Post Tagged with: "Space"

How Do Astronauts Shave In Space?

August 29, 2014 at 10:09 am

Personal hygiene becomes very difficult when there’s a lack of gravity. How do astronauts shave and brush their teeth in space? Trace breaks down the […]

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Space Junk Falls To Earth, Crashes Through Roof

July 10, 2014 at 10:19 am

What fell through the roof of this family home? It was so hot, it had to be brought downstairs with oven mitts; it was later […]

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Six Decades of a Warming Earth

January 22, 2014 at 10:29 am

This visualization shows how global temperatures have risen from 1950 through the end of 2013. NASA scientists say 2013 tied for the seventh warmest of […]

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How the Rosetta spacecraft will orbit a comet

January 21, 2014 at 10:21 am

Asleep in the dark near Jupiter, a spacecraft is almost ready to make the first ever landing on a comet.

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2014: A New Year in Space

January 6, 2014 at 9:33 am

There’s a lot coming in space exploration in 2014!

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25 Strangest Things Found In Outer Space

October 4, 2013 at 11:34 am

The universe is a big place that we don’t very much about it. At least relatively speaking. What we do know, however, is that it […]

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Could We Stop An Asteroid? Feat. Bill Nye

July 26, 2013 at 10:01 am

Could we stop an asteroid on a collision course for Earth?

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Underground Bicycle Parking Systems in Japan

June 10, 2013 at 11:29 am

Too many bicycles and not enough space in Japan – so what do they do? They dig wells in the ground and build robotic systems […]

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Curiosity Drills Into Mars Again

May 22, 2013 at 10:02 am

The Mars Science Laboratory has completed its second drill into the surface of the Red Planet. The drilling target was nicknamed ‘Cumberland’.

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Can a Scream Be Heard in Space?

May 13, 2013 at 11:08 am

Astronaut Chris Hadfield explains that while there is no sound in space, there are plenty of sounds inside the pressurized space station.

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Solar System’s 10 Most Incredible Moons

May 9, 2013 at 10:54 am

Among the 166 moons of the Solar System, some wonderful worlds and even… Life?

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New Fusion Engine Gets to Mars in 30 Days

April 16, 2013 at 10:57 am

The speed of space travel is about to make a huge leap forward–cutting a trip to Mars from an agonizing eight months to as little […]

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Tears in Space (Don’t Fall)

April 9, 2013 at 10:00 am

Canadian Space Agency Astronaut Chris Hadfield demonstrates the physics of tears in space.

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How astronauts brush their teeth in space

April 2, 2013 at 9:44 am

Canadian astronaut and Commander of Expedition 35 demonstrates how astronauts brush their teeth in space. You might be surprised by what he reveals!

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Glimpse Into The Cosmic Dawn

March 29, 2013 at 10:59 am

Astronomers reveal most distant galaxy yet seen by humankind.

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