DEATHS

Leonard Harris, 91

Born December 23, 1926

Died June 13, 2018

Herbert "Lockie" Wayne Talton, 76

Born September 30, 1941

Died June 13, 2018

James Allen Arnett, 74

Born October 1, 1943

Died June 12, 2018

Joanne Marie Reynolds, 78

Born October 21, 1939

Died June 12, 2018

Loyal Ruben Harrold, Jr., 97

Born October 22, 1920

Died June 12, 2018

Sammie Willene Pierce, 87

Born March 18, 1931

Died June 12, 2018

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Astronaut Chris Hadfield says the rockets from NASA, SpaceX, and Blue Origin won't take people to Mars - Business Insider
Posted on Sunday June 17, 2018

Business InsiderAstronaut Chris Hadfield says the rockets from NASA, SpaceX, and Blue Origin won t take people to MarsBusiness InsiderChris Hadfield, a former astronaut, recently spoke to Business Insider about his new online course on space exploration. When asked the future space vehicles of NASA, SpaceX, and Blue Origin, Hadfield said, "I don t think any of those three rockets is ...This Retired Astronaut Says SpaceX and NASA Rockets Will Never Go to Mars FortuneNASA s Space Launch System: Rocketing Towards Cancellation?Yahoo NewsVIDEO: NASA Builds the Space Launch System for Human Exploration MissionsSpaceCoastDaily.comOuter Places -The Inquisitrall 13 news articles »

Black Hole Drags Star to Dusty Death - New York Times
Posted on Thursday June 14, 2018

New York TimesBlack Hole Drags Star to Dusty DeathNew York TimesAstronomers said on Thursday that they had seen a giant black hole in a nearby galaxy rip apart an unfortunate wayward star and spread half of it into a messy blaze of light and heat swirling toward doom. The other half was spit outward, partly in a ...New data reveals supermassive black hole eating a starSpaceFlight InsiderAstronomers spot supermassive blackhole destroying a starDeccan ChronicleAstronomers Observe Star Being Devoured By A Black HoleI4U NewsDaily Mail -The Epoch Times -ExtremeTech -USA TODAYall 127 news articles »

Antarctica Is Melting Way Faster Than Anyone Expected - Popular Mechanics
Posted on Sunday June 17, 2018

Popular MechanicsAntarctica Is Melting Way Faster Than Anyone ExpectedPopular MechanicsAntarctica has been losing ice more than twice as quickly since 2012—which is way faster than scientists anticipated, according to a recent study in Nature. At its current rate, Antarctica s ice loss will add six inches to sea-levels by 2100, which is ...Antarctica is melting faster than anyone thought, and we re not ready for the sea level rise that s comingmySanAntonio.comLand-based portion of massive East Antarctic ice sheet retreated little during past eight million yearsScience DailyUpcoming Study Led By NASA Scientist Suggests Antarctica Is Gaining, Not Losing IceThe InquisitrYellowhammer News -Space Daily -10,000 Couples -TheInertia.comall 60 news articles »

Mars will come closer to Earth in the coming weeks than it has been in 15 years — here's how to see it - Business Insider
Posted on Sunday June 17, 2018

Business InsiderMars will come closer to Earth in the coming weeks than it has been in 15 years — here s how to see itBusiness InsiderMars will be at its closest point to our planet in 15 years throughout July, making for some prime nighttime viewing. That s because of a phenomenon called perihelic opposition, in which Earth s and Mars orbits align, bringing the two planets closer ...Mars Opportunity And Spirit Rovers Could Have Lived Practically Forever With One Tiny ChangeForbesThe Opportunity rover has survived Martian hell for 15 years. Here s how.Yahoo NewsGiant dust storm engulfs Opportinity roverAstronomy MagazinePopular Mechanics -ExtremeTech -Space.com -Walla Walla Union-Bulletinall 100 news articles »

Astronaut Peggy Whitson Retiring: Six NASA Records She Broke - Yahoo News
Posted on Sunday June 17, 2018

Yahoo NewsAstronaut Peggy Whitson Retiring: Six NASA Records She BrokeYahoo NewsAfter more than 30 years of working with NASA, astronaut Peggy Whitson is retiring, the agency announced Friday. Whitson, whose retirement was effective Friday, tweeted, “It s been the greatest honor to live out my lifelong dream of being a @NASA ...Record-breaking Astronaut Peggy Whitson RetiresI4U NewsRecord-setting astronaut Peggy Whitson retiresWWLP.comRecord-Setting NASA Astronaut Peggy Whitson RetiresSierra Sun TimesNew Jersey Herald -Mid-Day -The Siver Telegram -www.MICEtimes.asia (press release)all 18 news articles »

A boat architect modeled his 250-square-foot tiny home after a lunar lander and it's just as cool as it sounds - Business Insider
Posted on Sunday June 17, 2018

Business InsiderA boat architect modeled his 250-square-foot tiny home after a lunar lander and it s just as cool as it soundsBusiness InsiderTiny homes aren t anything new. Tiny homes that look like spaceships might be, though. Take, for example, one such dwelling in Central Washington, modeled after a lunar lander — a spacecraft used by astronauts to descend onto the moon s surface, most ...A naval architect adapts boatbuilding techniques to create an otherworldly lunar landerSeattle Timesall 7 news articles »

A surprise find: 99-million-year-old frog encased in amber - Washington Post
Posted on Friday June 15, 2018

Washington PostA surprise find: 99-million-year-old frog encased in amberWashington PostAt first glance, the oddly shaped splotches darkening a vibrant yellow piece of amber appear to be amorphous blobs. But upon closer examination, a shape emerges. There are two forelimbs. At the end of each limb are four smaller bones, forming a ...Prehistoric frogs in amber surface after 99 million yearsBBC NewsThese Are the Most Ancient Frogs Ever Found Preserved in AmberGizmodoall 64 news articles »

Private diary of Albert Einstein reveals his racist shades - Inquirer.net
Posted on Sunday June 17, 2018

Inquirer.netPrivate diary of Albert Einstein reveals his racist shadesInquirer.netEntertainers hold a giant puppet depicting theoretical physicist Albert Einstein during the traditional Three Kings parade (Cabalgata de los Reyes Magos) marking Epiphany in Madrid on January 5, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / GABRIEL BOUYS. There is not an iota ...Chinese People Online Defend Einstein s Racist Observations During The 1920sTech TimesAlbert Einstein s travel diaries reveal racially offensive viewsBusiness StandardAlbert Einstein: Is his racism relative on the American college campus?Communities Digital NewsThe Inquisitr -The Guardian -Yahoo News UK -Lismore Echoall 90 news articles »

Soyuz rocket missions in 2018 - RussianSpaceWeb.com
Posted on Sunday June 17, 2018

RTSoyuz rocket missions in 2018RussianSpaceWeb.comWith the Proton rocket struggling to get back its customers, the Soyuz rocket family took the lead in the Russian space program by the end of 2010s. Previous page: Soyuz rocket missions in 2017. From the publisher: Pace of our development depends ...Not of this world? Stunning images as Russian rocket flyover awes people across country (VIDEO)RTall 3 news articles »

VIDEO: Filmmaker Ridley Scott Creates 2018 International Space Station US National Laboratory Mission Patch - SpaceCoastDaily.com
Posted on Saturday June 16, 2018

SpaceCoastDaily.comVIDEO: Filmmaker Ridley Scott Creates 2018 International Space Station US National Laboratory Mission PatchSpaceCoastDaily.comABOVE VIDEO: Filmmaker Ridley Scott created 2018 International Space Station U.S. National Laboratory Mission Patch. (Center for the Advancement of Science In Space). BREVARD COUNTY • KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLORIDA – The Center for the ...Space Station Visit for 10 Days Costs $55 MillionHealth ThoroughfareWant to Take a 10-Day Trip to the Space Station? It ll Cost You $55 MillionAll India RoundupThe Future Has Arrived: Vacation Aboard the International Space Station Launch in 2020Yahoo Newsall 6 news articles »