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Review: Revisit the controversial Biosphere 2 project with Spaceship Earth

Official trailer for Spaceship Earth, a documentary about the controversial Biosphere 2 experiment in the early 1990s. In September 1991, amid much media fanfare, eight people entered a closed experimental facility called Biosphere 2 for a two-year stint in total isolation. They endured hunger, a dangerous rise in CO2 levels, interpersonal squabbles, a media backlash, […]

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Microsoft Garage project uses VR to teach kids about microgravity

A new Microsoft Garage project, Microgravity Lab, presents teachers with a new and interactive way to teach middle school students about complex physics concepts in microgravity. The experience will enable students to explore physics principles, such as conservation of momentum and Newton’s 2nd and 3rd Laws of Motion, through the context of microgravity on the moon. […]