A SpaceX Rocket Launch Melted a Veteran NASA Photographer’s Camera

Veteran NASA photographer Bill Ingalls was at California’s Vandenberg Air Force Base on Tuesday, where Musk’s SpaceX Falcon 9 launched two NASA probes into orbit. “Well, one remote cam outside the pad perimeter was found to be a bit toasty, sigh,” Ingalls wrote on Facebook .

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Laser technology developed in Canberra blasts off on NASA mission

Canberra scientists have developed laser technology that is playing a key role in a joint NASA and German space mission to measure the Earth's gravity and the impacts of climate change. Early on Wednesday morning in California, a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket blasted off, sending the Gravity Recovery and Climate Experiment Follow-on mission spacecraft into orbit.

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In this photo provided by NASA, the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket carrying the NASA/German Research Centre for Geosciences GRACE Follow-On spacecraft lifts off from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California on Tuesday, May 22, 2018. The mission will measure changes in how mass is redistributed within and among Earth’s atmosphere, oceans, land and ice sheets, as well as within Earth itself.

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SpaceX Dragon, Pro-Second Amendment protests: 5 things to know Wednesday

Pro-Second Amendment students plan school walkouts across U.S. Students at schools across the nation are poised to walk out of their classrooms for 16 minutes Wednesday to show their support for the Second Amendment. The national event, called “Stand …

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SpaceX Launch Debut Delayed for Upgraded Falcon Rocket

SpaceX has delayed the launch debut of its upgraded workhorse rocket, the Falcon 9, which was supposed to blast off Thursday from Florida’s Kennedy Space Center, carrying Bangladesh’s first satellite, which would bring the internet to all corners of the country.

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SpaceX set to debut ‘Block 5’ rocket upgrade for satellite launch

SpoaceX’s new Falcon 9 Block 5 being rolled out to launch pad 39A at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center SpaceX is set to launch the first Bangladeshi satellite into orbit on an upgraded version of its Falcon 9 rocket Thursday. Bangabandhu Satellite-1 is scheduled to blast off from launch pad 39A at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center.

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