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NASA announced new SunRISE mission to study giant solar particle storms
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NASA announced new SunRISE mission to study giant solar particle storms

SunRISE contains six CubeSats which will work together as a large radio telescope.

CubeSat mission to help NASA chart an orbit for its orbiting lunar space station
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CubeSat mission to help NASA chart an orbit for its orbiting lunar space station

The intended orbit for the proposed 'lunar gateway' to the Moon & deep space will be tested out by NASA.

Tiny Cubesats fall silent beyond Mars after proving their new space tech works
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Tiny Cubesats fall silent beyond Mars after proving their new space tech works

The InSight Mars lander's companions WALL-E & EVE were the first CubeSats in deep space.

Cygnus cargo spacecraft leaves ISS after raising the station's altitude by 282 feet
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Cygnus cargo spacecraft leaves ISS after raising the station's altitude by 282 feet

Currently, Cygnus OA-9 will remain in low Earth orbit for the next two weeks.

How the private sector in US is pushing the boundaries of space travel
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How the private sector in US is pushing the boundaries of space travel

These new missions may appear routine, but they represent a revolution in space travel.

NASA's Mars InSight lander designed to study planet's interior launched from California
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NASA's Mars InSight lander designed to study planet's interior launched from California

InSight will dig deeper into Mars than ever before — nearly 16 feet, or 5 meters — to take the planet’s temperature.

National space agencies of Asia-Pacific countries look to develop satellites in collaboration
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National space agencies of Asia-Pacific countries look to develop satellites in collaboration

CubeSats are the light-weight satellites, weighing no more than 1.33kg per unit, that can be used for scientific research, earth observation etc.

Former Isro chief says there is a problem with the record breaking PSLV-C37 launch of 104 satellites
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Former Isro chief says there is a problem with the record breaking PSLV-C37 launch of 104 satellites

Buried in the flood of congratulatory messages that the Isro received after its recent space feat is one discordant note raising some concern.