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Re: NASA's New Horizons interplanetary probe: United States became the first country to reach Pluto

Xumbrarchist ·
Does that white shape look like the head of a dog? Pluto on Pluto? LOL Xum
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NASA To Outsource Space Travel To Private Companies As Part Of Obama's Budget Proposal

Cholly ·
WASHINGTON — Getting to space is about to be outsourced. The Obama administration on Monday will propose in its new budget spending billions of dollars to encourage private companies to build, launch and operate spacecraft for NASA and others. Uncle Sam would buy its astronauts a ride into space just like hopping in a taxi. The idea is that getting astronauts into orbit, which NASA has been doing for 49 years, is getting to be so old hat that someone other than the government can do it. It's...
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NASA's New Horizons interplanetary probe: United States became the first country to reach Pluto

sunnubian ·
July 14, 2015 New Horizons Spacecraft Displays Pluto’s Big Heart Pluto nearly fills the frame in this image from the Long Range Reconnaissance Imager (LORRI) aboard NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft, taken on July 13, 2015 when the spacecraft was 476,000 miles (768,000 kilometers) from the surface. This is the last and most detailed image sent to Earth before the spacecraft’s closest approach to Pluto on July 14. The color image has been combined with lower-resolution color information from the...
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Emmett Chappelle: The National Inventor’s Hall of Fame African-American Biochemist whose discovery led to a potential method of detecting life on other planet

sunnubian ·
Emmett Chappelle: The National Inventor’s Hall of Fame African-American Biochemist whose discovery led to a potential method of detecting life on other planet Meserette Kentake October 25, 2016 African American Bio , African American history , Black History , Famous Scorpio , History Makers , Icons , Inventor , Pioneer , Scientist|Inventor E mmett Chappelle is an African American scientist who has made valuable contributions in several fields: medicine, philanthropy, food science, and...
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Re: Emmett Chappelle: The National Inventor’s Hall of Fame African-American Biochemist whose discovery led to a potential method of detecting life on other planet

Kocolicious ·
We NEVER get the full credit to how we CONTRIBUTE to the greatness of America. Without us? Americans will STILL be riding in horse and buggies and using outhouses. Ignoring our brilliance to America's advancement is what's hurting the country....cuz MANY believe we were nothing but brainless slaves. And that's simply not true. But!
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Sundiata Acoli – “They are Determined to Bury Him Alive”

sunnubian ·
Sundiata Acoli – “They are Determined to Bury Him Alive” Submitted by Michael Z. Muhammad on Tue, 12/20/2016 - 15:32 Black political prisoners Share this story... Forward Print HTML Reddit Viadeo Google Plus One Linkedin Share Button Share on Facebook Tweet Widget by Michael Z. Muhammad He will turn 80 in January , but a New Jersey parole board wants to keep Sundiati Acoli in prison another 15 years. Just two years ago, a panel of judges ordered the parole board to “expeditiously set...
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More Than Spectacle: Upcoming Eclipse Will Reveal Some of Sun’s Mysteries and You Can Help

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More Than Spectacle: Upcoming Eclipse Will Reveal Some of Sun’s Mysteries and You Can Help By Associated Press - August 15, 2017 Amateur astronomer Mike Conley practices with the telescope he will use to document the Aug. 21 total solar eclipse. (AP Photo/Gillian Flaccus) WASHINGTON (AP) — The sun is about to spill some of its secrets, maybe even reveal a few hidden truths of the cosmos. And you can get in on the act next week if you are in the right place for the best solar eclipse in the...
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Re: More Than Spectacle: Upcoming Eclipse Will Reveal Some of Sun’s Mysteries and You Can Help

sunnubian ·
Don’t get scammed — Safe, NASA-approved eclipse glasses and where to snag a pair Fiza Pirani The Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2:30 p.m Monday, Aug. 14, 2017 National/World News <button class="janrainProvider janrain_native-facebookButton" data-bind="click: $root.shareUsing, event: { focus: $root.updateSelected }, attr: { 'class': 'janrainProvider janrain_' + buttonClass, title: $root.getProviderTitle($data) }, css: { 'shareScreenVisible': $root.shareScreen.visible,...
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