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NASA’s Solar Sail Prepares to Fly

Navigating space isn’t as easy as crossing oceans. As Jason Dorrier comments below, there’s no air, water, or earth to push your spacecraft in another direction. As far as space travel is concerned rocket fuels and gravity-assist have been the … Continue reading

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Graphic Shows Sea Winds Mimic Van Gogh Paintings

NASA has released a new graphic showing the patterns of the sea winds over a period of several years, and the result bears a striking resemblance to Van Gogh’s famous portrayals of the night sky in his paintings. Watch the … Continue reading

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