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Permanent Pictorial Cancellation:Sri Hari Kota

This PPC is very important for the collectors of space theme.This postmark was released with a special cover on 20th April 1976. The Illustration on cover shows– India’s First Sattelite “ARYABHATA”. Sriharikota is a barrier island   off the Bay of … Continue reading

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Korea will Issue Stamps on ‘Stories of the Mysterious Universe”

By Wolfgang Beyer, Vice Chairman of the German Philatelic Collector Group ArGe Zoologie The full sheet contains 10 different stamps and will issue on 21st March.The stamps depicts Aurora,Horsehead Nebula,Triangulum Galaxy,Bode’s Galaxy,Cigar Galaxy,Orion Nebula,Comet Lovejoy,Pleiades Star Cluster,Rose Nebula,Milky Way

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Chinese Postage Stamps Honor Shenzhou 11 Taikonauts Now on Space Lab

China’s latest astronauts to launch into space have landed on a series of stamps and related postal souvenirs celebrating their ongoing mission. The stamps feature the portraits of Jing and Chen. A third issue depicts the crew’s   Shenzhou 11-Tiangong 2 … Continue reading

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USPS Postmark on Astronomer Clyde William Tombaugh

The USPS has issued a postmark on 9th July 2016 on American astronomer Clyde William Tombaugh from his birthplace, Streator, Ill.Tombaugh is credited with discovering Pluto in 1930 when he was 24. Working at the Lowell Observatory in Flagstaff, Ariz., … Continue reading

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IOM Issued Stamps on Astronaut

Astronaut Tim Peake has returned to earth bringing with him some special Isle of Man Stamps.The British Astronaut Major returned from space.after spending six months on board the International Space Station.Whilst up there he signed seven stamp covers which were … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Romania

Halley Comet This postage stamp issue represents the overprint of the souvenir sheet of the issue The Return of Halley’s Comet, in 1986.Halley’s Comet is the most famous of the periodic comets, and could be seen about every 75 – 76 years. … Continue reading

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Belarus Issued Stamp on Communications Satellite Belintersat 1

Belarus post issued special stamp commemorating the launch of the first modern Belarusian communications satellite Belintersat 1.Belintersat-1 is a deployed geostationary telecommunications satellite, manufactured by the China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation (CASC) and Thales Alenia Space for the Belarusian government. The … Continue reading

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Canada : Star Trek stamps

Canada’s postal service has announced  to commemorate the 50th anniversary of Star Trek and Canada’s connection to the beloved sci-fi series. There are many variations on just straight stamps, including lenticular images of the U.S.S. Enterprise on postcards and larger posters. The main … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Indonesia

Total Solar Eclipse Year of the Monkey

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USPS : New Forever Stamps

Shirley Temple This is the 20th stamp in the Legends of Hollywood series. Shirley Temple Black (1928-2014), The world’s most famous film star as a child, she went on to a distinguished career in public service and international affairs. The stamp art … Continue reading

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