SpaceX to slow upper rocket stages with "giant party balloon"
17 Abril, 2018, 10:43 | Author: Thomas Hicks
After the launch, SpaceX will attempt to land the first stage booster on its drone ship off the coast.
Meteorologists with the U.S. Air Force 45th Space Wing continue to predict an 80 percent chance of favorable weather for liftoff. In fact, SpaceX will try to recover the payload fairings again today (April 16) when it launches a Falcon 9 carrying NASA's next exoplanet-hunting space telescope, the Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite.
Its main goal over the next two years is to scan more than 200,000 of the brightest stars for signs of planets circling them and causing a dip in brightness known as a transit.
NASA is all set to launch its next hunt for planets outside our solar system as preparations get underway for the launch of the TESS satellite, which will be carried into space in a SpaceXFalcon 9 rocket on Tuesday morning.
Musk did not reveal a timetable for the "giant party balloon" landing test or details on how it works, but he did say that a sturdy balloon has a good shape to withstand the stresses a rocket stage endures during its supersonic descent back to Earth.
The satellite will figure out "the most promising exoplanets orbiting relatively nearby stars", providing future researchers with an exhaustive set of new targets for more follow-up studies, including the potential to determine "their capacity to harbor life", the U.S. space agency said.
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Es posible que el tiempo de espera sea unos minutos mayor por el emparejamiento que se realiza entre socio conductor y usuario. Esto, permitirá tener uniformidad y podrás ver a detalle la imagen con tan sólo hacer clic en ella.
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City are 16 points clear of second placed United, who can only take a maximum of 15 points from their remaining five games. Guardiola will want to build on this season and he'll want to improve little areas.
John Archibald of the Alabama Media Group won the award for Commentary in recognition of his columns on the Jones-Moore race. But he says he's still heartbroken for Heyer's family and everybody else who was affected by the tragic violence.
Traders accepted free income in exchange for the potential for growth in the future years, as it's enlarged to some 190 countries. Netflix is poised to see its first quarter where revenues from streaming outside the USA surpasses its domestic market.
Una vez que la organización humanitaria esté en posesión de los cuerpos, "se los entregará a las autoridades investigativas y judiciales competentes".
ZTE Will Not Be Able To Buy Qualcomm Processors Anymore
As punishment, the government threatened to cut off ZTE's global supply chain, which would effectively destroy the company. Last year, AT&T pulled out of negotiations to sell Huawei phones in the USA amid pressure over national security concerns.
U.S. pastor on trial in Turkey for terror hyperlinks
Andrew Brunson is facing charges of " committing crimes on behalf of terror groups without being a member" and "espionage". The Turkish government blames the cleric Gulen, who lives in Pennsylvania, for masterminding an attempted coup in 2016.
River y Central igualan 0 a 0 en el "Monumental"
Rosario Central por otro lado, llega a este partido después de imponerse por 2-1 en su partido frente a Belgrano de Córdoba. Además, Juan Fernando Quintero , quien sigue su tratamiento contra un fuerte estado gripal, estaría entre los suplentes.
Martin Sorrell Steps Down As CEO, WPP
Sorrell departs, the board is considering tapping WPP veterans Mark Read and Andrew Scott to be co-CEOs, the people said. But beyond the investigation that leaked this month, there were other signs Sorrell was losing his magic touch.