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EARTH Masterpieces of Stone and Ice! VIDEO!
Offbeat  (tags: environment, video, earth, space )

CherAWAY
- 1308 days ago - livinggreenmag.com
Revel in Earth as Art. Watch this and other space videos
Can Astronauts Cook Fries?
Offbeat  (tags: space, cooking, fries, scienceinteresting, odd, off-beat )

David
- 1312 days ago - bbc.com
Interesting article that explains why future astronauts will probably NOT be cooking fries.
Space Pictures This Week: Cosmic Crash, Eroding Mars.
Offbeat  (tags: week, space, photos, cosmic crash, Mars, beautiful, interesting, technology )

Giana
- 1470 days ago - news.nationalgeographic.com
Beautiful photos.
NASA's Original Want Ad for Astronaut
Offbeat  (tags: wanted add, NASA, astronaut, interesting, humans, science, space )

Giana
- 1563 days ago - news.yahoo.com
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.
This Remarkable Thing   video
Offbeat  (tags: science, space, discovery, interesting, unusual )

Rebecca
- 1849 days ago - youtube.com
An inspirational video about the wonders of science. I am not sure how I first came upon this. I thought it had been posted on Care2, but I did a site search and did not find it on here. If it was posted here before, then thanks for showing me this.
Power Companies Prepare as Solar Storms Set to Hit Earth
Offbeat  (tags: unusual, interesting, space, energy )

Jae
- 2177 days ago - news.yahoo.com
Three large explosions from the Sun over the past few days have prompted U.S. government scientists to caution users of satellite, telecommunications and electric equipment to prepare for possible disruptions over the next few days.
Six Planets Now Aligned in the Dawn Sky | Planetary Alignment Sky Maps | Skywatching | Space.Com
Offbeat  (tags: space, plantets, allignment, Mercury, Venus, Mars, Jupiter, Uranus, Neptuneinteresting )

Pami
- 2275 days ago - space.com
If you go out any morning for the next four days, you'll be treated to a view of the crescent moon and all but one of the naked eye planets.
More Than 600 Pictures of Mars
Offbeat  (tags: mars, esa, space )

Judith
- 2328 days ago - esa.int
Cydonia, the face on Mars, and a lot more. Published by ESA the European counterpart of NASA. Enjoy
NASA Bake Sale (Pic)
Offbeat  (tags: nasa, space )

Hathawa
- 2355 days ago - mlive.com
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.
Space Junkyard: Scary Sci-Fi Movies Just Become a Reality
Offbeat  (tags: space, NASA, orbital debrices, space junk, litters, man-made, collision, Kessler Syndrome, hypervelocity menace, environment )

Naoko
- 2460 days ago - thestar.com.my
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
8 Fantastic Images of Mars
Offbeat  (tags: mars, planets, space, photos, earth, sun )

Merissa
- 2477 days ago - mnn.com
Mars: It's so enigmatic, it deserves its own sentence fragment. The fourth planet from the sun, Mars is one of our closest neighbors yet it remains a mystery.
Global Swoon Over the Moon Set for Saturday
Offbeat  (tags: global, moon, saturday, annual, international, nasa, space )

Merissa
- 2500 days ago - mnn.com
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.
Eco-Photos: Cheetah Cubs
Offbeat  (tags: news, photos, week, eco, animals, space, world )

Merissa
- 2507 days ago - mnn.com
Eco-photos of the week: Sept. 5-11 Some absolute stunners
NASA - A Chameleon Sky
Offbeat  (tags: nasa, sky, nebula, star, sun, space )

Merissa
- 2513 days ago - nasa.gov
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 ............
Trapped Chilean Miners Get Survival Tips From NASA
Offbeat  (tags: complex, rescue, chile, miners, trapped, nasa, space, ocean )

Merissa
- 2523 days ago - mnn.com
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.
 

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