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May 2018

SpaceX Falcon 9 Rocket Successfully Launches Commercial and Science Satellites

A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket successfully launched a pair of US-German science satellites and five commercial communications satellites into orbit from California on Tuesday. The rocket roared off from a pad at Vandenberg Air Force Base at 12:47pm and arced over the Pacific Ocean west of Los Angeles as Read More...

China Launches Satellite to Explore Dark Side of Moon: Xinhua

China launched a relay satellite early on Monday designed to establish a communication link between earth and a planned lunar probe that will explore the dark side of the moon, the official Xinhua news agency said. Citing the China National Space Administration, Xinhua said the Read More...