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SpaceX shipment arrives at space station: 1st espresso maker

CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida (AP) — The SpaceX supply ship arrived at the International Space Station on Friday morning, delivering the world’s first espresso machine designed exclusively for astronauts. 337 more words


Playing Astronaut vs. Simulating Exploration

Last night, I attended, as part of Yuri’s Night festivities, a public panel discussion related to the 5th International Workshop on Lunar Surface Applications. Sounds like a mouthful. 1,835 more words


ABC Thanks! (Day #1)

Hey guys!

On uninspiring car rides to different destinations, Marco and I like to play these wacky alphabet games :) . You know, like ‘Name a dance move that starts with each letter of the alphabet’! 195 more words


Astronaut Terry Virts honors Jackie Robinson from outer space

Major League Baseball celebrates Jackie Robinson Day every year on April 15 to mark the anniversary of the pioneering ballplayer breaking the sport’s color line in 1947. 65 more words


[LEADERS IN...] Science: Mae C. Jemison

Who is Mae C. Jemison? Rather, what has she achieved?

  • Jemison became the first African-American  astronaut in 1987
  • She became the first African-American woman in space when she joined her crew on the Space Shuttle 
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O is for One eskimO

Not too many bands are more unique and interesting than One eskimO. It is just too bad that we have not received more output from them. 553 more words


Will there be life on Mars?

Human beings are the most amazing as well as complex creatures god has ever created. Technological advancements are happening all around the world and it signifies how human brain is evolving day by day. 575 more words