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 Space - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Public space is a term used to define areas of land which are open to all, whilst private property is that area of land owned by an individual or company, for their own use and pleasure.
The way in which space is perceived is an area which psychologists first began to study in the middle of the 19th century, and it is now thought by those concerned with such studies to be a distinct branch within psychology.
Currently, the standard space interval, called a standard meter or simply meter, is defined as the distance traveled by light in a vacuum during a time interval of 1/299792458 of a second (exact).
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Space   (1312 words)

 Outer space - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The vacuum of outer space is not really empty, it is sparsely filled with interesting things: several dozen organic molecules discovered to date by microwave spectroscopy, 2.7 K blackbody radiation left over from the big bang and the origin of the Universe, and cosmic rays, which include ionized atomic nuclei and various subatomic particles.
Outer space is used to distinguish it from airspace (and terrestrial locations).
Going from sea level to outer space produces a pressure difference of only about 15 lbf/sq in, equal to surfacing from an underwater depth of about 34 ft (10 m).
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Outer_space   (1126 words)

 collectSPACE - space history, space memorabilia, space artifacts, and space collectibles
Space Medal of Honor: This evening, at a gala celebrating the 25th anniversary of the first Space Shuttle mission, Robert Crippen became the 28th astronaut in history to be awarded the Congressional Space Medal of Honor.
Departures: The first female space shuttle commander and the leader of the STS-114 return to flight Discovery mission last July, Eileen Collins is leaving NASA, announced the space agency today.
A veteran of four space flights, Collins' 16 years as an astronaut have been punctuated by firsts, including the first woman to pilot the shuttle.
www.collectspace.com   (1326 words)

 space - andyh software
Space is a Windows application that offers you several ways of displaying and quickly pointing out the most space-hungry of directories and files on your drives.
Space can also print displays of the disk usage, and export the collected information in CSV format for importing into other programs.
- see what Space has to offer you...
www.andyhsoftware.co.uk /space   (170 words)

 Sanford & A Lifetime of Color: Study Art
Space is one of the elements of art.
Space is an empty place or surface in or around a work of art.
Space can be two-dimensional, three-dimensional, negative and/or positive.
www.sanford-artedventures.com /study/g_space.html   (69 words)

 Space - Wikiquote
Space Quotes to Ponder Over 100 brief quotations explaining why expansion of civilization into space is essential to the future survival and evolution of humankind.
"Once the threshold is crossed when there is a self-sustaining level of life in space, then life's long-range future will be secure irrespective of any of the risks on Earth (with the single exception of the catastrophic destruction of space itself).
"Interestingly, according to modern astronomers, space is finite.
en.wikiquote.org /wiki/Space   (613 words)

 Space Careers, the leading space and defense industry recruitment website. More space jobs than anywhere else.
Space Careers is owned and operated by Spacelinks, a space consultancy firm based in Toulouse, the aerospace capital of Europe.
Run by space professionals, Space Careers is a specialist niche jobs board designed to assist the space industry players with their recruitment issues on a worldwide basis.
Our purpose is to help those who are involved with the space industry manage their careers more effectively by bringing them the best information from the most reliable sources and to provide them with this information quickly, accurately and efficiently.
www.space-careers.com   (415 words)

 Space and Astronomy - refdesk.com
Basics of Space Flight - This is a training module designed primarily to help JPL operations people identify the range of concepts associated with deep space missions and grasp the relationships these concepts exhibit for space flight.
Space Environment Center - This National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration site, the official source of space weather alerts, warnings, and forecasts, provides current information on geomagnetic storms, solar winds, solar flares, and aurora activity.
Space Weather Forecast - daily weather reports from space, including Solar Storms and Meteor Showers, plus an introduction to Space Weather.
www.refdesk.com /space.html   (1666 words)

 Space Explorers - EnchantedLearning.com
Grissom flew the second manned US space flight, commanded the first two-man Gemini mission, and was killed along with Edward White II and Roger Chaffee in a launch pad fire during a test for the upcoming first Apollo flight, which Grissom was scheduled to command.
He was the first American to walk in space; he was also the first person to use jet propulsion to maneuver himself in space while on a spacewalk.
She flew on the space shuttle Endeavor (STS-47, Spacelab-J) as the Mission Specialist; the mission lifted off on September 12, 1992 and landed on September 20, 1992.
www.enchantedlearning.com /explorers/space.shtml   (1451 words)

 Wired 11.06: Mission to Mars, Utah
We are certainly capable, in 50 years, of having an Antarctica-style permanent science colony on the moon, and of having a space station located between the moon and Earth.
The current space station is the size of a three-bedroom home.
But living in space for many years changes the way people use their space, their personal space.
www.wired.com /wired/archive/11.06/space_spc.html   (874 words)

 brandchannel.com Space Branding Space Adventures and Virgin Galactic Brands brands brand branding news
There is little question that space tourism as defined by its own industry is an aspirational promise of what could be, tapping into universal childhood dreams of soaring past the stars in a spaceship.
Space Island Group is one such company that according to its website “will provide services, training, ground operations, communications and launch facilities for commercial space traffic and space stations where research and manufacturing facilities will coexist with plush resort hotels in orbit.”
While Space Adventures is the only company to successfully send private individuals to orbital space, and no company has yet to launch posh galactic accommodations much less econo-motels, the business competition is already heating up.
www.brandchannel.com /features_effect.asp?pf_id=240   (2515 words)

 MSN Spaces
See which of your Hotmail contacts has a space and quickly access it.
Use the Messenger contact list to see when a friend has updated their space.
It’s never a good idea to include any personally identifiable information such as your home address, phone numbers, Social Security, or credit card information on your Space.
spaces.msn.com   (192 words)

 World Almanac for Kids
The International Space Station is one of the brightest objects in the night sky.
The eight-day vacation of "space tourist" Dennis A. Tito, the world's first ordinary citizen in orbit, ended on May 6, 2001, when the Russian space capsule Soyez touched down in Kazakhstan.
The California man paid a reported $20 million for the visit to the International Space Station.
www.worldalmanacforkids.com /explore/space.html   (349 words)

 SpaceWeather.com -- News and information about meteor showers, solar flares, auroras, and near-Earth asteroids
NOAA Space Environment Center -- The official U.S. government bureau for real-time monitoring of solar and geophysical events, research in solar-terrestrial physics, and forecasting solar and geophysical disturbances.
Space Audio Streams: (University of Florida) 20 MHz radio emissions from Jupiter: #1, #2, #3, #4; (NASA/Marshall) INSPIRE: #1; (Stan Nelson of Roswell, New Mexico) meteor radar: #1, #2;
Potentially Hazardous Asteroids (PHAs) are space rocks larger than approximately 100m that can come closer to Earth than 0.05 AU.
www.spaceweather.com   (597 words)

 50 Places @ nationalgeographic.com
This fact-packed educational site includes information about the Hubble Space Telescope, an interactive time line, a trivia game, and a chance to see the questions that viewers of the PBS miniseries of the same name asked the experts.
This site offers a comprehensive overview of the slowly advancing idea of space tourism: It tracks the history and development of the futuristic field, posts surveys for individuals and tour companies, and lists links to academic and scientific sites.
This site features daily space facts, information on the Pentagon’s military space policy and the latest NASA missions, weather reports, and a chat forum.
www.nationalgeographic.com /traveler/space.html   (323 words)

 EUROPA - Space - - Homepage
The European Commission-funded SURE project is presenting extraordinary new research opportunities in space, primarily for Eastern European countries, where a strong community of researchers and industry has so far not had access to the International Space Station.
The Head of the Federal Space Agency of the Russian Federation (Roscosmos) Anatoliy Perminov, and European Commission Vice-President Günter Verheugen signed a joint document aimed at enhancing the bilateral relationship. An implementing agreement was also signed by Jean-Jacques Dordain, Director-General of the European Space Agency (ESA).
On the agenda were a broad range of activities and key policy issues spanning both sides of the Atlantic, including space applications such as Earth Observation (EO), satellite navigation and communications, space transport systems, space science and exploration, and regulatory issues.
europa.eu.int /comm/space/index_en.html   (518 words)

 SPACE.com -- News
NASA shuttle managers decided Thursday not to test fuel the external tank that will feed the Discovery orbiter during a planned launch this July, space agency officials said.
LOS ANGELES, California — A vibrant suborbital space travel industry, including space hotels, and treks to the Moon and beyond are attainable, but only if governmental regulations don’t stifle creativity and breakthroughs in building affordable and safe public spaceliners.
LOS ANGELES, California — Leaders of two private space ventures that suffered failures vowed today to try, try again.
www.space.com /news   (341 words)

 GlobalSecurity.org - Reliable Space News and Space Information
International Space Station Status Report NASA 24 Apr 2006 -- A shipment of supplies is on its way to the International Space Station.
International Space Station Update NASA 28 Apr 2006 -- The crew of the International Space Station began unloading some of the new supplies that arrived.
NASA Announces 14th International Space Station Crew NASA 02 May 2006 -- Astronauts Michael Lopez-Alegria and Sunita Williams and cosmonaut Mikhail Tyurin have been named as the 14th crew of the ISS.
www.globalsecurity.org /space   (1270 words)

 SPACE Alternative Arts Venue
SPACE presents contemporary, emerging and unconventional arts, artists, and ideas.
www.space538.org   (10 words)

 Space Future
Here you can learn about Space Tourism, see some of the proposed Space Vehicles, find out about the legal, medical, and environmental aspects of our Space Habitat, or discover the potential of Space Power.
Add Space Future to your handheld when you synchronise via an AvantGo channel, or browse the wireless-friendly Space Future Journal and Update pages.
You can also visit the Archive of papers and publications and browse the Space Future Journal for current news and features.
www.spacefuture.com   (290 words)

 National Space Society Home Page
Members and Chapters of the National Space Society are planning events across the nation and around the world for Yuri's Night, the world celebration of space on the anniversary of Yuri Gagarin's historic first spaceflight and the 25th anniversary of the first space shuttle launch.
National Space Society members and leaders were out in force for the world premiere of the new Tom Hanks IMAX space film, "Magnificent Desolation: Walking on the Moon 3D," at the National Air and Space Museum.
The National Space Society commends the White House for recognizing the vital importance of human space exploration in the 2007 budget for NASA.
www.nss.org   (1579 words)

 KidSites.com - Great Sites for Kids - Space Sites
Articles on science, space, the Internet, computers, and more are all here to help keep you informed of the latest advances in technology.
Learn about the Space Station, why it's being built, when it will be finished, how astronauts live in space, and more.
View hundreds of pictures of the earth and space in the Image Gallery, learn about the birth of stars, facts about our sun, the earth, and many other subjects.
www.kidsites.com /sites-edu/space.htm   (790 words)

 Browse on Space  - L'espace
(all existing matter and space considered as a whole)
space.browseon.com   (26 words)

 "Space" (2001)
I really recommend this show for anyone who is interested in space or who has ever wondered the answer to the question 'where do we really come from?' The whole series will not be a let down to anyone who watches it!
A brand new way to see space and where we came from!
User Comments: A brand new way to see space and where we came from!
www.imdb.com /title/tt0273608   (262 words)

 Students for the Exploration and Development of Space (SEDS) Home
SEDS (Students for the Exploration and Development of Space) is dedicated to expanding the role of human exploration and development of space.
Instead of taking its proper place in space history, sitting in the Smithsonian, it will be cannibalized for spare parts for Discovery and Endeavour.
NASA has announced the Space Shuttle Atlantis, fourth shuttle built, will be scrapped after its next mission or two.
www.seds.org   (808 words)

 Space Weather Resources
If you would like to subscribe to our space weather mailing list, just go to the Rice University Lists and subscribe to the SPACALRT Mailing List or send an e-mail to this address this address.
Space Physics WWW Reference (Education section) (General) (Overseas: Finland)
The UNH Space Weather Forecast Page(include the last week of Yohkoh images and the corresponding images from the previous solar rotation) -->
space.rice.edu /ISTP   (529 words)

 Wired News:
It'll be the first in a new generation of monster scopes that will peer deeper into space than ever before.
The millionaire scientist prefers to be called a "space flight participant," not a "space tourist."   Oct 1, 2005
  Pulling off a task likened to landing a jumbo jet in the Grand Canyon, Japan's space agency dropped a probe on the surface of an asteroid to collect rock samples.  Nov 26, 2005
www.wired.com /news/space   (432 words)

 SpaceRef - Space News As It Happens
Scientists have discovered that meteorites can carry primitive, organic particles that originated billions of years ago either in interstellar space, or in the outer reaches of the solar system as it was beginning to coalesce from gas and dust.
The 25th annual International Space Development Conference (ISDC) opened today in Los Angeles, the ISDC is jointly sponsored by the National Space Society (NSS) and the Planetary Society (TPS).
Following the Vision for Space Exploration, NASA is sending astronauts back to the Moon to stay longer and build bigger bases than Apollo astronauts ever did.
www.spaceref.com   (984 words)

 Space News From SpaceDaily.Com
US National Aeronautic and Space Administration chief Michael Griffin said last month he had accepted an invitation from the China National Space Administration to visit the country, although no date has yet been announced.
NASA's Hubble Space Telescope has given astronomers their most detailed look yet of a second red spot emerging on Jupiter.
The American Astronomical Society, unsatisfied with some of the specifics of NASA's proposed fiscal year 2007 budget, has been urging the agency to rethink its priorities and reconstitute some of the space science programs it had decided to eliminate, postpone or curtail.
www.spacedaily.com   (1185 words)

 SFMOMA e.space Main
These commissioned online projects explore new forms of storytelling — taking a fresh look at what constitutes an exhibition — within the unique space of the personal computer screen.
E.space was created to explore new art forms that exist only on the Web.
www.sfmoma.org /espace/espace_overview.html   (43 words)

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