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What Does A Real Astronaut Think Of 'Gravity'?

<i>Answer by Garrett Reisman, Former NASA Astronaut, on Quora,</i><p>★ ★ ★ ★ ☆<p>“Gravity” is the most realistic space movie ever. I mean, that Clooney guy looks just like me!<p>Actually I’ve been besieged with questions about what I thought about this movie ever since it came out. Just here at work at SpaceX last …

Fitbit Force review

I’ve come to a sobering conclusion about myself: I’m not a very active person. Despite maintaining a gym membership and only the best intentions, I still prefer to read, watch TV, and play games. This is precisely why I’ve never invested in a fitness-tracking gadget — if I’m not moving that much, …

Miami Heat Can't Comprehend the San Antonio Spurs' Nightmare

MIAMI — You'd think Chris Bosh could have rested easy this summer.<p>You'd think, as the center settled into the offseason following another Miami Heat triumph, he could have dimmed the lights, shut his eyes and drifted away, into sweet dreams of Champagne-dousing and ring-sizing. You'd think that any …

The New York Knicks' 5 Biggest Tests of the Early Season

For the first time in three years, the New York Knicks will not begin their season with a true rivalry game.<p>No offense to the Milwaukee Bucks, but they don't bring the excitement factor of last year's post-Sandy opener against the Heat, or 2011's Christmas Day opener against the Celtics.<p>But don't …

Ranking the NBA's New Uniforms

The NBA's meteoric rise from forgettable pastime to global powerhouse never happens without the names on the backs of jerseys.<p>Whether you're a holdover from the days of Larry Bird vs. Magic Johnson (or, further back, Bill Russell vs. Wilt Chamberlain), a follower since Michael Jordan was making …

LeBron James wants to wear short shorts

Who wears short shorts? The Miami Heat star and MVP... hopefully! We provide an artist's rendering.<p>LeBron James has a strong appreciation for NBA …

How Derrick Rose Can Exceed Insane Hype Surrounding Anticipated 2013-14 Return

Hey, have you heard that Derrick Rose is back?<p>Of course you have, and if you haven't, I have no idea why you're wasting your time reading about the NBA, because you clearly don't care about professional basketball.<p>Rose's return to the Chicago Bulls lineup has been accompanied by an absolutely …

Michael Jordan’s 56,000-square-foot suburban Chicago mansion is going up for auction

First, it was going to cost you $29 million. Then, it was $21 million. Now, if you want to buy the three-level, 56,000-square-foot compound in which …

HoopsHype

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Nets 'trying to carve out our identity'

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- The Brooklyn Nets are undergoing an attitude adjustment, with Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett overseeing the transformation.<p>On …

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