NASA, Japan add 2 more astronauts to SpaceX’s 1st operational Crew Dragon flight
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NASA, Japan add 2 more astronauts to SpaceX’s 1st operational Crew Dragon flight

Home News Spaceflight The SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft for the Demo-2 mission at Florida’s Space Coast on Feb. 13, 2020. (Image: © SpaceX) The passenger list for SpaceX’s first operational crewed mission is now complete.NASA astronaut Shannon Walker and Japanese spaceflyer Soichi Noguchi will fly to the International Space Station (ISS) aboard SpaceX’s Crew Dragon…

How Neon Can Make a Star Destroy Itself
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How Neon Can Make a Star Destroy Itself

The heart of the Crab nebula, which might have met its end via the processes outlined in the story below.Image: NASA and ESA; Acknowledgment: J. Hester (ASU) and M. Weisskopf (NASA/MSFCSome stars have the element neon to thank for their ultimate, explosive demise, according to astrophysical research.Astronomers love studying the life cycles of stars, including…

Key workers in family living in tents in the garden to protect daughter, 21, with life-threatening asthma
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Key workers in family living in tents in the garden to protect daughter, 21, with life-threatening asthma

KEY workers from a family are living in a tent in the garden to protect a young mum with life-threatening asthma from the risk of catching coronavirus. Emma Lendon’s daughter Tasha, 21, has been classed as one of the UK’s 1.5 million ‘most vulnerable’ during the Covid-19 crisis. ⚠️ Read our coronavirus live blog for…

Trump Moves Forward On Biggest Environmental Rollback To Date Amid Pandemic Chaos
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Trump Moves Forward On Biggest Environmental Rollback To Date Amid Pandemic Chaos

The White House released the final version of its rules to roll back Obama-era auto emissions standards, taking a critical step toward completing what would be President Donald Trump’s most substantial environmental change since taking office as the novel coronavirus pandemic rages.  The rule, called the Safer Affordable Fuel-Efficient (SAFE) Vehicles Rule and written by…

Phillipe Nover reveals ‘horrific’ battle being fought against coronavirus in New York: ‘It’s spreading like w…
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Phillipe Nover reveals ‘horrific’ battle being fought against coronavirus in New York: ‘It’s spreading like w…

Ex-UFC fighter Phillipe Nover fought plenty of battles during his mixed martial arts career, but no opponent was as terrifying as the virus he’s currently watch tear through the population in New York City on a daily basis. The 36-year-old former Ultimate Fighter contestant has been a registered nurse in New York for several years…