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07.24.16
NASA wants more private uses of the International Space Station
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NASA wants more private uses of the International Space Station

It's putting out a call for businesses that want to try things in low-Earth orbit.

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10.15.14
The Big Picture: A massive typhoon as seen from orbit
10.15.14

The Big Picture: A massive typhoon as seen from orbit

No, a black hole didn't suddenly open up on the Earth's surface. That's Vongfong, a gigantic storm...

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Uncovering the intersection of art and technology - Nov 16, 2017
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07.31.14
Runtastic's Orbit band is a fitness tracker that doubles as a running watch
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07.31.14

Runtastic's Orbit band is a fitness tracker that doubles as a running watch

If you've heard of Runtastic, it probably means you're something of a jock: The company got its st...

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06.21.14
Solowheel unicycles are now cheaper and lighter, but still hard to tame
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Solowheel unicycles are now cheaper and lighter, but still hard to tame

I'm not going to lie: Various parts of my body are still in agony as I'm typing up this article. Y...

By R. Lai,   06.21.14
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05.06.14
KickSat's tiny satellites may burn up before they're released
05.06.14

KickSat's tiny satellites may burn up before they're released

If you backed the KickSat project in hopes of getting your own tiny satellite into orbit, you'll w...

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