Near-Perfect Free Fall in Space Sets Stage for Gravitational Wave Hunt – Space.com

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Near-Perfect Free Fall in Space Sets Stage for Gravitational Wave Hunt
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A European space mission has achieved the closest thing to a true free fall ever observed for a human-created object, demonstrating the technology needed to build a future observatory that will hunt for gravitational waves far from Earth, scientists said.
We're Now One Step Closer to Detecting Gravitational Waves in SpaceGizmodo
Prototype gravitational wave spacecraft sets new free fall recordPhys.Org
LISA Pathfinder Reports Record-Breaking Gravitational Wave ResultsScientific American
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Here’s what the Super Bowl looks like from space – ESPN

February 8, 2016 by  
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Here's what the Super Bowl looks like from space
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If you think you attended the coolest Super Bowl party on Earth, you might be right. But in all of the universe? Well, sorry, but astronaut Scott Kelly has you beat there. The retired U.S. Navy captain, who holds the record for total number of days
Here's the view of Super Bowl 50 — from spaceMashable
Astronaut Scott Kelly Makes Quick Trip to Super Bowl 50 During His Year in SpaceABC News
Here are the 10 most important things we learned from Astronaut Scott Kelly, who has been in space for 300 days!Economic Times
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Hubble Captures Space Clouds Illuminated by Quasar Ghosts – WallStreet OTC

April 3, 2015 by  
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Hubble Captures Space Clouds Illuminated by Quasar Ghosts
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Hubble spies eight green filaments lit up by past quasar blasts Just usual business for the Hubble Space Telescope, as it captured more stunning images from across the galaxy for the Earthlings to marvel upon. This time, the telescope captured the 'ghosts' of …
Hubble spies enigmatic quasar ghostsEarthSky
NASA's Hubble Identifies Mysterious "Ghosts" of Green QuasarApex Beats
Astronomers observe 'phantom' objects near dead quasarsNew Kerala
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iOS 8 users file lawsuit against Apple over lack of storage space – Digital Trends

January 3, 2015 by  
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iOS 8 users file lawsuit against Apple over lack of storage space
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A lawyer representing Apple users in a lawsuit filed this week says its clients have been “shortchanged” over the issue of storage space on iOS 8 devices. The suit, filed in a San Francisco federal court on Tuesday, claims Apple's latest mobile operating …
Poll: Do you agree with people suing Apple over iPhone storage space?NJ.com
New class-action lawsuit accuses Apple of storage space “misrepresentation”West Texas News
Apple Faces Lawsuit over Misleading Devices Storage CapacityChinatopix
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Skydive from edge of space beats world record – BBC News

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Skydive from edge of space beats world record
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Google executive Alan Eustace has broken the world altitude record for a parachute jump by leaping from 135,890 feet (41,419 metres). He exceeded the speed of sound, setting off a small sonic boom, and set several skydiving records in the process.
Breaking news: Google exec veep in terrifying SKY PLUNGE DRAMARegister
Watch Alan Eustace's record-breaking space jumpTelegraph.co.uk
Alan Eustace Skydive: Senior Google Executive Jumps Off The Edge Of International Business Times
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