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Ben Wright McGee
Intrepid geoscientist, hoopy frood, sporadic TV host. Studies asteroids, nuclear rockets, space archaeology & human factors. Jazz fiend, aspiring astronaut.
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Elon Musk Jun 25
Sped up version of today's rocket landing on the Droneship Just Read the Instructions (guess it…
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Astrobiology Jun 25
You can help astronomers find nearby Earth-like planets that support alien life
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Andrew Rader Jun 22
Tardigrades can survive exposed in space partly due to a protein that protects their DNA from radiation.
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Mark Boslough Jun 25
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Alan Boyle Jun 24
Have asteroids dropped out of the spotlight? No way, say activists: H/T
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Asteroid Day ☄ Jun 23
Experience the 1908 Tunguska event in 's exclusive VR experience!
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Prof. Abel Méndez Jun 23
Are Mass Extinctions Periodic? If So, Are We Due For One?
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Nuclear Energy Inst. Jun 23
"We can no longer kick the can down the road" says re and interim used nuclear fuel storage
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Science Channel Jun 23
Ride along with the largest asteroid impact in recorded history with this immersive 360° video!
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Intl. Space Station Jun 20
The Exp 52 crew packed and installed 3D printed radiation shield inside today.
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SpaceNews Jun 20
B612 is shifting gears from the Sentinel space telescope to a smallsat concept designed to find smaller asteroids.
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Ben Wright McGee Jun 17
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CommercialSpaceNews Jun 17
Elon Musk Details His Vision for a Human Civilization on Mars
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Prof. Abel Méndez Jun 17
Alien megastructures – where we should look next
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Prof. Abel Méndez Jun 17
The TRAPPIST-1 System and the NASA Search for Habitable Worlds
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Brian Greene Jun 14
If you're tempted to find meaning in a coincidence, ask yourself how often you've taken notice that a coincidence didn't happen.
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Ron Baalke Jun 17
A meteor detected last night on the
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Ben Wright McGee Jun 17
Exploration expands situat'l awareness; being that cosmic existential threats exist (see: ), venturing outward may counter them.
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Ben Wright McGee Jun 14
Timestream Post: Moment of Self-Doubt from 06.14.2012
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Newsweek Jun 13
Cool Google simulator lets you see how the total solar eclipse will look where you live
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