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One-way ticket

One-way ticket to Mars……Why one-way? Because during the journey, which will last from seven to eight months, astronauts will lose bone and muscle mass. After spending time on that planet, … Continue reading

19/04/2013 · 1 Comment

Daredevil

A reckless person who enjoys doing dangerous things. Felix Baumgartner, who has become the first skydiver to go through the sound barrier, says the main goal of his exploit was … Continue reading

17/10/2012 · Leave a comment

Supermoon

The “supermoon” phenomenon, which we could see last weekend, means the Moon appears up to 14% bigger and 30% brighter than usual, as it comes closer to the Earth . … Continue reading

12/05/2012 · Leave a comment