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Displaying items by tag: Willam Atkins

Wednesday, 21 July 2010 22:44

Largest star discovered, but not in Hollywood

Edited: Discovering a big Hollywood star these days is easy to do, but astronomers have a more difficult time when they try to locate really massive or really large stars. However, astronomers recently succeeded at finding the most massive star so far discovered in the Universe. Called R136a1, it is about 265 times more massive than our Sun.

 

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Tuesday, 20 July 2010 23:42

Navy/Raytheon laser system plays Star Wars

The U.S. Navy tested its Laser Weapons System (LaWS) in May 2010, shooting down four unmanned aerial vehicles. The Raytheon video depicting one of the Star-War-like events is available for you to see.

 

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The VSS Enterprise from Virgin Galactic made its first full-crew flight on Thursday, July 15, 2010, as it flew attached to its carrier craft VMS Eve. The entire privately owned venture is expected to be the first commercial project directed at space tourism.

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