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Saturday, January 23, 2021


Halted rocket test could stall NASA moon shot, redo possible

By MARCIA DUNN AP Aerospace Writer CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) - NASA is considering a second firing of its moon rocket engines after a critical test...

NASA engine test taking place at Stennis Space Center Saturday

If you are in or near Hancock County Saturday, you may feel the ground shake and hear the roar of rocket engines. NASA will test-fire...

NASA shows off Mars’ Grand Canyon

Arizona's Grand Canyon may have met its match and it's not even on this planet. NASA released this photo of a canyon on Mars, the...

SpaceX launches 2nd crew, regular station crew flights begin

SpaceX has launched four astronauts to the International Space Station, kicking off regular crew flights from the U.S.

NASA: comet discovered to have its own Northern Lights

An out-of-this-world discovery; the Rosetta Mission just revealed Comet 67P has its own Northern Lights! NASA says this is the first time an ultraviolet aurora...

Hubble Telescope captures new images of Jupiter

NASA has released amazing new images of the weather on Jupiter from the Hubble Space Telescope. A crisp photo taken from 406-million miles way shows...

‘Save Space Camp’ drive prompted by virus reaches $1.5M goal

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) — A fundraising drive has reached its goal of bringing in $1.5 million to save Space Camp from closing because of...

Space Camp in danger of closing permanently due to pandemic

They’re launching a “Save Space Camp” fundraising drive

Countdown to Mars: NASA to launch rover this week

Source: NASA The search for ancient life on Mars continues with the launch of a new rover set to take off for the red planet...

‘Houston, we’ve had a problem’: Remembering Apollo 13 fifty years later

By MARCIA DUNN AP Aerospace Writer CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — Apollo 13's astronauts still shun superstition 50 years after their harrowing moonshot. Mission commander Jim Lovell...

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01/22 Ryan’s “Damp” Friday Night Forecast

Cloudy skies moved in last night, but the rain waited until today...just didn't see all that much of it.

Mega Millions jackpot hits $1 billion ahead of Friday drawing

The Mega Millions jackpot for Friday, January 22, just increased to an estimated annuity jackpot of $1 billion, the Mississippi Lottery Corporation announced. The new cash...

1/22 – Rob Knight’s “Gray/Gloomy” Friday Afternoon Forecast

A band of rain continues to affect the area heading into this afternoon...

Baseball Hall of Famer Hank Aaron dies

 Baseball great Hank Aaron has died at the age of 86.