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The pioneering SpaceX astronauts climb the International Space Station

The astronauts’ main mission, called Demo-2, is a final test of Crew Dragon’s performance before NASA certifies them for ISS crew transport missions. However, NASA decided to extend their stay so that Cassidy is not the only US astronaut on board the ISS. “The SpaceX crew, with Chris Cassidy already on board the International Space Station, will conduct experiments on …

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Protesters in the White House push through the barricade and climb onto vehicles of the secret service

On Saturday afternoon, protesters gathered in the White House and continued to push security barriers down Pennsylvania Avenue. This was one of the many new protests that emerged across the country on Saturday during the day – just hours after violent demonstrations shook cities from coast to coast on Friday evening. In the White House, demonstrators stood on intelligence vehicles …

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US futures climb stocks; Dollar strengthens: markets wrap

(Bloomberg) – US equity futures and European equities aimed for a fifth rise in six sessions, leading to a debate over whether the meltdown has ended given the continuing spread of the corona virus. Government bonds rose higher. Contracts on the top three major US stock indexes turned from losses to gains overnight as political leaders considered a fourth round …

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Uluru Climbing Ban: Tourists climb the sacred rock for the last time

Media playback is not supported on your device. Media Title Uluru-Tourist: "It's probably disrespectful, but we've risen." On Friday, huge crowds will attempt to scale the Australian Uluru before climbing is prohibited. The giant monolith – once known as Ayers Rock – is closed forever on Saturday. Uluru is sacred to his indigenous depositors, the Anangu, who long begged tourists …

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stocks rise ahead of US earnings; Treasuries Climb: Markets Wrap

(Bloomberg) – European equities rose on futures on US stock indices as investors prepared for the first big gains for the third quarter and further news about the trade dispute between the world's two largest economies. After a public holiday, the Treasuries also rose. The Stoxx Europe 600 Index rose, with all 19 sectors in the green zone, led by …

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Watch NASA's "Lemur" robot climb a cliff in Death Valley as an exercise for Mars

While the Curiosity Rover is adept, he can neither climb walls nor climb the polar ice caps on Mars. NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) is currently developing some far-reaching climbing robot concepts that can be used to explore hard-to-reach spots on other worlds to improve Crewless Rovers capabilities on the Red Planet (LEMUR) International Space Station developed. And while this …

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Man seen to climb London's shard skyscraper without harness

An eyewitness video shows a person climbing from the 940 meter high glass tower – the tallest building in the European Union – on Monday, and the local police say he did it without dishes. Police in the metropolis reported this At 5:15 local time, according to reports, was called by a "free climber" who climbed the skyscraper. "Rescue services …

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Carlin Dunne killed at Pikes Peak International Hill Climb

The Pikes Peak International Hill Climb is a legendary race that starts at 9,390 feet above sea level and ends on the 14,115-foot summit of a mountain as famous as any other in America. But over the past century, the race has also proved deadly, as our cover story of the 2016 Pikes Peak race details, describing the death of …

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Motorcycle racer Carlin Dunne dies at Pikes Peak International Hill Climb | sports coverage

Carlin Dunne knew the dangers of a motorcycle race on the American mountain. That's why he spent more than six months preparing for the 97th Broadmoor Pikes Peak International Hill Climb. But on Sunday morning, just a few meters from his fifth victory at 14,115 feet away, things went tragically wrong for the 36-year-old. One-year resident of Santa Barbara, California. …

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