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34 votes

Why does the SpaceX reusable launcher use vertical rather than horizontal landing?

29 votes

Can James Webb take pictures of our solar system? In what ways will they differ from/compliment those from Hubble?

22 votes

Why would SpaceX not use parachutes for the final descent of the first stage?

16 votes

Do windows in space stations, the space shuttle, other spacecraft have practical usage?

14 votes
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Do Mariner 4 hand rendered images still exist?

13 votes

GPS / Iridium for human presence on Mars?

12 votes
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Could Orion repeat any of the Hubble Space Shuttle servicing missions?

11 votes

How can a rocket's self-destruct make for a safer situation than being out-of-control?

11 votes
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Did something go wrong during the Soyuz TMA-13M launch?

10 votes

How to simulate Earth's gravity in future colonies on other planets?

10 votes

What is the closest flyby to date?

9 votes

What lessons in Space Station design have come out of the ISS?

9 votes
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Could an upcoming comet lander be designed to cope with a greater variety of terrain types, compared to Philae?

8 votes

Why aren't there any space tugs in use?

8 votes

Are artificial satellites completely sealed or open to space?

8 votes
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SpaceX ITS - going beyond Mars

8 votes

Why is tethered artificial gravity hardly ever considered?

8 votes

How would a mousetrap for use in space work?

7 votes

Would colonising Antarctica be a good test for colonising Mars?

7 votes
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Is Rosetta really "in orbit around" 67P, or just conveniently co-located?

7 votes

What's salvageable from a dead satellite?

7 votes

Are there more operating interplanetary missions today than in the past?

7 votes
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Why did Philae the comet lander bounce?

7 votes
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Any "what if" plans for space programs?

6 votes

Has anyone proposed a serious space dirigible design?

6 votes

Are any rockets currently in use capable of putting a man on the Moon?

6 votes

Is there any application for very low thrust engines within atmosphere?

6 votes

Could Curiosity dig itself a burrow?

6 votes
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Is there an independent cost estimate of the Mars One proposal?

6 votes

Could lunar mining be used to service Low Earth Orbit?