Progress docks at ISS; Manber on commercial lunar trips

The latest Progress cargo ship makes it to the ISS: Russian cargo ship docks with space station: Unmanned Progress craft carrying tiny satellite and birthday presents – msnbc.com/space.com – Jan.29.11.

It’s shipment includes Arissat-1. === As mentioned the other day, the Japanese HTV-2 cargo module that recently arrived at the ISS brought along a NanoRacks Platform with educational related experiments installed in it. Below, Jeffrey Manber of NanoRacks (and earlier MirCorp) critiques the commercial circumlunar trip offered by Space Adventures (via Spaceports blog) –

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