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6/13/18
1:22 AM
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Wow, that’s awesome! Now I’m on a mission to track those camo Jetstars down...

4/30/18
2:21 PM
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Some of the footage here features NASA’s SR-71 fitted with the LASRE pod, a half-span test article for a linear aerospike engine. This was a Skunk Works program that related directly to the now-defunct X-33 VentureStar SSTO effort.

3/27/18
4:28 PM
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Pantheon of Petroleum, If you’re listening, I could really use some supernatural wrench inspiration in my life right now.

11/23/17
4:09 PM
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A Mitsubishi 4-cylinder 2.3 L turbodiesel was optional during the 1986 model year. If that isn’t future classic status, I don’t know what is.

2/3/17
9:01 PM
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OSIRIS-REx will collect a sample during a “Touch And Go” maneuver via a mechanism called TAGSAM. The spacecraft will rendezvous with Bennu but will only physically come into contact with the asteroid’s surface for a brief moment.

1/28/17
1:06 AM
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The next SSBN class (following Ohio-class) will be called Columbia

8/6/16
2:47 PM
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I was there for QM-2 and it was one of the most profound experiences of my life.

8/1/16
6:19 PM
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If Earthrace/Ady Gil hadn’t sunk, this would be perfect for a head-to-head comparison test

7/25/16
5:33 PM
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The Chicago rock band Kill Hannah has an amazing song called Laika, written in her honor.

10/9/15
9:29 PM
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You’re un-greyed. And imagine our frustration when approving every individual comment takes no less than four clicks.

10/8/15
12:25 PM
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Absolutely, and thanks for reading! Even though Space Week only happens once a year, we’re constantly working on space stories. Make sure you check out the “Spacelopnik” tag to find more great content!