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VALENTINES DAY: LOVE AND CELESTIAL BODIES

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Valentine’s Day, February 14, is a day that people show their feelings of love, affection, and friendship. This day is celebrated by people in all parts of the world in many ways each year.   A lot of people in all parts of the world celebrate Valentine’s Day by displaying appreciation for the people that they love and adore. Many people will take their loved ones to a romantic spot or a restaurant for a romantic dinner. Some people might decide to propose to their loved one on this day or get married. Many people will give their loved ones...

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ROCKET ARMOUR CLOTHS ON VIRGINS GALACTIC; DO YOU THINK THERE SHOULD BE A CLOTHING REQUIREMENT FOR TRAVEL TO SPACE?

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Under Armour will be designing and producing uniforms for Virgin Galactic space passengers, astronauts.

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LUNAR ECLIPSES

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A lunar eclipse is simply an eclipse that occurs when the moon passes directly behind the Earth and in the line of its shadow. This situation occurs when the Earth, Moon and, Sun are precisely or perfectly lined up and the Earth is in the middle of the Moon and the Sun. If the Moon, Sun and the Earth are not perfectly aligned, this will create a partial lunar eclipse or no lunar eclipse at all. This occurrence can only be witnessed on the night of a full Moon. The nearness of the moon to either of the nodes of...

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Model Rockets

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Model Rockets is  the way forward for a future of Space Travel and Rocket Science.  The concept of launching a model rocket can be used to simulate an actual rocket launch in which a video camera and other electronic devices can be installed to record the flights and also to measure its maximum altitude. NASA has also used this concept in a 10 day Mars workshop developed by Compass International where the instructors from the U.S. based National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) provided a group of students with valuable insights on how to successfully design a rocket system for...

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Travel to Space for the first time in an Elon Musk spaceship, what tech gadget would you take with you?

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    It is common knowledge that the earth is enveloped by many gases in a portion commonly referred to as the atmosphere. But beyond the atmosphere, there is an area of space or atmosphere that has no gas at all.   Space travel, also known as Space exploration is the discovery and exploration of celestial structures in the outer space orbit with the aid of the evolving and growing space technology. And although the study of space is often carried out mainly by astronomers with the aid of telescopes, the physical exploration of space is often conducted by both...

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