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Life in Outer Space

The Space Page
384 votersThe Most Gruesome And Gross Things That Happen In Your Body In Outer SpaceSpace is not really designed for the human body. Zero gravity has a myriad of effects on us, and it influences everything from how...
Whoa Facts
49.7k views15 Out-Of-This-World Facts About The International Space StationWhat is the International Space Station? Only humanity's largest and most expensive attempt to spend long periods of time in space...
Apollo 13
111.3k viewsThings 'Apollo 13' Got Totally WrongSometimes, it's beneficial to have a friend around that sees beneath the surface of a film and points out some discrepancies. The ...
Weird
32.6k votersThe Weirdest Things Astronauts Have Seen In SpaceFrom a smattering of stars to a breathtaking view of Earth, astronauts see so many awe-inspiring things in space. But sometimes wh...
The Space Page
698.1k viewsOne Of The Most Tragic Failures In NASA History Killed Everyone On BoardOn January 27, 1967, a routine launch pad test for the first piloted Apollo mission went horribly wrong. Apollo 1 was set to be th...
Space
1.8k votersThe Grossest Facts About Bodily Functions & Waste in SpaceMaybe you think Porta Potties are gross, or refuse to use public restrooms at all, because ick. But have you ever thought about ho...
Space Shuttle Challenger
13.2m viewsFacts You Never Knew About The Challenger Shuttle DisasterEvery American who lived through the '80s remembers the Challenger explosion. But what happened to cause the famous national trage...
Hygiene
68.2k viewsWhat Is Hygiene Like For Astronauts In Space?Hollywood often paints a romanticized vision of space travel, but living in a gravity-free environment has dirty downsides. It tak...
The Space Page
109.9k viewsRealistically, What Happens To A Dead Body In Space?What happens to your body if you expire in space? That's actually a complicated question and the answer depends on a variety of fa...
Space
5.7k viewsSpace Could Murder You At Any Moment, And You Don't Even Have To Leave EarthSpace is a mysterious place full of bizarre beauty. Despite its wondrous nature, it can prove to be deadly in specific, yet surpri...
Space
12.8k viewsWhat's It Really Like Living On An Astronaut's Diet?Everything about traveling through space sounds spectacular. From the views to the experience of zero gravity, it seems like it wo...
NASA
649 votersThe Best Space SelfiesAs it stands today, everyone has taken a selfie - even your grandma. And as cool as your grandma’s selfies may be, they’ll never s...
Interesting
538.9k viewsWhen Your Body Is Exposed to the Vacuum of Space, Your Blood 'Boils' And You Inflate Like A BalloonEverything seemed to be going great on your space tourism adventure. You were able to indulge in all kinds of freeze-dried astrona...
Interesting
151.6k views5 Gnarly Things That Happen To Your Body When You Get Sucked Into A Black HoleWhat happens to your body in a black hole? Luckily, that question is purely hypothetical - humans currently have no way of reachin...
The Space Page
27.5k views16 Insane Concept Drawings of What 1970s Nasa Thought The Future Would BeIn the mid-1970s, NASA's Ames Research Center commissioned some groovy space art depicting what life on a space colony might somed...
The Space Page
30.8k viewsAll 12 Manned Apollo Missions... and What Happened!Between 1961 and 1975, NASA conducted the Apollo program. It was badass and included 12 manned Apollo missions and six moon landin...
Space
225 votersThe 9 Geekiest Things Sent Into SpaceWe have sent a lot of strange things into space, and there is no sign that we will stop putting weird things into space any time s...
Space
5.6k viewsIntroducing The Parker Solar Probe And How NASA Plans To "Touch The Sun"The universe is full of astounding astral phenomena, and humanity's itch to explore them is strong. Humans will never settle for m...
The Space Page
847 voters15 Extraordinary Anime About Life In Outer SpaceMost people – with astronauts serving as an exception – spend their who life within the confines of Earth. However, there's no rea...
Space Shuttle Columbia disaster
139.3k viewsIn A Tragic Accident, Space Shuttle Columbia Disintegrated At 18 Times The Speed Of SoundOn February 1, 2003, the space shuttle Columbia was reentering Earth's atmosphere after a two-week routine mission when it explode...