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Time to Privatize NASA

John Glenn’s 1962 spaceflight and the Apollo moon landings were inspiring achievements. Unfortunately, the recently announced plan to give the …

The Pros and Cons of Privatized Space Exploration

Not everybody is over the moon about it<p>This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Last week, Avatar director James Cameron painted a rosy picture of privatized space exploration, suggesting that the president's anemic NASA budget will clear the way for competitive market forces to jump-start …

Why privatized space exploration and NASA aren't done with each other

Close<p>The Antares rocket explosion will not end partnerships between privately-held corporations and NASA, although there is certain to be some …

The Privatization Of Space Offers A New Hope For Humanity

Private space travel was effectively illegal until 2004. Then came along the Commercial Space Launch Amendments Act of 2004, which ripped away the …

SpaceX gets new launch order, targets mid-February for next satellite launch

SpaceX has landed a new order from satellite operator Iridium Communications Inc. to launch five satellites.<p>The Hawthorne space company already had a contract with Iridium for a total of seven launches on SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket, one of which took place earlier this month. This additional launch …

Geometry classes, Problem 1311: Inscribed Triangle, Circle, Circumcircle, Concyclic Points, Measurement. Math teacher Master Degree. College, SAT Prep. Elearning, Online math tutor, LMS.

The figure below shows a triangle ABC inscribed in a circle O. A line cuts the arc AB, AB, BC, and the arc BC at D, E, F, and G, respectively, so …