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Nigeria To Send Astronauts To Space By 2015

Minister of Science and Technology, Prof. Ita Okon Bassey,  Thursday, said that Nigeria would by 2015 put its first set of astronauts to space. He said the move was part of government efforts to boost the economy through space technology. He also said technology transfer agreements between Nigerian entrepreneurs and their technical partners abroad had saved Nigeria over […]

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Earth Is In Trouble According To Report From Space:

“We have only one planet. From here I can see humanity’s footprint,” Kuipers said in introducing the report. “From space, you see the forest fires, you see the air pollution, you see erosion.” The report’s findings are sobering. “‘Business as usual’ projections estimate that we will need the equivalent of two planets by 2030 to […]

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