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The Most Stunning Space Photos

Before we take a look at the 2017th Pics, lets travel back in time … and have a look at the most stunning Space Photos of 2016. They’re worth it! Source: wired.com by Charley Locke; „YOU DON’T HAVE to visit a galaxy far, far away to see gorgeous images of space. Leave the interstellar antics to Jyn […]

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Gift Guide for Space Fans

Are the people on your list getting what they really want this year? Spare your favorite people from another year of the usual stuff. Luckily, we’ve made gifting easy with our Top 10 Gift Guide for Space Fans. Already well-stocked but still looking for something special? We’ve got you covered. (1) Goodnight Light (124,00 €, fonq.de) (2) […]

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International Space Station as Mars Mission Simulator

Why Not Use the Space Station as a Mars Mission Simulator? by Elisabeth Howell | airspacemag.com „You’ve read about those long-duration simulations, where adventurers inside sealed habitats pretend to be on a voyage to Mars? A group of Italian researchers wants to turn the realism up a notch. They propose using part of the International Space Station […]

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Footage captures ‚fireball‘ falling to Earth

Footage recorded from the International Space Station spotted a fireball falling to Earth over the Atlantic Ocean off the west coast of South Africa earlier this month. The footage, a timelapse of photos captured by astronaut Paolo Nespoli, was released by the European Space Agency (ESA) on Thursday and shows what’s been described as a […]

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Space Professionals: im Gespräch mit Thomas Reiter (ESA)

Wer sind die Macher hinter der ISS? Wer kümmert sich um die Versorgung am Boden, wer um die medizinische Versorgung der Astronauten, wer bestimmt was an Bord gemacht wird? In unser Serie „Space Professionals – the Astronauts“ stellen wir Euch jede Woche einen neuen Kopf hinter dem Betrieb und der Nutzung der ISS vor: Trainer, […]

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