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The Android Experiments I/O Challenge is live! Submit yours to win a trip to this year’s Google I/O. androidexperiments.com/challenge

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Two new Earth science investigations will track harmful air pollutants and study the development of tropical cyclones. These two CubeSats, bread-loaf sized satellites, will make measurements and perform analyses that will have direct societal benefit. Details: http://go.nasa.gov/22bomWD
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Water cascading into pool creating rainbow at Seljalandsfoss, Iceland. Image by Gary Latham /Lonely Planet.
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JJ Abrams new 9-part web documentary will chronicle teams competing for Google's Lunar-X Prize.
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Raspberry Pi 3 is on sale now at $35! It features a 1.2GHz 64-bit quad-core CPU, giving about 10x the performance of a Raspberry Pi 1, as well as wireless LAN and Bluetooth. It's completely compatible with Raspberry Pi 1 and 2.
Exactly four years ago, on 29 February 2012, we unleashed the original 256MB Raspberry Pi Model B on a largely unsuspecting world. Since then, we’ve shipped over eight million units, including three million units of Raspberry Pi 2, making us the UK’s all-time best-selling computer. The Raspberry Pi Foundation has grown from a handful of …
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I really like the Pi, but they have to fix the "let's bus everything through the USB" problem. I'd like to see a proper bus with eSata and USB3. I honestly don't understand why the need to embed wireless into the device -- That's easily fixable by a USB dongle (as long as the Pi properly supports high amp devices in its USB ports, which the Rpi2 doesn't.)
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A new system holds the promise of interstellar travel, asteroid deflection, and even interstellar communication.
A new system holds the promise of interstellar travel, asteroid deflection, and even interstellar communication.
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This could be huge. The human race needs to become interplanetary ASAP... somewhere out there, there's a big Extinction Event with Earth's name on it... 
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Take an immersive tour of a Google data center in 360°. #GCPNEXT
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The countdown has begun for blastoff of the ambitious European/Russian ExoMars 2016 spacecraft from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan on March 14. Its goal is to search for minute signatures of methane gas that could possibly be an indication of life…
The countdown has begun for blastoff of the ambitious European/Russian ExoMars 2016 spacecraft from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan on March 14. Its goal is to search for minute signatures of methane gas that could possibly be an indication of life or of nonbiologic geologic processes ongoing today.
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This Poster Beautifully Details Humankind's Many Space Explorations

With all of NASA's recent (and historical) explorations and achievements, it's only natural that the visualization masters over at Pop Chart Lab would decide to make a poster dedicated to humankind's expeditions into the final frontier. This stunningly detailed poster catalogs all of them—from Luna 2 in 1959 to DSCOVR in 2015. There are over 100 exploratory devices featured, from orbiters to rovers to landers. The color-coded poster traces the path each craft took on its trip through space, weaving a delightful web. Planets, moons, asteroids, and even Pluto appear as points of interest for the cosmic explorers.

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This comprehensive guide of the solar system shows where all the exploratory instruments have been.
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Kayaking off Cerf Island, St Anne Marine Reserve, Seychelles. Image by Justin Foulkes/Lonely Planet.
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Euro vision for the world's largest radio telescope

You might have heard about the Square Kilometre Array, and how it will transform the way we understand the Universe, but have you ever stopped to think what it takes to build the world’s largest radio telescope?

“Building a telescope at such a remote location is a huge logistical challenge,” explains Ant Schinckel, who heads up the SKA Infrastructure Australia team (and is also the Project Director of our newest telescope, ASKAP).

“There’s power, communications, water supply and sanitation to consider, as well as somewhere to put the supercomputer and complex digital electronics. Ultimately, everything we design needs to preserve the radio-quiet environment of the site to ensure the SKA will answer some of our biggest questions.”

The SKA will be co-hosted by Australia and southern Africa, and our site – the Murchison Radio-astronomy Observatory – is located in the middle of the outback in Western Australia. This location was chosen specifically because it is far from the electronic hustle-bustle of the everyday world, and therefore extremely “radio quiet”.

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Have you ever stopped to think what it takes to build the world's largest radio telescope?
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Photo of the Day: A flat tire delayed #YourShot member Tyler Lekki's return from a road trip, but allowed him to photograph a fresh coating of snow in Utah's Monument Valley National Park. #photography
A light coat of snow blankets Monument Valley National Park in this National Geographic Photo of the Day.
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