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Synonyms for space travel

a voyage outside the Earth's atmosphere

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Despite Earth's rich history when it comes to space travel, only a few people have died in space.
Moonbound (Hill and Wang, $35, 9780374212452, eBook available) is a visually stunning history and celebration of space travel, packed with colorful episodes about humanity's centuries-long journey to the moon.
"Since the first commercial space astronaut in 2001, which cost around $20 million, the idea of affordable space travel sounds fascinating.
Last month, we heard that Bezos' space travel company Blue Origin, was aiming to selltickets for its commercial flights to space by next year.
Another initiative, the 'Multi-Mode Super Port' project, the first of its kind in the world, will provide an integrated travel outlet for both air and space travel.
Bangkok: Thailand's space research agency on Friday announced plans to send the durian fruit, which is known for its strong, stinky smell, to space by July, as part of a project to produce Thai food suitable for future space travel.
Ley pushed an open, international brotherhood of rocket scientists to speed up what he saw as a transcendent accomplishment for the human race: to promote rockets for space travel and not war.
Delegates were asked to consider which of several emerging technologies will have the greatest impact in the 21st century, including consumer space travel, defense technology, self-driving cars, the Internet of things and universal internet connectivity, with the majority voting for the latter two.
This is a detailed and informative book about the work of robots and the development of robotics in space travel. This includes the first use of robotics in studying the galaxy with probes, through to the sophisticated humanoid Robonaut currently employed on the International Space Station.
''Perhaps,'' answered Davenport, ''but there's six foot of dust on the Moon and, as the Astronomer Royal said, all the talk of space travel is utter bilge.'' ''We won't, but the Americans will,'' said the boy, and the class fell silent.
Launched in 2019, the Stellar Phoenix and its seven member highly-intelligent, highly-trained crew settle down to the routines of space travel and their two year maiden voyage mission of mapping the Milky Way Galaxy.
Some of the known effects of space travel on human bodies are bone loss and muscle weakness.
It paved the way for numerous breakthroughs in the area of space travel. Yuri became an inspiration, not just to his countrymen, but also to the world because of his successful journey to a place, which at that time, man could only dream of reaching.
Summary: In April of 2014, Elon Musk’s space travel company Space Exploration Technologies Corp (SpaceX) filed a lawsuit against the United States Air Force (USAF) ...
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