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- SpaceX Starlink satellite launch baffles residents, bugs astronomers
Callers swamped TV stations from Texas to Wisconsin reporting the lights and musing about UFOs.
ABC News. Monday, 10 May 2021.
- Elon Musk's SpaceX to launch Dogecoin-funded lunar satellite
Musk, the self-proclaimed "Dogefather," called the mission the first crypto and first meme in space.
CBS News. Monday, 10 May 2021.
- Elon Musk's SpaceX Is Putting a 'Literal Dogecoin on the Literal Moon'
The company plans to launch the satellite
next year with the "joke" cryptocurrency.
Entrepreneur. Monday, 10 May 2021.
- SpaceX accepts dogecoin as payment to launch lunar satellite
'SpaceX launching satellite
Doge-1 to the moon next year - Mission paid for in Doge - 1st crypto in space - 1st meme in space', Musk said in a tweet just hours after dismissing Dogecoin as a 'hustle'
Daily Mail. Monday, 10 May 2021.
- Top secret spy satellite a total loss for U.S. intelligence and taxpayers
An investigation is underway after a top secret U.S. spy satellite
Zuma apparently failed to achieve orbit and disappeared. ...
CBS News. Sunday, 9 May 2021.
- String of satellites baffles residents, bugs astronomers
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - A string of lights that lobbed across the night sky in parts of the U.S. ...
Washington Times. Saturday, 8 May 2021.
- SpaceX: Over 500,000 orders for Starlink satellite internet service received to date
Elon Musk's SpaceX has received more than 500,000 orders so far for its satellite
internet service Starlink, the company announced Tuesday.
CNBC. Tuesday, 4 May 2021.
- Liftoff! SpaceX launches 60 new Starlink satellites into orbit aboard a recycled Falcon 9 rocket
SpaceX launched 60 more Starlinks into orbit Tuesday. The devices soared into space atop a a recycled Falcon 9 rocket that has been used in three previous missions.
Daily Mail. Tuesday, 4 May 2021.
- SpaceX launches 25th batch of Starlink broadband satellites into orbit from Cape Canaveral
SpaceX successfully launched 60 Starlink broadband satellites
into orbit from Cape Canaveral, Florida, Wednesday night.
Fox News. Thursday, 29 Apr 2021.
- FCC approves SpaceX change to its Starlink network, a win despite objections from Amazon and others
The Federal Communications Commission approved SpaceX's proposed modification of its Starlink satellite
license on Tuesday, a win for Elon Musk's network.
CNBC. Tuesday, 27 Apr 2021.
- Leicestershire Roman settlement 'surprised' villa dig team
The team say they followed a hunch on where to look after studying satellite
BBC News. Sunday, 25 Apr 2021.
- NASA to launch Rhodes College satellite into space
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - Rhodes College in Tennessee says NASA will launch into space a small satellite
being designed and built at the liberal arts school. ...
Washington Times. Wednesday, 21 Apr 2021.
- Satellite Images Show Military Buildup In Russia, Ukraine
Photos released on April 20 capture the massing of Russian military hardware on Ukraine's Crimean Peninsula and along the Russian-Ukrainian border.
Radio Liberty. Wednesday, 21 Apr 2021.
- What is Starlink, where is it available, and how much does it cost?
Elon Musk, the billionaire SpaceX and Tesla CEO, has another venture called Starlink that has been launching hundreds of satellites
into space, with the
Pocket Lint. Tuesday, 20 Apr 2021.
- World's largest iceberg melts away as it breaks up into tiny pieces
The world's largest iceberg has virtually melted away, according to satellite
Sky News. Sunday, 18 Apr 2021.
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