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2022 NFL trade deadline buzz: Players available and potential landing spots

2022 NFL trade deadline buzz: Players available and potential landing spots

In one way, the NFL trade deadline is the same this year as it is any other year—you’ll hear a lot of names available ahead of Tuesday’s 4 pm ET cutoff without many players being moved by then. In another way, it’s different. This year, for one reason or another, there is a focus, among …

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Next-generation inflatable Mars landing gear to get a test during launch on Nov. 1

Technology that could help humanity land heavy hardware on Mars will get an in-space test early next week. A United Launch Alliance (ULA) Atlas V rocket is scheduled to launch the Joint Polar Surveyor System-2 (JPSS-2) weather satellite from California’s Vandenberg Space Force Base early Tuesday morning (Nov. 1). JPSS-2 — a US National Oceanic …

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An illustration of a SpaceX Starship entering Mars

Landing on Mars: Keep straight and fly right for Martian touchdown success

Touching safely down on Mars is a true, nail-biting event. Those terror gripping, heart-stopping moments of entry, descent, and landing (EDL) after months of cruising to the Red Planet are indeed frightening affairs. The EDL community is busy working on fresh ideas on how to breach Mars’ atmosphere, put on the speed brakes, and plop …

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Rocket Report: Amazing view of Falcon 9 landing, spaceport suit Down Under

Rocket Report: Amazing view of Falcon 9 landing, spaceport suit Down Under

Enlarge / Vulcan Centaur, United Launch Alliance’s next-generation rocket, lifts off in this artist’s rendering. United Launch Alliance Welcome to Edition 5.14 of the Rocket Report! There is plenty of small rocket news this week to digest—from Japan to Washington to Australia, and back again. You should feel free to take your time reading it, …

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American Airlines forgot it had landing slots at JFK. Then it lost some of them – The Points Guy

During an antitrust trial over its Northeast Alliance partnership with JetBlue, American Airlines has argued that the only way it can compete in New York is by teaming up with the smaller airline. The problem, American says, is that it’s impossible to get access to new “slots” that allow it to schedule more departures and …

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Aaron Judge free agency: Ranking all 30 MLB teams as potential landing spots for Yankees superstar

Aaron Judge free agency: Ranking all 30 MLB teams as potential landing spots for Yankees superstar

Aaron Judge launched his 61st home run of the year on Wednesday against the Toronto Blue Jays, meaning he’s now tied Roger Maris’ single-season records for both the New York Yankees franchise and the American League as a whole. Seeing as how Judge is also threatening to win the AL Triple Crown, it’s only fair …

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Is a recession coming? Look to corporate earnings

Forget a soft landing. The market’s best hope is a ‘growth’ recession

The Fed darkened its tone at last week’s policy meeting, warning of serious economic hardship ahead, and markets finally took the central bank at its word. The S&P 500, already in a bear market, experienced another major downswing on Friday. The Dow fell briefly into bear territory and closed at its lowest level since 2020. …

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A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket launches from Pad 39A at night

SpaceX rocket launches BlueWalker 3, the largest commercial communications array ever, and aces record 14th landing

SpaceX launched a novel — and colossal — commercial communications satellite into orbit late Saturday and set a new launch record for its Falcon 9 rocket at the same time. The Falcon 9 launched into orbit from Pad 39A at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida carrying 34 of SpaceX’s Starlink internet satellites and BlueWalker …

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China and the United States have identified overlapping possible landing sites (areas circled in red above) at the moon's south pole as the rivals could end up competing for limited lunar resources in the coming years

Space wars? NASA and China are eyeing some of the SAME landing sites near the moon’s south pole

China and the United States have identified overlapping possible landing sites at the moon’s south pole as the rivals could end up competing for limited lunar resources in the coming years. NASA earlier this month identified 13 potential landing sites for the Artemis 3 crewed mission that is currently scheduled for late 2025 and will …

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NASA and China are eyeing the same landing sites near the lunar south pole - SpaceNews

NASA and China are eyeing the same landing sites near the lunar south pole – SpaceNews

HELSINKI — China and the United States have identified overlapping potential landing sites at the south pole of the moon as both countries ramp up their lunar exploration ambitions. The partially intersecting plans for lunar landings highlight the new interest in particular lunar resources and pose questions as to how competing countries implement and coordinate …

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