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Astronaut posts first Vine from space, and it's lovely

Astronaut Reid Wiseman is currently zipping around miles above the surface of our Blue Marble inside the International Space Station. He's doing important scientific astronaut stuff, but he's also taking time to feed the public a series of stunning images from space via his very active Twitter …

Space Exploration

Deep Underground, Oceans Of Water May Be Trapped In A Crystal 'Sponge'

Science teachers may have to add a whole new layer to the water cycle.<p>Scientists have discovered evidence of a vast reservoir of water hiding up to 400 miles beneath the surface.<p>The discovery could transform our understanding of how the planet was formed, suggesting that Earth's water may have come …

Mt. Rainier victim predicted: 'Nothing will be easy on this climb'

As family members of six climbers believed to have died in a catastrophic fall on Mt. Rainier made their way to Washington state, officials said there are no plans to actively search for the bodies because of the treacherous terrain.<p>"All indications point towards a fall of 3,300 feet from near the …

Aqua Life Aquarium

Albino baby sea turtle in Khram Island, Thailand:

This is Sea Robin:

Octopus carved from a single block of wood

A Simple, Elegant Invention That Draws Water From Air

When Italian designer Arturo Vittori and Swiss architect Andreas Vogler first visited Ethiopia in 2012, they were shocked to see women and children forced to walk miles for water.<p>Only 34 percent of Ethiopians have access to a reliable water supply. Some travel up to six hours a day to fetch some …

Torah to join the Bible on the surface of the moon

An Israeli-based project wants to put a Sefer Torah on the lunar surface<p>A bible left behind on the lunar rover by Apollo 15 Commander David Scott may one day be joined by a Sefer Torah, a hand-written scroll sacred to Judaism. <i>New Scientist</i> reports this is the first of three culturally important …

The Many Lives of ISEE-3

This coming August, the California-based private company Skycorp will attempt to contact and possibly regain control over NASA’s International Sun-Earth Explorer-3 satellite, a spacecraft NASA has no plans to reuse. That's because the space agency has already repurposed ISEE-3, which launched on …


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