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In what state are satellites left in when they are left in a graveyard orbit?

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What was so hard about the washer nuts on the JWST?

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Is it always one nozzle per combustion chamber and one combustion chamber per nozzle?

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Did Ed White, on his Gemini 4 spacewalk, have to release pressure from his suit to reenter the capsule?

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Examples of space research applied to Earthly manufacturing

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Why are lunar orbits unstable?

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Do any rocket engines besides the F1 need/require baffles?

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What prompted all of those private launch companies to get into the business?

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Why doesn't Rocket Lab use a solid stage?

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Why "strap-on" boosters, and how do other people say it?

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How precise must a satellite's orbit be?

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Do/could we have a mission ready to go for unexpected extrasolar objects?

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Who started conducting multiple-payload launches routinely, and on which vechicle?

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What specific contributions have ballooning experiments made to manned space flight?

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How long does it take to refresh helium-3 on the moon?

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How does an Atlas V control roll?

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Who uses a countdown, and who doesn't?

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Does every satellite operator build and operate their own ground station?

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What is happening with Zero2Infinity and the Bloostar?

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Where are all the space capsules? [duplicate]

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What lateral and rotational accelerations can a spacecraft achieve?

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Molecular propellant in ion engines

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What happened to International Microspace's $100 million contract?

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LOX as annular heat sink

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What is a good book on pre-Mercury space programs?

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Could "days" on the space Station be made shorter to accomodate sleep patterns?