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How Chris Hadfield turned earthlings on to space - Technology & Science - CBC News

How Chris Hadfield turned earthlings on to space - Technology & Science - CBC News | iScience Teacher | Scoop.it
Chris Hadfield has returned from the International Space Station, bringing with him hopes that the strong new links he forged with earthlings - including more than 887,000 Twitter followers - will help ensure a stronger future for Canada in space.

Via Tom D'Amico (@TDOttawa)
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John Purificati's curator insight, May 14, 2013 6:47 AM

Chris has captured the hearts and minds of millions of people, young and old. His daily postings and feeds on Twitter allowed us to actually experience space without leaving the comfort of our homes. He's been an inspiration to anyone fascinated with space science and technology.

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Amesome infographic on the 100+ exoplanets discovered to date

Amesome infographic on the 100+ exoplanets discovered to date | iScience Teacher | Scoop.it
NASA’s Kepler mission has discovered more than 100 confirmed planets orbiting distant stars.

Via Guillaume Decugis, Sakis Koukouvis
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Guillaume Decugis's curator insight, April 25, 2013 4:10 PM

Watch them orbit on scale and sort them by size: great job by the nytimes! 

Gust MEES's curator insight, April 27, 2013 10:37 AM

 

Nice interactive infographic, check it out an learn more...

 

John Purificati's comment, May 7, 2013 4:49 PM
Interesting stuff.