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A Year With Chris Hadfield – Chris Hadfield Launchiversary Tribute Video

A Year With Chris Hadfield – Chris Hadfield Launchiversary Tribute Video

One year ago today, with very little fanfare outside of Canada, Chris Hadfield was strapped inside a rocket and launched into space, where he’d spend the next five months on board the I.S.S. The above video was created by the Canadian Space Agency as a way of highlighting some of Hadfield’s most memorable moments in space. I say some, because there were many.Continue

The Biggest Organism on Earth – Blue Whale? Mushroom? Giant Underground Panda? Alan Davies?

The Biggest Organism on Earth – Blue Whale? Mushroom? Giant Underground Panda? Alan Davies?

Many of you have may already be familiar with the above video: The Biggest Organism on Earth. The mention of the blue whale, immediately made me think of Poor Alan Davies, and all the times he has guessed “blue whale” on QI, only to be met with the klaxon. I was hoping to find a compilation video, consisting solely of Poor Alan Davies saying “blue whale,” followed by the klaxon. The internet failed me in that regard, but the following Alan Davies/Blue Whale video will suffice:Continue

“An Astronauts Guide To” Video Playlist

“An Astronauts Guide To” Video Playlist

Yesterday, the much anticipated An Astronaut’s Guide To Life On Earth by astronaut superstar Col. Chris Hadfield was published. Leading up to the release, a series of “An Astronaut’s Guide To” videos were released. To coincide with yesterday’s release of the book, the final video was published. If you’ve yet to see yesterday’s video, or have missed one or all of them, I’ve created a handy-dandy playlist for your convenience.Continue

Secret of the Stars – A New Song By Symphony Of Science

Secret of the Stars – A New Song By Symphony Of Science

On February 26, 2013, the 17th installment of Symphony of Science, by melodysheep, was released. The song is a tribute to Einstein and the Theory of Relativity. It features Michio Kaku, Brian Cox, Neil deGrasse Tyson, Brian Greene and Lisa Randall. It included footage from the following sources: – Through the Wormhole – Einstein’s BigContinue

Ian Spector Interview

Ian Spector Interview

On Friday, December 7, 2012,  the dude who started the Chuck Norris Internet meme, and author of the Chuck Norris “Facts” books, Ian Spector (@IanJSpector) joined me live on the Geeky Pleasures Radio Show at The Look 24/7 (@TheLook247). If you missed the interview, don’t worry. The interview is available below for your downloading and listeningContinue

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