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SpaceX’s first crewed spacecraft successfully docks with the International Space Station

SpaceX’s Crew Dragon ‘Endeavor’ successfully docked with the International Space Station as planned on Sunday morning, marking another key milestone during this historic Commercial Crew demonstration mission it’s conducting with NASA. On board Crew Dragon were NASA astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken, the test pilots selected to be the first ever humans to fly on board SpaceX’s Crew Dragon, and the first people ever to make the trip to orbit aboard a spacecraft built by a private company. ...
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So, what’s next for Doug, Bob, and SpaceX’s Crew Dragon spacecraft?

Their big adventure is only just beginning
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SpaceX's Spacecraft Docks Successfully While U.S. And Russia Launch Cold War-Era Quips on the Ground

Some 19 hours after the launch of SpaceX’s Crew Dragon capsule in Florida, NASA astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley have been welcomed aboard the International Space Station following a successful docking. When asked about their journey, Hurley told NASA officials back on the ground that he “couldn’t be happier”…Read more...
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US astronauts enter space station in milestone mission

NASA astronauts entered the International Space Station on Sunday after a landmark 19-hour journey on the first crewed US spacecraft in nearly a decade, a triumph for SpaceX and private enterprise. The arrival completed the first leg of the trip, designed to test the capabilities of the Crew Dragon capsule. The spaceship's hatch opened at 1:02 pm Eastern Time (1702 GMT) as Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley carried out final procedures before crossing the threshold about 20 minutes later.
Tags: Spacex, News, US, Nasa, International Space Station, Bob Behnken, Doug Hurley


Trump Says ‘ANTIFA’ Will Be Designated As A Terrorist Organization

President Trump tweeted on Sunday that the U.S. will designate “ANTIFA” — a collective of anti-fascist leftist groups — as a terrorist organization after days of protests nationwide against the death of George Floyd. The United States of America will be designating ANTIFA as a Terrorist Organization. — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) May 31, 2020 Trump’s tweet, which provided no further details on the designation, came after he praised the National Guard for “the total shutdown” of prot...
Tags: Spacex, News, Minneapolis, Nasa, Protests, States, Portland Oregon, Trump, United States of America, National Guard, Donald J Trump, Kennedy Space Center, Minneapolis Minnesota, Proud Boys, Trump Tweets, Antifa


SpaceX Docking: Highlights From Astronauts’ Arrival at the Space Station

Nineteen hours after launching, two NASA astronauts will arrive at the International Space Station.
Tags: News, Nasa, International Space Station, Space Station, Hurley, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Robert L, Space Exploration Technologies Corp, Private Spaceflight, Space and Astronomy, Behnken, Douglas G


SpaceX Nasa Mission: Astronauts on historic mission enter space station

Nasa's Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken complete their 19-hour flight to the orbiting laboratory.
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Crew Dragon astronauts welcomed aboard the International Space Station

NASA astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley arrived safely
Tags: Space, Spacex, News, Trends, Nasa, Crew Dragon, Bob Behnken, Doug Hurley, Demo-2


Nasa SpaceX launch: What is the Crew Dragon?

A guide to SpaceX's Crew Dragon vehicle, which carried astronauts to the space station.
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SpaceX Dragon crew capsule docks at International Space Station

A milestone for two Nasa astronauts in historic missionFirst time since July 2011 that a US shuttle completes such a rendezvousA mere 19 hours after blasting off from Florida, and with a short break for some Black Sabbath music in between, two Nasa astronauts docked the SpaceX Dragon crew capsule to the International Space Station (ISS) on Sunday in another milestone moment for their historic mission.The precision move 262 miles about Earth, both spacecraft traveling at 17,500mph, was the first ...
Tags: Space, Spacex, Elon Musk, Florida, US, Nasa, Earth, International Space Station, International Space Station ISS, Trump Administration


SpaceX Crew Dragon capsule carrying NASA astronauts docks with ISS

Astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley docked with the International Space Station on Sunday, a milestone in SpaceX's first mission to fly humans.         [Author: Florida Today]
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SpaceX's new 'Endeavour' spaceship just made history by docking to the International Space Station with 2 NASA astronauts inside

SpaceX on Saturday launched its first humans into space: veteran NASA astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley. On Sunday morning, the astronauts caught up to the International Space Station inside their Endeavour spaceship — their new name for SpaceX's Crew Dragon spacecraft — and docked it there. The docking marks a big milestone in the Demo-2 mission, as it's called; Behnken and Hurley can now stay and work in space for up to 110 days before having to return home. The docking is also the firs...
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How to watch the SpaceX crew dock with space station

Two NASA astronauts​ lifted off aboard a SpaceX Crew Dragon, ushering in a new era for the U.S. space program.
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NASA Astronauts Arrive At Space Station After SpaceX Docking

The Dragon spacecraft carrying Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken docked automatically and required no assistance.
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George Floyd: Trump security adviser denies systemic racism in US – live

Robert O’Brien: ‘There are some bad cops that are racist’Mayors impose curfews, governors call in national guard amid violenceDispatch from Minneapolis: the night the city cracked down on protestsWashington: unrest comes to the White HouseAs protests rage, Trump comments inflame tensionsGet a fresh perspective on America – sign up to our First Thing newsletter 3.23pm BST In more upbeat news, the Dragon Capsule from the SpaceX mission has successfully docked at the International Space Station...
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SpaceX’s astronaut-riding Dragon arrives at space station

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — SpaceX delivered two astronauts to the International Space Station for NASA on Sunday, following up a historic liftoff with an equally smooth docking in yet another first for Elon Musk’s company. With test pilots Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken poised to take over manual control if necessary, the SpaceX Dragon capsule pulled up to the station and docked automatically, no assistance needed. The linkup occurred 262 miles above the China-Mongolia border. In this image taken f...
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Start your Monday smart: George Floyd, coronavirus, NASA, Ahmaud Arbery, jobs

Here's what you need to know to Get Up to Speed and On With Your Day.
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Watch NASA Astronauts on SpaceX Crew Dragon Docking with ISS

"We're less than 10 meters away..." "@AstroBehnken and @Astro_Doug are suited up, strapped in their seats and ready to be welcomed by the crew aboard the @Space_Station," NASA tweeted an hour ago. They're now just 135 meters away from the space station, and you can watch the docking live on YouTube. 1,024,406 people are already watching... "NASA astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken reported that the capsule was performing beautifully, as they closed in for the docking," reports the Assoc...
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Watch SpaceX, NASA, and 2 astronauts perform an historic private spaceship docking live online

SpaceX on Saturday launched it's first crewed mission into space with the flight of NASA astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken. The astronauts' Crew Dragon spaceship, which they named Endeavour once in orbit, spent the night catching up to the $150 billion International Space Station (ISS). The crew is performing a docking procedure that will fly them from about 400 meters below the ISS, up to 220 meters in front of it, and then in for a docking at roughly 10:39 a.m. ET. You can watch and lis...
Tags: Spacex, Elon Musk, US, Trends, Nasa, Earth, Iss, Demo, Hurley, International Space Station ISS, Hawthorne, Hawthorne California, Gwynne Shotwell, Behnken, Bob Behnken, Doug Hurley


Watch live as SpaceX’s first astronaut-carrying spacecraft docks with the International Space Station

Today at around 10:30 AM EDT (7:30 AM PDT), SpaceX’s Crew Dragon capsule will dock with the International Space Station, with NASA astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley on board. The two have been in flight on orbit since launching from Kennedy Space Center in Florida yesterday at 3:22 PM EDT, a historic launch that made SpaceX the first private space company to fly people to orbit. You can watch the livestream above to see the approach and docking maneuver, as well as the transfer proces...
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SpaceX Docking at the Space Station: Latest Updates

Nineteen hours after launching, two NASA astronauts will arrive at the International Space Station.
Tags: News, Nasa, International Space Station, Hurley, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Robert L, Space Exploration Technologies Corp, Private Spaceflight, Space and Astronomy, Behnken, Douglas G


How to watch Crew Dragon’s historic docking with the ISS today

Two NASA astronauts will soon arrive at the space station
Tags: Space, Spacex, News, Trends, Nasa, Crew Dragon, Demo-2


3 mind-blowing space facts with Neil deGrasse Tyson

Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson joins us to talk about one of our favorite subjects: space. In the three-chaptered video, Tyson speaks about the search for alien life inside and outside of the Goldilocks Zone, why the term "dark matter" should really be called "dark gravity," and how the rotation of the Earth may have been the deciding factor in a football game.These fascinating space facts, as well as others shared in Tyson's books, make it easier for everyone to grasp complex ideas that are...
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What Time Is the SpaceX Arrival at the Space Station? How to Watch

Nineteen hours after launching, two NASA astronauts will arrive at the International Space Station.
Tags: News, Nasa, International Space Station, Hurley, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Robert L, Space Exploration Technologies Corp, Private Spaceflight, Space and Astronomy, Behnken, Douglas G


Elon Musk said he was 'overcome with emotion' over SpaceX launch and the task of bringing astronauts home: 'I'm getting choked up, I'm sorry.'

Elon Musk said he was "overcome with emotion" after SpaceX's first-ever astronaut launch on Saturday. Though his adrenaline was at "100%" during the first launch attempt on Wednesday, the SpaceX CEO said he didn't feel nervous at all this weekend. Musk got choked up talking about his responsibility to bring the astronauts, who each have young children, home safely. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Elon Musk struggled to describe how he felt after SpaceX, the company he foun...
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NASA astronauts head for ISS on historic SpaceX flight

Two veteran NASA astronauts were headed for the International Space Station on Saturday after Elon Musk's SpaceX became the first commercial company to launch a rocket carrying humans into orbit, ushering in a new era in space travel. SpaceX's two-stage Falcon 9 rocket with astronauts Robert Behnken and Douglas Hurley aboard blasted off flawlessly in a cloud of bright orange flames and smoke from Florida's Kennedy Space Center for a 19-hour voyage to the space station.
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Watch astronaut Bob Behnken’s tour of the SpaceX Crew Dragon capsule

NASA astronaut gave the inside look soon after the rocket left the launchpad
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Watch astronaut Bob Behnken’s tour of SpaceX’s Crew Dragon capsule

Behnken gave the tour soon after SpaceX's rocket left the launchpad
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Watch as SpaceX and NASA make history

SpaceX and NASA make history by launching two astronauts on a mission to the International Space Station, the first crewed spaceflight to take off from US soil in nearly a decade.
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Watch SpaceX and NASA make history with launch

SpaceX and NASA make history by launching two astronauts on a mission to the International Space Station, the first crewed spaceflight to take off from US soil in nearly a decade.
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