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Photos: America Will be Sending Astronauts to Space Again

Sep 16, 2014
Photos: America Will be Sending Astronauts to Space Again

NEW YORK (CNN) - Boeing and SpaceX will be awarded NASA contracts to transport astronauts to and from the international space station, CNN has learned. The space agency will hold a news conference at Kennedy Space Center in Florida at 4 p.m. ET to discuss “the return of human spaceflight launches to the United...

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KimberlyMichelle
the science behind happy

the science behind happy

If you’ve ever been in interested in taking a MOOC (Massive Online Open Course), but have been turned away by the intensity of some of the subjects and coursework, I may have found one you might be interested. EdX is offering a course this fall semester on “The Science of Happiness” from professors at...

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Of Fingernails And Faults

Aug 25, 2014
Of Fingernails And Faults

Darren Peck shows us the most updated info on how much the West Napa Fault Moved on Sunday

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Weird Science: A Conjunction in the Night Sky

Aug 19, 2014
Weird Science: A Conjunction in the Night Sky

Two bright orbs are floating in the night sky this week; they are the planets Venus and Jupiter and Meteorologist Darren Peck says their proximity is rare

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NASA Wants Your Help Identifying Night Photos of Earth

Aug 17, 2014
NASA Wants Your Help Identifying Night Photos of Earth

OUTER SPACE—

NASA wants you to help them categorize hundreds of thousands of night photos on Earth.

All you have to do is go to their online collection and help identify which cities and towns different clusters of light are …


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SCI-FIT: Spinal Cord Injury Functional Integrated Therapy

Aug 14, 2014
SCI-FIT: Spinal Cord Injury Functional Integrated Therapy

Gary Gelfand watches as patients get to work out at the Spinal Cord Injury Functional Integrated Therapy as part of their recovery.


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Spinal Cord Injury Functional Integrated Therapy

Aug 14, 2014
Spinal Cord Injury Functional Integrated Therapy

Gary Gelfand goes inside the new SCI-FIT in Sacramento that specializes in non-traditional spinal cord injury rehabilitation.


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The Summer’s Brightest Supermoon is Out Tonight!

Aug 10, 2014
The Summer’s Brightest Supermoon is Out Tonight!

‘Supermoon’ to Loom Large Early Sunday Morning(CNN) — The second installment of this summer’s season of supermoons is happening Sunday.

Stargazers who missed the July 12 supermoon will have another chance to see the bright lunar phenomenon from all around the world.

The full moons of

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The Blue Muse
#100HappyDays: The science of peanut brittle

Jun 21, 2014
#100HappyDays: The science of peanut brittle

Peanut brittle, batch the second. Batch the first was more like PayDay innards. June 15, 2014I admit, crankypants Shawna showed up to our early Father's Day BBQ. I stomped in in a huff, cursing my peanut brittle. Well, what should have been peanut brit...

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Colfax students experience “Quirky” path to inventive careers

Colfax High School students’ prototype of a sensor that helps skiers have more control was selected by Quirky, a New York-based company that makes invention accessible, for further exploration at the South by South West (SXSW) conference in Austin TX, giving students the thrill of recognition and teaching them the design process. (Rocklin, CA) While...

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