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Farewell to American Manned Space Operations

Yet another chapter in U.S. technical excellence has closed. What have we lost? What have we accomplished?  What will we do? This last flight of the Atlantis provides a reason to review the melancholy  history of one of our greatest … Continue reading

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LISA goes the way of all US tech

On April 6, 2011, the US admitted once again that it would not keep international technology commitments and withdrew from the LISA project (Laser Interferometer Space Antenna) a cooperative agreement with  ESA, (the European Space Agency) LISA was to be … Continue reading

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