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This is what happens when you use a fidget spinner in space

Fidget spinners are currently America’s trending toy, a simple device that spins on an axis. They require absolutely no effort, and many find them soothing. So what can make one of these little gadgets even more fidgety? A fidget spinner…in space.

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Blastr News 2017-06-06 13:34:14

The luxury market is targeting geek culture. Embrace makers instead.

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50 of NASA’s best images of Earth

A look at some of the best images of Earth (and low Earth orbit) that NASA has to share.

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50 of NASA’s best images of space

A look at some of the best images of space that NASA has to share.

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NASA wants kids to help create a Star Trek replicator for astronauts

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Students are tasked with helping the replicator become reality. 

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NASA’s Interplanetary Travel Posters Make Us Long For The Future

The 1920s through 1939 (the advent of World War II) is known as “the golden age of travel.” And as it happens, it was also the golden age of travel posters. With trains as a reliable method of transportation, and automobiles becoming an affordable luxury, people across the United States and Europe were able to […]

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Exclusive: NASA director Jim Green talks about The Martian and better living through radiation

NASA director of planetary sciences explains why flags don’t fly on Mars.

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Image of the Day: Nichelle Nichols takes to the skies on a NASA mission

At age 82, Nichelle Nichols is more awesome than you are.

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Astronauts to eat space-grown food for the first time

Astronauts no longer drink Tang. But they don’t eat fresh food, either. Until now.

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11 hilarious Pluto memes to celebrate New Horizons’ flyby

Funny memes have made NASA’s historic achievement even more awesome.

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