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2014/12/17 14:19
2014/12/17 14:19
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There may not actually be life on mars, but “life on Mars” is an apparently immortal concept. Every time you think you’ve killed it off, it comes springing back into your face, cackling like a...
2014/12/17 14:19
2014/12/17 14:19
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2014/12/17 08:26
2014/12/17 08:26
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From NASA�s �Golden Record� to the deviant Moon Museum to an Australian project thumbing a ride up, Kate Hennessy introduces us to the art projects aiming for the stars. In 1977, NASA�s Voyager 1 and...
2014/12/16 03:02
2014/12/16 03:02
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... feeblest contemplations of the Cosmos stir us — there is a tingling in the spine, a catch in the voice, a faint sensation, as if a distant memory, of falling from a height. We know we are...
2014/12/15 20:52
2014/12/15 20:52
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Local officials said they had no recourse but to allow the Satanists to erect what looks like a goth amateur art school project. “My own personal opinion is I find this repulsive,” said John Wescott,...
2014/12/15 02:03
2014/12/15 02:03
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The best podcast episodes of all time? C’mon. How can you listen to 10 years’ worth of podcasts? Is something a podcast if it first aired on terrestrial radio? How do you weigh a rambling, bordering...
2014/12/12 15:45
2014/12/12 15:45
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If you're not sure where to get started, you can't go wrong with radio's quintessential show. Host Ira Glass — yes, The Ira Glass — will guide you through investigations into deeply personal stories,...
2014/12/11 17:02
2014/12/11 17:02
7d
MANILA, Philippines - Try searching the name Savannah Lumen online and chances are you won’t find anything about her, except, say, years-old Tumblr posts or YouTube clips of songs she made almost a...
2014/12/11 05:29
2014/12/11 05:29
7d
NORWALK, Conn. – Using his trademark humor and dressed in his signature bow tie, scientist Bill Nye spoke to a sold-out crowd at the Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk on topics such as space exploration,...
2014/12/10 20:48
2014/12/10 20:48
7d
Real skepticism is summed up by a quote popularized by Carl Sagan, “Extraordinary claims require extraordinary evidence.” Inhofe’s belief that global warming is “the greatest hoax ever perpetrated on...
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2014/12/07 16:45
2014/12/07 16:45
11d
The Monkey and the Hunter The Boston University department of Physics website puts it thus: "A hunter spies a monkey in a tree, takes aim, and fires. At the moment the bullet leaves the gun the monkey...
2014/12/05 16:40
2014/12/05 16:40
13d
... it's a little early. Maybe the time is not quite yet. But those other worlds, promising untold opportunities, beckon. Silently, they orbit the sun, waiting." That's just one of the wonderful...
2014/12/05 16:39
2014/12/05 16:39
13d
With Christmas just around the corner, Br. Guy Consolmagno gets a lot of questions this time of year about the star of Bethlehem that led the Magi to Jesus in the manger. Consolmagno is an astronomer...
2014/12/04 23:37
2014/12/04 23:37
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There is the mum (Jennifer Garner) who polices her daughter's online activities in absurdly zealous fashion. There is the adolescent girl who dreams of celebrity and, with her mother's encouragement,...
2014/12/04 10:45
2014/12/04 10:45
14d
If you're not sure where to get started, you can't go wrong with radio's quintessential show. Host Ira Glass — yes, The Ira Glass — will guide you through investigations into deeply personal stories,...
2014/12/03 20:42
2014/12/03 20:42
14d
There are not enough stars in the universe and now astronomers think they know why. Using the Hubble space telescope, they have discovered a distant galaxy in which star formation is itself driving...
2014/12/03 16:20
2014/12/03 16:20
15d
In 1995, I first interviewed Bill Nye the children’s educator/entertainer. His TV show was such a hit that 10,000 kids and parents showed up at the Ontario Science Centre for a day of The Science...
2014/12/02 05:46
2014/12/02 05:46
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SCIENCE fiction doesn’t do space justice. A new short film combines what we actually know with Carl Sagan’s vision of reaching for the stars — with awe-inspiring results. “Maybe it’s a little early....
2014/12/01 16:33
2014/12/01 16:33
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Millions have watched this incredible video envisioning the future of our solar system One of astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson’s quibbles with Interstellar is that the faraway planets that the...
2014/12/01 02:02
2014/12/01 02:02
17d
Everyone I know is raving about this short, speculative video about the future of space exploration. I’m not so enthused; I even find the words of Carl Sagan troubling. It’s lovely and all,...
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2014/11/30 12:48
2014/11/30 12:48
18d
Film Review The internet has fundamentally changed the way we interact with one another - but at the same time it, like, hasn't. That seems to be the message behind the cringey and contrived Men,...
2014/12/17 14:19
2014/12/17 14:19
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