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NASA announces a delay in meeting the Cygnus capsule and the Space Station

The meeting in space between the capsule Cygnus private company Orbital Science, and the International Space Station to be delayed for two days due to some technical problems before they begin the approach military exercises, said today’s space¬†agency U. S.

NASA said in a statement this morning that there was a problem with the data received from this probe developed with private capital in the first connection performed with the ISS.¬†That forced a break in the sequence alignment, said the agency. Read the rest of this entry »

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Posted by on September 23, 2013 in Historical, Mysterious


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Mysterious noctilucent clouds as seen from the International Space Station

Mysterious “night shining” or noctilucent clouds are beautiful to look at, and this stunning image offers an unusual view of these clouds as seen by astronauts aboard the International Space Station. They are also called polar mesosphere clouds, these clouds have baffled scientists with recent dramatic changes. They used to be considered rare, but now the clouds are becoming brighter, are more often visible at lower latitudes and lower than ever, and sometimes they appear during the day. Astronauts may take a sequence of these clouds on June 5, 2012, as seen under. According to NASA is the first sequence of images taken from orbit phenomenon. The sequence in this video was taken while the ISS passed over western Asia. By focusing on the end of the earth at night with the sun illuminating it, the team was able to capture some of these mysterious clouds movements. Read the rest of this entry »

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Posted by on June 30, 2012 in Earth, Galaxy, Mysterious


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