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Hot dates: 2 spacecraft to make Venus flyby

UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 9, 2021

Two spacecraft are set to swoop past Venus within hours of each other this week, using the maneuver to do a little bit of bonus science on the way to their main missions at the center of our solar system.
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Large meteor lights up skies in Norway

UPDATED: Mon., July 26, 2021

Norwegian experts say an unusually large meteor was visible over large parts of southern Scandinavia and illuminated southeast Norway with a powerful flash of light for a few seconds as many observers were reported to also hear a roaring sound afterwards.
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How Blue Origin’s Jeff Bezos will soar into space

UPDATED: Sun., July 18, 2021

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. – When Blue Origin launches people into space for the first time, founder Jeff Bezos will be on board. No test pilots or flight engineers for Tuesday’s debut flight from West Texas, just Bezos, his brother, an 82-year-old aviation pioneer and a teenage tourist.