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Ken Kremer
Worked at Wyeth, American Cyanamid, Pfizer
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Read my story on #USAF certification of #SpaceX #Falcon 9 rocket for military launches
The U.S. Air Force announced Tuesday that they have certified SpaceX to launch the nations critical and highly valuable national security satellites on the firms Falcon 9 rocket, thereby breaking t...
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Rover team names key science exploration area after Charles Lindbergh's historic flight. read my story
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Read my story about budget clashes ahead between US Congress and the White House
NASA Administrator Charles Bolden media briefing at Launch Complex 37 at Cape Canaveral, Florida prior to successful Orion EFT-1 launch on Dec. 5, 2014. Credit: Ken Kremer/kenkremer.com[/...
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All systems are currently “GO” for the fourth launch of the US Air Force's secretive unmanned, X-37B military space plane this Wednesday, May 20, on a flight combining both US national security exp...
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Russian proton rocket fails today. read my story
For the second time in less than three weeks, a major disaster struck the Russian space program when the launch of a Proton-M rocket ended in catastrophic failure about eight minutes after today’s ...
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Read my story about changes to upcoming flights
Russia and its International Space Station (ISS) partners have prudently decided to postpone the scheduled upcoming crew rotations, involving departures and launches of station crews, in the wake o...
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Read my story about NASA at last returning to Europa:
In a major move forward on a long dreamed of mission to investigate the habitability of the subsurface ocean of Jupiter’s mysterious moon Europa, top NASA officials announced today, Tuesday, May 26...
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Read my story about Dragons return today
paceX Dragons seem to be flying nearly everywhere these days, coming and going at a record pace to the delight and relief of NASA, researchers and the space faring crews serving about the Internati...
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Read my story about the 4th #X37B launch
The X-37B, a reusable Air Force space plane launched today, May 20, from Cape Canaveral, Florida, on its fourth mission steeped in mystery as to its true goals for the U.S . military and was accomp...
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Commercial crew needed more than ever after twin recent Russian launch failures. Read my story at Sen
The recent failure of Russia's Progress cargo ship highlights the need for the U.S. to remove its sole reliance upon the Russian Soyuz launcher and crew capsule for transporting crew and cargo to the ISS. Ken Kremer spoke with NASA's Bill Gerstenmaier about the development of U.S. commercial space taxis and a future where multinational crews will launch aboard both Soyuz and commercial space taxis.
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NASA's Curiosity Mars rover recorded this view of the sun setting at the close of the mission's 956th Martian day, or sol (April 15, 2015), from the rover's location in Gale Crater. Credit:...
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Thanks Ken.....what a great time we live in!
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This image of Ceres was taken by NASA's Dawn spacecraft on May 4, 2015, from a distance of 8,400 miles (13,600 kilometers), in its RC3 mapping orbit. The brightest spots within a crater in the...
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Dr. Ken Kremer is a speaker, scientist, freelance science journalist (Princeton, NJ) and photographer whose articles, space exploration images and Mars mosaics have appeared in magazines, books, websites and calanders including Astronomy Picture of the Day and the covers of Aviation Week & Space Technology, Spaceflight and the Explorers Club magazines. Ken has presented at numerous educational institutions, civic & religious organizations, museums and astronomy clubs. Ken has reported first hand from the Kennedy Space Center and lectures on both Human and Robotic spaceflight - www.kenkremer.com


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  • State University of New York at Stony Brook
    Organic Chemistry, PhD, 1982