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Oct 10, 2019
Space Week 2019: A year for tech demonstrations, space oddities, commitments to explore the Moon; Part IIWe’re bound to see some very exciting things happening on the moon soon – particularly if plans laid out by billionaires space entrepreneurs pan out.
Aug 07, 2019
Soaring on sunlight: LightSail 2 raises its orbit over the Earth by 3.2 km using nothing but sunlightLightSail 2 is the first crowdfunded mission to successfully demonstrate a new form of propulsion in space.
Aug 01, 2019
Flight by light success: Planetary Society's LightSail 2 powers flight with Sun's photonsThe solar sail LightSail 2 will continue to orbit for about a year before falling back into Earth's atmosphere.
Jul 29, 2019
Solar sail made by Bill Nye's Planetary Society takes wing in space after 2-week delayOn 2 July, Prox 1 deployed the Lightsail 2 in a nearly perfect circular orbit, 720 km, in low Earth orbit.
Jun 24, 2019
When and where you can catch SpaceX's third Falcon Heavy launch liveThe mission will last 6 hrs and is carrying 24 payloads which are to be deployed in multiple orbits.