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Orion Space Mission

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  • Sea level rise threatening Kennedy Space Center

    Sea level rise threatening Kennedy Space Center
    Rising seas and pounding waves driven by climate change are chipping away at the coast near the Kennedy Space Center in Florida, threatening launch pads and future operations, scientists said on Friday. "There's reason to be nervous now because the...
  • 30-Word Rant: 12/6

    30-Word Rant: 12/6
    I am a 61-year-old now-former Republican with pre-existing health conditions. Through the Affordable Care Act, I've just obtained great health insurance. Thank you, President Obama. Regarding ancestors coming through Ellis Island: It was a processing...
  • NASA's Orion spaceship soars with help from Air Products

    NASA's Orion spaceship soars with help from Air Products
    A U.S. spaceship designed to one day fly astronauts to Mars made a near-bullseye splashdown in the Pacific Ocean on Friday, wrapping up a flawless, unmanned debut test flight around Earth. The Orion capsule blasted off aboard a Delta 4 Heavy rocket, the...
  • NASA's Orion completes historic flight, ushers in 'new era'

    NASA's Orion completes historic flight, ushers in 'new era'
    NASA entered a new era of space exploration on Friday when its Orion capsule splashed down in the Pacific Ocean after going farther from the planet than any spacecraft built for humans in more than 40 years. The maiden test flight — made without...
  • Heico supplied electronics for NASA's Orion

    Heico supplied electronics for NASA's Orion
    South Florida's Heico Corp. supplied electronics products for NASA's Orion program, which sent a craft into space and recovered it at sea Friday as planned. Heico said its 3D Plus subsidiary supplied "a radiation-hardened and space-qualified 32 gigabyte...
  • Federal budget likes Orion, SLS

    Federal budget likes Orion, SLS
    The NASA portion of the budget bill that Congress is trying to approve this week shows a lot of love for the Orion spacecraft that NASA just launched last week and for the Space Launch System rocket being developed, yet not so much for the space station...
  • H.B. officer takes knack for tweets to new heights at NASA launch

    H.B. officer takes knack for tweets to new heights at NASA launch
    During the U.S. Open of Surfing this year, the Huntington Beach Police Department took a different approach to letting residents and visitors know that illegal activity on the beach would not be tolerated. "[Officer]: How much have you had to drink?...
  • Michener's 'Starstruck' exhibit features wonders of the night sky

    Michener's 'Starstruck' exhibit features wonders of the night sky
    Few endeavors embrace the disciplines of both science and art as vividly as astrophotography. While astronomical subjects such as the moon, stars, and of course the sun, have inspired artists for centuries, unprecedented advances in photographic...
  • How NASA practiced pulling Orion from sea

    How NASA practiced pulling Orion from sea
    You have built a multibillion-dollar spaceship that will one day take humans to asteroids and Mars. You have big plans to send it up 3,600 miles into orbit, or about 15 times farther than the International Space Station. Now comes the hard part:...
  • Freebie Friday! Free eats at Red Lobster, $10 off & $10 bonus at JCP

    Freebie Friday! Free eats at Red Lobster, $10 off & $10 bonus at JCP
    It's time for another fabulous freebie free-for-all! My roundup of deals include a free appetizer or dessert at Red Lobster, $10 off and $10 in bonus cash at JC Penney, a bushel of free samples and free shipping at Target.com and $50 spa treatments. ...
  • Freebie Friday: Spooktacular Halloween freebies and dining deals

    Freebie Friday: Spooktacular Halloween freebies and dining deals
    Double, double toil and trouble, get free gas cards at Publix on the bubble. In the cauldron boil and bake, get free Krispy Kremes or IHOP Scary Face Pancakes for the take, with a costume of course. Everyone can snag $3 "Booritos" at Chipotle, $3...