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NASA Downplays Launch Pad Damage Caused by SLS Rocket

NASA Downplays Launch Pad Damage Caused by SLS Rocket

Scorching and other minor damage at Launch Pad 39B.Screenshots: NASA TV A scorched platform, fried cameras, broken pipes, and a busted elevator are among the casualties of last week’s launch of NASA’s SLS rocket. Mobile Launcher 1 and Launch Complex 39B at Kennedy Space Center will require repairs, but NASA says they’ll be ready for …

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NASA clears Artemis 1 moon rocket for Nov. 16 launches despite storm damage

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. – NASA’s Artemis 1 moon mission will attempt to launch once again after all. Mission managers met on Monday (Nov. 14) to discuss the flight readiness of the Artemis 1’s Space Launch System (SLS) rocket and Orion spacecraft following slight damage caused by Hurricane Nicole, which was swiftly downgraded to a tropical …

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NASA finds damage on Artemis hydrogen seal, still on for fueling test

NASA finds damage on Artemis hydrogen seal, still on for fueling test

Space is important to us and that’s why we’re working to bring you top coverage of the industry and Florida launches. Journalism like this takes time and resources. Please support it with a subscription NASA teams investigating pad hardware at Kennedy Space Center found a potential culprit behind a leaky hydrogen line that scrubbed the …

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Railroad strike, and the economic damage it would cause, looms closer  CNN Business

Railroad strike, and the economic damage it would cause, looms closer CNN Business

New York CNN Business — A freight railroad strike, and the economic upheaval it could cause, is getting closer and closer to reality. While two more rail unions reached tentative agreements with railroad management on new contracts Tuesday, the two most important unions — representing the engineers and conductors who make up the two-person crews …

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Can a Magnet Really Damage My Phone or Computer?

Can a Magnet Really Damage My Phone or Computer?

Blachkovsky/Shutterstock There’s a long-standing belief that magnets are dangerous to have around electronics, but can they really damage your phone or computer? Why Are People Worried About Magnets? The concern about magnets and electronics isn’t founded on an outright myth, exactly, and is actually scientifically sound. Before you panic, however, rest easy knowing that it …

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SpaceX addressing Falcon 9 rocket damage ahead of next NASA astronaut launch

SpaceX addressing Falcon 9 rocket damage ahead of next NASA astronaut launch

A Falcon 9 rocket colliding with a bridge was responsible for the damage that delayed SpaceX’s next human launch. The Falcon 9 first stage was damaged during transport, a SpaceX representative told reporters during a briefing today (Aug. 4). The briefing topic was SpaceX’s delayed Crew-5 mission, which is now slated to fly four individuals …

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