NASA's CubeSat Initiative aids solar sail tests in space

Washington DC (SPX) May 22, 2015
With help from NASA, a small research satellite to test technology for in-space solar propulsion launched into space Wednesday aboard an Atlas V rocket from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida, as part of the agency’s CubeSat Launch Initiative. The Atlas V sent the U.S. Air Force’s X-37B space plane on its fourth mission, which also is carrying NASA’s Materials Exposure and Technolog
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“I’m here to talk to you about the Avengers Initiative.”

“The what?” you choked on your drink.

“A group of select individuals brought together to protect the Earth,” he said calmly, as though this were normal everyday chit-chat. Like, “Oh nice hat,” “Thanks I like your eyepatch,” kind of talk.

“What…like Iron Man and, and Captain America and stuff?”

“Exactly. We could use someone with your particular set of skills.”

We just faked the deaths of two people in front of a massive audience
  • GM thesupersquirrel:everyone gets 2560 experience points for pulling off that ruse!
  • E:Everyone? Even the people watching in the arena?
  • Xed:Some people just leveled up!
  • Me:I'm a level THREE fanboy now!
  • Xed:I have OPINIONS!
  • Me:And now I can use them SIX times per day!
  • Xed:And insult your mother as a free action!

Crown The Empire - “The Initiation” (Live Music Video)

Times have changed but so have I
I view my life through your eyes

 - Europe Skies, Alexander Rybak

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