What NASA’s Golden Record taught me about humanity

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What NASA’s Golden Record taught me about humanity
By Alessandra Potenza – TheVerge.com – Photo NASA. A cosmic message in a bottle from humanity to extraterrestrials I’m listening to a reproduction of NASA’s Golden Record, an album that was printed on gold-plated copper disks and launched into space aboard the Voyager 1 and 2 spacecraft in 1977. I received a copy of it […]
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NASA Wants to Send Your Name to Mars—Here’s How To Sign Up

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NASA Wants to Send Your Name to Mars—Here’s How To Sign Up
By Meghan Bartels – Newsweek.com – Image NASA. The sign-up process is easy: visit the website and fill out a short form. You must submit a first and last name—and for U.S. residents, a zip code—but an email address is optional. If you’ve put your name on a NASA mission before, keep the flights linked […]
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Super set patch of Iron on Space Patches #6

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Super set patch of Iron on Space Patches #6
Super save pack set patch of Iron on Space Patches #6, I Want To Believe Movie X- Files Patch , I want to leave UFO Patch, Astronaut Patch, Trust No One Patch Embroidered Iron On / Sew On NASA Patches by BossBee >Sew/Iron on Embroidered Patches for I Want To Believe Movie X- Files Patch […]
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Europe needs facility to handle extra-terrestrial space material

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Europe needs facility to handle extra-terrestrial space material
Aurore Hutzler Post-doctoral researcher, Natural History Museum Vienna, Austria Ludovic Ferrière Co-curator of collections, Natural History Museum Vienna, Austria Room.EU.com – Photo Not Credited Until now, sample return missions have been led mostly by NASA in the US, by Roscosmos in Russia and by JAXA in Japan. Europe is a main actor in space exploration […]
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The science of Close Encounters: could we use music to talk to aliens?

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The science of Close Encounters: could we use music to talk to aliens?
By Alice Vincent – Telegraph.co.uk – Image Nasa engineers installing the ‘Golden Record’ into Voyager Golden Record: Greetings to the Universe contained pictures of life on Earth – such as a woman in a supermarket – as well as music that reflected the diversity of humankind’s creative capabilities. Bach was on there, along with Mozart, […]
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Cassini is Being Sent to its Doom to Protect Potential Aliens

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Cassini is Being Sent to its Doom to Protect Potential Aliens
By Matthew Hart – Nerdist.com – Photo Not Credited NASA says that the willful annihilation of Cassini in Saturn’s atmosphere is necessary because the probe is nearly out of fuel, and that if left adrift, it could crash into one of Saturn’s moons, leading to contamination. The concern is that there could be stowaway microbes […]
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