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The Same Astronomer Who Nixed Pluto Just Made An Insanely Cool Discovery

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So many of us were disappointed by the fact that good old Pluto was booted from our celestial lineup, but the same astronomer who determined that the dwarf planet wasn’t up to snuff may have just made up for the loss with an exciting new find. Caltech professor of planetary astronomy Mike Brown is at […]

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50 Years After Being Lost In Space, A Satellite Is Now Sending Messages Back To Earth

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When we lose an object in space, it’s usually gone forever. That’s the fate that everyone was expecting for LES-1 (short for the Lincoln Experimental Satellite), which disappeared from all tracking devices in 1967. There were eight more LES satellites launched over the following ten years, but LES-1 was never recovered. Amateur astronomers were the […]

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28 Socks That Should Be Shot Into Space

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Humanity will be better off when our planet has been rid of these terrible socks. 1. These are just some of the socks which should probably be shot into space. View this image › imgur.com 2. Like these ones. View this image › imgur.com 3. These socks should be sent into space, and Mike should […]

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