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NASA Cold Atom Lab: Building the Coolest Place in the Universe

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NASA is working on creating the coolest -- and COLDEST -- place in the known universe via its Cold Atom Lab, Why? Find details and a terrific video here.
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Ted Rall on US Spying on Europe: Frenemies, Terrorists and Thieves

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Here's the latest from Ted Rall on US spying in Europe. We know the NSA is way up in the world's business, but now it has something to deny and that something is that it eavesdropped on 70 million French citizens' phone calls in 30 days, including politicians and business executives. None of whom were suspected of terrorism. Analysis from our Pulitzer nominated political commentator ...
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NASA Down, PRISM Up: US Government Shutdown infographic

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NASA is down, PRISM is up. The US Government Shutdown infographic explains the Oct 1 2013 shutdown. Here's why John C. Dvorak thinks NASA's shutdown screen is bogus. And why JPL's news about natural plastics found by the Saturn probe Cassini is still up.
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Manned Express Flight Docks with Space Station, Watch Live Stream Here

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Check out the ISS live stream -- the second-ever manned express flight of astronauts is docking with the International Space Station March 28 at 7:17 PT.
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Android Smartphone Satellites: NASA Launches Nexus One PhoneSats

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Android smartphone satellites in space. We kid you not: NASA launched three souped up Google Nexus One PhoneSats nto orbit. Madison Andrews reports.
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Three Years of Sun in Three Minutes: NASA Video

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NASA filmed the sun for three years straight. Here's the sun in three years in three minutes -- the video. Here's how NASA created the video, what space tech was required and where in the video you can catch comets, amazing flares and the Transit of Venus. Whoa.
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NASA Kepler Discovery: Three Habitable Planets? Discovery, Video, Infographic

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Click here to view NASA's news conference regarding the Kepler space telescope's latest discovery of three potentially habitable planets -- exoplanets in habitable zones -- in two newly discovered planetary systems. The three planets are closer to Earth's size and cllme than others so far discovered. Scientists discovered seven new exoplanets in all today. Developing. Details here. Charts. More.
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NASA: Black Hole To Eat Dust Cloud in 2013, Scope Nails Millions of Black Holes Elsewhere

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NASA: Says Its scope Chandra has located millions of black holes in the universe, and that's just a sliver. And there's a massive one in our Milky Way Galaxy scientists believe will suck up a big gas cloud in 2013. Holy Moley, Batman! Check out the video, pics, more.
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Mars Curiosity Lander, Samsung vs. Apple: Tech 411

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This week on Tech 411, our Todd Moore and Oscar Santana discuss the landing of the Mars Curiosity Rover and whether it was even worth the effort. Also, Samsung wants you to give up your Apple iPhone. Seriously? Not in Todd Moore's house ...
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Mars 2012: From Ray Bradbury Landing, Curiosity Takes First Tentative Drive

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Ray Bradbury, the late sci author died in June, is the namesake for the historic Mars Curiosity Landing site. It now is called Bradbury Landing. Also today, 22 Aug 2012, the lander finally started motoring. It's now 60 feet from landing site and all systems appear fine.
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