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SpaceX vs. Space Shuttle: NASA’s Falcon 9 Astronauts Compare the Differences

SpaceX vs. Space Shuttle: NASA's Falcon 9 Astronauts Compare the Differences (spaceflightnow.com) Posted by EditorDavid on Saturday June 13, 2020 @09:34PM from the riding-on-a-rocket dept. NASA astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken flew to the International Space Station on SpaceX's Crew Dragon. But they're also uniquely qualified to describe what…
bubmag
June 14, 2020
SpaceX

Boeing’s new VR simulator immerses astronauts in space training

By Sasha Lekach2020-06-11 12:00:00 UTC Boeing’s Starliner craft is headed to space, but first its astronauts are training in virtual reality.  The American aerospace company is part of the NASA commercial crew program — the same one that sent SpaceX's Crew Dragon to the International Space Station with two NASA…
bubmag
June 11, 2020
SpaceX

NASA anticipates August return for Hurley and Behnken

SpaceX’s Crew Dragon spacecraft approaches the International Space Station for docking May 31. Credit: NASASpaceX’s Crew Dragon spacecraft will likely return to Earth in August to wrap up a test flight to the International Space Station with NASA astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken, a senior space agency official said…
bubmag
June 10, 2020
SpaceX

Week in pictures: 30 May

A selection of powerful news photographs taken around the world this week. Image copyright Elijah Nouvelage / Getty Images Image caption A woman at a demonstration in Atlanta, Georgia. Across the US, protests erupted following the death of George Floyd while in police custody in Minneapolis. Police vehicles were set…
bubmag
June 6, 2020
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Historic SpaceX Toy Dinosaur Now Sold Out In Many Stores

The toy dinosaur astronauts aboard Crew Dragon recently brought to space in the recent mission, is quickly selling out online, Business Insider reported. Tremor the Apatosaurus, the nickname of the toy dinosaur, is even more fortunate than most of us since he flew to space alongside NASA astronauts Doug Hurley…
bubmag
June 4, 2020