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Flying Frog Caught on Camera at NASA Moon Rocket Launch!
Offbeat  (tags: NASA, flying, frog, environment, animals, wildlife, unusual )

- 756 days ago -
One of three still-cameras setup around the launch site, triggered by sound, caught the small frog in the air. The frog is hard to miss in the photo with its arms and legs spread wide surrounded by debris from the wetlands, also lifted up by the power of
Sarah Palin Applies For Astronaut Position At NASA
Offbeat  (tags: funny, humor, interesting, odd, off-beat, sarah palin, teabaggers, teabaggers in space, nasa, funny )

- 779 days ago -
Sarah Palin along with two other people recently applied for an astronaut position at NASA. Many people over the years had told her she was a "space case", indicating to Sarah that she must have the right qualifications to be an astronaut.
NASA's Original Want Ad for Astronaut
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- 910 days ago -
Wanted: Human being willing to be strapped into highly combustible spaceship filled with thousands of gallons of rocket fuel. Must be willing to commute into space.
First Ever Stereo Images of the Entire Sun
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- 1673 days ago -
From NASA: I´s official. The sun is a sphere. Enjoy
NASA Bake Sale (Pic)
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- 1702 days ago -
NASA has been in a bit of a funding pickle for the past few years. The shuttles will be grounded soon and a replacement is up in the air.
Victory! NASA Shelves Radiation Experiments on Monkeys
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- 1766 days ago -
Following more than a year of vigorous campaigning by animal advocates, NASA has quietly shelved plans for cruel radiation experiments on dozens of monkeys that would have cost $1.75 million, and we are over the moon!
Space Junkyard: Scary Sci-Fi Movies Just Become a Reality
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- 1807 days ago -
The former NASA senior scientist for orbital debris research has described the cascading effect of of man-made space junk colliding and causing more fragments which would lead to even more collisions until the planet is surrounded by a belt of spinning
Congress Launches NASA Closer to Radiating Monkeys
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- 1830 days ago -
The National Aeronautics and Space Administration Authorization Act of 2010 (S. 3729) is on its way to Obama's desk. In some ways, it's a pretty routine authorization of cash for NASA to keep doing what NASA does. But here's why animal advocates are
Global Swoon Over the Moon Set for Saturday
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- 1847 days ago -
On Saturday, the world is invited to celebrate the first annual International Observe the Moon Night. And all you have to do to take part is look up.
NASA - A Chameleon Sky
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- 1860 days ago -
The sands of time are running out for the central star of this the Hourglass Nebula. With its nuclear fuel exhausted, this brief, spectacular, closing phase of a sun-like star's life occurs as its outer layers are ejected ............
Paul McCartney Begs Nasa to Cancel Space Monkey Experiments
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- 1869 days ago -
Sir Paul McCartney has begged Nasa to cancel its proposed space experiments on monkeys. The study would see squirrel monkeys jolted with radiation doses equivalent to three years' space travel. But in a letter to Nasa the Beatles legend said he'd
Avatar Director James Cameron Joins Forces With NASA In PSA Campaign
Offbeat  (tags: James Cameron, avatar movie, NASA, interesting, technology, humans, news )

Sally Ann
- 1870 days ago -
James Cameron, director of Avatar, the most successful film ever released, is featured in a series of new NASA public service announcements that describe the many contributions of the agencys Earth science program to environmental awareness an
Trapped Chilean Miners Get Survival Tips From NASA
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- 1870 days ago -
Facing one of the most complex rescue operations ever attempted, Chile is looking to space and the ocean depths for survival tips to help 33 miners endure months underground awaiting rescue.
European Union May Disclose Its UFO Files
Offbeat  (tags: European Union, UFO, NASA, Space )

- 1919 days ago -
Italian Northern League party leader Mario Borghezio has urged the EU to 'open the books' on UFO encounters. By Katherine Butler
Tweet This, NASA
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, Twitter, NASA, monkeys )

- 1996 days ago -
After you've tweeted at NASA, head on over to Lori Garver's Facebook page (she's NASA's deputy administrator) to let her know where you weigh in on the "Save the Monkeys" debate. And don't forget to link to PETA's action alert on your home page.

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