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The new hope, as provided by Star Wars

I>The Science of Star Wars/Iproducer John Copeland told RIZAL JOHAN what his documentary is all about in a telephone interview from California recently.

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SpaceX private rocket flight a bust

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (Reuters) - The debut flight of a low-cost launcher developed and financed by Internet billionaire Elon Musk lasted about a minute before the rocket failed due to unknown technical reasons on Friday.

World

Google sponsors $30 mln moon landing prize

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (Reuters) - Web search leader Google Inc. will sponsor a $30 million competition for an unmanned lunar landing, following up on the $10 million Ansari X Prize that spurred a private sector race to space.

World

Branson unveils plane that will launch spaceship

MOJAVE, Calif. (Reuters) - Entrepreneur Richard Branson on Monday unveiled the plane intended as the launch aircraft for a Virgin Galactic spaceship full of paying passengers.

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NASA gives space cargo contracts to start-up firms

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (Reuters) - NASA, rejecting aerospace giants Lockheed and Boeing, awarded $3.5 billion in contracts to start-up companies on Tuesday to deliver cargo to the International Space Station after the U.S. space shuttles are retired.

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NASA gives space cargo contracts to start-up firms

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (Reuters) - NASA, rejecting aerospace giants Lockheed and Boeing, awarded $3.5 billion in contracts to start-up companies on Tuesday to deliver cargo to the International Space Station after the U.S. space shuttles are retired.

Business

Ford, Nissan, Tesla's electric plans get US$8bil jolt

DEARBORN, Michigan: Cultivating the next generation of fuel-efficient vehicles, the Obama administration said Tuesday it would lend $5.9 billion to Ford Motor Co. and about $2.1 billion to Nissan Motor Co. and Tesla Motors Inc. in a government-industry partnership to build green cars.

Nation

US-based SpaceX launches Malaysia satellite

HAWTHORNE, California: Rocket developer Space Exploration Technologies said Tuesday it conducted its second fully successful launch, placing a Malaysian satellite into orbit.hr noshade size=-1 width=50%>

Business

Another bump in the road for Tesla Motors

SAN CARLOS, California (AP): There was a time not long ago when claiming paternity of electric car maker Tesla Motors was more of an admission than a boast.

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NASA wants proposals for U.S.-made space taxis

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (Reuters) - NASA plans to use $50 million of federal economic stimulus funds to seed development of commercial passenger transportation service to space, agency officials said on Monday.