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Elon Musk describes some of SpaceX’s efforts to reduce the night visibility of Starlink satellites – TechCrunch

It is launch day for another series of Starlink satellites, which will bring the total number of satellites launched by SpaceX to 422. With each launch, the impact of the growing constellation of small, low-Earth orbit satellites on night sky visibility and scientific research is being discussed, and SpaceX has announced plans to make changes to address these concerns. Now …

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From Women in Space to Women in Technology: The Paradox of Visibility

Editor's Note: Aaron Zou is a California-based doctoral student specializing in media and cultural studies. The article reflects the author's opinion and not necessarily the views of CGTN. The first spacewalk reserved exclusively for women was scheduled for March 29 outside the International Space Station, but was discarded due to the lack of space suits of the correct size. According …

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Despite low visibility, Starts does not disappoint Stargazers | local news

Ten-year-old Sonya Moreno and Morgan Delira did not sleep. La Cañada elementary school students growing up in Lompoc said they saw a lot of rockets and missiles take off from Vandenberg Air Force Base. They are normal, they said, and usually not such a big deal. But early Saturday morning, thousands of friends and classmates flooded Lompoc Airport waiting for …

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