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How Does GPS Work?

At over 20,000 kilometres above sea level (20,180 kilometres (12,540 miles)) is a constellation of satellites, each orbiting Earth every 11 hours and 58 minutes. These satellites are continuously beaming data down to us on earth, which in turn is received by devices such as your phone or navigational units …

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Everything You Need to Know About Planet Earth

Planet Earth is the home of every lifeform, known to us, in the universe. Its age is about 1/3 of the age of the universe and, admitted, It is a thing of beauty. a slightly squashed fair with a heavy metal core, and a lighter surface crust, wrapped in a …

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What Happens If We Bring the Sun to Earth?

What would happen if you were to bring a tiny piece of the Sun to Earth? Short answer: you die. Long answer: it depends which piece of the Sun. Like most of the matter in the universe, our Sun is neither solid, liquid or gas, but plasma. Plasma is when …

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Upheaval: How Old Is the Earth and Its Species? | Space News

Welcome to Space News from the Electric Universe, brought to you by The Thunderbolts Project™ at Thunderbolts.info Planet Earth is home to an extraordinary diversity of species. Their current total numbers are estimated at around 10 million including between 1 and 2 million animal species. However, scientists estimate that documenting …

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What Does Earth Look Like?

Hey, Vsauce. Michael here. This point of light in the sky is Earth as seen from the surface of Mars. And this is Earth as seen from Saturn. Here’s an image taken only 45,000 kilometres away, the famous Blue Marble. But what does Earth really look like? Well, it depends …

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Which Way Is Down?

Hey, Vsauce. Michael here. Down here. But which way is down? And how much does down weigh? Well, down weighs about a 100th of a gram per cubic centimeter. It is light and airy, which makes it a great source of insulation and buoyancy for water birds. But if you …

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Transforming Future Space Technology

Five, four, three, two, one, ignition. Okay Houston, As I… stand out here in the wonders of the unknown at Hadley, I sort of realize there’s a fundamental truth to our nature, man must explore. And this is exploration at its greatest. .

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Space: The Next Trillion Dollar Industry

This video was made possible by Away. Get $20 off your Away suitcase by going to awaytravel.com/wendover and using the code “wendover” at checkout. And quickly, once you’ve finished this video there are two others to watch, both where I appear on camera for the first time—a behind the scenes …

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What Is Space Exploration Doing For You?

“This episode of DNews is brought to you by Full Sail University.” People ask ALL THE TIME why we’re exploring space and if that money could help people on Earth. I’m here to tell you IT ALREADY DOES HELP! One of the biggest questions we get whenever we do space …

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NASA Technology

Innovation and technology has been required to enable exploration and pioneering throughout the history of the human race and there are challenges cast in three different categories.Our challenge is: we have to get there, we have to land there and we have to live. There is a large logistical challenge …

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