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The Space Force Unveils 'Spacepower,' Its Plan to Conquer Space

The Space Force has released a 64-page military doctrine, explaining why the United States needs to flex its muscles in space and how the nascent military branch will seek to maintain dominance in a domain so far untouched by warfare.Read more...
Tags: Science, Military, United States, United States Military, Defence, Space Force, Space Force Doctrine, Space Defence


How SpaceX outmaneuvered Blue Origin and other rivals to clinch a prized Space Force launch agreement worth billions

SpaceX on Friday won part of an agreement with the Department of Defense to launch new rockets for the Space Force. Under the agreement, which may be worth billions of dollars, SpaceX is supposed to launch about 40% of classified missions from 2022 through 2027. United Launch Alliance will fly the remaining 60%. Competing proposals from Northrop Grumman and Blue Origin, founded by Jeff Bezos, did not win. To get to a point where it could win such a launch agreement, SpaceX had to fight incumbe...
Tags: Spacex, Elon Musk, Russia, US, America, Trends, Department Of Defense, Ukraine, Nasa, Pentagon, Npr, Mars, Lockheed Martin, Jeff Bezos, Air Force, Boeing


‘Hamilton’ Was a Huge Hit for Disney+ in July, Surprising No One

Hamilton is one of the biggest Broadway shows ever, so it makes sense that it’s also been a big hit on Disney+. The mouse house’s streaming service debuted Lin-Manuel Miranda‘s musical about Alexander Hamilton last month, and according to new data, it was three times bigger than anything streamed on Disney+ competitor Netflix. Variety is reporting that between Netflix, Hulu, Disney+, and Amazon, Disney+ was the big streaming winner for July. And it’s all thanks to Hamilton. According to 7Par...
Tags: Apple, Movies, Disney, Netflix, Broadway, Musical, Hulu, Hamilton, Alexander Hamilton, Lin Manuel Miranda, Netflix Variety, Disney Netflix, Amazon Disney, Space Force, HBO Max, Netflix Hulu Disney


The Space Force has a new recruit: A wild mustang

The Space Force has added a once-wild mustang to its conservation program. But don't worry, they won't be sending it to space.
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An Airman: First, Last, Always

As Goldfein’s service as 21st Chief of Staff comes to a close, his bond to Airmen remains strong  By SSgt Jeremy L Mosier, Secretary of the Air Force Public Affairs Gen. David L. Goldfein’s four-year tenure as the 21st U.S. Air Force Chief of Staff is coming to an end. As he takes stock of a period marked by ground-breaking achievements, including birth of the U.S. Space Force, the evolution of Joint All Domain Command and Control, and unprecedented challenges like the COVID-19 pandemic, ...
Tags: Congress, China, Russia, History, People, Afghanistan, Military, United States, Pentagon, John, Vietnam, Air Force, Nascar, Kosovo, James, Control


‘Space Force': Why Is General Naird’s Wife Maggie in Prison?

(This article does contain some spoilers for “Space Force” on Netflix)What’s the inverse of a gag? It’s a strange question, but it’s one that we’re asking because we think that’s what Netflix’s “Space Force” did throughout its first season. Instead of a running gag, this particular thing is like a running gag-by-omission. Like they joke-shaped hole in the middle of this show, but then didn’t put a joke in it.What we’re talking about here, of course, is the situation with Maggie Naird (Lisa Kudro...
Tags: News, Entertainment, Colorado, Netflix, Maggie, Daniels, Carell, Greg Daniels, Space Force, Naird, Mark Naird Steve Carell, Maggie Naird Lisa Kudrow


Space Force Unveils New Logo, Promises to Be "Always Above"

Now that we’re all totally ready to slip the surly bonds of Earth and aliens are real, it’s time for the United States Space Force to have a really badass logo to go with its mission.Read more...
Tags: Science, Earth, Logos, Space Force, United States Space Force


Expect More Wargames, Attention and Allies in the Arctic, Say Air and Space Force Chiefs

The first Arctic strategy of the Space Force era declares the region vital for US satellites and nuclear missile defenses — and in need of a lot of foreign help.
Tags: Defense, US, Space Force, Arctic Say Air and Space Force Chiefs


Netflix’s ‘Never Have I Ever,’ ‘Space Force’ Viewed by 40 Million Households, Per Proprietary Metrics

Forty million households tuned in to watch Mindy Kaling’s “Never Have I Ever” and Steve Carell starrer “Space Force” in their first four weeks on Netflix, the streaming company said in its second-quarter earnings results. Meanwhile, “Too Hot to Handle” reeled in 51 million households, while “Floor Is Lava” brought in a projected 37 million […]
Tags: News, Netflix, Steve Carell, Mindy Kaling, Space Force, Never Have I Ever


Sean Bean's Snowpiercer Identity Has Been Revealed

Somehow there are still Stephen King stories left to adapt. Netflix wants to bring Atomic Blonde 2 to life. Hanna’s back for season three at Amazon. The Michael Bay-produced coronavirus thriller adds a Riverdale star. Plus, potential good news for Space Force, and what’s to come on NOS4A2. Spoilers, go!Read more...
Tags: Amazon, Science, Michael Bay, Stephen King, Netflix, Songbird, Rat, Hanna, Sean Bean, Riverdale, Sam Raimi, Limbo, Space Force, NOS4A2, Atomic Blonde 2, Snow Piercer


The Morning Watch: Siskel & Ebert on Johnny Carson in 1986, The Layers of ‘Mad Men’ & More

The Morning Watch is a recurring feature that highlights a handful of noteworthy videos from around the web. They could be video essays, fanmade productions, featurettes, short films, hilarious sketches, or just anything that has to do with our favorite movies and TV shows. In this edition, watch a throwback clip to an appearance by famed film critics Gene Siskel and Roger Ebert on The Tonight Show with Johnny Carson. Plus, check out a video essay about Mad Men exploring how the show skillfull...
Tags: Apple, Lisa Kudrow, Movies, Friends, Netflix, Roger-Ebert, Jennifer-Aniston, Steve Carell, Chevy Chase, Don Draper, Mad Men, Ebert, Siskel, Johnny Carson, Siskel Ebert, Gene Siskel


Yodas, Witchers and Trekkies, Oh My! Sci-Fi and Fantasy Contenders Eye Emmys Music Gold

Baby Yoda. Jean-Luc Picard. A medieval witcher. A world where fairies have sex with humans. Steve Carrell aiming for the moon. A science-fiction anthology. The fantasy and sci-fi realms prospered on TV during the past season, particularly with the help of several gifted composers. The anthology “Tales From the Loop” (Amazon) boasted the most high-profile […]
Tags: News, Awards, Steve Carrell, The Witcher, Music for Screens, Space Force, The Mandalorian, Star Trek: Picard, Loop Amazon, Baby Yoda Jean Luc Picard


The Morning Watch: ‘Space Force’ Bloopers, Recalling the Dark Universe of the 1990s & More

The Morning Watch is a recurring feature that highlights a handful of noteworthy videos from around the web. They could be video essays, fanmade productions, featurettes, short films, hilarious sketches, or just anything that has to do with our favorite movies and TV shows. In this edition, watch bloopers from the first season of Netflix’s comedy series Space Force starring Steve Carell, John Malkovich, and more. Plus, a video essay from Patrick (H) Willems takes a look back at what we might ca...
Tags: The Morning Watch, Video Of The Day, Bram Stoker's Dracula, Frankenstein, Henry Cavill, Patrick-Stewart, Space Force, Steve-Carell, Wolf


SpaceX successfully launches GPS III space vehicle on behalf of the US Space Force

SpaceX successfully launched a GPS III satellite for the U.S. Space Force today. The Space Force took over the U.S. in-space GPS assets from the Air Force when it became its own dedicated wing of the U.S. armed forces. The launch employed a Falcon 9 rocket, the first stage of which was new and fresh from SpaceX’s factory floor. This launch did include a recovery attempt of the Falcon 9 booster, however, unlike the first GPS III launch that SpaceX launched in December 2018. SpaceX says that it...
Tags: TC, Space, Spacex, Tech, Earth, Satellite, Air Force, Falcon 9, Aerospace, Falcon, Global Positioning System, Space Force, U.S. Space Force, US Space Force, U S SpaceX


SpaceX successfully launches GPS III space vehicle on behalf of the U.S. Space Force

SpaceX successfully launched a GPS III satellite for the U.S. Space Force today. The Space Force took over the U.S. in-space GPS assets from the Air Force when it became its own dedicated wing of the U.S. armed forces. The launch employed a Falcon 9 rocket, the first stage of which was new and fresh from SpaceX’s factory floor. This launch did include a recovery attempt of the Falcon 9 booster, however, unlike the first GPS III launch that SpaceX launched in December 2018. SpaceX says that...
Tags: TC, Space, Spacex, Tech, Earth, Satellite, Gps, Air Force, Falcon 9, Aerospace, Falcon, Global Positioning System, Space Force, U S Space Force, U S SpaceX


SpaceX launches rocket carrying US Space Force satellite

HAWTHORNE — Hawthorne-based SpaceX launched a rocket carrying a US Space Force global positioning satellite into orbit Tuesday from Cape Canaveral in Florida. The Falcon 9 rocket carrying the GPS III SV03 satellite took off at 1:10 p.m. California time. It was pushed back from an original launch time of 12:55 p.m. The satellite launch was originally scheduled for April 29 but was delayed for two months due to the coronavirus pandemic. Space Force officials said the delay resulted in only mini...
Tags: Business, Spacex, Florida, News, California, US, Sport, Earth, Soccer, Cape Canaveral, Atlantic Ocean, SpaceX Falcon, Hawthorne, National Security Space, Top Stories LADN, Top Stories Breeze


SpaceX aims to launch US Space Force satellite: Watch live

HAWTHORNE — Hawthorne-based SpaceX will attempt another rocket launch from Cape Canaveral in Florida Tuesday, this time carrying a US Space Force global positioning satellite into orbit. The launch window for the Falcon 9 rocket carrying the GPS III SV03 satellite will open at 12:55 p.m. California time. The satellite launch was originally scheduled for April 29, but it was delayed for two months due to the coronavirus pandemic. Space Force officials said the delay resulted in only minimal co...
Tags: Business, Spacex, Florida, News, California, Sport, Soccer, Falcon, Cape Canaveral, Hawthorne, National Security Space, Top Stories LADN, Top Stories Breeze, Top Stories LBPT, Space Force, US Space Force


Amazon Launches Space Push To Drive Cloud-Computing Growth

Amazon.com is boosting efforts to lure military and commercial space organizations as major users of its cloud-computing services, hoping to benefit from rising government spending and burgeoning private investment. From a report: The move by Amazon Web Services, the online retail giant's cloud-computing arm, comes during a multiyear surge in U.S. military and civilian agency spending on space projects, with NASA, the Pentagon and their largest contractors -- including Lockheed Martin -- benefit...
Tags: Amazon, Microsoft, White House, Tech, Nasa, Aws, Capitol Hill, Pentagon, Lockheed Martin, Air Force, Amazon Web Services, Space Force, Ms Carlson, Teresa Carlson, Clint Crosier


Amazon Web Services launches a dedicated aerospace and satellite business

Amazon Web Services (AWS) is upping its space industry game with a dedicated business unit called Aerospace and Satellite Solutions (as first reported by the WSJ) that’s focused on space projects, including from customers like NASA, the U.S. military, and private space players including Lockheed Martin and others. AWS has already served satellite and space industry customers, including with its AWS Ground Station offering, which provides satellite communication and data processing as a ser...
Tags: Amazon, TC, Cloud, Space, Microsoft, Defense, Tech, Department Of Defense, Nasa, Aws, Pentagon, Lockheed Martin, Air Force, Aerospace, Amazon Web Services, Amazon Web Services AWS


Watch SpaceX launch a GPS III satellite for the U.S. Space Force live

SpaceX is set to launch a Falcon 9 rocket today from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida. The launch is set to take place at 3:55 PM EDT (12:55 PM PDT), with a 15-minute window opening at that time, and there is a backup opportunity on Wednesday, July 1 if the launch needs to be pushed back for any time. This rocket is carrying a GPS III Space Vehicle, which is named “Katherine Johnson” after the NASA mathematician who played a fundamental role in Mercury, Apollo and Space Shuttle ...
Tags: TC, Space, Spacex, Florida, Tech, Nasa, Gps, Falcon 9, Navigation, Aerospace, Falcon, Atlantic Ocean, Katherine Johnson, Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, StarLink, Bob Behnken


Elisabeth Moss-Led Horror Run Rabbit Run Acquired by STX

Elisabeth Moss-Led Horror Run Rabbit Run Acquired by STX Nearly two weeks after the Emmy-winning actress signed on to star in the project, Daina Reid’s horror-thriller Run Rabbit Run starring Elisabeth Moss (The Handmaid’s Tale) has been acquired by STX Entertainment in the first major deal from the virtual Cannes market, according to The Hollywood Reporter. RELATED: Elisabeth Moss to Lead Daina Reid’s Run Rabbit Run PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.g...
Tags: Amazon, Hbo, Movies, Australia, Netflix, Ireland, Wes Anderson, Xyz Films, Shirley, Kent, Mia, Hulu, Elisabeth Moss, Cannes, Sarah, Alexandre Desplat


Space Force Season 1 Episode 9 and Episode 10 Recap

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Space Force Season 1 Episode 9 and Episode 10 Recap In the previous episodes of Netflix’s Space Force, Maggie asked Gen. Naird for an open marriage, and Capt. Ali asked Chan to help her become an astronaut. In Space Force Season 1 Episode 9, Naird started dating Kelly King, while Ali and the other astronauts landed on the Moon, and in Space Force Season 1 Episode 10, Sec-Def ordered Naird to retaliate against the Chinese on the Moon. Back on the Moon Dr. Mallory felt th...
Tags: TV, Movies, Netflix, TV News, Maggie, Recap, Ali, Erin, TV Recap, Duncan, Kelly, Tony, CHAN, Mallory, ComingSoon, Space Force


What Internet Marketers Can Learn From Space Force

Should you trust your gut in internet marketing? How much should you trust your experts? General Naird from the U.S. Space Force has you covered, Space Cadet!
Tags: Business, Marketing, Morale Patches, Trust Your Gut, Space Force, U S Space Force, Naird, Trust The Experts, What Internet Marketers Can Learn


Space Force Season 1 Episode 7 and Episode 8 Recap

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Space Force Season 1 Episode 7 and Episode 8 Recap In the previous episode of Netflix’s Space Force, POTUS canceled Naird’s conjugal visit with his wife, and Erin and Duncan flirted at the frozen yogurt stall. In Space Force Season 1 Episode 7, POTUS insisted that Space Force use Edison Jaymes’ Skinny Fuel, and in Space Force Season 1 Episode 8, Naird finally was able to visit Maggie. Skinny Fuel POTUS wanted Space Force to look to the private sector to provide rocket f...
Tags: TV, Movies, Netflix, TV News, Maggie, Recap, Denver, Ali, Elizabeth Holmes, Erin, TV Recap, Duncan, Tony, CHAN, Mallory, Potus


Elisabeth Moss to Lead Daina Reid’s Run Rabbit Run

Elisabeth Moss to lead Daina Reid’s Run Rabbit Run After the roaring success of this year’s The Invisible Man, Elisabeth Moss is ready to return to the horror genre as she has signed on star in the upcoming paranormal thriller Run Rabbit Run, reuniting her with The Handmaid’s Tale director Daina Reid, according to The Hollywood Reporter. RELATED: Elisabeth Moss to Make Directorial Debut in Handmaid’s Tale Season 4 PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptS...
Tags: Amazon, Hbo, Movies, Australia, Netflix, Wes Anderson, Xyz Films, Shirley, Kent, Mia, Hulu, Elisabeth Moss, Cannes, Sarah, Alexandre Desplat, Moss


Are There Limits for a Sitcom Premise? A Pretty Much Pop Culture Podcast (#47) Discussion and Quiz

https://podtrac.com/pts/redirect.mp3/traffic.libsyn.com/secure/partiallyexaminedlife/PMP_047_6-3-20.mp3 Sitcoms provide a form of escapism that doesn't take one to a magical world of possibility, but instead to a basically unchanging, cozy environment with relatable characters engaged in low-stakes conflicts. So what are the limits on the type of premise that can ground a sitcom? While most of the longest lasting sitcoms have simple set-ups involving friends or co-workers, streaming has led ...
Tags: Google, Comedy, Television, Podcasts, College, Ricky Gervais, Armando Iannucci, Philadelphia, Brian, Mark, Facebook Twitter, Chuck Lorre, Parks Recreation, Noah Charney, Steven Shehori, Tony Maglio


Space Force Season 1 Episode 5 and Episode 6 Recap

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Space Force Season 1 Episode 5 and Episode 6 Recap In the previous episodes of Netflix’s Space Force, Naird and Mallory testified before Congress, and Naird participated in the Lunar Habitat Experiment. In Space Force Season 1 Episode 5, Space Force participated in Space Flag against the Air Force, and in Space Force Season 1 Episode 6, Naird and Mallory searched for a spy in Space Force. Space Flag To test exoskeleton technology, Space Force Blue Team competed in war ...
Tags: TV, Movies, Congress, India, Netflix, TV News, Streaming, Air Force, Recap, Lockheed, TV Recap, Duncan, Tony, CHAN, Raytheon, Jerome


The Real Space Force Might Lose Its Trademark to Netflix’s ‘Space Force’

The general consensus surrounding Netflix’s new comedy series Space Force is that it’s just not very good. Audiences and critics alike seem disappointed at Steve Carell’s return to TV comedy, but whatever the show lacks in quality it might make up for in…litigation. Because it looks like the real Space Force might lose its trademark to the fictional one. The real Space Force was first announced in March 2018, and quickly became a punchline. Netflix seized on this, promptly getting to work on...
Tags: Movies, Colorado, White House, Department Of Defense, Netflix, United States, Steve Carell, Air Force, Trump, Dod, Mark, U S Patent and Trademark Office, USSF, US Armed Forces, Space Force, Mark R Naird Steve Carell


The U.S. Space Force Is Losing a Trademark Battle With Netflix's Space Force

The real Space Force may be going down in flames against the fictional Space Force: According to the Hollywood Reporter, the newly founded military branch appears to be losing a trademark battle with the Netflix comedy show of the same name.Read more...
Tags: Hollywood, Science, Technology, Copyright, Netflix, Military, US military, Streaming, Air Force, Trademark, Space Force, Donald Trump Space Force, U S Space Force


Netflix Snags Space Force Trademarks Ahead of US Military

Space Force, the branch of the US armed services established by the Trump administration last December, now shares a name with a Netflix comedy starring Steve Carrell. From a report: The military reportedly isn't too concerned about possible confusion over the fictional show's name. Netflix, however, has reportedly secured trademark rights in Europe, Australia, Mexico and elsewhere for Space Force. Currently, the Air Force only owns a pending application for registration of the name Space Force ...
Tags: US, Tech, Netflix, Air Force, Trump, Steve Carrell, Space Force, Europe Australia Mexico, Hollywood Reporter Records