Archive: 10/24/2005

Integral: Three Years Of Insight Into The Violent Cosmos

Observing the cosmos, full of violent phenomena and extreme energy, has been the task of ESA's Integral gamma-ray observatory since its launch on 17 October 2002. Three years later, the mission is going very well and has ...

Oct 24, 2005
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Kazakh President Signs Law Re Baiterek Rocket Center

Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev has signed a law on the ratification of the Russian-Kazakh intergovernmental agreement on the Baiterek rocket center at Baikonur, a source in the presidential press service said on Friday ...

Oct 24, 2005
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ISS Crew Watch Hurricanes Brew, Prepare for Spacewalk

The 12th international space station crew turned its attention last week to experiment work aboard their microgravity home and laboratory. They also captured spectacular images of Hurricane Wilma and prepared for a spacewalk. ...

Oct 24, 2005
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Seeing The Forest And The Trees

With human emissions of carbon dioxide on the rise, there is growing interest in maintaining the Earth's natural mechanisms that absorb and store carbon.

Oct 24, 2005
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Masters of orbital trajectories

Navigating on Earth requires a good knowledge of your surroundings and of where you want to go; explorers can also use a compass or GPS to guide them. Travelling in space is far trickier, as Euronews 'Space' ...

Oct 24, 2005
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