What is the cargo of a spacecraft called?

Payload
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What star is labeled Alpha Ursa Minoris?
Polaris
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What is the name of the spacecraft that took the first men to the moon?
Apollo 11
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What satellite series was known as "fellow traveler"?
Sputnik
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What astrological sign starts on January 21st?
Aquarius
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What is Pluto's period of revolution around the sun?
247.7 Earth Years
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Who was the third person to walk on the moon?
Pete Conrad
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What rocket launched the Apollo program?
Saturn
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Mariner IV sent the first pictures of which planet back to earth?
Mars
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What is the "disk" that encircles a black hole called?
Accretion Disk
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What is the third brightest object in the Earth's sky?
Venus
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What is seventh planet in order of distance from the sun?
Uranus
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What is the second planet in distance from the sun?
Venus
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Which Apollo mission was launched on January 31, 1971?
Apollo 14
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How many earth days does it take for Mercury to circle the Sun?
88
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What year was the celestial object Pluto discovered?
1930
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How many astronauts manned each Apollo mission?
3
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What was the element mercury named after?
The Roman Messenger God
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What was the first planet discovered with the aid of a telescope?
Uranus
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What is the sixth planet from the sun?
Saturn
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What is a meteoroid called if it lands on the Earth's surface?
Meteorite
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What is a huge exploding star radiating as much energy as the sun would over about 10 billion years?
Supernova
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How many moons does Earth have?
1
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Which Apollo mission was launched on April 11, 1970?
Apollo 13
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By what name is a quasi-stellar radio source better known?
Quasar
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