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Ken Kremer
Worked at Wyeth, American Cyanamid, Pfizer
Attended State University of New York at Stony Brook
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NASA Juno is 1 week from Jupiter and snapping 1st pics of the biggest moons. Read my story w those pics and our mosaics (K Kremer/M Di Lorenzo) from Juno's Earth flybys
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My preview story for the SpaceX launch on June 15 of 2 commercial comsats
CAPE CANAVERAL AIR FORCE STATION, FL — Less than three weeks after their last launch and landing attempt involving a Thai payload, SpaceX is set to continue the firms rapid fire pace of satellite deliveries to orbit with a new mission involving a stacked pair of all-electric propulsion commercial comsats that are due to liftoff tomorrow, Wednesday morning.
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My preview story about the June 9 launch of ‪#‎America‬'s biggest rocket - the United Launch Alliance Delta 4 Heavy with ‪#‎NROL37‬.
CAPE CANAVERAL — A classified surveillance satellite set to fortify the reconnaissance capabilities of America’s spy masters is now set to launch this Thursday afternoon, June 9, atop America’s most powerful rocket - the Delta 4 Heavy.
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Check out my photo and story showing Mars at Closest Earth Approach Over SpaceX ‪#‎Falcon9‬ landed at Sea on Jun 1, 2016:
PORT CANAVERAL, FL - As you may have heard its Mars opposition season. What you may not have heard is that Mars made its closest Earth approach high in the nighttime Sunshine State skies coincidentally at the same time as a sea landed SpaceX Falcon 9 was visible just offshore floating on the horizon below.
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Orbital ATK Antares rocket passes crucial engine test. Read my story
Orbital ATK announced late Tuesday that the company’s Antares medium-class commercial rocket outfitted with new first stage RD-181 engines has successfully completed a test firing of the powerplants.
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The crashed @SpaceX booster from last launch/landing attempt on 6/15 is back in port. Read my story
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World's most powerful rocket (#DeltaIV) made by United Launch Alliance @ULAlaunch delivers US #NROL37 spysat to orbit on 6/11/16. My story and pics
CAPE CANAVERAL AIR FORCE STATION, FL — A top secret eavesdropping satellite constructed to support America’s national defense plowed a dazzling path to orbit Saturday riding atop the immense firepower of the mightiest rocket in the world - the triple barreled Delta IV Heavy powerhouse.
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2nd 'Lift Off' for newly recovered @SpaceX‪#‎Falcon9‬ after Musk's 'Baby Made it Home'. Read my story and photo gallery from space journalist friends Jeff Seibert, John Kraus and me.
PORT CANAVERAL, FL - The spent SpaceX Falcon 9 first stage booster that sped to space and back and landed safely at sea, ‘lifted off’ for a second time so to speak after CEO Elon Musk’s “Baby Made it Home” to her home port around lunchtime on June 2 - as I witnessed and reported here for Universe Today.
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Check out the eye-popping views of the arrival of SpaceX Falcon 9 booster arriving atop droneship today 6/2/16. My story and pics here.
Port Canaveral, FL- The first ever daylight arrival afforded endless eye-popping views of what can only be described as a truly radiant SpaceX Falcon 9 recovered first stage booster sailing victoriously into Port Canaveral, Florida, at lunchtime today, Thursday, June 2.
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Orbital ATK is all set for the 30 sec hot fire test of ‪#‎Antares‬ at VA launch pad on May 31. Details and my pad pics in my new story .
The soon to be reborn Orbital ATK Antares commercial rocket sporting new first stage engines has been raised at its repaired launch pad on Virginia’s eastern shore for a long awaited test firing of the powerplants. The static test firing is now slated to take place in less than 3 days on Tuesday evening, May 31.
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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