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NASA Needs a Visionary

NASA Needs a Visionary

Burt Rutan, an aviator whose SpaceShipOne won the $10 million Ansari X-Prize for making three suborbital space flights, said NASA (news - web sites) needs another Wernher von Braun ...

Japan earthquake toll rises to 14

Japan earthquake toll rises to 14

A powerful earthquake and strong aftershocks rocked northern Japan, killing at least 14 people, injuring more than 700 and knocking out power and phone services to at least 278,000 homes, media said.