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26 Home Theaters You Wish You Owned

Suddenly your couch seems really inadequate.

Stunning Video: 3 Years Of The Sun In 3 Minutes

We all deserve a break from the past week's news. This NASA video could be just the right thing.<p>According to the space agency, NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO) "captures a shot of the sun every 12 seconds in 10 different wavelengths." The video features images from the past three years, "at …

10 Places You Should Go While They're Still Cheap

And while there are plenty of tricks for squeezing the most out of every vacation dollar, one of the simplest options is to find a place that has a lot to offer but hasn't yet been hit by the price inflation that comes with big-time popularity.<p>Here are 10 destinations great enough to make the …

22 GIFs Of Stupid People In Ridiculous Infomercials

Now we all know 'infomercials' are designed to do two things, 1. Relate to your problem 2. Offer you a product that will solve it. The trouble is …

NASA And Google Chief Test-Launch An Internet That Works In Space

Earlier this month, an astronaut on the ISS controlled a small Lego robot in Germany using Disruption Tolerant Networking–a communication protocol that can transmit information over millions of miles.<p>Scientists are discovering new things about our universe all the time–including the existence of …

Stephen Hawking predicts end-of-Earth scenario

Stephen Hawking, one of the world's greatest physicists and cosmologists, is once again warning his fellow humans that our extinction is on the horizon unless we figure out a way to live in space.<p>Not known for conspiracy theories, Hawking's rationale is that the Earth is far too delicate a planet …

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The 5 Most Badass Things Ever Done in Space

Astronauts happen when test pilots fly enough to literally level up, and cosmonauts are so tough, they can use diamonds as chewing gum. Humanity …

Active debris removal

Active debris removal<p>ESA, as a space technology and operations agency, has identified active removal technologies as a strategic goal.<p>Active Debris …

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Hubble Takes First Visible Light Image of Extrasolar Planet

[/caption]<br>Persistence has paid off for astronomer Paul Kalas. After eight years and taking repeated photographs with the Hubble Space Telescope of a …