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Tariq Malik
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No, E=MC Hammer is not am option
Enter here for the chance to win an Einstein bobblehead and coaster set, a Relativity tote bag, a year-long description to Discover magazine, and the DVD-ROM 30-year collection of Discover. http://sciencecontests.secondstreetapp.com/Win-the-ultimate-Einstein-prize-pack/referrals/
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Still not convinced anyone could mean the following seriously, but apparently, they don't know physics apart from gravity much better.
http://www.gsjournal.net/old/science/guerami.pdf here we go.
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+NASA  #DSCOVR  launch will go as planned though: 
Rough seas have scuttled SpaceX's plan to land the first stage of its Falcon 9 rocket on a robotic drone ship in the Atlantic Ocean after today's launch of the DSCOVR space-weather satellite.
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Amazing. Just, wow.
The gorgeous green glow of the northern lights served as a backdrop for bright white rocket tails in a set of amazing new photos. Five rockets launched from Poker Flat Research Range in Alaska this week carried experiments aimed at studying the science be
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spectacular !! launch!!
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How would you handle a 100-year trip to another star? SyFy's Ascension has some ideas. 
A spaceship powered by nuclear bombs secretly launched in the 1960s. A colony ship on 100-year journey to spread humanity to the stars. Meet the SyFy Channel's epic miniseries: 'Ascension.'
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OH SHIT! I MISSED IT!!!!! AAARRRRGGGGHHHH!!!
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What is going on on Mars? The latest from our writer Tanya Lewis
The origins of organic matter found by Mars lander missions have long been debated, but a new study suggests a way to find out whether these chemicals of life came from the Red Planet or elsewhere.
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Happy  Saturday, Internet. Let's celebrate by watching a baby hippo chase some birds: https://screen.yahoo.com/awesome-animals/baby-hippo-entertains-itself-chasing-084655538.html #hipposaregreat
Rhys Scott-Dawkins of endlesssummertours.co.za was visiting the Kruger National Park when he encountered a young hippo with a rather playful streak. The hippo kept himself busy chasing water fowl until his mother came out of the water to see what all the commotion was about! Credit: YouTube/endlesssummertours.co.za
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There is so much space awesome here
In a blast from the space-age past, the National Archives released an awesomely retro 1965 advertisement for NASA's traveling outreach program, the Spacemobile.
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Naming spaceships after classic sci-fi is just, well...classic
When SpaceX launches a long-delayed satellite on Sunday, the company hopes to do the amazing: return a rocket to Earth and land it on a floating platform in the Atlantic Ocean.
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Life imitating art. We are ready for another Enterprise. 
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+SpaceX chief +Elon Musk says the next Falcon 9 rocket landing test is set for February. 
Elon Musk — founder of the private spaceflight company SpaceX — has released a series of amazing images showing the fiery fate of a rocket stage during a reusable rocket test on Jan. 10. SpaceX also released an amazing video of the crash.
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+NASA Orion rocket revealed! #EFT1
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Beautifully photographed landmark location.
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It's Mars arrival day for +NASA MAVEN orbiter. Looking forward to seeing it 1st hand @ Goddard Space Flight Center tonight! 
NASA's MAVEN spacecraft, which will study the atmosphere of Mars like never before, arrives at the Red Planet tonight (Sept. 21) and you can watch it live online. Watch the live webcast beginning at 9:30 p.m. ET (0130 GMT).
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My God, it's full of stars.
A swarm of twinkling old stars shines in a new view from NASA's Hubble Space Telescope. This globular cluster, dubbed IC 4499, lies on the outskirts of the Milky Way.
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Absolute heavenly beauty. Thank you for sharing this picture.
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Managing Editor for SPACE.com
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  • Space.com
    Managing Editor, 2009 - present
  • Space.com
    Senior Writer, 2005 - 2009
  • Space.com
    Staff Writer, 2001 - 2004
  • Space.com
  • Los Angeles Times
    Staff Writer, 2000 - 2001
    Huntington Beach Independent City Writer Served as City Writer for the weekly LA Times-owned Huntington Beach Independent paper in Huntington Beach, Calif., in Orange County bureau.
  • Los Angeles Times
    Staff Writer, 2000 - 2000
    Served as City Writer for La Habra and Education Writer for Fullerton School District in Orange County bureau.
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I write about rocket ships and space exploration.
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This is the Tariq J. Malik who is Managing Editor of SPACE.com in New York, NY. I'm also on the Twitter @tariqjmalik and Facebook.
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