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thehill.com - Tyler D. Bates, Opinion Contributor - NASA and the Space Force should catalyze the US space economy
NASA and the Space Force should catalyze the US space economy
The Hill

Success in outer space is essential for American leadership and prosperity. Space holds infinite potential to strengthen America's national power through scientific discovery, technological advancement, international cooperation, military…

theglobeandmail.com - Opinion: If we really want affordable housing, we need great public spaces
Opinion: If we really want affordable housing, we need great public spaces
The Globe and Mail

Shoshanna Saxe is an associate professor in civil and mineral engineering at the University of Toronto and the Canada Research Chair in Sustainable Infrastructure. The issue of affordable housing is increasingly dominating political debate across…

buzzfeednews.com - Emily Dieckman - Coffins Are Out. Sending Your Ashes To Space Is In.
Coffins Are Out. Sending Your Ashes To Space Is In.
BuzzFeed News

In a way, Theresa Klose is looking forward to dying. But it's not because she doesn't enjoy life. Doctors have told the 66-year-old — who has kidney failure, a medication-induced liver disease, and only one functioning lung — that she…

space.com - Sharmila Kuthunur - James Webb Space Telescope discovers water ice at ringed asteroid Chariklo 'by remarkable luck
James Webb Space Telescope discovers water ice at ringed asteroid Chariklo 'by remarkable luck
Space

The most comprehensive plans need a sprinkle of luck, even in space. In October 2022, the James Webb Space Telescope (JWST or Webb) watched as Chariklo, a tiny ringed asteroid, eclipsed a star. This event, called an occultation, marked a first for…

space.com - Jeff Spry - Dead Space' returns to haunt your dreams with new next-generation remake
Dead Space' returns to haunt your dreams with new next-generation remake
Space

Brace yourselves! 'Dead Space' is back and it's still not for the faint of heart! Not since the early days of survival horror video game classics in the vein of 'Doom,' 'Resident Evil,' and 'Silent Hill' had there been a certified screamer like the…

forbes.com - Bruce Dorminey - After Webb? NASA Is Already Planning New Great Space Observatories
After Webb? NASA Is Already Planning New Great Space Observatories
Forbes

The whole world has been awestruck by the magnificent images produced by NASA's James Webb Space Telescope. Webb has already turned astronomy on its head and renewed debate about how the cosmos first formed and evolved. But there were years of…

singularityhub.com - Edd Gent - Space Mining Will Get Its First Real-World Test This Year
Space Mining Will Get Its First Real-World Test This Year
Home - Singularity Hub

Asteroid mining has long caught the imagination of space entrepreneurs, but conventional wisdom has always been that it's little more than a pipe dream. That may be about to change after a startup announced plans to launch two missions this year…

people.com - Michelle Lee - Gwendoline Christie on Embracing Her Height and 'Taking Up Space' in Fashion: 'Gonna Honor Who I Am
Gwendoline Christie on Embracing Her Height and 'Taking Up Space' in Fashion: 'Gonna Honor Who I Am
PEOPLE.com

Gwendoline Christie opened up about commanding the catwalk — and how she learned to overcome insecurities about her height to get there. In the latest episode of Vogue' s 'Life in Looks' series shared this week, the Wednesday star, 44…

foxnews.com - Brittany Kasko - On this day in history, Jan. 28, 1986, space shuttle Challenger explodes, shocking the nation
On this day in history, Jan. 28, 1986, space shuttle Challenger explodes, shocking the nation
Fox News

On this day in history, Jan. 28, 1986, the space shuttle Challenger — scheduled for a routine launch from Cape Canaveral in Florida — exploded after just 73 seconds in flight, killing all seven Americans on board. The disaster shocked…

foxnews.com - Julia Musto - NASA successfully tests new engine for deep space exploration
NASA successfully tests new engine for deep space exploration
Fox News

NASA announced that its engineers have developed and tested the agency's first full-scale rotating detonation rocket engine (RDRE). The agency said that the design could significantly change how future propulsion systems are built. The supersonic…

esquire.com - Neil McRobert - The 'Dead Space' Remake Doubles Down on the Gross-Out Horror Takeover
The 'Dead Space' Remake Doubles Down on the Gross-Out Horror Takeover
Esquire

For a certain generation of gamers, 2008's Dead Space was an unforgettable experience, a once-played, never-shaken onslaught of cosmic dread, aural torment, and pixelated viscera. Easily one of the most frightening video games ever made, Electronic…

theringer.com - Lewis Gordon - 'Dead Space' Only Gets Better With Age
'Dead Space' Only Gets Better With Age
The Ringer

Dead Space opens with a descent cribbed straight from the annals of Hollywood sci-fi history. The skeletal silhouette of the USG Ishimura—a gigantic mining spacecraft referred to colloquially as a “planet cracker”—looms…

federalnewsnetwork.com - Alexandra Lohr - Space acquisition chief moves to streamline contracting process
Space acquisition chief moves to streamline contracting process
Federal News Network

Space Force's head of acquisition only started last summer, but he is well into efforts to shake up the way his agency does business. Frank Calvelli serves as the first assistant secretary of the Air Force for space acquisition and integration, a…

nerdist.com - The DEAD SPACE Remake Secret Ending Fills in Some Franchise Blanks
The DEAD SPACE Remake Secret Ending Fills in Some Franchise Blanks
Nerdist

Nearly 15 years ago, we got the first iteration of the revolutionary Dead Space. And now, in 2023, fans of the franchise finally got a proper remake of the game. The Dead Space remake promised all the gory fun of the original but with updated…

reuters.com - Jayshree Pyasi - India market regulator increases scrutiny of Adani group - sources
India market regulator increases scrutiny of Adani group - sources
Reuters

Jan 27 (Reuters) - India's market regulator has increased scrutiny of deals by the Adani Group over the past year and will study a report issued by short-seller Hindenburg Research to add to its own ongoing preliminary investigation into the…

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