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Space Solar Power Plants? Orbital Solar Power Plants Possible in Decade or Two

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Orbital space Solar power plants? That may sound like science fiction, but according to a study group of Paris-based International Academy of Astronautics claims. They now possess the technology to make the project technically feasible within a decade or two according to the study. The International Academy of Astronautics is headed by Madhavan Nair, the …

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Space Solar Power Space Based Solar Power Satellites to Beam Solar Power to Earth

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Space solar power – space based solar power satellites to beam solar power to earth, beam me up Scotty! Most of us who are reasonable can conclude that we need to transition our power structure from toxic, non-renewable sources to clean, renewable, sustainable choices such as solar. This brings us to the edge of new …

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Sustainable Green Heating Systems Explained

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Many people are looking for sustainable green heating systems to heat their homes with utility costs on the rise and environmental concerns becoming more important than ever. It can be a bit baffling, however, as you try to sort them all out. Here is a list of some of the better-known green systems, and a …

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Asteroid 2005 YU55 Will Make Near Earth Miss Tuesday Nov. 8 2011

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NASA scientists report that asteroid 2005 YU55 will make a near earth miss Tuesday Nov. 8, 2011. The scientists will be tracking the asteroid with antennas from the space agencies Deep Space Network at Goldstone, CA. The scientists are calling the near miss by the 1,300 foot wide (400 meter) asteroid as an opportunity of …

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Sun Jan 22 2012 Solar Storm Largest Solar Flare Since 2005 Bombarding Earth Now

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The largest solar storm is hitting us now as a result of Sunday nights solar flare, the largest since 2005. The solar flare occurred at about 11 p.m. EST Sunday Jan 22, 2012 and will hit Earth with three different effects at three different times. The biggest issue is radiation, according to the National Oceanic …

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NASA Video of Earth From NASA Images of Earth On ISS

This NASA video is a compilation of NASA images of Earth that were taken on expedition 29 on the International Space Station (ISS) from August to October of this year. This is truly a work of art as you can travel around the planet and see all the breathtaking views from the ISS. Earth | …

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Challenger Explosion Space Shuttle Challenger Disaster 25th Anniversary

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Today marks the 25th anniversary of the Challenger Explosion, as the Space Shuttle Challenger Disaster took place just 73 seconds after it’s launch into space January 28, 1986 at 11:38 AM EST, from launch pad 39B, with 7 astronauts aboard, including New Hampshire teacher Christa McAuliffe, a High School teacher. This addition of the teacher …

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