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Clearwater Beach Florida #1 Best Beach

6 out of 10 Best US Beaches = Florida

The best beach in the U.S. is in Florida once again, according to the annual TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice Awards. Say hello to your new No. 1 Clearwater Beach. Florida landed six of the top 10 including 2015’s top winner Siesta Beach coming in at No. 3, followed by St. Pete Beach at No. 4, Pensacola […]

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Americans are choosing Florida

Florida become top destination for relocating Americans

When the U.S. economy slowed during the recession, so did one of the major demographic shifts of the last several decades. For a brief respite, the Northeast and Midwest stopped shedding quite so many residents to the burgeoning Sun Belt. That trend, though — which has big consequences for politics, among other things — has been picking back up. New […]

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Space X making history at Cape Canaveral

A new era for space begins at Florida’s Cape Canaveral

SpaceX’s Falcon 9 is back: back in service, blasting off Monday night after a six-month stand-down; and – just as remarkably for the company’s long-term plans — back on the ground, in one piece. The rocket company made its triumphant return to flight with a flawless 8:29 p.m. launch from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, […]

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Kennedy Space Center Space X Falcon 9

The final frontier reignites in Florida

Congress has finally approved a bill authorizing a modern commercial space industry, and advocates are hailing it as the open door that could lead to a rush of new ventures around Kennedy Space Center. On Monday night the House approved a final version of the U.S. Commercial Space Launch Competitive Act. It creates a framework […]

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Orlando to Miami just got easier

A privately owned and operated passenger rail service is on track to begin connecting travelers in four major Florida cities by mid-2017. Today, All Aboard Florida is slated to reveal that the new express inter-city train travel service, which will cost more than $3 billion to build, will be called theBrightline. Brightline trains will connect […]

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Blue Origin

Space race heats up in Florida

Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin to build, launch rockets from Cape Canaveral It’s official: Amazon Founder Jeff Bezos and his Blue Origin space company will build and launch new rockets from Cape Canaveral. In a company blog, Bezos said Blue Origin will launch its orbital vehicles from Launch Complex 36 on the Space Coast within the […]

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