Event: Public Stargazing

Event: Public Stargazing

From Gallery: Frosty Drew Nature Center & Observatory Events

When: Friday September 19, 2014 at 7:30 p.m.

Welcome to the Frosty Drew Observatory Public Stargazing Night! Tonight we will open the Sky Theatre and Observatory at 7:30 with views of Saturn, Neptune, and more. Read about it....
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SpaceX Commercial Resupply Dragon Set for Sept. 20 Blastoff to Station – Watch Live

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KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FL – SpaceX is on the cusp of launching the company’s fourth commercial resupply Dragon spacecraft mission to the International Space Station (ISS) shortly after midnight, Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014, continuing a rapid fire launch pace and carrying NASA’s first research payload aimed at conducting Earth science from the stations exterior. Final […]
  • By: Universe Today
  • On: Fri, 19 Sep 2014 23:19:16 +0000

Weekly Space Hangout – Sept. 19, 2014: Private Spaceflight!

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Host: Fraser Cain (@fcain) Guests: Morgan Rehnberg (cosmicchatter.org / @cosmic_chatter) Brian Koberlein (@briankoberlein) Ramin Skibba (@raminskibba) (...)Read the rest of Weekly Space Hangout – Sept. 19, 2014: Private Spaceflight! (73 words) © Fraser for Universe Today, 2014. | Permalink | No comment | Post tags: Feed enhanced by Better Feed from Ozh
  • By: Universe Today
  • On: Fri, 19 Sep 2014 18:59:32 +0000

Space Station Extension May Cost More Than NASA Expects: Report

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NASA’s anticipated $3 billion to $4 billion annual budget for the International Space Station is “overly optimistic”, a new report from NASA’s Inspector General says. Transportation costs will likely rise when NASA uses commercial spacecraft to access the station instead of Russian Soyuzes, the report said. Also, if international partners don’t commit to extending the […]
  • By: Universe Today
  • On: Fri, 19 Sep 2014 15:50:16 +0000

Lazy Giant Galaxies Gain Mass By Ingesting Smaller Neighbors

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The Anglo-Australian Telescope in New South Wales has been watching how lazy giant galaxies gain size – and it isn’t because they create their own stars. In a research project known as the Galaxy And Mass Assembly (GAMA) survey, a group of Australian scientists led by Professor Simon Driver at the International Centre for Radio […]
  • By: Universe Today
  • On: Fri, 19 Sep 2014 15:15:39 +0000

How NASA’s Next Mars Spacecraft Will Greet The Red Planet On Sunday

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NASA’s Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution (MAVEN) orbiter is oh-so-close to its destination after a 10-month journey. It’s scheduled to arrive in orbit Sunday (Sept. 21) around 9:50 p.m. EDT (1:50 a.m. UTC) if all goes well, but there are a few things that need to happen, in order, first. One big obstacle is already […]
  • By: Universe Today
  • On: Fri, 19 Sep 2014 15:04:14 +0000

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