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Elon Musk Unveils SpaceX's Sleek New Spacesuit on Instagram - Space.com

3 hours 30 min ago

Los Angeles Times

Elon Musk Unveils SpaceX's Sleek New Spacesuit on Instagram
Space.com
SpaceX CEO Elon Musk has revealed the first public photo of the ultra-sleek spacesuits that astronauts will wear when the company sends humans into space. In a post on Instagram today (Aug. 23), Musk revealed an image of a person sitting in what looks ...
Elon Musk Reveals What a SpaceX Astronaut Will Look LikeNewsweek
Elon Musk reveals first official photo of SpaceX space suitThe Verge
Elon Musk Just Revealed SpaceX Spacesuit Design After Years of PromisesSeeker
Quartz -BGR -CNNMoney -National Geographic
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Study: 50M at risk of arsenic poisoning in Pakistan - ABC News

4 hours 28 min ago

Washington Times

Study: 50M at risk of arsenic poisoning in Pakistan
ABC News
People collect water at a tube well in Islamabad, Pakistan, Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2017. A new study suggests some 50 million Pakistanis could be at risk of drinking arsenic-tainted groundwater. The findings are based on a hazard map built using water ...
Arsenic in Pakistan groundwater 'alarmingly high': studyDaily Mail

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Tonight: PBS goes deep to follow Voyager into space - STLtoday.com

7 hours 13 min ago

STLtoday.com

Tonight: PBS goes deep to follow Voyager into space
STLtoday.com
The Voyager mission got up close with Jupiter's "great red spot." (NASA photo from PBS). "The Farthest: Voyager in Space" • 9 tonight (Wednesday, Aug. 23) on PBS • A repeat of the eclipse edition "Nova" airs at 8 p.m.. Forty years ago this fall, two ...
To Infinity And Beyond: Celebrating 40 Years Of The Voyager MissionNPR
NASA's Voyager probes, 40 years out, are brought near in 'The Farthest'collectSPACE.com
A Reverie for the Voyager Probes, Humanity's Calling CardsNew York Times
Space Ref (press release) -Deseret News -Vox -Lansing State Journal
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Martian Weather Kicks into High Gear at Night - Scientific American

7 hours 44 min ago

Scientific American

Martian Weather Kicks into High Gear at Night
Scientific American
When night arrives on Mars, plunging temperatures can lead to weather much worse than researchers previously thought was possible on the Red Planet. Snowstorms can spring up with whipping winds that could create problems for missions to the planet, ...
For the first time, we can predict local weather on Mars just like we can on EarthQuartz
Weather on Mars: Snow Might Hit Red Planet in Nighttime StormsNewsweek
Violent Snowstorms Could Rack the Martian NightSmithsonian
Space.com -Phys.Org -Pittsburgh Post-Gazette -The Verge
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NASA Astronaut Peggy Whitson Honored by 'Makers' as Trailblazing Woman in Space (Video) - Space.com

9 hours 37 min ago

Space.com

NASA Astronaut Peggy Whitson Honored by 'Makers' as Trailblazing Woman in Space (Video)
Space.com
As NASA astronaut Peggy Whitson prepares to return to Earth after a record-shattering stay aboard the International Space Station, the storytelling platform Makers is honoring her achievements by inaugurating her into a select group of trailblazing ...
See the eclipse like never before – from spaceSFGate
Astronaut says her interest in space sparked at Missouri City schoolHouston Chronicle
Carbondale-made bags to be used for research aboard International Space StationThe Southern
AOL -Hopkinsville Kentucky New Era -The Verge -Baltimore Sun
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South Carolina Woman Who Gave Birth on Day of the Solar Eclipse Chose the Perfect Name for Her Baby Girl - PEOPLE.com

Tue, 08/22/2017 - 4:45pm

PEOPLE.com

South Carolina Woman Who Gave Birth on Day of the Solar Eclipse Chose the Perfect Name for Her Baby Girl
PEOPLE.com
A couple legally named their baby girl Eclipse to commemorate the celestial event that captivated North America on August 21, the day she was unexpectedly born. Freedom and Michael Eubanks welcomed their daughter, Eclipse Alizabeth Eubanks, just ...
This Baby Was Named After Monday's Eclipse & Her Nickname Is PreciousBustle
As America Watched Solar Eclipse, Some Families Welcomed Babies Into the WorldInside Edition
Baby Born During Solar Eclipse in FloridaNewsmax
WRIC -WSOC Charlotte -CBS New York -Romper
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The ISS delivers a view of the solar eclipse you just have to see - Yahoo News

Tue, 08/22/2017 - 3:50pm

Yahoo News

The ISS delivers a view of the solar eclipse you just have to see
Yahoo News
Now that all the eclipse hype has died down you probably think it's time to move on with your boring old non-eclipse life and get back to business. Nope! Now that the celestial event has wrapped up we get to gawk at all the awesome photos taken from ...
NASA Space Station On-Orbit Status 18 August 2017 - Preparing for the Solar EclipseSpace Ref (press release)
NASA promotes research tools for local businessWCBD News 2
Solar eclipse from orbit: Crew on space station sees moon's shadowcollectSPACE.com
Orlando Sentinel -Geek -TIME -The Verge
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After solar eclipse, Americans' eyes seem mostly none the worse - Yahoo News

Tue, 08/22/2017 - 3:46pm

Yahoo News

After solar eclipse, Americans' eyes seem mostly none the worse
Yahoo News
(Reuters) - Eye doctors who had braced themselves for at least a few patients after a dazzling solar eclipse swept the United States cautiously exhaled on Tuesday, with some hospitals reporting zero cases of damaged vision so far. One man showed up at ...
Do your eyes hurt after the solar eclipse? Here's what you need to know.The Denver Post
How To Know If You Damaged Your Eyes During the EclipseWFMY News 2
Solar eclipse 2017: Did you damage your eyes looking at the eclipse? Here are some symptomsAtlanta Journal Constitution
Bustle -KAKE -Sacramento Bee -AL.com
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If your eclipse glasses aren't damaged, you can use them again in 2024 - Los Angeles Times

Tue, 08/22/2017 - 3:36pm

Los Angeles Times

If your eclipse glasses aren't damaged, you can use them again in 2024
Los Angeles Times
So you gazed at the heavens on Monday and marveled with millions of Americans as the moon slowly moved across the face of the sun. If you were lucky, you even experienced the wonders of totality. Now you find yourself with a pair or two — or maybe ...
Done With Your Eclipse Glasses? Donate Them to Kids In Another Part of the WorldPopular Mechanics
Don't toss those eclipse glasses: Denver museum offers discount for donationFOX31 Denver
Wait! Dig those eclipse glasses out of the garbageCNET
13WMAZ -Atlanta Journal Constitution -Live Science -WKYT
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Orion update: Lighting the fire of awareness – Part 2 - SpaceFlight Insider

Tue, 08/22/2017 - 3:18pm

CNNMoney

Orion update: Lighting the fire of awareness – Part 2
SpaceFlight Insider
NASA has deployed its officials, including the agency's astronauts, to help inspire those who are working to produce the rockets and spacecraft that are designed to propel crews further into space than has ever been attempted before. Image Credit: NASA.
NASA powers up spacecraft that could one day carry humans to MarsCNNMoney
Next Orion crew capsule powers up for the first timeNew Atlas
Lockheed Martin Powers-up Next Orion Spacecraft for First TimeSpace Ref (press release)
Daily Mail -Defense Daily Network (subscription) -Sputnik International -ExecutiveBiz (blog)
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Astronauts may have a new use for their own waste - New York Post

Tue, 08/22/2017 - 3:16pm

New York Post

Astronauts may have a new use for their own waste
New York Post
Waste products — such as urine and carbon dioxide — could also be used to make tools, suggests the study. That's one of the ultimate goals of scientists who are developing ways to make long space trips feasible. Astronauts can't take a lot of spare ...
Astronaut Pee and Sweat Could Be the Key to Getting Humans to MarsGizmodo
Astronaut urine may be the secret ingredient for traveling to MarsFast Company
Astronaut URINE could be turned into plastic for manufacturing on deep space missionsDaily Mail
CBC.ca -Digital Trends -Telegraph.co.uk -Outer Places
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Cyborg Bacteria Beat Plants at the Photosynthesis Game - Gizmodo

Tue, 08/22/2017 - 2:06pm

Gizmodo

Cyborg Bacteria Beat Plants at the Photosynthesis Game
Gizmodo
Reading science news all day can be real grim. Animals are dying, the climate is changing, the nuke's a coming, yadda yadda. But sometimes (in fact, often) scientists do something that's just neat, important, and won't keep you up at night—that is, if ...
Cyborg Bacteria Change the Game in Carbon Dioxide ReductionIEEE Spectrum
'Cyborg' bacteria deliver green fuel source from sunlightBBC News
Cyborg bacteria turn carbon dioxide into chemicals and fuels with zero wasteTreehugger
CleanTechnica -Phys.Org -Seeker -ZME Science
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There's one problem with that amazing airplane eclipse video - CNN

Tue, 08/22/2017 - 1:14pm

CNN

There's one problem with that amazing airplane eclipse video
CNN
(CNN) An incredible eclipse video, shot from an airplane and showing the shadow of the moon race across the clouds, is being shared hundreds of thousands of times on Twitter. Many are sharing the video with the hashtag #SolarEclipse2017. The only ...
Missed the eclipse? Watch totality hereCBC.ca
Social media users wowed by solar eclipseCTV News
21 cosmically awesome photos that made the solar eclipse look supernaturalSYFY WIRE (blog)
Kansas City Star (blog)
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Eclipse of the heart: SC lawmaker engaged during totality - Myrtle Beach Sun News

Tue, 08/22/2017 - 10:28am

FOX Carolina

Eclipse of the heart: SC lawmaker engaged during totality
Myrtle Beach Sun News
How do you top the celestial event of a lifetime? By getting engaged, of course. That's what one South Carolina lawmaker did during Monday's total solar eclipse. State Rep. Micah Caskey tells The Associated Press he started planning two months ago to ...
Eclipse Draws Hundreds To Winnsboro, SCWFAE
TOTALITY! Solar Eclipse Delivers Once-in-a-Lifetime SpectacleWFMY News 2
Eclipse fans from across nation descend on ColumbiaThe State
WLTX.com -Mother Nature Network (blog) -FITSNews -First Coast News
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Walking through space in NASA's Virtual Reality Lab - The Verge

Tue, 08/22/2017 - 10:04am

The Verge

Walking through space in NASA's Virtual Reality Lab
The Verge
Astronauts aren't made in a day. To first qualify for a mission assignment in space, NASA's astronaut candidates typically have to complete up to two years of training here on Earth. And that includes a rotating roster of activities, workouts, and ...
How ISS astronauts saw the eclipseEarthSky
ISS astronauts capture solar eclipse's shadow from spaceKOMO News (blog)
International Space Station seen crossing path of sun during solar eclipseOrlando Sentinel
Ars Technica -collectSPACE.com -Crave Online -TIME
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How long US residents have to wait until the next solar eclipse - Inhabitat

Tue, 08/22/2017 - 9:06am

Inhabitat

How long US residents have to wait until the next solar eclipse
Inhabitat
If you find yourself wanting more after yesterday's highly-anticipated total solar eclipse, don't fret. In just 2,422 days, or approximately seven years, another “once in a lifetime” event will occur in the United States. The total solar eclipse will ...
Why it's not safe to use your phone in selfie mode to watch the eclipseABC15 Arizona
Solar eclipse 2017: Follow the sun live with meteorologist Kelly Reardoncleveland.com (blog)
Solar Eclipse 2017: Productivity will suffer as sky darkensWPXI Pittsburgh
fox8.com -International Business Times -KVRR -WXIA-TV
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If you looked, did you damage your eyes during the eclipse? - WNYT

Tue, 08/22/2017 - 8:59am

WNYT

If you looked, did you damage your eyes during the eclipse?
WNYT
Some people who even took a glimpse of the solar eclipse are complaining of eye strain. Those in the know say that damage from viewing a solar eclipse can take days to manifest. Many have been searching the internet for advice: "Google" trends has ...
Guess What Everyone's Googling After The EclipseRefinery29
A day later, eclipse watchers ask: Did I hurt my eyes?Minneapolis Star Tribune
Google searches for 'solar eclipse headache' spiked on Monday afternoonGlobalnews.ca
WMBF
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After 'Super Bowl of Eclipses,' US Looks Forward to 2024 Total Solar Eclipse - Space.com

Tue, 08/22/2017 - 7:42am

Space.com

After 'Super Bowl of Eclipses,' US Looks Forward to 2024 Total Solar Eclipse
Space.com
CARBONDALE, Ill. — The Great American Solar Eclipse thrilled millions on Monday, but another total solar eclipse is coming to the United States in 2024, and planning is already underway. For this small college town of 30,000, the total solar eclipse ...
How To Tell If Watching The Eclipse Damaged Your EyesWBUR
Total Solar Eclipse Leaves Southern Illinois College Town in AweLive Science
'It put us on the map': As the dust settles, local officials reflect on eclipse maniaThe Southern
NCBI -NPR -University of Waterloo -American Academy of Ophthalmology
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After 'Super Bowl of Eclipses,' US Looks Forward to 2024 Total Solar Eclipse - Space.com

Tue, 08/22/2017 - 7:42am

Space.com

After 'Super Bowl of Eclipses,' US Looks Forward to 2024 Total Solar Eclipse
Space.com
CARBONDALE, Ill. — The Great American Solar Eclipse thrilled millions on Monday, but another total solar eclipse is coming to the United States in 2024, and planning is already underway. For this small college town of 30,000, the total solar eclipse ...
The eclipse capital of the US is over the moon for Monday's solar eventWashington Post
How To Tell If Watching The Eclipse Damaged Your EyesWBUR
Total Solar Eclipse Leaves Southern Illinois College Town in AweLive Science
The Southern -The State Journal-Register -Reuters -WCAI
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