Posts tagged ‘space’

March 20, 2018


by duncanr
March 3, 2018

NASA Smiling Face to Deep Space

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February 20, 2018


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November 24, 2017

STD : Space Transmitted Disease

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Click link to find out whats up

December 16, 2016

Pie in the Sky

by duncanr

The World Pie Eating Championships 2016 is to be held at Harry’s Bar, Wallgate, Wigan, on 20 December

in the build up to the event, A meat and potato pie has been sent “into space” attached to a weather balloon


full story here –

February 25, 2016

The Milky Way

by duncanr

the European Southern Observatory has released this video of the Milky Way to ‘mark the completion of the APEX Telescope Large Area Survey of the Galaxy (ATLASGAL)

July 23, 2015

NASA Finds Earth’s Cousin

by duncanr

_84449889_84449888NASA has announced the existence of an ‘earth-like’ planet a mere 1400 light years away –

while a lot of folk are naturally excited about this news and the implications – [fuck climate change, we’ve got a spare planet now] – others may not be as enthusiastic about the prospect of humans moving to another planet – click here

March 3, 2015

Ain’t Never Coming Back

by duncanr

never coming back1some men go to the pub or potter in their shed at the foot of the garden when they want to get away from the wife and kids for a while – Peter Degen-Portnoy, on the other hand, is going to Mars (he hopes)

I expect to have a full life, a rich life – [something he didn’t have with his wife and 5 kids?] – and I’m very excited by the prospects,” he said

according to Degen-Portnoy, only one of his kids is . . .

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November 26, 2014

Flying Lamb Chop

by duncanr

from the kitchen of Tayyabs in London to a violent death at the hands of a threshing machine in Dorset, follow the epic journey of a humble tandoori lamb chop to the edge of space

February 4, 2013

Israel Assists Iranian Space Program

by duncanr

 Mahmoud Ahmadinejad astronautFebruary 4 – it is reported that Iranian President, Mahmoud Ahminadinnerjacket, has expressed a wish to be Iran’s first astronaut –

February 5 – following a hastily assembled cabinet meeting, Israel despatches team of highly trained astro-physicists, engineers, and computer scientists to Iran to help make Mahmoud’s dream a reality

February 6 – Barack Obama announces the closure of prison facility at Gitmo Bay

February 7 – Nasa announces specially selected group of ‘volunteers’ to be sent to Mars