30 Breathtaking Satellite Photos That Will Change How You See Our World

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Daily Overview is a new project that shares one satellite photo from Digital Globes a day in an attempt to change the way we see our planet Earth. The project was inspired by the Overview Effect experience, which is a cognitive shift of perspective and worldview experienced by the astronauts when they get to see […]

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Hubble Reveals Farthest Star Explosion Yet

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Astronomers have spotted the most distant massive star explosion of its kind, a supernova that could help scientists better understand the nature of the universe. Using the Hubble Space Telescope, scientists recently caught sight of Supernova UDS10Wil (nicknamed SN Wilson) which exploded more than 10 billion years ago. It took more than 10 billion years […]

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Hubble Will Help Scientists Decide Next Stop For Pluto-Bound Probe

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An artist’s concept of the New Horizons space probe at Pluto. Image: Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory/Southwest Research Institute A NASA spacecraft’s historic flyby of Pluto is more than a year away, but researchers are already thinking about where the probe will go next. Scientists will use the space agency’s Hubble Space Telescope to […]

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Astronaut Struggles To Adjust To Earth’s Gravity

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ReelNASA is a NASA and space obsessed YouTube channel as their name suggests. In this new video that is apart of their Johnson Space Center satirical series, they poke fun at the common knowledge that astronauts must adjust to Earth’s gravity after returning from space.   As they showcase Tom Marshburn struggling with his pen and cup, it […]

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Where Obama and Romney Stand on Space Exploration

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The first televised debate tonight in Denver between President Barack Obama and Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney will cover domestic policy — including, perhaps, the two men’s visions for America’s space program. The differences between Obama and Romney are relatively clear in some arenas, such as tax policy and the role and size of government. […]

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Computer Animation Of New Mars Curiosity Rover

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The NASA space rocket which is carrying the new Mars Curiosity Rover has just launched, and will travel for almost nine months before arriving on Mars. This computer animation from April has naturally gone viral again now, and depicts how the new rover will land and work on Mars.    Read more: http://www.viralviralvideos.com/2011/11/26/computer-animation-of-new-mars-curiosity-rover/

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Space Station Astronauts Put GoPro Into Floating Water Bubble

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Astronauts spend their time on the International Space Station working on science experiments that can only be done in zero-gravity. But it’s not just hard work and number crunching. In this new video by NASA’s Marshall Center, a group of astronauts create a large bubble of floating water and then put a waterproof GoPro camera inside it. You […]

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