UNIVERSITY OF NORTH DAKOTA NEWS UND in Space: Day 9 – Winding Down
Day 9 Winding Down: by Tim OKeefe
Yesterday was a day to wind down, catch up on some rest, and view some additional sights in Moscow.
After arriving back in Moscow from Baikonir, Kazakhstan, on Wed... Posted on 5/31/13 at 1:45 PM
ASTRO BOB How to zero in on asteroid 1998 QE2 during Friday's flyby
So we got this hefty asteroid approaching Earth tomorrow. 1998 QE2 will pass a safe3.6 million miles (5.8 million km) or 15 times the distance of the moon at 3:59 p.m. Central time tomorrow afternoo... Posted on 5/30/13 at 10:38 AM
THE DULLUM FILE Karen Nyberg
We're going to be talking soon on WDAZ News @5 with UND graduate Karen Nyberg from the Gagarin Cosmonaut Training Center in Russia as she makes final preparations for a launch to the International Sp... Posted on 5/4/13 at 5:30 AM
THE FLENSBURGER FILES A Small Step into a Giant World: A Tribute to Neil Armstrong
"That's one small step for man; one giant leap for mankind." Those few words created waves that would shap the way we think of exploration. From the moment Earth was created, man wanted to explore ne... Posted on 9/3/12 at 7:35 AM
BEST FRIENDS ND Ride Sally Ride
American Woman Who Shattered Space Ceiling
NASA, via Agence France-Presse Getty Images
Sally Ride communicating with ground controllers during the six-day space mission of the Challenger in 1983.Mor... Posted on 7/24/12 at 9:30 AM
A private Earth-to-orbit delivery service made good on its latest shipment to the International Space Station on Sunday, overcoming mechanical difficulty and delivering a ton of supplies with high-flying finesse.
Neil Armstrong was a humble hero who saw himself as a team player and never capitalized on his celebrity as the first man to walk on the moon, mourners said Friday outside a private service attended by fellow space pioneers, including his two crewmates on the historic Apollo 11 mission.
The robotic explorer Curiosity's daring plunge through the pink skies of Mars was more than perfect. It landed with spectacular style, said a NASA scientist, describing the first images of its mechanical gymnastics.
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