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Alka Seltzer In Space
Alka Seltzer In Space
Alka Seltzer In Space

Image of the Day: Alka Selter In Zero Gravity (GIF)

Beyond words.  My mind is numb.  Yet it's so effervescent.
 
Space
 
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Voyager 1 Deep Space
Voyager 1 Deep Space

Voyager 1 Reaches Deep Space

It's been almost 36 years since Voyager 1 left our quaint little planet and since then it's seen quite a bit, but today it's become the very first human spacecraft to travel outside of the heliosphere. For those that don't know...
 
Space
 
Nexus One Launched Into Space
Nexus One Launched Into Space
Nexus One Launched Into Space

Nexus One Launched Into Space On CubeSat

  While other smartphones can only dream of traveling where no man has gone before, Google's Nexus One can finally claim the distinction of being the first mobile phone to launched into low earth orbit. Developed by Surrey...

 
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LEGO Space Shuttle
LEGO Space Shuttle
LEGO Space Shuttle

LEGO Space Shuttle Flies 115,000 Feet (video)

[GR]bluQ4eOeBwo[/GR] Building a LEGO Space shuttle isn't exactly awe inspiring.  Send it to space?  Now we're talking. Teenager Oaida Raul teamed up with Steve Sammartino to send a Lego Space Shuttle 115,000 feet into the Earth...
 
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sithwallpaper

Four Days With Star Wars: The Old Republic

Let me preface this by saying that this is not a full fledged review, but rather some observations from my first four days inside the game world.  The review is still at least a few days off, and I'd like to make sure I get the...
 
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Space Camera Beats Your Phone’s Megapixels By Say, 1,388 Or So

For those feeling pretty cocky about their 14MP cameraphone, check this out: The Pan-STARRS space camera has 1,400 megapixels in a sensor almost sixteen inches long. Run by the PS1 Science Consortium, the camera takes 500 pictu...

 
Space
 
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NASA_Logo
NASA_Logo

NASA’s Face In Space Program Gets Your Ugly Mug Into Orbit

NASA wants you to get into space ... sort of. Their new Face In Space program is taking digital photos of everyday people like you and me and putting them on one of the last two Space Shuttle missions. Just head over to their w...
 
Biometrics
 
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zombiepig_600
zombiepig_600

Pentagon Plans Zombie Pig Project: Night of the Living Swine?

Now, you might look at the above title, and conclude that I've finally gone whistling fruitcrackers clear round the bend.  Or maybe just thoroughly insane for those who don't like colorful metaphors.  But I assure you it is tru...
 
Military
 
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metaklett-2
metaklett-2

Metaklett: Velcro 2.0

You know...sometimes velcro's just entirely too weak sauce for my taste.  Little cloth hooks that hold things together, no thank you.  I need something with a bit more testosterone.  Something a bit more MANLY. Heyyy...I know. ...

 
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Richard Branson’s Head Dude Says Commecial Space Flight Won’t Be As Safe “as the modern airliner”

Here's the full quote from Mr. Rutan, Richard Branson's head of Virgin Galactic space flight operation: "Don’t believe anyone who tells you that the safety level of new spaceships will be as safe as the modern airliner". That's...