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  • Dragons according to the Bible
    Dragons according to the Bible
    According to the Bible the words "dragon" and "dragons" are real creatures that lived along with other creatures mentioned in the Bible. The translators of the King James Authorized Version of 1611 did not have the word "...
  • SpaceX CEO and Chief Designer Elon Musk (R) speaks as NASA Administrator Charles Bolden, listens next to the Dragon capsule
    NASA announces the first four astronauts to fly on the Dragon and the CST-100
    NASA Administrator Charles Bolden announced on Thursday that the first four NASA astronauts to fly on the commercial crew spacecraft have been selected. They are Robert Behnken, Sunita Williams, Eric Boe, and Douglas Hurley. Each NASA astronaut...
  • SpaceX rocket explodes 2:19 minutes into launch
    SpaceX explosion blows ISS supplies to smithereens: NASA cites ascent 'anomaly'
    A devastating explosion occurred shortly after two minutes into the unmanned SpaceX launch Sunday morning. This explosion blew the entire rocket and payload into pieces. Hundreds of millions of dollars’ worth of products, research and...
  • SpaceX Falcon 9 test rocket lifts off
    SpaceX Falcon 9 destroyed on ISS cargo launch, imperiling commercial space
    NBC News reported Sunday that SpaceX launched a Falcon 9 rocket with a Dragon cargo ship laden with supplies bound for the International Space Station. Unfortunately, the Falcon broke up in the clear skies over Florida, resulting in total loss of...
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    Tolkien's dragon visits the 'real world'
    When Fairy Tales and the real world meet, it is usually a person from our world who takes the trip to Faery. JRR Tolkien's Smith of Wootton Major is one such story. Some of George MacDonald's (19th Century) fantasies (such as Phantastes...
  • White faced deer rejected by mom for rare coloring
    White faced deer thrives: Rare deer rejected by mother due to inability to hide
    A rare white faced deer that was rejected by its mother at birth is being nurtured by the family who owns the farm where the deer was born. Only one percent of whitetail deer are born with this genetic disorder, which causes the deer to have large...
  • The Dragon V2 manned spacecraft
    SpaceX's Dragon spacecraft passes crew escape system test
    According to a Wednesday story in Wired, SpaceX successfully tested the crew escape system for its Dragon V2 spacecraft, which is designed to take astronauts to and from low-Earth orbit. At 9 a.m. EST the Dragon fired its Draco rockets to propel...
  • What you should know about St. George's Day
    What you should know about St. George's Day
    On April 23 of each year St. George's Day is celebrated in England. St. George’s Day is England’s national day and if you have not heard of St. George or this day, here are a few things you should know about England's Patron...
  • SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket lifts off
    SpaceX Falcon 9 launch successful, landing attempt not so much
    As the Verge reported on Tuesday, the launch of the sixth cargo mission of the SpaceX Falcon 9 to the International Space Station was a complete success. The Dragon cargo ship is due to arrive at the International Space Station, carrying supplies...
  • 'Dragon: The Bruce Lee Story' is worth watching
    'Dragon: The Bruce Lee Story' is worth watching
    Today, almost every strip mall has a martial arts studio for children, and the closets of many children include kimono-inspired Karate uniforms. But the American fascination with eastern self-defense practices is a fairly new and can be traced to...
  • Elon Musk unveils the company's new manned spacecraft, The Dragon V2
    Boeing, SpaceX scramble to line up private customers for commercial spacecraft
    One of the criticisms of NASA’s commercial crew program is that it has positioned the space agency to be not only the primary investor but also the sole customer of the two spacecraft being developed by the finalists, SpaceX and Boeing. The...
  • green dragon
    The power of the herbal dragon
    Dragons are an important part of Asian culture. The Chinese see the dragon as a symbol of benevolent magical power. As with any marketing campaign, names are important. The term for dragon, Long, shows up in several powerful herbal medicines. It...
  • "New Mexico Film & Media Day" 2015
    'New Mexico Film & Media Day' at Santa Fe, NM on Feb. 23, 2015
    The "New Mexico Film & Media Day" will be held on Monday Feb. 23, 2015 at Santa Fe, NM. It is an all day event from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. It will take place inside the New Mexico State Capitol "Roundhouse"/ Paseo de Peralta and...
  • 'Dragon dinosaur' discovered: 50-foot-long behemoth found in middle of a city
    'Dragon dinosaur' discovered: 50-foot-long behemoth found in middle of a city
    Paleontologists have discovered what appears to be the fossilized bones of a "dragon dinosaur." The new species of dinosaur was unearthed in the city of Qijiang in southwestern China, and was quickly labeled by locals asQijianglong, or ...
  • The SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket carrying a Dragon supply ship lifts off
    SpaceX successfully launches Dragon cargo ship, landing of Falcon 9 fails
    SpaceX reported on Saturday that the fifth launch of the cargo version of its Dragon spacecraft lifted off successfully at 4:47 a.m. EST from Launch Complex 40 at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida. The Dragon is in Earth orbit headed...
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