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Space Chronicles – Facing the Ultimate Frontier by Neil deGrasse Tyson (Edited by Avis Lang); W.W. Norton & Co., New York; $26.95 (hardcover); 2012.

This delightful read comes courtesy of a thoughtful, charismatic astrophysicist and renowned popular speaker – an alien blend that’s refreshing, entertaining and stimulating.

Tyson has written a spirited why, how, and...

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Tuesday’s CSExtra offers a collection of the latest reporting and commentary on space related activities from around the world. Three U.S. and Russian astronauts lift off late Monday for the International Space...

 

 

Russia's 30 Soyuz mission spacecraft rises from Kazakhstan to begin a two-day trip to the International Space Station with three U. S. and Russian astronauts. Photo Credit/NASA photo

 

A three-man U. S.and Russian crew successfully lifted off for the International  Space Station from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan late Monday.

The Soyuz...

2m Faulkes North Telescope at Haleakalā, Hawaii, USA. Credit: Faulkes Telescope Project

Any attempt to survey and catalog hazardous asteroids faces a number of difficulties.

Coming to aid the effort are amateur astronomers, ready to boost the European Space Agency’s (ESA) asteroid hunt as part of ESA’s Space Situational Awareness program.

A new partnership has been formed between the United Kingdom’s...

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Monday’s CSExtra offers the latest reporting and commentary on space related activities from around the world, plus a roundup of weekend happenings. In Russia, U. S. and Russian astronauts prepare to lift off for...

Credit: Chandra Wickramasinghe

Since 1995, when the...

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Friday’s CSExtra offers the latest reporting and commentary on space related activities from around the world. In the U. S., scientists present major findings from NASA’s Dawn mission: the asteroid Vesta appears...

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From the Coalition for Space Exploration: T-10 Days and counting!

The deadline for entries to the CSE “Why Explore Space?” video contest is rapidly approaching.

Make sure to submit your 1-2 minute video on...

James Webb Space Telescope - Credit: ESA

The James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) project has reached yet another milestone.

The first instrument to be completed for JWST has been transferred from the European Space Agency to NASA – the Mid InfraRed Instrument, or MIRI for short.

This month’s handover comes at the end of a rigorous testing and calibration phase during which MIRI proved it...

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Wednesday’s CSExtra offers the latest in reporting and commentary on space-related activities from around the world.  Budget reductions will prompt a lengthy break in the launch of new Martian rover missions. NASA...

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