There are two NASA workers who can’t leave the office, at least not without great expense to the taxpayer. Astronauts Karen Nyberg and Mike Hopkins are orbiting some 250 miles above Earth aboard the International Space Station. They’re in touch with mission control, but it’s not clear they have all that much to do.
The Duchess of Cambridge, better known to most of the world as the former Kate Middleton, has given birth to a baby boy, the crown announced in a press release.
The Duchess of Cambridge, better known to most of of the world as the former Kate Middleton, is “in the early stages of labour” at St. Mary’s Hospital in London, the royal website says.
Cosmonauts will carry an official Sochi 2014 Olympic torch to the International Space Station, and then out on a spacewalk.
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Twitter makes a mark as a source of information and predictions this election cycle:
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