SpaceX plans to relaunch a rocket just 24 hours after it lands

SpaceX, the pioneering force behind reusable rocket technology, has already proven to the world that single-use rockets will one day be a thing of the past, but the company clearly isn’t done honing its recovery and refurbishing techniques.

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Ikea and NASA are partnering on Mars furniture?

Setting up Ikea furniture may be difficult, but it’s not rocket science…or is it? Thanks to a new collaboration between NASA and the Swedish furniture store, the two challenges may not be so disparate after all.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/06/12/ikea-and-nasa-are-partnering-on-mars-furniture.html

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Rocket Lab electron booster falls short in debut test launch

The debut flight of Rocket Lab’s miniature satellite launcher wasn’t perfect, but the company is confident enough to proceed with plans for a second test launch this summer, founder and CEO Peter Beck said today (May 25).

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SpaceX launches its first recycled rocket in historic leap

SpaceX successfully launched and then retrieved its first recycled rocket Thursday, the biggest leap yet in its bid to drive down costs and speed up flights.

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Elon Musk gives clues about SpaceX rocket explosion

The SpaceX rocket which exploded at Cape Canaveral on Sept. 1 may have seen conditions reach such extremes that its liquid oxygen fuel may have frozen solid before the blast, according to CEO Elon Musk.

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Apple pushed to have rifle emoji nixed, report says

There are scores of emojis at the fingertips of smartphone users— a cup of coffee, a light bulb, a rocket — but a rifle image will not be joining them.

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This rocket could change travel … and war

A rocket went up over the Australian desert on May 18, but this successful test launch was no ordinary feat: The experimental rocket hit a speed of Mach 7.5—or 7.5 times the speed of sound—qualifying it for “hypersonic” status, reports Gizmodo.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/05/23/this-rocket-could-change-travel-and-war.html

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Meet The Amazing Women Who Launched America's First Rockets

Rise Of The Rocket Girls gives the untold story of the women behind the space race

At a time when women’s roles were mostly limited to housework and motherhood, the girls at JPL calculated how much fuel the rockets would need to explore the solar…

The original article can be found here: http://www.popsci.com/meet-amazing-women-who-launched-americas-first-rockets?dom=rss-default&src=syn

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7 clever tricks that make your iPhone or iPad easier to use

Using an iPhone or an iPad isn’t rocket science. One of the things that die-hard Apple users love most about them is their combination of powerful computing with simple, easy-to-use functionality. That’s even more pronounced with Apple’s new iOS 9 operating system.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/01/01/7-clever-tricks-that-make-your-iphone-or-ipad-easier-to-use.html

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Secret space plane, solar sail and CubeSats launching

How much can you pack on top of one rocket? A United Launch Alliance Atlas V is carrying up the U.S. Air Force’s so-called secret space plane, The Planetary Society’s solar sail, and several CubeSats, or tiny satellites.

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Rdio launches low-cost streaming music tier with $3.99 monthly fee, 25 daily downloads

In a bid to rocket up the streaming music service charts before Apple releases its own branded offering, industry upstart Rdio on Thursday launched a low-cost subscription tier starting at only $3.99 a month, undercutting much of the competition.



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Meet the world's first 1,000 mph car

What has a jet engine, a rocket booster and travels on a set of aluminum wheels? It’s the Bloodhound SuperSonic Car (SSC) and it has plans to hit the world land speed record at 1,000 mph.

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Experimental SpaceX rocket self-detonates

A small rung on a long ladder to Mars broke on Friday, when a rocket test in Texas ended in ball of fire in the sky. The rocket self-destructed as a safety measure — a common practice in the aerospace industry.

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The Goldilocks Method: Shopping for a weapon that's just right

Where can you find just the right guided missile for hot and cold targets, disposable rocket launchers – or even the ultimate Silver Bullet?

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Researchers create high-quality graphene with shockingly simple supersonic spray system

Graphene, as metal hexagon things
By using a supersonic nozzle more commonly found at the business end of rocket and jet engines, researchers at the University of Illinois at Chicago have devised a very simple and inexpensive way of producing high-quality, defect-free sheets of graphene on a range of substrates (materials). Other methods at producing large quantities of defect-free graphene have so far been very elusive — and, for the purposes that we’re interested in (replacing silicon in microelectronics), anything less than defect-free just won’t do.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/extreme/183286-researchers-create-high-quality-graphene-with-shockingly-simple-supersonic-spray-system

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