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November 28, 2011

 

model of the earth

Floating at the Center of the Earth

Here's an odd thing about weightlessness: if it were possible to live in the center of the earth we would be weightless there, too!

March 19, 2009

 

Astronauts working on Space Station

Stress in Space

Imagine being cooped up for months inside a space capsule or station with other astronauts, constantly checking equipment to make sure everything works.

January 2, 2009

 

Astronauts on the Moon

The Dangers of Lunar Dust

NASA is planning to send astronauts back to the moon fairly soon. However, there are a few kinks to work out, like what to do about moon dust.

December 19, 2006

 

a cup of teh tarik

Teh Tarik

Have you ever tried this Malaysian favorite? We've heard that it's out of this world. Literally!

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