Matt Sanderson

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It's Time to Tackle Interstellar Spaceflight, Experts Say

If humanity is serious about traveling to other star star systems in the foreseeable future, it needs to get the ball rolling now, say experts who …

First picture from set of live-action Kiki’s Delivery ... "Kadono herself recently met with the actress, and commented that she was impressed by Koshiba’s enthusiasm for the role.."[..] L'autrice del libro Eiko Kadono, ha visitato il set ed è rimasta impressionata dall'entusiasmo e i modi di fare di Koshiba nell'interpretare il ruolo di Kiki... .. Cosa ne pensate di questa ...novità? .... ...What do you think of this ...news? .... http://en.rocketnews24.com/2013/05/31/first-picture-from-set-of-live-action-kikis-delivery-service-released/

Awesome fanart of Chihiro and Kaonashi! <3 Hope you like it guys Source: http://vk.com/album-183732_164077765 ~Mika

This is without doubt one of my favorite crossovers.<3 Source: http://acvegan.blogspot.com/?m=1 -Arex

Albireo, beloved double star

Albireo is known best for the striking color contrast between its two stars – the brighter gold star and the dimmer blue star.<p>Albireo – also called …

What goes on when lightning strikes?

A new theory from Russian researchers suggests that lightning may be a by-product of cosmic rays. Surprisingly, despite studying lightning for …

What if Other Planets Were as Close to Earth as the Moon?

Visualization by Ron Miller @ Black Cat Studios<p>What if a celestial body like Jupiter, the biggest planet in our solar system, was as close to the …

International Space Station astronauts hopeful that they have stopped leak

Astronauts making a rare, hastily planned spacewalk replaced a pump outside the International Space Station on Saturday in the hope of plugging a …

Feynman: his birthday, his diagrams and his lectures | Jon Butterworth | Life & Physics

This evening BBC2 will show a documentary by Chris Riley about a remarkable man; Richard Feynman. Yesterday, on the 95th anniversary of Feynman's …

How Identical Twins Develop Different Personalities - D-brief

By Lisa Raffensperger | May 9, 2013 1:13 pm<p>Why are you who you are? At a simple level, biology says you’re a product of your genes and your …

Ovulation makes single women more likely to vote for Barack Obama. - Seriously, Science?

By Seriously Science | May 10, 2013 12:00 pm<p><i>Photo: flickr/ProgressOhio</i><p><i>The number of studies done about the effects of ovulation on a woman’s behavior</i> …

Physicists Show Time Flows Asymmetrically at the Electron Level

<i>[This article originally appeared in print as "Time Asymmetry Finally Found."]</i><p>At the level of tiny particles, the laws of physics are symmetrical in …

Why You Crave Sugary Foods Even if They Taste Like Crap - D-brief

By Breanna Draxler | May 8, 2013 12:08 pm<p>When, in a moment of weakness, you reach for that chocolate donut or bag of jelly beans, to all appearances …

Climate milestone: CO2 in Earth’s air tops 400 parts per million

It’s the highest measurement of carbon dioxide in Earth’s air since 1958. It’s possible there has not been this much CO2 in our air in more than 3 …

Climate Change

Element of the week: francium | video

This week's element is francium, which has the symbol <b>Fr</b> and the atomic number <b>87</b>.<p>Francium is a highly radioactive alkali metal that is vanishingly …

Astronauts replace pump on emergency spacewalk

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/science_environment/977000/977483_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1532502882_a99d00b9c6f2b2e458a0872a7f8d6131<p><b>Two US astronauts have replaced a pump on a spacewalk aimed at fixing a leak of ammonia from the International Space Station's cooling</b> …

Chris Hadfield

I'm a little repetitive with Mononoke's posts lately, i'm sorry about that but... I really love this art, thanks to Hoàng Tùng for share it! Great job! Artist: Hoang Duy Tung Hope you like it. ~Mika

Our Very Normal Solar System Isn't Normal Anymore

Some things you just count on. Like if we ever meet a space alien, it should have eyes (and maybe a head). Like somewhere out there, there are planets like ours. Like we have an ordinary solar system — "ordinary" because you know what it looks like ...<p>It's got a sun in the middle, little planets on …