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Trapped in a bubble! Scientists shed light on the Earth's galactic neighbourhood

Complex: The Sun is seen as central to our solar system, but even that is on its own journey through the 'Local Bubble'

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Glimerton Cove, Edinburgh -a subterranean complex of passageways and chambers carved out of the sandstone bedrock on which this part of Gilmerton stands. Our tips for things to do in Edinburgh: http://www.europealacarte.co.uk/blog/2011/12/19/edinburgh-tips

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Sculptural 3D Bubble Bracelet - knitted nylon microfilament with intricate construction; art jewelry contemporary jewellery design // Nora Fok

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Playhouse with platform and slide (PC120221) - tree house, playhouses outdoor, garden playhouse, children's play house, outdoor wendy house, wooden playhouse

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from WIRED UK

Meteorites confirm our solar system was 'born' when a small star exploded and died

A low-mass supernova 4.6 billion years ago triggered the formation of our solar system and its planets 11/29/16 WIRED UK That cloud might be similar to this much larger complex of gas and dust about 4,500 light-years away in the constellation Cygnus

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from Diana Overbey

Trench construction in World War I

When people think of World War I, one of the first images that comes to mind is the trench. Here’s a look into how these major features were constructed, as well as their impact on the war. …

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from Gizmodo

Mechanical Planetary Models Gallery

Viewed from the top, this century device designed by James Ferguson, is an amazingly complex clock. Viewed from the side, its role as an orrery becomes apparent. It is the zenith of the view of the world as a complex clockwork mechanism.

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