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Astronaut shows what happens when you wring wet cloth in space

It’s real fun to observe astronauts in space bouncing around in zero gravity. Though we theoretically know that space does not have gravity, actually seeing zero gravity in action is amusing nonetheless. Like solids, liquids act strange in zero gravity. But it’s a bit hard to imagine how that would come to be. An astronaut …

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Jupiter bulked up by cannibalizing baby planets, scientists find – National

The latest news out of our solar system invokes memories of a game of Hungry Hippos. A new paper published this month in the journal Astronomy & Astrophysics says that the planet Jupiter might have gotten so big in part by, in a sense, gobbling up smaller nearby planets. NASA’s Juno probe was able to …

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Top tips from a towing rookie: practise backing up, and then at all costs avoid backing up

Jeremy Sinek used a twin-axle, 12-foot U-Haul trailer to transport his son’s belongings from University.Jeremy Sinek/The Globe and Mail They say moving house is among the most stressful of all life events and, in any given year, April 30 has to be right up there with the busiest of days to move. But while stress …

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The Capstone Launch Will Kick Off NASA’s Artemis Moon Program

A toaster-sized probe will soon scope out a special orbit around the moon, the path planned for NASA’s Lunar Gateway space station. The Gateway, to be rolled out later this decade, will be a staging point for the astronauts and gear that will be traveling as part of NASA’s Artemis lunar program. The launch of …

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Why did NASA abort important ‘Artemis Mission’ rocket test launch with just 29 seconds left on clock?

With just 29 seconds left on the clock for its rocket launch, NASA aborted a crucial test that would’ve been monumental in placing humans on the moon. Why did this happen? Let’s find out. As per NASA, a hydrogen leak within the rocket was the reason behind this abrupt ending. This was the fourth consecutive …

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NASA successfully fuels rocket in test for upcoming mission to the Moon despite leak

NASA’s mission to return man to the Moon has taken a big step forward, following a successful fueling of its giant rocket and a countdown test. The Space Launch System (SLS) rocket test has been beset by delays, with technical and problems thwarting proposed tests in April this year, and financial problems pushing the ambitious …

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What Happens When You Wring A Wet Towel In Space? Viral Video Reveals

The clip features Mr Hadfield wringing a towel in space. New Delhi: Space and its myriad secrets have always fascinated mankind. Now, thanks to the technology, it has become easier to understand and experience several of its faces. A case in point is a video shared by astronaut Chris Hadfield of The Canadian Space Agency …

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An Astronaut Wrings Out A Wet Towel In Space. This Is What Happened Next

The clip features Mr Hadfield wringing a towel in space. New Delhi: Space and its myriad secrets have always fascinated mankind. Now, thanks to the technology, it has become easier to understand and experience several of its faces. A case in point is a video shared by astronaut Chris Hadfield of The Canadian Space Agency …

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