tested the drone capability in a remote area of north-western New Mexico, south of Chaco Canyon.

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