space platform

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a manned artificial satellite in a fixed orbit designed for scientific research

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Robotic refueling system for space platform servicing.
Designed to be a multi-room space platform and research facility, the station includes six laboratories where scientists will study scientific visualization and surgery, microgravity cancer treatments, and the development of space-grown sources of petroleum.
From the initial segments of the space platform a system of cables could be maneuvered into position while the center of gravity was maintained at the proper height.
As I look up at the MIR space platform each night, I can't help but wonder what our heavens will look like after countless private corporations and governments proceed with their plans for shooting more and bigger "junk" into orbit.
The meeting concluded with the announcement of a university design competition on the intriguing topic of aerobots, a space platform design that operates in a planetary atmosphere, combining aspects of orbiting platforms and surface vehicles.
The entrance to each housing unit is level with the day space platform, and a ramp connects the lower portion of the day space and lower cell level.
Videocon d2h has also introduced a new Active Bhakti music video channel and 2 regional devotional audio channels in Marathi & Bengali under its Active Music Space platform.
As it rides for less than a day on a free-flying space platform known as Spartan, scientists will study its response to solar heating and pressure.
CURRENT PLANS FOR the fielding of a space-based radar (SBR) capability in 2010 include developing and testing a space platform that can provide a ground moving target indicator (GMTI); precision geolocating; single-pass, digital, terrain-elevation data collection; electronic protection; single-pass, synthetic aperture radar (SAR) imaging; and high-data-rate, secure communications.
to get its commercial space platform off the ground.
In the recent past, Kenya has witnessed gender based attacks on the cyber space platform, including social media.
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