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Very cool! Congratulations to the two kids :)
Two Toronto teens create a remarkable space odyssey with a weather balloon, four cameras and a plastic man that soared 24 kilometres high.
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I feel old :)
I remember someone had juryrigged a contraption that consisted of something like a sewing needle jammed into the end of a styrofoam cup, which they held above the record with their hand while the reco...
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This seems crazy (the launch plane has a wingspan of 115m, compared to 80m for the A380), but given the people behind it, I'm hopeful!
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Wow! This venture combines a modified Falcon 9 rocket with what would be the world's biggest airplane to get payloads to orbit:
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Food for thought.
I was disappointed to find, in a rare moment when I found myself watching live television the other day, this advertising campaign from VSO: Yes, that’s right viewer. *Children in West Africa are dying right now* and the *only way we can save them* is to send *qualified white volunteers* to help. It has to be one of the worst examples of this kind of post-colonial “poverty-porn” – where people in developing countries are cast as helpless victims...
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The Guardian on Britain's decision at the last European summit.
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