All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Launches’

NASA Successfully Launches its MAVEN Mission to Mars

On Monday afternoon NASA successfully launched its Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution (MAVEN) probe from Cape Canaveral in Florida. The probe’s solar arrays were deployed soon after it’s final rocket stage, sending it on its months-long journey to the planet mars. The MAVEN spacecraft will take 10 months to journey from Earth to Mars. In the coming weeks researchers will …

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SpaceX Launch a Success, to Dock With Space Station on Wednesday

Space Exploration Technologies (SpaceX) yesterday evening launched its Dragon spacecraft into orbit from Cape Canaveral. The Dragon was lifted by a Falcon 9 rocket at 8:35 am, right on schedule. The vehicle carries cargo and supplies bound for the International Space Station (ISS). This SpaceX mission is NASA’s first privatized cargo and resupply mission under its Commercial Resupply Services contract. …

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Google Launches YouTube Indonesia

As ubiquitous as YouTube now seems, it’s easy to forget that the company is less than a decade old. In just over seven years, the video sharing website has spread all over the globe and continues to quickly expand into new markets. Despite this, YouTube only operates 46 individual country YouTube sites. This week, Indonesia became that 46th country. Over …

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Mass Effect 3 Launch Trailer Is The Best One Yet

Launch day for one of the most-anticipated games of 2012 is approaching, as BioWare’s Mass Effect 3 will hit the shelves on March 6th in North America. And if gamers weren’t excited enough for the game, now we have a brand new launch trailer to make us wish it was Tuesday already. The new trailer features new footage, and is …

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