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Arianespace Soyuz Orbits SES-15 Carrying FAA Hosted Payload.

Arianespace launched a Soyuz rocket May 18 from Europe’s space center in French Guiana, carrying the electrically propelled SES-15 satellite to geostationary transfer orbit.

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San Franciscans are obsessed with 'cacao ceremonies,' where they claim to get high on chocolate.

Mariana Bazo/ReutersA concentrated chocolate brew that is said to induce mind-altering experiences is taking over San Francisco. The cacao drink is made from raw cocoa beans mixed with chili or cayenne pepper and a sweetener. People say it tastes like bitter coffee cut with dirt. When consumed in "ceremonial" quantities , ...

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Arianespace launches SES-15 using Soyuz rocket.

Kourou, French Guiana May 19, 2017 Arianespace has orbited the SES-15 telecommunications satellite for European operator SES. Liftoff took place on Thursday, May 18 at 8:54 a.m. from the Guiana Space Center , Europe's Spaceport in French Guiana. This launch was the fifth of the year for Arianespace, and the second by Soyuz ...

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