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Cool flame - unexpected discovery up on Space Station that can affect fuel efficiency in cars.
http://www.jacobsschool.ucsd.edu/news/news_releases/release.sfe?id=1548

Cool flame - unexpected discovery up on Space Station that can affect fuel efficiency in cars.

http://www.jacobsschool.ucsd.edu/news/news_releases/release.sfe?id=1548

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21,000 years ago, the ice over Montreal was 3 kilometers thick, and dwarfed the Sears and CN Towers. The land is still rising back up like a sponge from the great weight of the ice. Conditions changing over time. (xkcd)

21,000 years ago, the ice over Montreal was 3 kilometers thick, and dwarfed the Sears and CN Towers. The land is still rising back up like a sponge from the great weight of the ice. Conditions changing over time. (xkcd)

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A spaceship named George - launching tonight to the Space Station with 7 tons of welcome supplies.
http://www.itwire.com/science-news/space/64887-esa-george-lemaitre-spacecraft-set-to-launch-july-29-on-iss-trip

A spaceship named George - launching tonight to the Space Station with 7 tons of welcome supplies.

http://www.itwire.com/science-news/space/64887-esa-george-lemaitre-spacecraft-set-to-launch-july-29-on-iss-trip

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An interesting way to see who you’re sharing time with. The link slowly spins: xkcd.com/1335/

An interesting way to see who you’re sharing time with. The link slowly spins: xkcd.com/1335/

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Today there are 6 astronauts living and working in space and 4 under the sea, training: http://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/NEEMO/index.html

Today there are 6 astronauts living and working in space and 4 under the sea, training: http://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/NEEMO/index.html

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How to live on Mars? A crew has been simulating up on Mauna Loa for 120 days, finishing tomorrow. 
http://hi-seas.org/

How to live on Mars? A crew has been simulating up on Mauna Loa for 120 days, finishing tomorrow. 

http://hi-seas.org/

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Pilots talk with their hands. Photo by Ryan Carter at Majlis Mohamed bin Zayed.

Pilots talk with their hands. Photo by Ryan Carter at Majlis Mohamed bin Zayed.

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My Dad, Roger Hadfield, flying a B-17 in 1961 and 2014. Different millennium, same smile.

My Dad, Roger Hadfield, flying a B-17 in 1961 and 2014. Different millennium, same smile.

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An unexpected taste of Canada here in the United Arab Emirates. Black coffee and a maple donut at 44 deg C.

An unexpected taste of Canada here in the United Arab Emirates. Black coffee and a maple donut at 44 deg C.