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I Am Fascinated By Space Science

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    Traveling The Stars

    According to various web resources: The nearest star to our star, the sun is Proxima Centuri, just 4.22 short light years away. The Milky Way galaxy, our galaxy, is 100,000 light years in diameter and contains hundreds of billions of stars. So 10,000 light years really is right...
    outercalm outercalm 46-50, M 2 Responses Apr 20, 2012

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    From Orbital Mechanics to Bolides,

    Above the atmosphere to infinity (and beyond)! 
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Mar 28, 2009

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    Time Lag

    Wow i didn't know that the astronauts had communication delays on missions in space... Its about 4 s delay from moon to earth, And about 14 mins delay from mars to earth...SIGNIFICANT!! Wondering how a person like me would survive in there...:PĀ 
    Invisiblesomeone Invisiblesomeone 13-15, M 1 Response Aug 4, 2012

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    Space Science

    Space science,FascinatesĀ me,Always has,What's out there?Is there life?These sort of things,I'd love to know.
    startinover1 startinover1 46-50 May 21, 2012

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    Somewhere Out There...

    I have always been interested in what lies beyond our known universe...not that I am not thoroughly amazed at what lies in our own solar system. Looking at things in outer space makes me feel so insignificant but not overwhelmed. It's just so vast and filled with possibilities...
    sameoldsong sameoldsong 36-40, F Sep 24, 2012

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    RadioLab: Gotta Listen.

     If you have the time and the opportunity, listen to the Podcast of WNYC's RadioLab: Space Capsules. It's some of the most interesting and touching radio journalism I've heard. Briefly, it goes into a personal story centered around the Voyager mission and then the hosts talk...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Apr 15, 2009

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    Today In 1983, ...

    Pioneer X (Pioneer Ten), an exploratory space probe, became the first human-made object to leave our solar system by way of its purposely being sent to do so. (It's long past due that with our many years of intelligent awareness, the term "human-made" replace use of the term "man...
    eleanorssong eleanorssong 56-60, F Jun 13, 2012

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    This Website Is A Black Hole

    I sent it to a fellow EPeep a few weeks ago, and he digs it as much as I do: spacecollective [dot] org Enjoy.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Mar 9, 2013

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    Moon

    have you guys ever noticed moon has been brighter in recent years? or is this just my imagination?
    honeyangel honeyangel 46-50, F Aug 20, 2010

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    In Measured Amounts

    First, it was Carl Sagan.Then it was Ken Orkheimer (sp?) The latter of the two, as we used to call him "The Star Guzzler" was part of one of the more perfect moments in my life. You know the kind, when the stars and planets align just right and fortune or some other magic...
    johnnybliss johnnybliss 41-45, M Jun 22, 2012

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    I Missed The Lunar Moon

    It was storming all day and I did not think I can see it. So I went to sleep. My friend tells me she saw orange moon
    honeyangel honeyangel 46-50, F 3 Responses Dec 22, 2010

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    Possible Findings Of New Life

    Since I was in grade school, I have been interested in astronomy and the many new findings each year.  Most recently, there has been a finding in the Goldilocks zone, Gliese 581g.  It is found right in the middle of the Goldilocks zone, meaning that there is a higher...
    WildandYoung WildandYoung 18-21, F Sep 30, 2010

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    Related Experiences

    I'm extremely fascinated with black holes and the theories about them. I often wonder how it would feel to be up in space, to walk on the moon, to see what exists. I honestly get...
    ashb3r ashb3r 22-25, F 4 Responses Apr 16

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    The Hubble Telescope Celebrates 25 Years...NASA launched the Hubble Space Telescope, 25 years ago this week, on April 24, 1990. The $2.5 billion project has transformed the way the...
    sciguy18 sciguy18 56-60, M 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    Ahhhh! I hate science I - I no longer love science. I am devastated Ugh science is no longer my favourite class. I am tired of being strong in science I can't stand it anymore my...
    Ytat Ytat 16-17, F 21 hrs ago

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    Its overwhelming to me that there are places that mankind will never be, and cant be. i can talk and watch lectures for ever about physics and space.
    Adamh69 Adamh69 26-30, M 1 Response Apr 17

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    Will asteroid 2012 TC4 hit Earth in October 2017?On Oct. 12, 2017, the asteroid 2012 TC4 is slated to whizz by Earth dangerously close. The exact distance of its closest approach...
    nocool nocool 41-45, M 4 Responses Apr 13

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    I love Science, and have done since I was a child. It was my best subject in school and remains one of my favourite subjects now. I regard science, along with history, as by far...
    AnotherNightOwl AnotherNightOwl 36-40, M 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    I've always been fascinated by human behaviour. What I don't always take into consideration is that others are in turn fascinated by my behaviour. Someone stopped me on the street...
    Chrye Chrye 51-55, F 7 Responses Apr 10

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    I love learning about science. Marine Biology Living Environment Earth Science Ecology Anatomy and Physiology Astronomy Botany Zoology Etc.. and social sciences... Psychology...
    PsychGirl94 PsychGirl94 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 31

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    Lots of the scientific theories being developed just now, like quantum physics, were discussed over a millennium ago in a book called The Zohar. There is nothing new on the planet...
    Astrucbmt Astrucbmt 22-25, F 7 Responses Mar 31

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    I am going to hear Neil deGrasse Tyson -- Astrophysicist, Cosmologist, Author, PBS Science Show Host and Director of the Hayden Planetarium -- talk later this month. I will be...
    TakingStock TakingStock 51-55, M 3 Responses Apr 2

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    I'm taking Anatomy and Physiology 1 right now. I've really only studied the Earth sciences and chemistry before this. I am SO incredibly amazed at all that goes on in our bodies...
    MLH205 MLH205 41-45, F 1 Response Apr 3

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    I like outrageous acts of science on science channel
    deleted deleted 26-30 Apr 9

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    Bar Science I love the tv show, Bar Rescue. John Taffer, as the host, has run and turned around over 800 bars all over the world. It amazes me that people don't know basic...
    MsInvis MsInvis 46-50, F 1 Response Mar 31

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    Science is truly a phenomenal subject.
    mistersmartguy mistersmartguy 18-21, M 2 Responses Apr 1

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    I really really do. I f*cking love science. http://youtu.be/RECuQaaGGfA
    kittykat419 kittykat419 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 2

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    Bennett Jones: Biotech, Pharma & Lifesciences Biotechnology relies on continuous innovation, an ability to obtain and sustain funding for research and development, and having the...
    rancecarter rancecarter 22-25, M Apr 5

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    I love science in years to come I want to help solve string theory
    swagmuffin2295 swagmuffin2295 26-30, M 1 Response Apr 10

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    Hey, for those of you science lovers in to chemistry or if you are into molecular structures here's a uncommon molecular structure that I am wearing everyday and I don't exactly...
    Ytat Ytat 16-17, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I am indeed creating a space for the POSITIVE and the positive alone... Eschewing every form of negativity... In doing this...I am learning to appreciate everything and everyone...
    TouchaSoul TouchaSoul 31-35, F Mar 27

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    By the end of busy long and exhausted day I just want to be alone. I'm listening in to my tunes and enjoying my space. does anyone feel like that.
    Awesomegal81 Awesomegal81 31-35, F 3 Responses Apr 10

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    Its always been my favorite subject. I love learning new things and sharing cool facts. Speaking of which, did you know if you don't ********** regularly your penis will shrink...
    TGBman TGBman 22-25, M 2 Responses 6 hrs ago

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    Is it bad that I want to see them all?
    hatenthusiast hatenthusiast 26-30 2 Responses 6 hrs ago

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    It's not that I'm pro-drunk driving, but someone's gotta run out for burritos once nap time's over here at the daycare. Yummy!!
    biggunsatx biggunsatx 41-45, M 3 Responses 5 hrs ago

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    thought this a good read.. wanted to share..http://www.spiritscienceandmetaphysics.com/study-links-social-anxiety-to-high-iqs-empathetic-ability-sentinel-intelligence/
    nocool nocool 41-45, M 2 Responses 4 hrs ago

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    I am a Muslim and i am not a terrorist. Beautiful Video. ;)http://www.buzzfeed.com/abagg/blindfolded-love?bffbvid&utm_term=4ldqpj5#.ls0gjbawq     
    moonii moonii 18-21, F 3 Responses Mar 27

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    New born babies always fascinates me
    Amberzz Amberzz 13-15, F Mar 27

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    New born babies always fascinates me
    Amberzz Amberzz 13-15, F Mar 27

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    When I was younger I wanted to be accepted by others and have a few good friends. I always thought I would have a wife and kids and live a happy life. I was used and verbally...
    solojo solojo 31-35, M 3 Responses Mar 27

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    Me: "You can trust me. I want to be the one you share things with...things that you would never share with anyone else." Her: "Ok. Well, I suffer from a condition called Extreme...
    biggunsatx biggunsatx 41-45, M 13 Responses Mar 27

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    That female profile picture that only shows half her face but all her boobs... What if guys did that and all you saw was partial chin and a big ol' bulge?? Wait, I forgot where I...
    biggunsatx biggunsatx 41-45, M 15 Responses Mar 27

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