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Watch NASA roll huge Artemis 1 moon rocket off the pad tonight

NASA plans to start rolling its Artemis 1 moon mission off the launch pad this evening (June 30), and you can watch the slow-moving action live. The Artemis 1 stack — a Space Launch System (SLS) rocket topped by an Orion crew capsule — is expected to depart Pad 39B at NASA's Kennedy Space Center (KSC) in Florida at 8 p.m. EDT tonight (0000 GMT on July 1), pending good weather. The duo will head toward KSC's cavernous Vehicle Assembly Building (VAB), making the 4-mile (6.4 kilometers) trip in eight to 12 hours atop NASA's enormous crawler-transporter 2 vehicle.
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'E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial' at 40: Spielberg’s charming sci-fi classic still offers wonder today

The cherished family-friendly movie we know and love started life as something much darker. Director Steven Spielberg’s iconic sci-fi fable, "E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial," celebrated its 40th anniversary this month and you’d be hard-pressed to name another Hollywood movie that’s more universally beloved than this crowd-pleaser about a stranded alien and a young California boy who rescues and befriends it.
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'Star Trek: Strange New Worlds' episode 8 suffers from a clash of styles

Warning: Spoilers for "Star Trek: Strange New Worlds" season 1, episode 8. The inaugural season of "Star Trek: Strange New Worlds" has had its share of genre-bending episodes, from the silly, sitcom-like "Spock Amok" (S01, E05) to the scenes of Captain Pike cooking the crew a luxurious meal in "Children of the Comet" (S01, E02). The eighth episode is no different, veering into fantasy territory throughout a lighthearted episode that nonetheless packs an emotional punch.
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Upcoming sci-fi TV shows for 2022

There’s plenty of sci-fi TV shows left to look forward to in 2022 and here’s what they’ve got to offer. We may be working our way through the months of 2022 but that doesn’t mean that the offerings of new and returning sci-fi TV shows isn’t still bountiful. Given that the pandemic delays are still giving us shows we’ve been waiting oh so patiently for, there’s a fair few highly-anticipated titles that are yet to hit our screens. But they are coming! In our list of the upcoming sci-fi TV shows for 2022, we’ve got the lowdown on all the dates you’ll want to get added to your calendar.
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