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An unmanned Falcon rocket lifted off Saturday from Florida’s Kennedy Space Center with a Dragon capsule that made a station delivery nearly three years ago.
SpaceX CRS-11: Falcon 9 launch & landing, 3 June 2017 SpaceX has been hauling station supplies for NASA for five years, both up and down.
McCabe is keeper of the Tantu totem (the spirit), which gives her the powers of animals like an elephant, falcon, dolphin, spider, etc.
A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket is scheduled to be launched from Kennedy Space Center.
Features including the double-hinged falcon-wing doors have constrained production and contributed to a costly $82,500 starting price.
Owls, vultures, hawks and falcons are the stars in this show.
That makes the rocket significantly smaller than a SpaceX Falcon 9, which stands as tall as 260 feet and can put out as much as 1,710,000 lbs. of thrust.
Five years of research spent tromping around a forest getting stung helped establish that this amazing falcon species has found a way to exploit wasp behavior to become a specialist on an unusual food source.
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Origin and Etymology of falcon
Middle English faucoun, falcon, from Anglo-French faucon, from Late Latin falcon-, falco, probably from Latin falc-, falx
First Known Use: 13th century
FALCON Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of falcon for English Language Learners
: a type of hawk that can fly very fast and is sometimes trained to hunt
FALCON Defined for Kids
Definition of falcon for Students
1 : a hawk trained for use in hunting small game
2 : any of several small hawks with long wings and swift flight
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