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I Am Fascinated By Space Science

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    Space Science

    Space science,Fascinates 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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    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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    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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    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...:P 
    Invisiblesomeone Invisiblesomeone 13-15, M 1 Response Aug 4, 2012

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    Related Experiences

    I love science,but more importantly I thank science,and all the human beings ,living or deceased,who have dedicated a portion or all of their life to finding answers to the...
    aquabunny aquabunny 22-25, F 2 Responses Mar 10

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    I have been watching science fiction movies for as long as I can remember. I like all styles, ranging from light-hearted escapism like Star Wars to more considered and cerebral...
    boxachocolates boxachocolates 36-40 Mar 17

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    I am fascinated by space and would live to travel the universe. Wish space travel was cheap and FTL speed was possible.
    tregan219 tregan219 26-30, M 6 days ago

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    Confirming Einstein, scientists find 'spacetime foam' not slowing down photons from faraway gamma-ray burst (Update)One hundred years after Albert Einstein formulated the general...
    nocool nocool 41-45, M 3 Responses Mar 16

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    .....and may the study of psychological science begin. May the odds ever be in my favour.
    Mikashirinkuto Mikashirinkuto 22-25, F 4 Responses Mar 11

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    I love science. It helps me keep going.
    Grache Grache 41-45, F 5 Responses Mar 12

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    On how much I cant stand Passives Aggressive types. I would rather engage in a physical fight against someone poised and determined to kill me, to roll around in the slippery...
    diegodlavega diegodlavega 46-50, M 9 Responses Mar 19

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    Time only stares back at empty spaces.
    Milesfromyou Milesfromyou 36-40, M 2 Responses Mar 6

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    I'm less fascinated and more annoyed by human behaviour. In person someone can be alright and won't do/say half the stuff they want to do/say, but as soon as they jump online they...
    jolley2k jolley2k 18-21, M 2 Responses Mar 2

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    Jalousy. Envy. Definitely. How far are people capable of going because of it. Also I know my English is not perfect, but please don't remind me of that. Some people would even...
    Glorian Glorian 31-35 1 Response Mar 23

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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...
    Scoodaloop Scoodaloop 18-21, F 1 Response 7 hrs ago

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    My parents struggled, I think, with an aspect of my personality. One where as soon as I've formulated a question I don't know the answer to, I am then permanently on a mission...
    GlassDog GlassDog 36-40 7 Responses Mar 23

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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 2 Responses 5 hrs ago

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    Ever since I was young, I was fascinated that different people, even in the same family, could behave so differently. I grew up in a large family and saw different behaviors that...
    ProgressivelyCurious ProgressivelyCurious 61-65, M 2 Responses Mar 17

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    I am currently working with elderly people. we have an dementia/Alzheimer's wing at our facility. I have become completely fascinated with a couple I will call the Smiths. he is...
    2batinman 2batinman 46-50, M 7 Responses Mar 18

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    Have you ever seen someone smell something and then look disgusted or even say ew and then they ask someone else to smell it and the other person does and has the same reaction? I...
    SapphicMinion SapphicMinion 26-30, F 6 Responses Mar 21

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    I am fascinated by the paranormal, I grew up in a house that was built in Michigan in the 1860's then moved log by log to Wisconsin. There has always been paranormal activity in...
    foreverrebel87 foreverrebel87 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 23

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    I have always been into science.. As a kid I would always tinker with stuff to see how things work… One day my family moved to a place in Georgia where I met a friend named...
    nocool nocool 41-45, M Mar 3

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    The world’s smallest human figure, by artist Jonty Hurwitz, is only as tall as a sheet of paper is thick--just 100 microns. To "sculpt" it, he had nanoscientist Stefan...
    Calif42 Calif42 46-50, M 3 Responses Mar 6

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    Slinky Drop...  How is it that the bottom of the slinky is mysteriously suspended in mid-air? Are there hidden wires? Is it computer trickery? As usual, the answer can be...
    sciguy18 sciguy18 56-60, M 6 Responses Mar 9

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    Bending Water  Many of you have probably seen (or performed) this demonstration. While it is a very simple demonstration most often conducted by children, the...
    sciguy18 sciguy18 56-60, M 3 Responses Mar 17

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    LIFE IS SCIENCE. You cannot escape it no matter how much you try. And I love it.
    Provoking Provoking 31-35 Mar 21

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    Currently in my 2hour science lesson.. Ffs this is boring.
    ThePinkPowerRangerBitch ThePinkPowerRangerBitch 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 23

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    So I understand the title for this experience group means to create a space here to share positive things. Great idea!! I love how its creator describes it! Its interesting that...
    Chrye Chrye 51-55, F 3 Responses 6 days ago

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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 17 hrs ago

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    Sept 13th 1999 - The Moon is blasted out of orbit in a nuclear cataclysm . The 311 personnel on moon base alpha are listed as being missing. A planned rescue attempt fails...
    Homejames Homejames 46-50, M 4 Responses Mar 15

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    I have had this question for a long time. So before the big bang, the universe or lack there of was made of moving particles and gases and such. And yes scientists say space is...
    littljay littljay 18-21, F Mar 2

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    dont know why but i do all the time. lol even mid convo when im the one talking i space out and just stare and stop talking lol..anybody else do that?
    jjazmyn1223 jjazmyn1223 16-17, F Mar 10

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    I like to have my space. It gives me room to do my own thing and relax. I have experienced times that were crowded. I like to move around.
    planter715 planter715 51-55, M Mar 10

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    back in the day, when I had an active fb profile, I came across this cute little app called space raiders. You did jobs, earned points, built up crew . . . and raided. It all went...
    itismichael itismichael 36-40, M 1 Response Mar 21

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    At the moment a family member is staying at my house at night. I'm alright with him, and if he needs to stay i don't mind i know it's ignorant but i seriously need my night times...
    Autumnflowers Autumnflowers 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 23