Matthew Dea

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MAVEN Science Instruments Explained – Why Mars Lost its Atmosphere

On November 18, 2013 NASA’s Mars Atmosphere and Volatile EvolutioN or MAVEN Space craft was launched toward Mars with the goal of scientific examination of Mars’ atmosphere. It is hoped that science experiments conducted by MAVEN will offer scientists answers to questions about what happened to Mars’ atmosphere and water. Around 3.5 billion years ago […]

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The Crazy Way Scientists Launch Rockets From Balloons

When you think of leaving the Earth, you probably think of something like this: This is the Saturn V launching Apollo 11 to the Moon. It was a chemical rocket, burning a mixture of kerosene and liquid oxygen to get its payload — the Apollo astronauts — off the Earth. Chemical rockets are basically an […]

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Scientists Discuss Space Matter

Scientists Discuss Space Matter

>>>BEYOND THE GALAXY IS THE VAST EMPTY VASTNESS OF SPACE. EMPTY? NOT QUITE. ACROSS THE MILKY WAY, THE ENORMOUS DISTANCES FROM STAR TO STAR ARE FILLED WITH MATTER. WHAT IS IT? FROM WHERE DID IT COME? NEW SAMPLINGS BY NASA’s IBEX SPACECRAFT REVEAL MORE ABOUT THE NATURE OF THIS MATTER, MATTER THAT IS THE BASIS […]

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The first rocket scientist – Robert Goddard

Rockets existed long before Robert Goddard, but they weren’t powerful enough to get to space. We began to understand why around the turn of the 20th century. First, Russian physicist Konstantin Tsiolkovsky defined the physics of a rocket that could get to space. Then Robert Goddard, set out to actually build it. Goddard meticulously studied […]

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1965 scientist claims the moon is plasma – UNCUT | RetroFocus

[PROF. FOSTER] You see? Here is the see Mr Sanders – so calm and apparently unchanging and yet it is part of my new conception about the nature of the world that this same sea, many times in the past history of our earth, has rolled over the surfaces of the land masses, sweeping away […]

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The Dome of The Earth Captured on Video by Scientists ? Flat Earth Discussion

The Dome of The Earth Captured on Video by Scientists ? Flat Earth Discussion

it’s time that I finally answer some questions that you guys have been asking about the firmament and why on earth I would believe it exists what proofs we have that it’s there other than the Bible and us being bible thumpers crazy religious people and you’re asking some really good questions and you’re about […]

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Ex-NASA Scientist Claims Aliens Exist And The Government Is Covering It Up

Ex-NASA Scientist Claims Aliens Exist And The Government Is Covering It Up

Have you ever looked up at twinkling lights in the night sky and wondered if we are alone in the universe? For the majority of people, the answer to this question is a resounding yes. In fact, many of us know people who claim to have got up close and personal with E.T. When I […]

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The science of expansion: Andromeda, gravity, and the ‘Big Rip’ | Michelle Thaller

The science of expansion: Andromeda, gravity, and the ‘Big Rip’ | Michelle Thaller

One of the questions I get asked most commonly as an astronomer is if almost all the galaxies in the universe are flying away from us in space, why is the Andromeda Galaxy getting closer to us? Does that somehow mean that the Big Bang works differently in different parts of the universe? And the […]

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Training the Next Generation of Planetary Scientists

Training the Next Generation of Planetary Scientists

[music] The Planetary Science Winter School is a program for early career scientists and postdocs like myself to come together for the first time and see how a mission goes from just a science concept to something that could actually fly in space one day. The Winter School is a great hands-on experience, because it […]

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How Well Do Scientists Understand Global Warming? | Climate Change on America Uncovered

How Well Do Scientists Understand Global Warming? | Climate Change on America Uncovered

Our planet has been getting warmer. But how well do scientists understand why? Welcome to America Uncovered. I’m Chris Chappell. Our planet. Beautiful. Diverse. Complex. So how well do scientists understand our planet? In particular—how well do they understand global warming? But before I’m able to examine that issue, YouTube is probably trying to pre-empt […]

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