What NASA Learned from Orion Space Capsule's 1st Test Flight

PASADENA, Calif. NASA’s Orion capsule, which the agency is developing to help get astronauts to Mars and other destinations in deep space, aced its first flight test on Dec Continue reading



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Ex Machina – Official Trailer Full Movie HD – Video




Ex Machina – Official Trailer Full Movie HD Ex Machina (Universal Pictures) Release Date: April 10, 2015 Director: Alex Garland Writer: Alex Garland Cast: Alicia Vikander, Domhnall Gleeson, Oscar Isaac, Sonoya Mizuno, Corey Johnson,… Continue reading

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ESO’s Amazing Flickr Astronomy Images | ESOcast 73 | Video – Video




ESO's Amazing Flickr Astronomy Images | ESOcast 73 | Video More space news and info at: http://www.coconutsciencelab.com – ESOcast 73 looks at the “Your ESO Pictures” Flickr group, where amateurs and professionals alike contribute their photos related… By: CoconutScienceLab Continue reading

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A Couple Of Pictures Of The Freedom Tower & FDNY Ten House At Night In Manhattan – Video




A Couple Of Pictures Of The Freedom Tower FDNY Ten House At Night In Manhattan Watch in “HD” New York City Fire Department – A Couple Of Pictures Of The Freedom Tower FDNY Ten House At Night In Manhattan. This wasnt a planned video but I like how the pictures came… Continue reading

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Why science denial is about much more than corporate interests

Its not An Inconvenient Truth yet. But for a movie focused on climate change, Sony Pictures Classics Merchants of Doubt based on the widely read book of the same name by historians Naomi Oreskes and Erik Conway, and directed by Robert Kenner (Food, Inc.) is already generating a huge volume of discussion. It seems poised to become a must-watch film in the climate debate. Continue reading



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NASA satellites to study magnetic space explosions

A cosmic phenomenon in Earth’s magnetic field that is both dazzling and potentially dangerous for people on the surface is the focus of a new scientific mission, scheduled to launch into orbit on Thursday (March 12). The Magnetsopheric Multiscale mission, or MMS, consists of four satellites that will study a process called magnetic reconnection: the explosive phenomenon that can send powerful bursts of particles hurtling toward Earth, potentially damaging satellites Continue reading



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Film ponders future of humans in a world run on artificial intelligence

This image released by Columbia Pictures shows Dev Patel in a scene from “Chappie.” (AP Photo/Columbia Pictures, Stephanie Blomkamp) Stephanie Blomkamp, AP The funeral scene played like something out of science fiction. The bodies, once new and clean and unmarked by the passage of time, were laid out on the temple altar, adorned with tags denoting their family lineage. A Buddhist priest prayed over the bodies as loved ones looked on. Continue reading



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The Revealingly Flawed AI of "Chappie"

Chappie (left) meets his non-AI counterpart and contemplatesjust a littlewhat it is that distinguishes conscious matter from unconscious matter. (Credit: Sony Pictures) What is consciousness? That question has been fertile ground for millennia of philosophical debates, centuries of scientific research, and decades of juicy movie plots, going back at least to Fritz Langs Metropolis Continue reading



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Freedom of Speech or the Tyranny of Silence? – Video




Freedom of Speech or the Tyranny of Silence? Following the massacre of journalists at'Charlie Hebdo' in Paris, the intimidation of Sony Pictures over “The Interview,” and a growing climate of self-cens… By: WGBHForum Continue reading

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The Cold War Played Out On An Ice Rink In Red Army

Credit: Courtesy of Slava Fetisov/Sony Pictures Classics Above: Left to right: Alex Kasatanov, Viktor Tikhonov, Vladislav Tretiak, Igor Larionov, Viacheslav Slava Fetisov in one of the archival photos used in the documentary “Red Army,” about Soviet hockey from the 1970s and onward. Continue reading



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NSA: Snowden leaks hurt ability to track terrorists – CNN.com

“I would say that it has had a material impact in our ability to generate insights as to what counterterrorism, what terrorist groups around the world are doing,” Adm. Michael Rogers told a group gathered in Washington for a cybersecurity summit hosted by the New America think tank. READ: Jeb Bush defends NSA dragnet “Do you have new blind spots that you didn’t have prior to the revelation,” moderator and CNN National Security correspondent Jim Sciutto asked. Continue reading



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Europe’s Last ATV Space Station Freighter Makes Fleet’s …

In the end, Europe’s fifth and final space station freighter went out in more of a fiery blaze than with the “big bang” of its namesake. Continue reading



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Egypt- Defining the meaning of love and spirituality

(MENAFN – Daily News Egypt) “True Love is the pure happiness that’s free of any fears. It’s about loving for the sake of love itself. Does sun wait for people’s actions to decide if it will send them its light or not Continue reading



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Mad about free speech and North Korea? Hack back, says group

Story highlights North Korean defector who lives in U.S. calls picture pulling “embarrassing” Group seeks to harness anger over film being pulled, turned into attention on North Korea Hackathons meant to find ways to disseminate information in North Korea The comedy lampoons North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, whose dynasty she loathes. Her father died in custody of North Korean security forces, who tied him by his wrist in a torturous position for 10 days without food. Continue reading



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Europe's final cargo ship leaves Space Station on Valentine's Day

An unmanned European space ship as big as a double-decker buswill leave the International Space Station tomorrow, signaling the end of a line of cargo ships that had delivered supplies to astronauts since 2008. Continue reading



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