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AHA ENTERTAINMENT PARTNERS WITH SPACETY TO LAUNCH THE WORLD’S FIRST POPULAR CARTOON CHARACTER INTO OUTER SPACE

AHA Entertainment, in cooperation with Spacety, one of the first commercial aerospace companies in China, held a successful press conference at the 2018 Tencent Global Partner Conference OPEN DAY on November 1, 2018 in Nanjing. The two companies announced a strategic partnership, whereby SEVEN, the popular character of AHA Entertainment’s franchised animation TV series Killer […]

IROC CEO BRUCE FURST SIGNS 1ST INTERGALACTIC MUSIC LICENSING AGREEMENT FOR OUTER SPACE

Megatrax is proud to enter a strategic partnership, via a licensing agreement, with Intergalactic Royalty Operations Corporation (iROC), an Austin, Texas, based provider of content and brand marketing, for use exclusively off planet earth; above the Karman Line (62 miles above sea level). Bruce Furst is the forward-thinking, Founder and CEO of iROC, formed in […]

MATTEL INC. RELEASES SNC DREAM CHASER SPACECRAFT MATCHBOX TOY

America’s next generation spaceplane will soon be available in stores. Toy maker Mattel, Inc. is releasing a Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) Dream Chaser spacecraft Matchbox® toy, which will be sold in stores starting in September. “We are thrilled that Dream Chaser will be inspiring kids everywhere and up close,” said Eren Ozmen, SNC owner, chairwoman […]

THIS BUD’S FOR MARS

39 million miles away, the next generation of space exploration awaits its first pioneers. And while life on the Red Planet is still in the near – yet distant – future, Budweiser just unveiled its own ambitious commitment, to create microgravity beer for when we make it to Mars. Known for raising a cold one […]

GIRL SCOUTS AND NETFLIX EMPOWER GIRLS TO EXPLORE STEM SUBJECTS

Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA) and Netflix are joining forces to empower young girls to envision their futures in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) fields. Centered around Project Mc2, a Netflix original series from MGA Entertainment Inc., the collaboration takes STEM beyond the small screen with hands-on experiences for Girl Scout troops at […]

BATTLEFIELD EARTH BY L. RON HUBBARD IS #1 NATIONAL BESTSELLER

Thirty-four years after its initial publication, L. Ron Hubbard’s timeless science fiction classic Battlefield Earth has once again burst onto the sales charts, soaring to the top of the bestseller lists. Battlefield Earth captured the #1 book slot across the board at Barnes & Noble and Books-a-Million, as well as ranking #1 in science fiction […]

TEAM LOFTS SKATEBOARD TO SPACE IN AWESOME VR FILM

121C has announced that it launched a carbon fiber skateboard to the edge of space above the Mojave Desert earlier this year. The event can be experienced in Virtual Reality (VR) narrated by NASA astronaut Michael López-Alegría. “The space jump of ‘Fearless’ Felix Baumgartner got us thinking about riding a skateboard down from space and […]

NASA INVITES PUBLIC TO SEND ARTWORK TO AN ASTEROID

NASA is calling all space enthusiasts to send their artistic endeavors on a journey aboard NASA’s Origins, Spectral Interpretation, Resource Identification, Security-Regolith Explorer (OSIRIS-REx) spacecraft. This will be the first U.S. mission to collect a sample of an asteroid and return it to Earth for study. OSIRIS-REx is scheduled to launch in September and travel […]

FLOWERING ZINNIAS SET STAGE FOR DEEP SPACE FOOD CROP RESEARCH

Zinnia plants from the Veggie ground control experiment at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida were harvested Feb. 11 in the same way that crew member Scott Kelly will harvest the zinnias growing in the Veggie system aboard the International Space Station on Feb. 14—Valentine’s Day. Flowering plants will help scientists learn more about growing […]

ZINNIAS FROM SPACE!

One of the most triumphant moments in the book and recent movie The Martian comes when lead character, Mark Watney, successfully grows a potato crop on Mars. It’s more than food for survival; he’s also nourishing his spirit. In space, there is no scent of baking bread, no wind on your face, no sound of […]

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