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May. 18, 2012

On Eve of Launch, SpaceX Head Talks about Mission

Elon Musk on the Dragon launch, traveling to Mars, and--his other hobby--electric cars.

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Aug. 19, 2011

SpaceX Craft To Head To Space Station

The first privately built spacecraft could dock at the International Space Station this year.

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Apr. 16, 2010

Restructuring Space Flight

This week, President Obama rolled out details of how changing budgets and changing priorities will affect NASA. We'll talk about the future of the agency, including plans for a larger role for private business in space flight.

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Oct. 03, 2008

SpaceX Launch Successful

Last weekend, private space transportation company SpaceX successfully launched a payload into orbit. We'll talk with Elon Musk, the company's founder, about the launch of the Falcon 1 and what's next for the company.

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Every Spring, This Bird Struts its Stuff

\tThe Greater sage-grouse makes its living in sagebrush habitats across the western U.S. and Canada. Every year from late February to May, male sage-grouse perform a striking dance routine each morning at dawn. Jason Robinson, upland game coordinator for the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources, breaks down the dance and describes challenges the birds face in Utah.

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