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What is Russian Spacecraft Progress 59?

The Russian Progress resupply mission that went out of control on Tuesday hours after its launch was an unmanned version of the Soyuz spacecraft that is used to carry cargo supplies and fuel to the International Space Station, similar to such missions undertaken by NASA regularly on SpaceX and Orbital spacecraft. The Progress is important since it can raise the ...

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Nepal Earthquake: Live Updates, Reactions, Twitter Messages, Photos

The USGS on Saturday upgraded Nepal earthquake from 7.5 to 7.9 on the Richter scale, while China Earthquake Networks Center put the intensity at a staggering 8.1 magnitude. About 8 aftershocks hit the region according to the US Geological Survey. 5.041km SE of Lamjung, Nepal2015-04-25 08:29:24 UTC10.0 km 4.722km W of Kodari, Nepal2015-04-25 08:20:11 UTC10.0 km 4.917km ENE of Banepa, ...

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