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A Comparison of the Attitudes of Yvette Yergon and Dr Peter Laikis on Space Exploration
The group known as Kolumbus21 is urging governments to contribute more resources and time into the research of space exploration across the 21st century. Author of the opinion piece “Exploring Our Dreams”, Yvette Yergon expresses an emphatic tone towards the importance of the growth in technology through exploring space. In...
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The Process of Birth and Life of Stars
The Birth and Life of Stars A star is born from the interstellar gas and dust clouds along the
outskirts of the galaxy. In order to create a new star, a cloud must be
compressed in order to strengthen the effect of gravity so that the cloud
material can contract and break into smaller units that ultimately collapse
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The Trials and Tribulations of the Men in Apollo 13
Traits of Survival The men of Apollo 13 were faced with immense trials and tribulations in space. They surely would have died without the total cooperation of the teams at home, and those in space. A few key qualities that are possessed by these members are what gives them the edge in survival. Before the mission even b...
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The Economic, Health, and International Agreement Issues of Space Exploration
In our human history, many explorations have taken place. One of the most recent exploration that took place is the space exploration itself. Like all explorations, it is very important to recognize the conflicts that many will face. It is very useful for one to plan out his/her decisions when he/she is to go on a trip. Som...
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The Factors to Consider in the Space Exploration Project
Space exploration is a big step to take. Exploring something that seems to have no boundaries is exciting, but at the same time frightening. If the government is planning to launch a rocket off its post, they must take into consideration whether it is ethical, if it’ll benefit society, and if they even have the financial s...
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A Discussion on Space Exploration - Is It Profitable or Not?
Space exploration has been, throughout the years, an exciting subject to work with in our society. We human beings have been using millions of dollars on projects to shoot manned rockets into space so that we can observe the unknown universe. However, there are issues that conflict the people on whether space exploration is...
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A Report on Observations of NGC-7342 and M67 Clusters Made by the University of Maryland Observatory
Abstract     With observations taken of NGC-7243 at the University of Maryland Observatory, along with past observations of M67, this team produced Color Magnitude Diagrams of each open cluster by isolating each star within the cluster through aperture photometry. These diagrams were then examined so that the fundamental p...
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An Examination of Three Papers Inspecting the Surface and Volcanism of Io
Abstract In this report, three different papers that inspect the surface and volcanism of Io will be studied, each one expanding on the previous in order to build up a more complete picture of the composition and internal dynamics of the moon. The papers examine surface processes, global patterns, and the particulars of Io...
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Bobak Ferdowsi, a Man Successful in the NASA Business
Economic Naturalist- Human Capital Bobak Ferdowsi is a NASA science officer, who participated in the Curiosity rover launch. In the Curiosity team, Bobak is one of hundreds of employees, and what sets him apart from the rest is his image, and how he uses it to his advantage. Ferdowsi understands that only astronauts and no...
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The Definition and Application of the String Theory on the Milky Way
Question: What is string theory and how does it apply to our universe? Date: Monday, 13th May, 2013 Interesting Information: What is String Theory? String theory is a branch or theoretical physics. So what is theoretical physics? Theoretical physics began with Isaac Newton. By his time, people had already been us...
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