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Gravitational waves discovery now officially dead

I tweeted this yesterday, but it deserves a blog entry:¬†Gravitational waves discovery now officially dead : Nature News & Comment. A team of astronomers that last year reported evidence for gravitational waves from the early Universe has now withdrawn the … Continue reading

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Skylon Spaceplane

On the post I made about the Dream Chaser spacecraft, Steve Morris called my attention to the Skylon Spaceplane. ¬†It takes off as a plane, but has an jet engine that can switch into rocket mode, allowing it to rocket … Continue reading

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Soyuz Videos

Not sure how I missed these videos before, but if you haven’t seen them yet, and you’re interested in how Soyuz launch and reentry works, they are awesome! Until NASA either get the Space Launch System deployed or private ventures … Continue reading

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