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The power in the truth of Dr. Martin Luther King's message does not decay with the passing of time. #MLKDAY

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Astronaut Ron Garan was profoundly moved by his view of the Earth from space. Now he wants us all to get a similar glimpse of the fragile world he witnessed
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Current events over the past few weeks have inspired me to communicate what I believe is one of the best ways to address the ineffectiveness of our present political environment:

https://medium.com/@Astro_Ron/americans-have-a-right-to-be-angry-and-frustrated-with-the-present-state-of-our-political-system-63781f5d290a#.xjiu9fe6e
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Why universal space travel might be the solution to world peace.
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What does it mean to "Make America Great Again"?
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A stratosphere based economy will change everything...
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"We humans are capable of greatness" I wish everyone a wonderful 2017 filled with promise and progress!
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For now, Earth is our only home. Please, lets care it!
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Two years ago today I stood on the stage at the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin. On stage were also Mikhail Gorbachev, Lech Walesa, President of the European Parliament: Martin Schulz, Nobel Peace Laureate Muhammad Yunus, Wikipedia Founder Jimmy Wales and many others gathered to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall. Along the entire length of where the wall once stood lighted balloons were erected. Each balloon represented walls that still need to fall. The walls caused by hatred, injustice, poverty and far too many other woes. At the predetermined time, in front of well over a million people gathered at the path where this wall once stood, in solidarity we all simultaneously released the balloons. In that moment, I was filled with optimism for our future and proud of what we humans could accomplish when we tear down the walls that separate us. Today, I choose to think about that day and pray for our future.

https://www.facebook.com/fallofthewall25/videos/757052061110010/
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At this moment in history I feel a need to take inventory and separate out what I KNOW from what I believe.

Here are 10 things that I KNOW:

1. I KNOW that the Earth isn’t flat — We don’t live in the two dimensional world depicted on maps. We live in a beautiful, iridescent, interconnected and interdependent biosphere teeming with life.

2. I KNOW that we are stronger together — Our nation’s greatest accomplishments have all come from us banding together and rallying behind a common cause. The biggest problems facing our country and our world will only be solved when we figure out how to set aside our differences and work together.

3. I KNOW that fear is one of the most destructive and divisive forces on our planet — Fear is a natural response to a real threat but beyond its evolutionary importance it can also be counterproductive to long-term peace and security if we allow it to divide us.

4. I KNOW that Labels can be counterproductive to progress — The labels that we put on ourselves and others can box us in, they can erect walls and barriers to cooperation that separate people and groups that hold unique and often critical pieces of the puzzle. Failure to incorporate all the pieces of the puzzle prevents us from solving our biggest and most seemingly intractable problems. This is why I don’t label myself. I am not a Democrat or Republican. If you feel you must label me, the most accurate would be, American Earthling.

5. I KNOW that empathy, understanding, reason and truth are keys to real progress.

6. I KNOW that Climate Change is Real — Human activity is contributing to an increase in planetary temperature with catastrophic implications if not mitigated.

7. I KNOW that in many cases people living in poverty are enterprising, resourceful, creative and hard-working but are being held down primarily by circumstances beyond their control. Changing those circumstances will not only help those impoverished but also, in the long-run, it will help all of us.

8. I KNOW that the political playing field is stacked against us — Corporations, special interest groups and those that can afford to buy political influence have entirely too much power in our nation. Special interests are normally narrow interests and do not take the long-term, overall well-being of our nation or our world into account.

9. I KNOW that the overall well-being of our nation is vastly more important than the increase of political power of any political party.

10. I KNOW that regardless of the outcome of this election, we need to band together as Americans to repair divisions, heal our nation and fix a broken political system.
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“The only thing we have to fear is fear itself” is as true now as it was when FDR first spoke those words in his inaugural address in 1933…
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Escape Velocity - 90 Years of Space Exploration in a few minutes by +David Peterson 

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"We must reach far beyond our own lifespans. We must think not as individuals but as a species." ‪#‎TheKeyIsWe‬
Plans for Earth's first starships are being announced today in New York City. At a midday press conference, Yuri Milner's Breakthrough Prize Foundation is unveiling its latest project: "Breakthrough Starshot". If Milner's team can pull this off, people alive today could see starships depart from ...
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En waar dini gesen oor meschi als juli kiuem ness
Safi seksing gesen iuden
Doi ras emeni oki joren
Melisch geuem kim etes in
Faar waar is dini emeni zin
Zuren embrabed gesen jaras ness zirazin menis
Netet siginzora nig Driess
Ineuem kire kisen wat e n mijden zig zare daar ik ook
Doei jaare ness mijstaal
Komzinass sura kisendin
Dog elee doi kaaskop savi
Kiuem asdah deisen savi din in ureien van de buuren

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I think we live on a pretty cool planet (and by "cool" - I mean awesome)
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Recently returned to Earth from 5 1/2 months onboard the International Space Station. I want to use Google+ to share the experience of living and working in space with as many people as possible. The "orbital perspective" has inspired me to help make the world a better place. I hope that by sharing this perspective of our Fragile Oasis, you will also be inspired. 
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Started using Google+ while I was living in space
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Low Earth Orbit - Houston TX - Yonkers NY - Oneonta NY - Enid OK - Phoenix AZ - Traben Trabach Germany - Sumter SC - Las Vegas NV - Niceville FL - Lexington Park MD - Nassau Bay TX - Houston TX - Star City Russia - Abu Dhabi -
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Astronaut: STS-124, ISS Expedition 27/28; Aquanaut: NEEMO-9; Fragile Oasis Founder
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