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The OSIRIS-REx Asteroid Sample Return Mission is scheduled to launch Thursday September 8th, with the launch window opening at 7:05 pm ET. NasaTV pre-launch coverage starts at 5:30 pm, and some previous news conferences are being replayed earlier in the day.
ulalaunch.com will apparently start their live webcast at 4:30 pm EDT.
 

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I recently read that this Channel is using latest technologies to deliver pictures in high quality. Happy to see this initiative from NASA.
 

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From Sunday Oct. 16 to Friday Oct. 21, there are several live events scheduled to occur (although weather and technical problems can delay the launches).
A Cygnus cargo vehicle is presently scheduled to launch at 8:03 p.m. ET Sunday night and arrive at the International Space Station on Wednesday, while a Soyuz launch of the next crew is scheduled for 4:05 a.m. ET on Wednesday, to arrive at the ISS on Friday.
http://www.nasa.gov/multimedia/nasatv/schedule.html

BTW -- If you did not know, you can see the ISS if the sky is not cloudy and it passes over you after sunset or before dawn. On the the same orbit before the Cygnus is scheduled to launch on Sunday night, the ISS might be seen from the Toronto area (it looks like it will be passing directly over Newcastle ON just after 7:35 p.m.) going from northwest to southeast.
http://spotthestation.nasa.gov

The European Space Agency's livestream page will have live coverage of the ExoMars lander separating from its orbiter on Sunday, followed by their arrival at Mars on Wednesday.
http://www.esa.int/Our_Activities/Space_Science/ExoMars/Watch_ExoMars_arrival_and_landing
 

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A bunch of small satellites are about to be launched on a Pegasus rocket dropped from an L-1011 aircraft (Thursday Dec. 15, at about 8:35 a.m. E.T. if it happens as scheduled).
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The L-1011 was converted from one that had previously been flown by Air Canada.
 

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Today Nasa TV has been showing On The Shoulders Of Giants, a half hour film about Apollo 17 made soon after the last moon landing, but it's barely audible and so blurry it looks like a bad fifth generation VHS tape copy. I know it's 44 years old now, but you'd think they could find some way to come up with a better looking copy of their own official film, since there are better versions of it that can be seen on YouTube.
 

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WatchRockets.com has a frequently updated schedule for upcoming launches with links to live webcasts when available. A satellite was launched from India today.

The Nasa TV website has a schedule for live events it will be showing.
http://www.nasa.gov/multimedia/nasatv/schedule.html
There are several interesting things happening in the next few weeks, with launches of resupply vehicles and a crew (including Canadian astronaut David Saint-Jacques) to the International Space Station, the InSight lander at Mars (Nov. 26), OSIRIS-REx arrival at asteroid Bennu (Dec. 3), and New Horizons flyby of Kuiper Belt object Ultima Thule on Jan. 1.
 

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Monday, Nov. 26: InSight Mars Landing Coverage Begins 2 p.m. ET (11 a.m. PT)

Touchdown will be around 3 p.m. ET. News conference will be 5 p.m. ET at the earliest.
 

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http://www.space.com/watch-rocket-launches-moon-arrival-asteroid-crash-webcasts.html
There Are 2 Rocket Launches, a Moon Arrival and Asteroid Crash on Thursday! Here's How to Watch
Not a webcast as far as I know, but for those who live in the Toronto area, former astronaut Dave Williams will be speaking at the Toronto Reference Library on Thursday Apr. 4 and North York Library on Tuesday Apr. 9.
http://rascto.ca/content/toronto-reference-library-dave-williams-defying-limits
http://rascto.ca/content/north-york-central-library-dave-williams-defying-limits
 

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Oops. Looks like Boeing's autopilot software somehow misfired the rocket, burning too much fuel, and now the capsule can't get to the space station.

Boeing might make good hardware, but their software sucks!
 

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Oops. Looks like Boeing's autopilot software somehow misfired the rocket, burning too much fuel, and now the capsule can't get to the space station.
Boeing might make good hardware, but their software sucks!
And their software had "numerous" problems.
https://spacenews.com/starliner-investigation-finds-numerous-problems-in-boeing-software-development-process/

There are two launches scheduled today (Sunday Feb. 9), an Antares/Cygnus and an Atlas V for the Solar Orbitor, though obviously launches can be delayed by weather or technical problems.
https://www.space.com/solar-orbiter-cygnus-ng-13-rocket-launch-double-header-webcasts.html
 

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Nasa TV webcast of launch of Mars 2020 Perseverance rover & Ingenuity helicopter is scheduled to begin at 7 a.m. E.T. on Thursday July 30, and there are news conferences and briefings in the preceding days.
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SpaceX Crew Dragon DM-2 splashdown is presently scheduled to happen on Sunday Aug. 2.
 
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