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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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Prof. Abel Méndez Aug 18
The comet that created the Perseids might bring an end to humanity
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Dennis Wingo Aug 17
A very cool visualization of the eclipse!
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Jason Major Aug 17
Possibly the best astronaut tweet ever
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Asteroid Day ☄ Aug 18
On Sept 1, 4.4 km Asteroid 3122 Florence will pass Earth at 7 million km. Largest to pass by since tracks NEAs
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Intl. Space Station Aug 17
Sun illuminates spacewalkers Fyodor Yurchikhin and Sergey Ryazanskiy as they work outside the Russian segment.
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Thales Alenia Space Aug 18
Stunning regarding , dedicated to deliver supplies to the
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Brian Greene Aug 18
According to quantum mechanics, light can scatter off of light. Large Hadron Collider finds first direct evidence.
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Prof. Abel Méndez Aug 18
An Insider's Guide to Voyager: 1977-2017
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Brian Greene Aug 17
A century ago, physicists suggested there might be more than 3 dimensions of space. How did Einstein react?
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Astrobiology Aug 17
Water ice found near Mars’s equator could entice colonists and life-seekers
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Ben Wright McGee Aug 17
Deconstructing the Paradox of Tolerance
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Marty McGuire Aug 14
Cool fact from right now! 😳🔭
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Los Alamos Lab Aug 14
Los Alamos scientists are developing new technology to create isotopes for treatment.
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SpaceNews Aug 11
Teledyne Brown offers ISS platform for testing spacecraft parts in orbit before flying them for real
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Asteroid Day ☄ Aug 11
New image of 2012 TC4 which will pass Earth in October, released by . (Photo: / ESA NEOCC)
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ISS National Lab Aug 11
Meet 's ADvanced Space Experiment Processor--designed for regenerative medicine experiments in space→
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Ben Wright McGee Aug 11
Replying to @Ker8Mel @thinkprogress
The global nuclear arsenal, even if exploded at once, is still several million times weaker than Chicxulub explosion, which did not end life
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Ben Wright McGee Aug 11
Replying to @Ker8Mel @thinkprogress
The variables scale together. The lethal shock/thermal radius is always larger than the lethal radiation radius.
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Ben Wright McGee Aug 10
I liked a video 360º Total Solar Eclipse Experience 4K - Indonesia 2016
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Ben Wright McGee Aug 9
Jumping the Timestream – A Note from 08-09-2012
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