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iStock/Thinkstock Time for a New Clock

A couple of weeks ago, I caught an interesting story on NPR about a phenomenally precise clock. It’s really well done — you should check it out. It hits several of the points we made in our own episode about

exp-4-470x275 Space Is Trying to Kill Us: Further Reading

Your intrepid Fw:Thinking crew was thrilled to embark on space exploration research this week – albeit from the safety of Earth’s nominally deadly environs. In the process, we e-stumbled across some fascinating resources that we wanted to share: NASA has

Courtesy NASA Artificial Gravity: That’s Heavy, Man

Yesterday, NASA held a pretty cool Google+ Hangout event with astronauts, NASA experts and some of the cast and crew of Star Trek Into Darkness. If you missed it yesterday, don’t worry. The entire presentation has been recorded for posterity.

NASA/Tod Strohmayer (GSFC)/Dana Berry (Chandra X-Ray Observatory) If There’s a Bright Center to the Universe

When I think of binary star systems, my mind can’t help but pull up images of Tatooine, Luke Skywalker’s home planet. I imagine a desert planet with two suns in the sky and an interplanetary space battle raging high up

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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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