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Telstar I Anniversary: History of Satellites [infographic]

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Find out how the Telstar I satellite revolutionized global communications in July 1962 in this Early History of Satellites infographic.
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Coldest Super Bowl Ever? Climate Code Red Explains Why

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The experts all agree it will be the coldest Super Bowl ever played. Climate Code Red and our David Michaelis help explain why.
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Alfred Poor: How New CIGS-based EnerPlex Solar Panels Work (analysis)

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CIGS tech is behind the latest generation of plastic solar panels -- they're thin, lightweight, flexible and capable of staying charged even when you're off the grid. Check out Alfred Poor's EnerPlex video here.
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Mini Moon 2014: How Tiny Is the Moon!

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It's the return of the Mini Moon -- Mini Moon 2014. Here's how and when to see It January 15, 2014. And what is this apogee all about, anyway?
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Synbio: Nano-Robots are Coming, Do You Really Want to Live 150 years? (infographic)

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Nano robots and computer chips will soon become part of your body with Synbio. The next bio innovation? You could live to be 150 years old.
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Doctor Who: 50 Years and Counting Timeline (infographic, video trailers)

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Nov. 23, 2013 marks the 50th anniversary of the first Doctor Who episode. Check out this Doctor Who Timeline Infographic for Who-ish triviata, plus videos. The first episode was delayed slightly by the BBC's coverage of the Nov. 22, 1963 assassination of U.S. President John F. Kennedy, but there's no stopping it now ...
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Floating Cities and Tech Utopias (aNewDomainTV)

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Our Todd Townsend does a deep dive on the latest thinking around tech utopias and floating cities. It's aNewDomainTV
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Rare Annular Hybrid Solar Eclipse 2013: Viewing Guide

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On November 3, 2013, some earthlings will get a real treat -- a glimpse at the rare ansular hybrid solar eclipse 2013. It'll happen Nov 3, 2013. Check out what cities will be able to view it here.
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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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Google Science Fair 2013

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Richard Hay covers the Google Science Fair 2013. Finalists, projects, locations, ages, anecdotes, winners, results, and pictures.
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Perseid Meteor Shower 2013: How Meteor Showers Work — and When

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Did you catch the Perseids meteor showers yet? Check out this awesome How Meteor Showers infographic plus info on Perseids and where to watch, livestreams, and a 2013 meteor showers schedule of events.
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Chabot Space and Science Center: A First Rate Public Observatory

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Chabot Space and Science Center is a first-class public Observatory. Richard Hay gives us the rich history of the Observatory and his time there.
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Nanobiology, New Tech and a 30-second Recharge

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Is nanobiology the next step for the energy industry? Is it a game changer? David Michaelis takes a closer look.
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Israeli Biotransducer Breakthrough, Bill Gates vs Craig Venter on Bio Computing

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Biotransducer Breakthough: Here's why, according to our global columnist David Michaelis, MS founder Bill Gates and biologist J. Craig Venter have profoundly differing views on biocomputers and their meaning to humans. Video, analysis, news.
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Richard Hay: On Winning the Carmack Prize, How AeroPac Did It, Details

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Our Richard Hay digs into the Carmack Prize with details, pics and videos of the winning team -- AeroPac -- and how it managed to build a rocket that could reach 100K feet and still be recoverable. Most excellent.
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MIT Creates Circuits from Living Cells: How It Works

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MIT creates circuits from living cells. They add, multiply, divide, calculate logs and square roots. It's called synthetic biology. WILD.
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A Boy and His Atom: IBM’s Historic Atomic Animation, How It Works, Video

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A Boy and His Atom is the smallest movie ever. Created at IBM using two scanning tunneling microscopes, the 90-second wonder is explained and visible here.
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Star Wars Day 2013 May the Fourth Be With You: Videos, Trivia

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May the Fourth be with you, people. May 4 2013 is Star Wars Day 2013. Find videos, trivia, infographics and other bizarre things from our Star Wars collective here at aNewDomain.net.
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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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IBM 360 at Fifty: Controlling Viking, Voyager, NASA Remembers

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The IBM 360 is 50 today. A dual IBM 360 Model 75 installation controlled spacecraft at NASA until 1981. NASA remembers. Here are some cool tech details.
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