Knitting in Space!

Discussion in 'Science / Nature' started by Metryq, Feb 8, 2012.

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    Metryq

    Metryq Cave Painter

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    Forget free will, let's talk about freefall. This is why billions of dollars were spent putting a station in orbit:

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qHrBhgwq__Q



    Ha! "Submit new thread." Ursa, was that your doing?
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    Ursa major

    Ursa major Bearly Believable Staff Member

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    No, actually.

    (I'm responsible for the purls of wisdom; someone else looks after the knit-wits.)
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    David B

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    Cool video, no doubt the astronaut demonstrating will patent a statically charged free-fall toilet when he gets back to earth.
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    Starbeast

    Starbeast Benevolent Galaxy Being

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    This has got to be the most expensive science class demonstration of all time.

    Too bad they don't use the money to help people without homes, food, and jobs (etc.)
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