Archive: 15/03/2006

SpaceX Plans Reusable Seven Person Capsule

SpaceX said it plans to develop a reusable capsule that could carry a crew of up to seven into low Earth orbit, making it a competitor to assume some of the tasks of NASA's space shuttle fleet after it is retired.

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Roscosmos Calls For Launch Swaps And Bigger ISS Crew

The director of Roscosmos, the Russian space agency, said Tuesday that cosmonauts in the next few years would begin flying to the International Space Station aboard NASA shuttles, and U.S. astronauts would fly aboard Russian ...

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New security toolbar rates e-mail senders

Internet users have a new ally in the uncertain world of e-mail, as security vendor CipherTrust this week unveiled a toolbar for e-mail clients that lets users know how trustworthy the mail they're receiving is.

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NASA internal policy reforms praised

More than 140 scientists and other NASA employees are praising the space agency for planning reforms of its communications policies.

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