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Where Ott and Orr Are Most Valuable: 15 Across, or Maybe 7 Down

Some athletes have names that just lend themselves to crosswords, such as Mel Ott, whose surname has appeared 151 times in the New York Times puzzle since 1993. 18 more words

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NGC 7822 in Cepheus

Explanation: Hot, young stars and cosmic pillars of gas and dust seem to crowd into NGC 7822. At the edge of a giant molecular cloud toward the northern constellation Cepheus, the glowing star forming region lies about 3,000 light-years away. 7 more words


Oh deer: Cat party, solitude and acceptance

And there I was. Got out of bed, fed the plants. I see organization to march right up to the man, a display of solidarity. Snowden still watches from a far. 790 more words


Mars Currency

A couple of years ago, I read about Mars One. It is a non-profit organization looking to send people on a one-way trip to settle on the planet Mars. 63 more words