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I Am Fascinated By Space Science

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    Imagine how many stars are in our universe.

    .... how many planets are out there.. black holes and other theoretical things like wormholes ... space is fascinating and in our perspective infinite.. we haven't discovered even 1 measly percent of it... we still have 95% of earth's oceans yet to be explored let alone outer...
    Darasi Darasi 18-21, M 1 Response Jul 8

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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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    I see liars, cheaters, fraudulent people everywhere. No shame. It really really hard now to find someone sincere & loyal, who have feelings for others, who live for others not for...
    dansizzling dansizzling 26-30, M 1 Response 9 hrs ago

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    I have no idea why, but for some reason, people come up to me and tell me the story of their lives. One man told me he's on the run from the police and asked me if he should turn...
    DanteBlake23 DanteBlake23 36-40, M 5 Responses 11 hrs ago

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    Guilty! I've always been fascinated by physics and anything paranormal
    OrochimaruSama92 OrochimaruSama92 22-25, F 1 Response 23 hrs ago

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    I'm fascinated with my own behavior.... I consider myself an introvert...but , here's the Big Butt ... when I am around others in small gatherings I can enjoy myself ...when I am...
    enlightenedoneforone enlightenedoneforone 41-45, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    Watch: Scientists Use Sound Waves To Levitate And Manipulate MatterMeet the amazing acoustic levitator, a piece of equipment originally developed for NASA to simulate microgravity...
    nocool nocool 41-45, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    SCIENCE IS ELIMINATING MODELS OF GOD BUT NOT GOD Francis Bacon, the famous philosopher, has rightly said that a little knowledge of science makes man an atheist, but an in-depth...
    Goodsboy Goodsboy 22-25, M 5 days ago

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    For a while I've gotten closer and closer to believing that we are not the only ones around the Milky Way Galaxy, leave a lone the entire universe. It was surprising to learn that...
    lovegentle lovegentle 36-40, M 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    It takes lifetimes to get anywhere in space. I think this is undeniable truth, not fixable by technology, ever. The most obvious solutions are of no use:We can't speed up, since it...
    LawlessLuuk LawlessLuuk 22-25, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Am I the only person that still thinks that the US Space launches are the greatest? Make me very proud to be an American!
    cemerius cemerius 41-45, M 6 days ago

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    Recently I've become what I think it's like to truly be fascinated by humans. I find myself observing people's behaviors and try to learn each persons personality trait and predict...
    201rainbow 201rainbow 26-30, F 3 Responses 6 days ago

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    I was fat growing up as a child. I was teased and bullied for it, mentally abused. Hearing 'you're a fatass, you'll never have friends, you're too fat for love" eventually you tend...
    Bizarredot Bizarredot 41-45, M 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    EP is filled with people who have been hurt and with people who continue to hurt others. I am afraid to say I have been both. My halo fell a long time ago, and I'm afraid my...
    GypsyMiss GypsyMiss 36-40, F 5 Responses a week ago

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    'fascinated'...sounds like 'adoring'.
    sommersjo sommersjo 36-40, F 1 Response a week ago

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    Fascinated isn't the actually word I'm thinking of. Actually it's sort of sarcasm. I'm mainly confused with human behavior. What it is, is that I feel like I'm not from here. I...
    Indicudsarah Indicudsarah 18-21, F Jul 21

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    Yep, and I wish more people did too. When you consider the sheer vast expanse of outer space and our relative insignificance on this pale blue dot we call earth, it just kinda put...
    ClownNine ClownNine 56-60, M 1 Response Jul 21

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    Science in its own is not a sin but misapplication and abuse of it is, and if science is not stir with fear of God and sincerity the mechanism of our defeat will be us - When...
    difonia difonia 26-30, M Jul 20

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    Look what they found on Pluto... Spaaaaaace Sciiieence!
    Sinjintiger Sinjintiger 41-45, M Jul 19

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    This is the biggest piece of me that seems to get in the way of my relationships. No matter how I explain, no matter how far in advance I warn them, no one ever understands when it...
    EliRose03 EliRose03 22-25, F Jul 18

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    To all you those who possess extensive or even minimal knowledge about science: Never stop learning and expanding your mind. As a girl, there is nothing more attractive than a man...
    lilysworld lilysworld 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 16

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    Religion keeps stressing how humble it is, and how meek it is, how accepting; almost to the point of self-abnegation. While in reality it actually makes extraordinarily arrogant...
    snowwhitejrm snowwhitejrm 18-21, M Jul 16

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    So I have been thinking about this recently and I think science is just another religion. It made be laugh when I had that thought, because I know a few people who would lose their...
    CuriousGuy833 CuriousGuy833 22-25, M 2 Responses Jul 15

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    prolly gonna get a lot of hate for this, but a transgender friend and I were discussing the possibility of anatomically male people carrying babies, as in like male pregnancies...
    peaceinmiles peaceinmiles 18-21, F 4 Responses Jul 13

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    I am very much fascinated and interested in human behavior. I love watching others involved in different settings I enjoy teaching both undergraduate and graduate psychology...
    susanbornin1969 susanbornin1969 41-45, F 4 Responses Jul 13

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    Only religion can make people believe such detached and vile things. How can one not analyze themselves after having a friend walk out of their life? How can you genuinely tell...
    snowwhitejrm snowwhitejrm 18-21, M Jul 12

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    none of it is what it appear to be,all of it is man's way of understanding nothing
    miimii0069 miimii0069 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 11

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    I grew up in a Pentecostal home. My father was a pastor in a small congregation up in the north of Sweden.My father was an ardent pacifist, even during WWII. But that led to that...
    stesuswede stesuswede 66-70, M 2 Responses Jul 11

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    im a huge science junkie the podcasts on www.twis.org are fantastic to listen to
    EquilibreHippie EquilibreHippie 18-21, M Jul 10

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    Do atheists intimidate and or depress religious people when they speak against religion.
    snowwhitejrm snowwhitejrm 18-21, M 5 Responses Jul 9