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This is a blog run by Deflare about space travel and exploration, and the beauty of the stars. I'm always looking for more material to post, so any art, photos, stories, or news articles you have to share would be appreciated!

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  1. heythereuniverse:

The Fireworks Galaxy (NASA, Chandra, 10/28/13) by NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center on Flickr.
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  3. colchrishadfield:

Goldfinger – doing handprints at the Astronaut Centre of China.

    colchrishadfield:

    Goldfinger – doing handprints at the Astronaut Centre of China.

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  5. heythereuniverse:

Black Hole Blows Big Bubble | NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center
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  7. "Claiming there is no other life in the universe is like scooping up some water, looking at the cup and claiming there are no whales in the ocean."

    - Neil deGrasse Tyson in response to “Aliens can’t exist because we haven’t found them yet” (via scarlinged)

    (Source: unusual-entities)

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  9. heythereuniverse:

Black Holes Go ‘Mano a Mano’ | NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center

    heythereuniverse:

    Black Holes Go ‘Mano a Mano’ | NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center

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  11. colchrishadfield:

Rocket launch into the night - well done, SpaceX!
http://www.space.com/27052-spacex-launches-asiasat6-satellite.html
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  13. acyanrust:

last-on-your-lips:

quasigeostrophy:

johnnysixpack:

jordan-n-g:

rrrick:

astrodidact:

Three years ago, researchers fired whisky to the International Space Station as part of an experiment to see how the conditions in space change flavours. Next month, the whisky will return to Earth.
 http://www.sciencealert.com.au/news/20143108-26097-2.html 

Scotland’s contribution to space research. Good job.

Not even sarcastic. Good job. I want space booze.

Whhhaaaaa?

Space booze.

I wanna try it!

coyotelips, coffeethulhu — relevant to our interests

    acyanrust:

    last-on-your-lips:

    quasigeostrophy:

    johnnysixpack:

    jordan-n-g:

    rrrick:

    astrodidact:

    Three years ago, researchers fired whisky to the International Space Station as part of an experiment to see how the conditions in space change flavours. Next month, the whisky will return to Earth.

    Scotland’s contribution to space research. Good job.

    Not even sarcastic. Good job. I want space booze.

    Whhhaaaaa?

    Space booze.

    I wanna try it!

    coyotelips, coffeethulhu — relevant to our interests

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  15. heythereuniverse:

A Ring of Black Holes | NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center
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  17. veinesnoires:

    Carina Nebula
    Rosette Nebula
    Heart Nebula
    Fairy Pillar Nebula
    Orion Nebula
    Eagle Nebula
    Flame Vista Nebula
    Crab Nebula

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  19. laughingsquid:

William Shatner Checks in on NASA Over Twitter, Receives Status Update on the International Space Station
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