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Special Device Help Prevent Suddent Infant Death

Special Device Help Prevent Suddent Infant Death

Researchers from Germany's Fraunhofer Institute for Reliability and Microintegration IZM in Berlin has developed a new breathing sensor system that help prevent Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS). This syst...

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University Installs Grass Lawn in School Library

University Installs Grass Lawn in School Library

Cornell University has built a grass lawn inside their school library as a part of a project of their institution's Department of Design and Environmental Analysis. The department is currently conducting a r...

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Wash Your Clothes in a Portable Washing Machine [Video]

Wash Your Clothes in a Portable Washing Machine [Video]

Meet, the Scrubba, a portable washing machine, in form of a bag. This wash bag, allows people to do their laundry, on-the-go. The Scrubba is a lightweight, foldable bag that features small nodules to help sc...

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Fart-Deodorizing Underwear Sold in Japan

Fart-Deodorizing Underwear Sold in Japan

Thanks to Japan's new invention, the Deoest underwear, extreme farters can now release their foul smelling gas and prevent people near them from fainting. It is a fart-deodorizing underwear, created by Profe...

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World’s Largest Satellite – A Spy on Space

Written on November 23, 2010 by B Waldorf

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“This is the most aggressive launch campaign that the National Reconnaissance Office has had in 20 years… These [satellites] are very important, because they all go to update a constellation which is aging rapidly. We bought most of our satellites for three, five, or eight years, and we’re keeping them on orbit for ten, twelve, and up to twenty years.” ---Bruce Carlson, NRO Director

The United States launched a satellite to spy on the galaxy. This is not just a regular satellite. It is the largest satellite to orbit our planet. The purpose remains top secret but rumors say that it monitors more than the weather of Earth. An additional mission of the space craft is to gather intelligence for the U.S. National Reconnaissance Office.

Dubbed as NROL-32, the satellite was sent to orbit the earth yesterday by a Delta 4 Heavy rocket. The U.S. National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) Director Bruce Carlson said the NROL-32 would be “the largest satellite in the world.”

Carlson gave a speech last month, in that he stated that the agency had adopted a new charter and “a remarkably aggressive launch campaign” that’ll come along with it.

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