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NASA is preparing the next steps in developing the large space telescope of the future - SpaceNews

NASA is preparing the next steps in developing the large space telescope of the future – SpaceNews

SEATTLE — NASA is preparing to move into the next phase of planning for a future large space telescope that could take two decades to launch, building on lessons learned from previous missions. In sessions of the recent 241st meeting of the American Astronomical Society, NASA officials outlined their approach to developing what the agency …

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China's Mars rover and Tianwen-1 orbiter seem to be in trouble - SpaceNews

China’s Mars rover and Tianwen-1 orbiter seem to be in trouble – SpaceNews

HELSINKI — The two spacecraft that are China’s first interplanetary mission are beset by problems, with the craft likely to get lost on the surface after winter hibernation. The Jurong Mars rover has been hibernating on Mars since May 18 last year and was expected to resume activity in December, around the time of the …

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