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David D. Stanton has been shared in 29 public circles

AuthorFollowersDateUsers in CircleCommentsReshares+1Links
Jack C Crawford86,096Another cool circle.2014-03-22 17:03:555000516CC G+
Tiberiu Igrisan448Science (part 1)#science #sciencecircle #sharedcircles  2013-10-14 18:53:04257123CC G+
Fabian Weiland0#sharedcircle #sharedcircles #health #wellness  2013-10-14 15:30:25243000CC G+
Jane Ellen43,979I call this one my Big Ball-0-Fun.  I started with Dede's Fundies, thank you +Dede Craig King and added smaller circles I had made, along with a science circle from +Ray Sanders ,  and some small circles from +Lynette Young and +Carter Gibson and I don't even know who else.  So I haven't organized circles in two years.  You wanna make sumpin' of it? #sharedcircles   #circleshare  #newbies 2013-09-06 17:42:0642926629CC G+
Herb Firestone1,148Sunday Appreciation Circle | My First Shared Circle! Please re-share, comment and plus one if you think this is a good idea for Sundays. #sharedcircles   #sharedpubliccircles   #sunday   2013-03-03 19:39:2511110210CC G+
Trever McGhee20,284+Take2seconds to be inspired by this circle of amazing people that +Shaker Cherukuri included me in for appreciation of helping him go from 500 followers to close to 14,000I personally know the majority of the people in this circle and their incredible for what they do to help people and what they bring to the public stream :-))+Take2seconds to add the circle...you won't be disappointed.:-)) ♥ ♥ ♥ :-))I added the circle and now I'm re-sharing it with my pages+Take2seconds  +ShareThis  +2Help Save Lives Below is +Shaker Cherukuri own  words on this circle, from the original post. he shared at 14:46  -  to the public streamSunday Appreciation Circle shareI joined Google Plus on July 15, 2011. However, I did not really get active until January 2012. I was at 500 circlers a year ago. Approaching 14K now. It has been an amazing year on Google Plus.Icing on the cake was the communities. I started two of them: Nuclear Energy and Root Cause Analysis. Thanks for the engagement on my profile and in the two communities.Several folks in this circle shared me in various circles multiple times during the course of this past year. Truly appreciated.Adding this circle will enrich your Google Plus experience. Pass it on for others.2013-02-10 21:43:011174716CC G+
Shaker Cherukuri13,662Sunday Appreciation Circle shareI joined Google Plus on July 15, 2011. However, I did not really get active until January 2012. I was at 500 circlers a year ago. Approaching 14K now. It has been an amazing year on Google Plus.Icing on the cake was the communities. I started two of them: Nuclear Energy and Root Cause Analysis. Thanks for the engagement on my profile and in the two communities.Several folks in this circle shared me in various circles multiple times during the course of this past year. Truly appreciated.Adding this circle will enrich your Google Plus experience. Pass it on for others.2013-02-10 20:46:5411041939CC G+
Ian Herndon8,223Shared Circle Time! - G+ Community Moderators (4 of x)Re-Share to help moderators easily connect with one another!Now that Google has launched Communities there has been a ton of activity by people to create communities relating to their interests, join ones created by others, and meet other creators in an effort to learn more and more new ways to build and contribute to G+ Communities. +Community Moderators is an example of a page/community dedicated specifically to having a single place where all moderators can join in discussion around just that.I have been hard at work creating Circles that consist of Community Moderators and Owners only. My hope is to be able to help others expand their network of friends to also include like minded people dabbling in the Community space too. In the near future I intend to eventually group these moderator circles into smaller more targeted ones tailored to specific interests. So with that said, here's our circles!G+ Community Moderators & Owners Circle (1 of x) - 12/31/2012https://plus.google.com/u/0/110099838681495349209/posts/ETe6deLAMq2G+ Community Moderators & Owners Circle (2 of x) - 12/31/2012https://plus.google.com/u/0/110099838681495349209/posts/7i2DXeQpknnG+ Community Moderators & Owners Circle (3 of x) - 12/31/2012https://plus.google.com/u/0/110099838681495349209/posts/j1rsi9YGGVgG+ Community Moderators & Owners Circle (4 of x) - 1/12/2013https://plus.google.com/u/0/110099838681495349209/posts/VFUjZcifXPQ#Community   #Moderators   #Owners   #Communities   #Circle   #SharedCircles   #CircleShare2013-01-12 15:28:345005210CC G+
Shaker Cherukuri8,427Engagers CircleCircle of folks (few pages) that have actively engaged with me these past few months (re-shared posts, plussed and commented). Moving forward, I will be doing this on a monthly basis.2012-10-30 12:38:3823562938CC G+
Shaker Cherukuri6,435My High Engager's Circle. Folks (135 people, 3 pages) that have in the recent past re-shared my posts.Thank You for the support.2012-08-26 18:10:3513825729CC G+
David D. Stanton5,770Here is my Geek's Circle: (Note I have just cleaned my G+ to try to remove inactive users.) Enjoy! 2012-06-25 08:47:49501012CC G+
David D. Stanton5,770Here is my Science and Technology Circle.... Enjoy! 2012-06-25 08:46:46501105CC G+
Alister Macintyre7,220My copy, of this circle of people interested in our Economy and how come it is in a mess, is over 600 people, but I can only share 500.  Some day, I will split the people here into smaller circles of secondary interests, or maybe installments.2012-06-15 03:15:52501314CC G+
Robert Kappenhagen0+Charlie Hoover this is Fraser's Science circle (with a few of my own additions) If you want to share it with anyone.2012-03-08 01:47:57295000CC G+
Daniel Harrington11,027A Rockin' #Science #Circle - Thanks for Sharing! #circleshare #sciencecircles #scientists #biology #chemistry #physics #astronomy #entomology #marinebiology #archaeology #sciencecircle #sharedcircles #publiccircles2012-03-03 19:45:12337000CC G+
Fraser Cain24,647My official, super science circle+Robert Scoble wanted me share my awesome science list. These are people who are active on Google+ and love to talk about science. We've got actual scientists, journalists, bloggers... even an astronaut!If you still don't really get why Google+ is such a great resource, just import this circle, and suddenly you'll see amazing science posts streaming by. Then you'll understand.For those of you wondering how to get on this list, just reply to this share suggesting yourself or someone else who's active and sciency. I'll take a look through your posting history and then add you.For Science!2012-01-17 21:41:532487414287CC G+
Imaad Mohammad0"You need more Science in your diet."- +Chris Pirillo.I've gained a lot of new followers in the last month; many have just joined Google+ and have an empty stream. For those of you who are brand new to the service, I want you to understand:The key to enjoying Google+ is to have an active and engaged stream of content. Circle interesting people.To help you out, I'm sharing my carefully curated science circle. This list contains almost 250 people who are active on Google+ and regularly post about science topics. We've got scientists, journalists and science enthusiasts.If you import this circle, you'll see what I'm seeing, and I think you'll get why I like Google+ so much. If you don't import it, you'll see an empty screen and wonder why your friends haven't joined.I try to share this circle once a month or so, with some new faces, and the inactive people removed. So I suggest you import this list into a brand new circle which you can then replace when I send out an update._As always, if I've missed someone, please let me know and I'll be glad to add them for the next round._" Via +Fraser Cain #sharedcircle2012-01-11 06:09:50245200CC G+
Suzanne Haggerty13,661PAY IT FORWARD SHARED CIRCLEThe "Pay It Forward" Circle is over 500 people now. G+ only allows me to share 500 with you. If you have a smaller version of this circle, don't forget to add all the new folks in - it's easy and only takes a few seconds.(And a big thank you to those of you who have circled me tonight!)1. ADD CIRCLE 2. ADD YOURSELF3. ADD 1 PERSON TO PROMOTE 4. SHARE CIRCLE Please copy and paste instructions into your Circle Description when sharing, including this sentence. ENJOY & PAY IT FORWARD, everybody gets in.2011-11-30 05:29:12500438CC G+
Robby Bowles10,281Science Circle #ScienceSundayI'm going to start off #ScienceSunday today by sharing my science circle. This circle contains scientists, science writers, and many others who post regularly about science related topics. One of my favorite circles! Please share this circle so others can find these science minded individuals!Don't forget to share a #ScienceSunday post today! Post anything related to science and tag it with #ScienceSunday . If you are a photographer, post a science related image and explain why it relates to science to you. If you are not a photographer, simply post anything related to science. We had some great posts last week and a lot of interesting discussion. I look forward to more this week! +Allison Sekuler and myself will be curating this theme each Sunday.2011-11-13 15:01:524216319CC G+
Lynne Flynn01 of 2 Occupy Circles +Peter A. Saldaña IIILynne Flynn shared a circle with you.2011-10-29 07:03:42500455CC G+
pio dal cin2,936pio dal cin shared a circle with you.2011-10-29 00:41:253051506CC G+
Jared Mysko0Got an Occupy Circle in the works. Share and add to it!Jared Mysko shared a circle with you.2011-10-18 03:29:14149345CC G+
Robby Bowles5,769Sharing my updated science circle for #ScienceSunday once again. I have added more than 200 people to this circle since its last share. Add these science minded individuals to your circles and reshare this circle so others can find them as well!!Robby Bowles shared a circle with you.2011-10-16 22:53:1137011212CC G+
John Alchin0Folks sharing information on Occupy movements worldwide, based on original circle by +marc roundJohn Alchin shared a circle with you.2011-10-16 14:03:51115212CC G+
David D. Stanton1,085Friendly Chatty CircleDavid D. Stanton shared a circle with you.2011-10-15 18:02:2254000CC G+
Christy Ramsey0This is my first Circle Share! YAY!These are all people who are interactive, witty, snarky, techy or talkative and will definitely liven up your stream. There are photographers, humorists, writers, bloggers, entrepreneurs, and Random-Joes included, so it's a pretty eclectic bunch. But they are all entertaining (at least to me) and are good for interacting and showing appreciation for good quality content.CIRCLE UP!Christy Ramsey shared a circle with you.2011-10-14 14:23:175735611CC G+
Daniel Allan0My Standford AI circle, right on 500 :)Daniel Allan shared a circle with you.2011-10-08 20:30:23500301CC G+
Peter Bailey1,954Circle Saturday: Top CommentersHere are this week's top commenters. Circle them, because they rule.And make your own so I can circle them :)Speak up if you think I missed you.Peter Bailey shared a circle with you.2011-10-08 10:17:011541419CC G+
Peter Bailey1,852Circle Saturday: Top CommentersThese are this week's top commenters. Circle them, because they rule.Peter Bailey shared a circle with you.2011-10-01 10:18:4585813CC G+


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2014-04-24 04:07:07 (1 comments, 0 reshares, 1 +1s)

Google Ecosystem Toolbox
Everything on one post: 4 Toolboxes.

1. Google+ Toolbox
> goo.gl/y5pNSV

2. Google Enterprise/Entrepreneurs/Business Toolbox
> goo.gl/QMZUVp

3. Google Toolbox
> goo.gl/Kr5jiK

4. YouTube Toolbox
> goo.gl/AUeBlB

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2014-04-24 03:57:10 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 1 +1s)

"...in this field, almost everything is already discovered, and all that remains is to fill a few unimportant holes."
-University of Munich Physics Professor Philipp von Jolly, 1878

Today’s Google Doodle celebrates the 156th birthday of German physicist Max Planck, who in 1878 ignored his teacher’s words, quoted above, advising him against pursuing a career in Physics.

Planck continued on to originate the quantum theory with the Planck relation, describing how electromagnetic energy could be emitted only in quantized form E=hv, where h is Planck's constant (http://goo.gl/F39NMo) and v is the frequency of radiation.

Considered to be the cornerstone of quantum mechanics, Planck’s work, and subsequent advances by others “to fill a few unimportant holes”, has made possible a wide variety of technology that benefits our daily lives, fromtransisto... more »

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2014-04-24 03:55:17 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 0 +1s)

Professional and Amateur Astronomers Join Forces
http://chandra.harvard.edu/photo/2014/proam/

This quartet of galaxies comes from a collaboration of professional and amateur astronomers that combines optical data from amateur telescopes with data from the archives of NASA missions. Starting in the upper left and moving clockwise, the galaxies are M101 (the "Pinwheel Galaxy"), M81, Centaurus A, and M51 (the "Whirlpool Galaxy"). In these images, X-rays from Chandra are in pink, infrared data from NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope are red, and the optical data are in red, green, and blue.  The two astrophotographers who donated their images for these four images -- Detlef Hartmann and Rolf Olsen -- used their personal telescopes of 17.5 inches and 10 inches in diameter respectively.

X-ray: NASA/CXC/SAO; Optical: Detlef Hartmann; Infrared: NASA/JPL-Caltech

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2014-04-24 03:49:56 (3 comments, 0 reshares, 0 +1s)

HARPS
This animation shows how astronomers use very precise spectrographs such as the HARPS instrument. As the planet orbits its gravitational pull causes the parent star to move back and forth. This tiny radial motion shifts the observed spectrum of the star by a correspondingly small amount because of the Doppler shift. With super-sensitive spectrographs such as HARPS the shifts can be measured and used to infer details of a planet’s mass and orbit.

More about HARPS:
http://www.eso.org/sci/facilities/lasilla/instruments/harps.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/High_Accuracy_Radial_Velocity_Planet_Searcher
Credit: ESO/L. Calçada

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2014-04-24 03:40:07 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 0 +1s)

How much pollution is in your California neighborhood? Find out with this interactive: http://bit.ly/1ifli1Z

#california   #environment   #health  

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2014-04-23 22:57:10 (2 comments, 0 reshares, 1 +1s)

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2014-04-23 22:52:00 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 2 +1s)

Space Selfie! It's been said that it's difficult to get a good selfie while wearing a spacesuit, but an astronaut snapped this one during a spacewalk on April 23 outside the International Space Station! Astronauts Steve Swanson and Rick Mastracchio completed a short spacewalk to replace a failed Multiplexer/Demultiplexer (MDM) back up computer. The backup computer failed April 11 after a routine health check by the Mission Control team in Houston.

Image Credit: NASA

#iss #exp39 #nasa #space #spacestation #station #selfie #globalselfie #earth #swanny


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2014-04-23 22:51:12 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 1 +1s)

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2014-04-23 10:43:10 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 0 +1s)

Might be owned in China, but definitely moving back to Chicago.

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2014-04-23 10:07:32 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 1 +1s)

Las Vegas Urban Growth, 1986-2012 Note the dwindling lake nearby.

Source: +Google 

Explore a global timelapse of our planet, constructed from Landsat satellite imagery. This timelapse from 1984 to 2012 captures the rapid growth of Las Vegas, Nevada, the fastest growing city in the United States over the past two decades. Each frame of the timelapse map is constructed from a year of Landsat satellite data, constituting annual 1.7-terapixel snapshot of the Earth at 30-meter resolution. The Landsat program, managed by the USGS, has been acquiring images of the Earth's surface since 1972. Landsat provides critical scientific information about our changing planet.

View on Google Earth Engine: https://earthengine.google.org/#intro/LasVegas

#lasvegas #googleearth #earthday #earthday2014 #earth #earthhour #googleearthengine #Dubai #Coastal ... more »

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2014-04-23 09:45:39 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 0 +1s)

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2014-04-23 09:43:56 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 2 +1s)

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2014-04-23 09:42:37 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 0 +1s)

Happy St. George's Day soldiers x

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2014-04-23 09:40:16 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 1 +1s)

My final set of Coachella photos. 

Thank you so much to +BorrowLenses.com for lending us a 200 mm F2.0 (which I used in most of these photos) and a 400 mm F2.8 too. 

Extra special thanks to JBL/Harmon (they make many of the world's speakers) for bringing me to Coachella and putting us up in a nice hotel room. Plus getting us a photo pass (cameras aren't allowed at Coachella, so if we didn't get a photo pass, we would never be able to make these photos). 

Hope you enjoy. If you like these, check out +Thomas Hawk's photos. He has easily 10x more photos and better quality, too. I did learn some good stuff from him, but it's amazing when you shoot right next to a master photographer and then end up in his hotel room to watch how fast he processes photos (he brought a big Apple monitor down to Palm Desert to enable faster editing).

Great timesand... more »

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2014-04-23 08:52:08 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 2 +1s)

Hodor!

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2014-04-23 08:51:49 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 0 +1s)

NASA Television will provide live coverage of the undocking of ISS Progress 53 from the Zvezda Service Module on the International Space Station beginning at 4:45 a.m. EDT. Undocking is scheduled for 4:58 a.m.

Russian flight controllers will command the resupply ship to undock from Zvezda in a test of an updated rendezvous system that will be used for Progress resupply spacecraft in the future. The new automated system, known as Kurs-NA, will use a single antenna, which will allow four others to be removed. The Kurs-NA-enabled Progress will have only three antennas, half as many as the current versions. Kurs-NA also will use less power, improve safety and possess updated electronics.

Watch the launch live on NASA Television or at http://www.nasa.gov/nasatv.

Join the conversation on Twitter by following the hashtag #ISS. To learn more about all the ways to Connect and... more »

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2014-04-23 08:28:45 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 0 +1s)

Arp 81: 100 Million Years Later
Image Credit: Hubble Legacy Archive, +European Space Agency, ESA, +NASA; Processing - Martin Pugh
http://apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap140423.html

From planet Earth, we see this strongly distorted pair of galaxies, cataloged as Arp 81, as they were only about 100 million years after their close encounter. The havoc wreaked by their mutual gravitational interaction during the encounter is detailed in this color composite image showing twisted streams of gas and dust, a chaos of massive star formation, and a tidal tail stretching for 200 thousand light-years or so as it sweeps behind the cosmic wreckage. Also known as NGC 6622 (left) and NGC 6621, the galaxies are roughly equal in size but are destined to merge into one large galaxy in the distant future, making repeated approaches until they finally coalesce. Located in the constellation Draco, the galaxies... more »

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2014-04-23 08:28:13 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 0 +1s)

The Triangulum Galaxy (M33) that is about 3 million light-years away from Earth. Among its most distinctive features are ionized hydrogen clouds, which are massive regions of starbirth.

Read more: http://oak.ctx.ly/r/y4ny

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2014-04-23 08:03:39 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 0 +1s)

You won't like me when I'm angry Korean.
I always said I'd pay extra to have minimal interaction with people when I go to dinner. It was everything I dreamed it could be. 

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2014-04-23 07:59:53 (0 comments, 2 reshares, 4 +1s)

Your opinion is valuable.
#futureofgaming

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2014-04-23 06:48:14 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 0 +1s)

Life in the Solar System | European Space Agency
Charles Cockell, about exobiology research and the potential benefits of biomining on other celestial bodies. ESA has a long history of experiments exposing life to the harsh conditions of space. Can life survive space travel? Can life hitchhike across the galaxy and where did life come from to begin with?

Credit: European Space Agency

+European Space Agency, ESA 
+NASA Ames Research Center 
+NASA Astrobiology 
+Astrobiology Magazine 

#ESA   #Astrobiology   #Space  #Exobiology #Life #SolarSystem #Microbes #Mars #Moons #Extremophiles #ISS  #International #Asteroids #Astronomy  #Geomicrobiology

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2014-04-23 05:26:50 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 0 +1s)

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2014-04-23 05:17:09 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 0 +1s)

Why Earth Matters to NASA: A Conversation with Harrison Ford
U.S. Actor Harrison Ford was on location at NASA's Ames Research Center, Mountain View, California, in November 2013 to film a segment of Showtime's "Years of Living Dangerously" documentary on climate change. Ford toured the NASA Advanced Supercomputing facility where he met with scientists Rama Nemani of Ames and Matthew Hansen of the University of Maryland, College Park, to learn more about how NASA satellite data and research are used around the world to better understand and protect Earth.

Credit: NASA

+NASA Ames Research Center 
+NASA Goddard 
+NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory 
+NASA's Earth Observatory 
+Years of Living Dangerously 
+James Cameron 
+Showtime 
+STEM on Google+ Community 
+Science on Google+ 
+California STEMLearning... more »

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2014-04-23 05:16:17 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 0 +1s)

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2014-04-23 04:09:42 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 0 +1s)

James Webb Space Telescope@SXSW in Austin, Texas
The full-scale James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) model as displayed during the South by Southwest Festival in Austin, Texas, March 3-6, 2014.

Seeing Deeper: The Webb Space Telescope
The James Webb Space Telescope is NASA's next orbiting observatory and the successor to the Hubble Space Telescope. A tennis court-sized telescope orbiting far beyond Earth's moon, Webb will detect infrared radiation and be capable of seeing in that wavelength as well as Hubble sees in visible light.

Infrared vision is vital to our understanding of the universe. The furthest objects we can detect are seen in infrared light, cooler objects that would otherwise be invisible emit infrared, and infrared light pierces clouds of dust, allowing us to see into their depths. Webb will unleash a torrent of new discoveries, opening... more »

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2014-04-23 04:09:34 (0 comments, 1 reshares, 4 +1s)

Italy's Bugatti—no relation to the high-end car company—just debuted a glass-walled toaster that puts all others to shame, and it does so with advanced technology that's never before been used on a small appliance.

http://goo.gl/xiIBfK

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2014-04-23 04:08:18 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 0 +1s)

During my time in Special Forces in Afghanistan, I was part of a SOG team dedicated to historical and cultural research (which covered both the obvious topics and the more arcane interests of +IQTech Research and the NIA).

Through my adult life and my time in SOG, I continued the research on #13MAGNUS that I had started as a grad student. It was through this research that I had originally met Calvin and become involved with the NIA ( http://goo.gl/g5wC3f ).

The video I created on #13MAGNUS contains my basic findings… ( http://youtu.be/Q46_58xAr8s )

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2014-04-23 04:00:45 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 0 +1s)

© John Wilhelm
Mother & fawn


http://www.1x.com/member/horazio

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2014-04-23 04:00:00 (0 comments, 1 reshares, 5 +1s)

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2014-04-23 02:47:24 (1 comments, 0 reshares, 1 +1s)

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2014-04-23 02:27:58 (0 comments, 1 reshares, 1 +1s)

Google will help Samsung pay some fees in Apple lawsuit http://goo.gl/gAuhhl

During testimony Tuesday a Google lawyer admitted that Google agreed to help defend Samsung against Apple in relation to certain patents involved in the ongoing lawsuit.

By +Shawn Ingram 

#SamsungVsApple   #Google  

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2014-04-23 02:25:36 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 0 +1s)

Physics Students Try To Create A "Street Fighter" Hadouken Fireball http://io9.com/physics-students-try-to-create-a-street-fighter-hadou-1565900051/

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2014-04-23 02:19:47 (0 comments, 3 reshares, 9 +1s)

Learn how to use the sun as your clock. Thanks, Earth!

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2014-04-23 02:18:50 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 0 +1s)

v1.50.0 has been released to all Agents and includes improved support for +Visur Technology's Capsule storage containers.

#Ingress  

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2014-04-23 00:55:54 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 1 +1s)

Binary Supermassive Black Hole System | European Space Agency
April 22, 2014: A pair of supermassive black holes in orbit around one another have been spotted by XMM-Newton. This is the first time such a pair have been seen in an ordinary galaxy. They were discovered because they ripped apart a star when the space observatory happened to be looking in their direction. This image is an artist's impression of a binary supermassive black hole system.

Most massive galaxies in the Universe are thought to harbour at least one supermassive black hole at their centre. Two supermassive black holes are the smoking gun that the galaxy has merged with another. Thus, finding binary supermassive black holes can tell astronomers about how galaxies evolved into their present-day shapes and sizes.

To date, only a few candidates for close binary supermassive black holes... more »

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2014-04-23 00:40:06 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 1 +1s)

Recent Asteroid Impacts on Earth | B612 Foundation Video
Between 2000 and 2013, a network of sensors that monitors Earth around the clock listening for the infrasound signature of nuclear detonations detected 26 explosions on Earth ranging in energy from 1-600 kilotons – all caused not by nuclear explosions, but rather by asteroid impacts.

These findings were recently released from the Nuclear Test Ban Treaty Organization, which operates the network.

To put this data in perspective, the atomic bomb that destroyed Hiroshima in 1945 exploded with an energy impact of 15 kilotons. While most of these asteroids exploded too high in the atmosphere to do serious damage on the ground, the evidence is important in estimating the frequency of a potential “city-killer-size” asteroid.

The Earth is continuously colliding with fragments ofaster... more »

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2014-04-23 00:25:25 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 0 +1s)

A little late for Easter, but enjoyable nonetheless.

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2014-04-23 00:22:56 (0 comments, 1 reshares, 1 +1s)

Astronomers have struggled to understand how two giant planets orbiting so close to the star 55 Cancri could avoid a catastrophe, but a new study reveals that their masses and orbits are preventing the system from self-destructing anytime soon. Learn more at http://www.astronomy.com/news/2014/04/mysteries-of-a-nearby-planetary-systems-dynamics-now-are-solved

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2014-04-23 00:16:05 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 1 +1s)

Astronauts adore looking at the Earth. It's something they've talked about in interviews, in books and sometimes, even in song. In recent years, space fans have been lucky enough to have astronauts sharing their amazing views of our planet on Twitter.

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2014-04-23 00:14:19 (0 comments, 1 reshares, 3 +1s)

A Visualization Showing Where Asteroids Have Hit The Earth Since 2001

"A new visualization produced by the B612 foundations reveals 26 significant explosive events recorded from 2001 to 2013 that were not the result of nuclear detonations — but rather asteroids hitting the Earth. That's a surprise, to say the least."

Learn more from io9: http://goo.gl/z9RNE6

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2014-04-22 21:22:40 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 1 +1s)

Latest update available grab yours. :)

+Ingress

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2014-04-22 21:13:32 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 0 +1s)

+Ingress

Everyone grab your update... :) 

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2014-04-22 21:10:02 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 0 +1s)

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2014-04-22 21:09:44 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 0 +1s)

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2014-04-22 20:43:50 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 0 +1s)

Won't take long till people are abusing this. 

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SETI Institute Scientist Seth Shostak asks,"Kepler 186f: Is It Inhabited?" Click here for Seth's take on the intriguing possibility: http://buff.ly/1hiGJiu

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2014-04-22 20:05:34 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 0 +1s)

Earth Day Meteor Shower! | SpaceWeather.com
April 22, 2014: Earth is passing through a stream of debris from ancient Comet Thatcher, source of the annual Lyrid meteor shower. Professor Peter Brown of the University of Western Ontario reports that "the Canadian Meteor Orbit Radar (CMOR) just finished processing orbital data from last night and the Lyrids are showing up quite nicely. The meteor rate is near 15 per hour so visual observers should have had a good view early this morning and should be able to easily detect the shower tonight."

This image displays an all-sky map of CMOR meteor radar echoes on April 22nd, 2014. The bright pink blob pinpoints the Lyrid radiant in the constellation Lyra. Other lesser showers are active, too, but they are much weaker. If you see a meteor tonight, it is probably a Lyrid.

Usually the Lyrid meteor shower is mild... more »

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