NASA | Space Shuttle Time Lapse

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Segment 1: NASA's Shuttle Discovery (STS131), while docked to the ISS, captured these images on April 12, 2010 as it moved from the night side of the Earth to the daytime. In the process the Aurora Borealis can be seen on the Earth's limb. A solar panel from the ISS and a docked Soyuz module…

Close encounters of the purred kind: Aliens spoke to us in a ‘cat-likelanguage’ claim Russian flight controllers

Close encounters of the purred kind: Aliens spoke to us in a 'cat-likelanguage' claim Russian flight controllers

Air traffic controllers in Siberia claim they were buzzed by a high-speed UFO with a female sounding alien who spoke in an unintelligible cat-like language.   The mystery object suddenly burst onto flight monitors over the remote Russian diamond capital of Yakutsk.   It was shown flying at a speed of slightly over 6000 mph,…

Scientists use brain imaging to reveal the movies in our mind

Scientists use brain imaging to reveal the movies in our mind

ERKELEY — Imagine tapping into the mind of a coma patient, or watching one’s own dream on YouTube. With a cutting-edge blend of brain imaging and computer simulation, scientists at the University of California, Berkeley, are bringing these futuristic scenarios within reach. Using functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging (fMRI) and computational models, UC Berkeley researchers have succeeded…

Monster Alma telescope array captures its first deep space image

Monster Alma telescope array captures its first deep space image

This composite shot of ancient star-formation in the Antennae galaxies is the first public image to be released from the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (Alma) -- an enormous, international telescope being built in Chile. Alma is an array of giant radio telescopes, placed on the highest plateau in the Atacama desert, near Chile's border with Bolivia. There are…