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Image - NASAs Orion Spacecraft, Rocket Move Closer to 1st Flight

NASA's Orion Spacecraft, Rocket Move Closer to 1st Flight

NASA’s new Orion spacecraft and the Delta IV Heavy rocket that will carry it into space are at their penultimate stops in Florida on their path to a December flight test.   Orion was moved Sunday out of the Payload Hazardous Servicing Facility at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida and the Delta IV Heavy rocket, built by United Launch Alliance, made its move Tuesd...
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Image - Titan’s swirling polar cloud is cold and toxic

Titan’s swirling polar cloud is cold and toxic

The international Cassini mission has revealed that a giant, toxic cloud is hovering over the south pole of Saturn’s largest moon, Titan, after the atmosphere has cooled in a dramatic fashion. Scientists analysing data from the mission found that this giant polar vortex contains frozen particles of the toxic compound hydrogen cyanide. “The discovery suggests that the...
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