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SpaceX Launches Cluster Of Commercial Satellites

The SpaceX company has launched a rocket packed with communication satellites.

07/14/2014

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NASA Postpones Mars ‘Flying Saucer’ Test On Earth

(AP) — NASA has postponed its plan to send a “flying saucer” into Earth’s atmosphere to test technology that could be used to land on Mars. Spokeswoman Shannon Ridinger says weather conditions caused Wednesday’s launch […]

06/11/2014

File photo of a space shuttle taking off.  (credit: Getty Images)

NASA Turns Down Utah Firm To Develop Space Taxis

An aerospace company that employs hundreds of people in northern Utah has reacted with disappointment to NASA’s selection of three competitors to build small rocketships to take astronauts to the International Space Station.

08/04/2012

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Opinion: Sally Ride, A Role Model For The Ages

Looking around our nation, it’s obvious that we need more heroines and heroes with Sally Ride’s brave and courageous character. Her inspiration and legacy must live on to create the heroines – and heroes – of the future.

07/24/2012

Picture taken on July 20, 1969 shows astronaut Edwin E. Aldrin Jr., lunar module pilot, walking on the surface of the moon during the Apollo 11 extravehicular activity (EVA). (credit: NASA/AFP/Getty Images)

Apparent Moon Chips Pass Through Hands Of Nixon, Dictator, Casino Mogul

It’s been a long, strange trip for what appears to be several tiny chips of lunar rock that found their way into a casino mogul’s hands after being collected by the first men on the moon.

05/23/2012

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Defcon Convention Starts Today

Photo by: ABC News Federal intelligence officials are in Las Vegas this week to try to recruit hackers at the annual Defcon convention.  The National Security Agency, Department of Defense, Department of Homeland Security and […]

FM News 100.5 KXNT–08/04/2011

NASA's Muslim Mission?

Dr. Yaron Brook, President of the Ayn Rand Institute discussed the NASA adminstrator’s claim that he has been charged with restoring good relations with the Muslim world. 

07/06/2010