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How Do You Open the Shutters on the ISS?

(NERDOLOGY) – It’s not something that you might think about every day, but there are some serious engineering challenges to what seem like relatively simple issues, like shuttering a window

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The Archer’s Paradox in SLOW MOTION

(NERDOLOGY) – The bow and arrow seem like pretty simple technology, right?  Wrong – there’s a lot going on there.  Check it out here in slow motion, and bonus, you

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The Pioneer Probes Are Way Off-Course

(NERDOLOGY) – Why the heck are the Pioneer probes drifting and slowing when that flies in the face of what people who watch Big Bang Theory know about science?

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The Truth About Gingers

(NERDOLOGY) – No, gingers aren’t soulless monsters nor were they bitten by werewolves during childhood – in fact, it could be an advantage in some ways!

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Primitive Technology: Forge Blower

(NERDOLOGY) – Fancy doing a bit of backyard forging?  Try doing it the OLD fashioned way!

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Kepler’s Bonanza of Worlds

(NERDOLOGY) – Pack your bags, Nerds!  There are a whole slew of new planets…if only we could break that pesky light speed barrier.

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Total Lunar Eclipse In Tajikistan (15 June, 2011)

(NERDOLOGY) – Hey, Nerds!  Since you were so good and made it through Monday, here is some absolutely stunning video from the 15 June, 2011 Lunar Eclipse filmed in Tajikistan

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This Much Will Kill You

(NERDOLOGY) – As you Nerds head into the weekend, let us give a look at what constitutes “excessive” before we go out and party down.  Have fun!

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The Unexpected Effects of Nukes in Space

NERDOLOGY – If you think North Korea occasionally setting off a 10 kiloton device underground is scary, wait until you hear some of the insane “experiments” conducted by the USA

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Why Don’t Spaceships Have Artificial Gravity?

(NERDOLOGY) – So, what you’re telling me is that everything Science Fiction has told me…was a lie??

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