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  1. Swift

    A record label is about to start shipping vinyl copies of NASA's famous golden records

    After years of effort, a group of music aficionados is finally bringing the full auditory experience of NASA's famous Voyager golden records to turntables all over the world. NASA debuted its golden records — an album of messages, images, and audio meant as a record of Earth for aliens — before...
  2. Swift

    NASA is planning an interstellar mission for 2069

    Mankind hasn’t yet explored some of the most interesting objects in our own solar system — heck, we still don’t even know all that much about Earth itself — but that isn’t stopping NASA from setting its sights at a destination so distant that it would take decades for a spacecraft to even get...
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    Did NASA deliberately cut a live feed of a UFO?

    Is NASA hiding clear video evidence of a UFO descending to Earth? To paraphrase what a spokesperson from the space agency told me when I asked: "Uh, no." NASA increasingly has eyes all over the solar system, whether it's on Mars, above our heads in orbit or, as of this week, around Jupiter. So...
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    Gigantic aurora lights up Jupiter’s North Pole, gets caught on camera

    They say the bigger, the better and this is especially true when it comes to northern lights. NASA’s Hubble Telescope managed to capture gigantic aurora at Jupiter’s north pole some days before Juno spacecraft arrives at the solar system’s biggest planet. The video on NASA’s Facebook page was...
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    News NASA: Unexpected discovery on Mars may revolutionize planet’s history

    Scientists have come across tridymite, a fully unexpected mineral recently found on Mars which promises to explain how the planet evolved and gives hope to determine whether there was water on the Red Planet at some point. “Analyzing data from an X-ray diffraction instrument on the rover that...
  6. RedDwarfTechy

    News Microsoft Windows 10 Briefing Tidbits

    Microsoft held their Windows 10 briefing this past week so figured I'd put up a thread recapping the good / interesting bits. Microsoft HoloLens Have you guys seen this? It's set to come out during the Windows 10 lifespan (Windows 10 release is scheduled for mid 2015). The media that was at...
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    NASA Will Send Your Messages To Aliens Into Outer Space

    I know of you won't read, so I'll just post this cool little excerpt. ''People from around the world will be able to submit their images and vote on those that should be included in the final message. Lomberg and others will exercise editorial control to ensure that no inappropriate materials...
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    NASA detects mysterious signal 240 million light years away from Earth

    Astronomers have detected a mysterious signal 240 million light years away from Earth, in the Perseus Cluster (top), one of the most massive objects in the Universe. The unidentified signal is a "spike of intensity at a very specific wavelength of X-ray light." Scientists don't know yet what is...