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Image credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech An Interstellar Voyage(r)

Yesterday, NASA announced that the Voyager 1 spacecraft has entered interstellar space, meaning it has left our solar system behind and is now heading toward the charmingly named star AC+79 3888. But while we heard about this amazing accomplishment yesterday,

exp-1-470x275 Space. Very Dangerous. You Go First.

Space is dangerous. Exploring it exposes humans to all sorts of hazards from mechanical failures to radiation exposure. That’s why we look at the options for space exploration in this week’s Fw:Thinking. Haven’t seen it yet? Here’s the episode. There

An icebreaker in McMurdo Sound, Antarctica. | Courtesy Peter Rejcek, National Science Foundation Strange Frontiers, So Close to Home

The marine scientist Cassandra Brooks has put together a really amazing time-lapse video, taking less than five minutes to show two months of progress aboard the Nathaniel B. Palmer, an NSF icebreaker, in the frozen Ross Sea. It is well

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Explore the physical science of the Prius v with these videos from HowStuffWorks.

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Read from topics in the driver’s guide to fuel economy at HowStuffWorks.

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Learn how to decode the new EPA fuel economy labels with this interactive infographic.

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Read about car trends and innovations at HowStuffWorks.

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Study for your future with the latest Fw:Thinking videos.

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Listen up for what tomorrow sounds like with the Fw:Thinking audio podcast.

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