• [PS] NASA Rings in the New Year with $22.6 billion

    From The Planetary Society via sci.space@21:1/5 to All on Sat Jan 11 02:02:38 2020
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    NASA Rings in the New Year with $22.6 billion

    Posted: 10 Jan 2020 11:27 AM PST http://www.planetary.org/blogs/casey-dreier/2020/nasa-2020-budget-final-22-6-billion.html

    NASA's final 2020 budget rejected every major cut proposed by the Trump Administration, increased funding for popular congressional projects such
    as the Space Launch System, and underfunded several key administration proposals, including a human-qualified lunar lander and low-Earth orbit commercialization projects.

    Here's What We've Learned So Far from LightSail 2

    Posted: 10 Jan 2020 08:24 AM PST http://www.planetary.org/blogs/jason-davis/heres-what-we-learned-so-far-ls2.html

    A new paper recaps mission events, discusses solar sail performance, and describes how the spacecraft's orbit has changed.

    The Downlink: New Earth-size Exoplanet Found, Meteor Shower Seen from ISS

    Posted: 10 Jan 2020 08:04 AM PST http://www.planetary.org/blogs/jason-davis/the-downlink-earth-size-exoplanet-meteor-shower-iss.html

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