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DNews: Do We Need A Moon Colony Before A Mars Colony?

With its thin atmosphere, cold temperature and lack of drinkable water, maybe Mars isn’t our first stop on the search for a new home planet.  

NASA: Showstopper Nov. 14 Supermoon Is the Closest Moon to Earth Since 1948

A so called ‘supermoon’ is the coincidence of a full moon with the closest approach the Moon gets to the Earth on its elliptical orbit, resulting in its largest size as seen from Earth. On monday November 14, the full moon makes its closest pass to Earth in its orbit and will appear up to …

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NASA Celebrates Apollo 11 45th Anniversary

NASA marks the 45th anniversary of the first moon landing this month while it takes the steps needed for America’s next giant leap to send astronauts to Mars. Here follows a couple of documentary videos of actual footage taken of the Apollo 11 mission.   Apollo 11 45th Anniversary Resource Reel Mission Video shown is …

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