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Health 07 Aug 2005 | 12:00 AM

dZi continues to teach

By Jaguar Speaks

World 07 Aug 2005 | 12:00 AM

China typhoon weakens after killing three

BEIJING (Reuters) - Typhoon Matsa has weakened to a tropical storm as it has plowed north up China's coast, but eastern provinces are still bracing for torrential rains and possible floods, domestic media said on Sunday.

World 02 Aug 2005 | 12:00 AM

NASA improvises plan for delicate shuttle repair

HOUSTON (Reuters) - The Discovery crew on Tuesday worked out plans for an impromptu repair job that will send spacewalking astronaut Steve Robinson underneath the shuttle to work on its fragile belly for the first time in space history.

World 02 Aug 2005 | 12:00 AM

NASA improvises plan for delicate shuttle repair

HOUSTON (Reuters) - The Discovery crew on Tuesday worked out plans for an impromptu repair job that will send spacewalking astronaut Steve Robinson underneath the shuttle to work on its fragile belly for the first time in space history.

World 02 Aug 2005 | 12:00 AM

NASA astronauts say shuttle fix risky, but simple

HOUSTON (Reuters) - Discovery's astronauts had misgivings about the risky spacewalk mission to the shuttle's fragile belly but agreed to try the repair because it seemed relatively easy to do, crewmembers said on Tuesday.

World 25 Jul 2005 | 12:00 AM

Fuel glitch may not stop shuttle launch, says NASA

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (Reuters) - NASA is prepared to launch its first space shuttle mission since the Columbia accident 2-1/2 years ago even if a technical glitch that grounded Discovery on July 13 reoccurs, the U.S. space agency said on Sunday.

Business 15 Jul 2005 | 12:00 AM

A tiny sensor has caused big headaches for the aircraft manufacturing industry

A tiny sensor has caused big headaches for the aircraft manufacturing industry because of State Department concerns about foreign sales of the part.

Letters 03 Jul 2005 | 12:00 AM

Focus on the ties that bind us together

With TUN HANIF OMAR

World 29 Jun 2005 | 12:00 AM

NASA chief says shuttle 'ready to go' in July

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Shuttle Discovery should be ready to return to flight next month, NASA chief Michael Griffin said on Tuesday, one day after an oversight panel found the U.S. space agency fell short on three key safety concerns.

World 29 Jun 2005 | 12:00 AM

NASA chief says shuttle 'ready to go' in July

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Shuttle Discovery should be ready to return to flight next month, NASA chief Michael Griffin said on Tuesday, one day after an oversight panel found the U.S. space agency fell short on three key safety concerns.