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  • UAE plans first Arab spaceship to Mars in 7 years

    DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Having scaled the heights of Earth with the world's tallest tower, the United Arab Emirates is now aiming for the stars, or just a little bit closer, with an ambitions trip to Mars. The energy-rich country on the eastern tip of the Arabian Peninsula announced...

  • Buzz Aldrin says U.S. space policy 'adrift,' calls for Mars mission

    As the 45th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing approaches on July 20, famed astronaut Edwin "Buzz" Aldrin is urging his country to "lead in space" and reverse years of unambitious policy that has left NASA "adrift."

  • SpaceX ready for third attempt to launch rocket

    CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — SpaceX is expected to attempt a third launching of the Falcon 9 rocket and six Orbcomm satellites late Sunday afternoon, but weather is a concern. Showers and thunderstorms are expected and Air Force meteorologists predict a 20 percent chance of adequate weather....

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