Aurora Borealis

American Astronaut Reid Wiseman Continues To Dazzle Us With Vines From Space

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When Astronaut Reid Wiseman isn't doing all that science stuff on the International Space Station, he's sending amazing Vine's to Earth.

awesome

The Sun Never Sets On The First Vine From Space

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The first Vine from space shows the unusual way the sun moves around the International Space Station.

Movies

Neil DeGrasse Tyson And Cinema Sins Find Everything Wrong With ‘Gravity’

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Neil DeGrasse Tyson helps take down Sandra Bullock's space odyssey.

COOL

SpaceX Reveals The Dragon V2 Spacecraft. In Yo’ Face, Russia!

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SpaceX CEO Elon Musk unveiled the second version of their Dragon spacecraft while wearing a crushed velvet jacket (as one does).

astronomy

Grab Your Parka, We’ve Discovered The Coldest Brown Dwarf Yet!

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Astronomer Kevin Luhman has found a brown dwarf star only 7.2 light years away, the coldest ever discovered. And it is actually cold.

KEPLER

The First Earth-Sized Exoplanet In A Star’s Habitable Zone Has Been Found. Dibs.

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NASA has found an exoplanet similar in size to Earth orbiting in the habitable zone of red dwarf star. Dibs. We just called dibs.

Cassini

Underground Ocean Detected On Saturn’s Moon Enceladus

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New findings from the Cassini spacecraft point to a large body of water beneath the surface of Enceladus, Jupiter's sixth-largest moon.

NASA

Apparently Becoming An Astronaut Won't Make You Any More Confident About Your Penis Size

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Think becoming an astronaut will solve your confidence problems? Think again...

JUPITER

Europa: NASA Starts ‘The Final Countdown’ For Mission To Find Life

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NASA is planning to send a robotic mission to Europa, one of Jupiter's moons, to collect water samples and search for life.

Aliens

Before Hollywood Ruins Them: 14 Sci-Fi and Supernatural Scripts On The 2013 Black List

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This year's Black List, a ranking of executives' favorite screenplays of the year, is out now. Here are 14 that are relevant to our interests.

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Chris Hadfield And Conan Discuss ‘Gravity’ And The Accuracy Of Sandra Bullock’s Underwear

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Astronaut and internet sensation Chris Hadfield visited Conan to discuss his new book, 'Gravity' and the accuracy of Sandra Bullock's underwear.

Lady Gaga Will Perform In Space. No, Seriously, Lady Gaga Will Perform In Space.

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Lady Gaga will travel on Virgin Galactic to perform in outer space during Zero G music festival in 2015. Seems fitting.

#ANIMATION

It’s Business Time: Bret McKenzie Is Making An Animated Series About NASA

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Bret McKenzie from Flight of the Conchords -- sorry, we meant <a href="http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1204342/">Oscar winner</a> Bret McKenzie -- is developing an animated comedy series set in a NASA space center.

science

Japan Has Invented A Space Cannon

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Japan has built a space cannon, and now they're going to go blow up an asteroid. Your move, NASA.

3D

How did they create those special effects in Gravity?

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In this jaded media age, when we've already seen bullet time, 3D blue cat monkeys, apes made human by Andy Serkis, and Cleatus the robot football player, it's rare to see anything on television or film that makes you say "how the hell did they do that.

Elysium space

You Can Go To Space For Only $2,000 — All You Have To Do Is Die

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Space burial, now available for less than the computer you're reading this on!

ALFONSO CUARON

New badass clip from Gravity – ‘Detached’

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The buzz around Alfonso Cuaron's Gravity has been intense almost since it was first announced.


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