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by Commander
Sun, 21 Apr 19, 18:51 pm
Forum: General Rocketry
Topic: Could they get any more vague? SpaceX Crew Dragon Capsule Suffers Anomaly During Engine Test
Replies: 2
Views: 5

Could they get any more vague? SpaceX Crew Dragon Capsule Suffers Anomaly During Engine Test

It sounds so grand, so magniloquent. It was an A-N-O-M-A-L-Y :o But at least it is now under control. <need a smiley wiping sweat off it's brow> According to Florida Today, large plumes of smoke were seen emanating from the area, indicating something had gone wrong. There were no injuries caused by ...
by Commander
Sun, 21 Apr 19, 18:10 pm
Forum: Commander's Log
Topic: Have a wonderful Easter!
Replies: 6
Views: 890

Re: Have a wonderful Easter!

Worthy of a bump.

May you find strength in the Jesus and his story, no matter when the actual day is.

Bernie
by Commander
Thu, 18 Apr 19, 03:31 am
Forum: NASA News
Topic: Northrop Grumman Heads to Space Station with New NASA Science, Cargo
Replies: 0
Views: 4

Northrop Grumman Heads to Space Station with New NASA Science, Cargo

April 18, 2019 RELEASE 19-031 Northrop Grumman Heads to Space Station with New NASA Science, Cargo 19-031.jpg Northrop Grumman's Cygnus spacecraft is on its way to the International Space Station with about 7,600 pounds of science investigations and cargo after launching at 4:46 p.m. EDT Wednesday f...
by Commander
Thu, 18 Apr 19, 03:25 am
Forum: NASA News
Topic: NASA, Blue Origin Agreement Signals Rocketing Growth of Commercial Space
Replies: 0
Views: 4

NASA, Blue Origin Agreement Signals Rocketing Growth of Commercial Space

April 17, 2019 RELEASE 19-021 NASA, Blue Origin Agreement Signals Rocketing Growth of Commercial Space 19-021.jpg Officials from NASA and the private space company Blue Origin have signed an agreement that grants the company use of a historic test stand as the agency focuses on returning to the Moon...
by Commander
Fri, 12 Apr 19, 01:01 am
Forum: NASA News
Topic: NASA Hosts Media Teleconference to Share Twins Study Results
Replies: 1
Views: 22

NASA’s Landmark Twins Study Reveals Resilience of Human Body in Space

April 11, 2019 RELEASE 19-027 NASA’s Landmark Twins Study Reveals Resilience of Human Body in Space Results from NASA’s landmark Twins Study, which took place from 2015-2016, were published Thursday in Science. The integrated paper — encompassing work from 10 research teams — reveals some interestin...
by Commander
Fri, 12 Apr 19, 00:56 am
Forum: NASA News
Topic: NASA TV Coverage Set for April 17 Cygnus Launch to International Space Station
Replies: 0
Views: 9

NASA TV Coverage Set for April 17 Cygnus Launch to International Space Station

April 11, 2019 MEDIA ADVISORY M19-028 NASA TV Coverage Set for April 17 Cygnus Launch to International Space Station m19-028.jpg NASA’s commercial partner Northrop Grumman is scheduled to launch its Antares rocket carrying its Cygnus cargo spacecraft to the international Space Station at 4:46 p.m. E...
by Commander
Wed, 10 Apr 19, 01:17 am
Forum: NASA News
Topic: NASA Hosts Media Teleconference to Share Twins Study Results
Replies: 1
Views: 22

NASA Hosts Media Teleconference to Share Twins Study Results

April 08, 2019 MEDIA ADVISORY M19-026 NASA Hosts Media Teleconference to Share Twins Study Results M19-026.jpg NASA will host a media teleconference at 2 p.m. EDT Thursday, April 11, to share the results of a study – embargoed by the journal Science until that time – evaluating identical twin astron...
by Commander
Wed, 10 Apr 19, 01:13 am
Forum: NASA News
Topic: NASA Selects Two New Space Tech Research Institutes for Smart Habitats
Replies: 0
Views: 12

NASA Selects Two New Space Tech Research Institutes for Smart Habitats

April 08, 2019 RELEASE 19-025 NASA Selects Two New Space Tech Research Institutes for Smart Habitats 19-025.png As exploration missions venture beyond low-Earth orbit and to the Moon — and eventually Mars — NASA must consider automated technologies to keep habitats operational even when they are not...
by Commander
Wed, 10 Apr 19, 01:09 am
Forum: Commander's Log
Topic: Field Day at the Starport
Replies: 4
Views: 64

Re: Field Day at the Starport

So, it's Tuesday now and no, I'm not finished.

The way I reckon it, if it takes 200 sailors to do a field day, a grumpy old man should get 200 days :idea:
by Commander
Mon, 08 Apr 19, 00:31 am
Forum: NASA News
Topic: Veteran NASA Astronauts Inducted into US Astronaut Hall of Fame
Replies: 0
Views: 16

Veteran NASA Astronauts Inducted into US Astronaut Hall of Fame

April 06, 2019 RELEASE 19-023 Veteran NASA Astronauts Inducted into US Astronaut Hall of Fame 19-023.jpg Janet Kavandi, director of NASA’s Glenn Research Center, and James Buchli are the latest veteran NASA astronauts to join the ranks of the U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame. "The pioneering spirit we se...