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SpaceX Launches World’s First All-Electric Satellite on Falcon 9

SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket delivered the ABS 3A and EUTELSAT 115 West B all-electric satellites to a supersynchronous transfer orbit on Saturday, marking Falcon 9’s 16th launch and third mission this year. The Falcon 9 rocket carrying the most voluminous payload to date lifted off at 10:50pm EST from SpaceX’s Launch Complex 40 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida. ...

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SpaceX Latest DSCOVR Satellite Launch Delayed Again to Wednesday

After analyzing the weather conditions, SpaceX launch has beeen delayed owing to upper-level winds remaining in the red. “The data from the next-to-last balloon revealed conditions that are still outside the allowed limits,” said Steven Siceloff on behalf of the SpaceX and NASA teams. The next launch attempt of NOAA’s DSCOVR is on Wednesday at 6:03 p.m. EST, after upper-level ...

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ICANN, Global Web Depository, Hacked; Websites’ Data, Passwords, Staff E-mails Compromised; What Next?

ICANN, the global depository of Internet websites or domain names, has admitted that hackers have penetrated its systems using “spear fishing” in November and compromised staff e-mails, besides . However, it has clarified that the staff , whose emails have been hacked, did not have access to central data services and assured to beef up its security systems further. ICANN (Internet ...

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DA Case: Jayalalithaa Released on Bail, To Fly to Chennai Immediately

After finishing the formalities, former Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalaithaa was released formally from the Parappana Agrahara jail in Bangalore at 11:30 am on Saturday amid huge gathering of people outside the jail stretching about half-a-kilometer, when the judge signed the papers. Jayalalithaa had to spend one extra night at the jail yesterday as her bail order’s communication was ...

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Mangalyaan Successful, Makes India Join US, Russia, Europe in Mars Orbiters’ Club; What Next?

It was almost a decade-long plan that proved cheerful to the whole nation on Wednesday morning coinciding with the sun rise in Bangalore when India’s Mangalyaan Mission entered the Mars’ surface to begin its elliptical orbit of the Red Planet. With this, the 300 and odd days of MOM journey comes to an end bringing relief for the cross-fingered scientists ...

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