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Image Earth from Apollo 17 | #space #science...

Earth from Apollo 17 | #space #science #earth

   

Image The Space Shuttle was a partially reusable...

The Space Shuttle was a partially reusable launch system and orbital spacecraft operated by the U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration for human spaceflight missions. photo by Richard Silvera (This image is a composite of 2 pictures. the picture of the sky and clouds was taken from an airplaine, and the shuttle is a picture from #NASA. Then the assembly was done in Photoshop & Ligthroom) #Space #Design #science #photography

   

Image UFO Cover-Ups Must End, Moonwalker Edgar...

UFO Cover-Ups Must End, Moonwalker Edgar Mitchell Says - On Feb. 5, 1971, Edgar Mitchell became the sixth of only 12 men to step on the moon. Of that elite dozen, which included Buzz Aldrin and the late Neil Armstrong 44 years ago this week, Mitchell is the only one to go on record about his controversial belief in extraterrestrial UFOs -- and of a possible government cover-up. #coverup #ufo

   

Image Optical lattice clock - Scientists say they...

Optical lattice clock - Scientists say they have found a more accurate way to measure time. We currently use atomic clocks to count the seconds, but tests on an alternative atomic timekeeper have revealed that it is more precise. #time #science #clocks

   

Image How to Get in Touch With Loved Ones During a...

How to Get in Touch With Loved Ones During a Disaster | Don’t call, Text, Use Apps.If You’re the loved one we’re trying to reach: Get to a hardwired data connection. You tell us! Update your voicemail message. read more. #news #advice #security #nationalsecurity #usnews #history knowledgefix

   

Image Rapid Fire Flaring on the Sun - One rather...

Rapid Fire Flaring on the Sun - One rather small active region popped off no fewer than 15 minor flares over 18 hours (July 30-31, 2102). The activity of diminutive sunspot AR1538 is a sign of tension in the region's magnetic field. The active region show to the right also contributed another three flares during the same time period. The image was taken in a wavelength of extreme ultraviolet light (NASA/GSFC/SDO). #science #sun #space #NASA #photography

   

Image Chicago Sun-Times Film Critic Roger Ebert...

Chicago Sun-Times Film Critic Roger Ebert Dies | The most famous and most popular film reviewer of his time who became the first journalist to win a #Pulitzer Prize for movie criticism and, on his long-running TV program, wielded the nation’s most influential thumb, died Thursday. He was 70. #history #obituaries #films #entertainment #bio #people

   

Image Meatless March: Black-Rice Stir-Fry, By...

Meatless March: Black-Rice Stir-Fry, By Rebecca Misner | Black-Rice Stir-Fry, which, with eggplant, purple cabbage and purple kale, was was as healthy (chock full of anthocyanins, the antioxidant flavonoids that give these veggies their deep, rich purple color) as it was easy and delicious. #food #health #recipes #healthyeating #living #vegetarian

   

Image Wearable Computers Could Help Build A Better...

Wearable Computers Could Help Build A Better You, Wearable head-up displays make gamification a viable route to self-improvement. By Bryan Gardiner | In 1961, Claude Shannon and Edward Thorp built the world’s first wearable computer. #tech #computerscience #science #engineering #gadgets #articles #news #living #gamification #fashion #society #living

   

Image Pope Francis: 13 key facts about the new...

Pope Francis: 13 key facts about the new pontiff, Pope Francis, the former Cardinal Jorge Bergoglio, lives in a small flat, takes the bus and only has one functioning lung | Pope Francis leaves the Santa Maria Maggiore basilica (Photo by Alessandro Bianchi/Reuters) #religion #ir #news #facts #history #Catholicism #publicfigures #leaders #biography #worldaffairs

   

Image Processed meat 'early death' link- Sausages,...

Processed meat 'early death' link- Sausages, ham, bacon and other processed meats appear to increase the risk of dying young, a study of half a million people across Europe suggests. #health #nutrition

   

Image Salt on bread - The amount of salt in our...

Salt on bread - The amount of salt in our diet could be involved in driving our own immune systems to rebel against us, leading to diseases such as multiple sclerosis, early laboratory findings suggest. #nutrition

   

Image Quantum teleportation - Hold onto your...

Quantum teleportation - Hold onto your seats: Chinese physicists are reporting that they’ve successfully teleported photonic qubits (quantum bits) over a distance of 97 kilometers (60mi). This means that quantum data has been transmitted from one point to another, without passing through the intervening space. #physics

   

Image Soyuz Blueprint of a Russian Soyuz rocket |...

Soyuz Blueprint of a Russian Soyuz rocket | Soyuz (meaning "union") is a family of expendable launch systems developed by OKB-1, and manufactured by TsSKB-Progress in Samara, Russia. According to the European Space Agency, the Soyuz launch vehicle is the most frequently used launch vehicle in the world (Wikipedia) #space #science #engineering #knowledgefix #charts #justlearned #history #spaceexploration

   

Image Senate Delays Negatively Impacting our...

Senate Delays Negatively Impacting our Judicial System | The White House | #law #infographics #politics #uspolitics #society #news #history

   

Image Vatican profile | The Vatican is the...

Vatican profile | The Vatican is the smallest independent state in the world and residence of the spiritual leadership of the Roman Catholic Church. #ir #maps #religion #news #vatican

   

Image “How Search Works,” the new area...

“How Search Works,” the new area announced today is an interactive infographic that explains more about the search process, including how Google deal with spam issues. #search #google #tech #computerscience #infographics #explanations #justlearned

   

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#Quotes #science #advice #space

   

Image US doctors cure child born with HIV Medical...

US doctors cure child born with HIV Medical history made with first 'functional cure' of unnamed two-year-old born with the virus but now needing no medication. #science #hivaids #health #news #medicine #immunology

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Image Interior of the Notre-Dame Cathedral in...

Interior of the Notre-Dame Cathedral in Paris. Six photographs stitched together to create this wonderful vertical panoramic (Photograph by eso-teric) | Notre Dame de Paris, also known as Notre Dame Cathedral or simply Notre Dame, is a historic Roman Catholic Marian cathedral on the eastern half of the Île de la Cité in the fourth arrondissement of Paris, #France. (Wikipedia) #travel #architecture #design #religion #photography

   

Image Observations from NASA’s Van Allen Probes...

Observations from NASA’s Van Allen Probes reveal an isolated third ring in the outer radiation belt. #science #space #nasa #physics #research #scienceresearch

   

Image TED 2013: Uchek app tests urine for medical...

TED 2013: Uchek app tests urine for medical issues, By Jane Wakefield | A smartphone app that uses a phone's camera to analyse urine and check for a range of medical conditions has been shown off at the TED (Technology, Education and Design) conference in Los Angeles. #tech #science #news #justlearned #education #health #medicine

   

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#Quotes #life #Advice #Typography

   

Image Last Launch: Dan Winters and the Shuttle...

Last Launch: Dan Winters and the Shuttle Program | Endeavour on her pad. May 15, 2011 | #science #nasa #space #history #photography #newsstand #news #tech #engineering

   

Image Every recorded meteorite strike on Earth...

Every recorded meteorite strike on Earth since 2,300 BCE mapped By Carl Franzen | Now you can see the location of every recorded meteorite impact on Earth going back to 2,300 BCE all in one heat map created by Javier de la Torre, cofounder of geo software companies Vizzuality and CartoDB. #maps #geography #space #science #history #justlearned #knowledgefix

   

Image Richard Branson on Building an Empire BY...

Richard Branson on Building an Empire BY JASON ANKENY | Tought Leaders | Sir Richard Branson is in a reflective mood. Almost 40 years after the launch of the Virgin Records label vaulted him into the global consciousness, #Branson is in Los Angeles to collect a special Grammy Award celebrating his contributions to the music business, and the honor finds him looking back on his transformation from industry interloper to institution. #Business #leaderships #entrepreneurship #interviews

   

Image All sizes | Trembling Giants | by Michæl...

All sizes | Trembling Giants | by Michæl Paukner | #science #environment #nature #infographics #history

   

Image President Lincoln. c. 1862 | Mathew B. Brady...

President Lincoln. c. 1862 | Mathew B. Brady (studio of). #history #photography #ushistory #lincoln

   

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#Quotes #life #advice #change

   

Image W49B: Rare Explosion May Have Created Our...

W49B: Rare Explosion May Have Created Our Galaxy's Youngest Black Hole | The remnant, called W49B, is about a thousand years old, as seen from Earth, and is at a distance of about 26,000 light years away. #space #science #astronomy #photography #justlearned #knowledgefix

   

Image 'Piracy' at sea: Has definition changed?...

'Piracy' at sea: Has definition changed? Supreme Court declines to enter fray. The Supreme Court rejected the appeals of two groups of captured Somalis. Federal prosecutors had argued that the definition of piracy has broadened since the early 1800s. Source: CSMonitor.com #maritimepiracy

   

Image BBC News - Scans reveal intricate brain...

BBC News - Scans reveal intricate brain wiring. Scientists are set to release the first batch of data from a project designed to create the first map of the human brain. The project could help shed light on why some people are naturally scientific, musical or artistic. Some of the first images were shown at the American Association for the Advancement of Science meeting in Boston. #brain #science

   

Image Snow across Great Britain | Snow blanketed...

Snow across Great Britain | Snow blanketed most of Great Britain in late January 2013, stretching from London to the northern tip of Scotland. The Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) on NASA’s Terra satellite captured this natural-color image on January 26, 2013. #space #science #tech #photography #nature #maps #geography #travel #UK #weather

   

Image The Space Shuttle was a crewed, partially...

The Space Shuttle was a crewed, partially reusable low Earth orbital spacecraft operated by #NASA. Its official program name was #Space Transportation System, taken from a 1969 plan for a system of reusable spacecraft of which it was the only item to be funded for development. The first of four orbital test flights occurred in 1981, leading to operational flights beginning in 1982. It was used on a total of 135 missions from 1981 to 2011 (Wikipedia). #Science #tech

   

Image "Our journey is not complete." —President...

"Our journey is not complete." —President Obama. #Quotes #inauguration2013 #speeches #USpolitics #History

   

Image On November 6, 2012 Obama won 332 electoral...

On November 6, 2012 Obama won 332 electoral votes, exceeding the 270 required for him to be re-elected as president. | (Photo by barackobama) #election2012 #USpolitics #government #obama #politics

   

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#Quotes #inauguration2013 #speeches #USpolitics #History

   

Image "We are made for this moment, and we will...

"We are made for this moment, and we will seize it – so long as we seize it together." —President Obama. #inauguration2013 #USpolitics #History #quotes #USpolitics

   

Image Invitation letters to the #Inauguration2013...

Invitation letters to the #Inauguration2013 | #USpolitics #Politics #History #documents

   

Image U.S. President Barack Obama and first lady...

U.S. President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama arrive at St. John's Church in Washington, D.C. | #Inauguration2013 #USpolitics #History #trivia #obama

   

Image How do you get tickets to the inauguration?...

How do you get tickets to the inauguration? Members of Congress receive an allotment of free tickets to distribute to the public. You should contact your Representative or Senators to inquire about securing tickets. Click the link below to find out who represents you. You do not need tickets to view the inaugural parade. #history #howto #trivia #USpolitics #inauguration2013 #politics

   

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#quotes #advice #life #business

   

Image The oath is specified in Article II,...

The oath is specified in Article II, Section 1 of the U.S. Constitution. It states: "I do solemnly swear (or affirm) that I will faithfully execute the Office of President of the United States, and will to the best of my ability, preserve, protect and defend the Constitution of the United States." #history #inauguration2013 #USpolitics #politics

   

Image Obama’s First Term - A Romantic Oral...

Obama’s First Term - A Romantic Oral History - NYTimes.com | Obama’s First Term: A Romantic Oral History By PETER BAKER Members of Obama’s first administration learned a humbling lesson in Washington realpolitik, but they remember it more like a great episode of “The West Wing.” #USpolitics #Knowledgetv #politicstv #History #politics #inauguration2013

   

Image Obama Sworn In for 2nd Term, This Time...

Obama Sworn In for 2nd Term, This Time Quietly By JACKIE CALMES | President Obama took the oath of office from Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr. at the White House Blue Room on Sunday. The quiet ceremony before Monday’s public pomp, forced by a quirk of the constitutional calendar, started President Obama’s second term with a divided government at home and persistent threats abroad. #USpolitics #Knowledgetv #politicstv #History #politics #inauguration2013

   

Image New York Times Front Page | The Times in...

New York Times Front Page | The Times in Print for Monday, January 21, 2013. #USpolitics #Knowledgetv #politicstv #covers #politics #inauguration2013 #history

   

Image Every US president listed Complete list of...

Every US president listed Complete list of US presidents from George Washington up to Barack Obama, with party and year inaugurated | #inauguration2013 #USpolitics #History #UShistory #politics

   

Image The oaths: From Washington to #Obama - The...

The oaths: From Washington to #Obama - The Washington Post | #history #books #historybooks #inauguration2013 #USpolitics

   

Image The Lincoln Bible is the bible originally...

The Lincoln Bible is the bible originally used by United States President Abraham Lincoln at his 1861 presidential inauguration. The Lincoln family donated the bible to the Library of Congress, which includes it in their collection. Barack Obama chose to use the Lincoln Bible at his 2009 presidential inauguration and his 2013 second inauguration. #history #books #historybooks #inauguration2013 #USpolitics

   

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