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South Korea's 1st Nuri rocket fails to reach orbit in debut launch test

South Korea's 1st Nuri rocket fails to reach orbit in debut launch test

Reported by Space.com

South Korea's first launch of its new rocket, dubbed Nuri seemed to go smoothly — until engineers determined that the mock payload hadn't been delivered to the proper orbit for unknown reasons....
  • By: Space.com
  • On: Thu, 21 Oct 2021 14:36 +0000

Marvel movies in chronological order

Marvel movies in chronological order

Reported by Space.com

Want to watch the Marvel movies in chronological order? Well look no further than our helpful breakdown of the MCU timeline....
  • By: Space.com
  • On: Thu, 21 Oct 2021 14:22 +0000

Pictures from space! Our image of the day

Pictures from space! Our image of the day

Reported by Space.com

One month after the onset of the La Palma volcanic eruption, a series of satellite images reveals how the unstoppable force of nature bulldozed swaths of the popular holiday island. ...
  • By: Space.com
  • On: Thu, 21 Oct 2021 11:39 +0000

On This Day in Space! Oct. 21, 2008: India Launches Its 1st Moon Mission

On This Day in Space! Oct. 21, 2008: India Launches Its 1st Moon Mission

Reported by Space.com

On Oct. 21, 2008, the Indian Space Research Organization launched its first mission to the moon. See how it happened in our On This Day In Space series....
  • By: Space.com
  • On: Thu, 21 Oct 2021 11:25 +0000

Deep-space radiation could cause have big impacts on the brain, mouse experiment shows

Deep-space radiation could cause have big impacts on the brain, mouse experiment shows

Reported by Space.com

In a new study, male mice exposed to simulated galactic cosmic radiation (GCR) — high-energy radiation in space more commonly known as deep-space radiation — experienced impaired spatial learning....
  • By: Space.com
  • On: Thu, 21 Oct 2021 11:00 +0000

How much of the solar system is made of interstellar stuff?

How much of the solar system is made of interstellar stuff?

Reported by Space.com

The detection of interstellar objects in the solar system has raised an interesting question: How much of the solar system is made of foreign material?...
  • By: Space.com
  • On: Thu, 21 Oct 2021 10:20 +0000