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National Geographic: How to make Zero G Idents

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The spots shown at the beginning of this video might not be so spectacular, but watch how those have been made later in this clip.

Amazing.

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Video: Major meteor over Canada

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You might have heard about the substantial (a few tons) meteor crashing down on this planet last week in Canada. Here’s some footage from a police camera showing how it looked from Edmonton, Canada where the thing came down.

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Movie: New Star Trek Trailer

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New feast for trekkies is coming with a new Star Trek movie to hit the theaters next May. And from the trailer(s) (see below) it looks like this one might become one of the best ever.

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Space: Animated Aurora from Orbit

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Astronaut Don Pettit created an astounding video using a sequence of still images he shot of the aurora borealis from the International Space Station.

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Sci-Fi: Starship dimensions

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If you like Science Fiction movies have a look at Jeff Russell’s Starship Dimensions pages. It provides pixel exact drawings of 218 starships and if you’re using IE you can compare the drawings directly on screen by dragging them around.

The in-scale drawings include starships from Sci-Fi movies such as Star Trek, Star Wars, Babylon 5, ID4, Macross/Robotech, Lexx, Freespace, and Battlestar Galactica. Zoom ranges include…

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Science: Water on Mars

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No this is not a continuation of or “April’s Fools post”, Nasa today “officially released” information that they found water on Mars.

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