• Modern High-End Tiny House with XL Kitchen & Rooftop Deck
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    Modern High-End Tiny House with XL Kitchen & Rooftop Deck

    >>DANIELLE: Hey everyone in this video, we’re checking out a tiny house with a really interesting feature we haven’t seen anywhere else. This is a 24 foot long tiny house on wheels with a rooftop deck that’s built right into the roofline which is a great way to create an outdoor space that moves with the house, especially for someone who doesn’t have room to build a deck where they’re going to be parked. It also has a kitchen with loads of counter space, a loft with extra headroom, a dishwasher, and a hidden combo washer/dryer. We think you’ll love this modern and functional design and we’re going to meet…

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    Why Mars Is The Hardest Planet To Land On

    Landing on Mars is easier said than done. Over the last 50 years, spacecraft have landed on more than half a dozen worlds including Venus, Saturn’s moon Titan, a comet, and more. But nowhere has proven more treacherous than the Red Planet, Mars. To date, only 40% of attempted landings have been successful. But just looking at it, Mars seems pretty harmless, right? It doesn’t have toxic clouds like Venus and there’s plenty of flat, stable places to land. Unlike a comet. But here’s the thing. It’s not what you can see that’s the problem. It’s what you can’t. It’s the atmosphere. Mars’ atmosphere is 100 times thinner than Earth’s.…

  • Slow Motion Flipping Cat Physics | Smarter Every Day 58
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    Slow Motion Flipping Cat Physics | Smarter Every Day 58

    Hey it’s me Destin Welcome back to SmarterEveryDay So you’ve probably observed that cats almost always land on their feet Today’s question is why. Like most simple questions there’s a very complex answer For instance let me reword this question How does a cat go from feet up To feet down In a falling reference frame without violating the conservation of angular momentum Now I’ve studied free falling bodies, my own in fact in several different environments and once i get my angular rotation started in one direction, I can’t stop it. Today, we’re going to use a high speed camera- we’re not going to use Alley because this is…

  • SpaceX lands rocket at sea, makes history
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    SpaceX lands rocket at sea, makes history

    SpaceX has finally done it! After launching its Falcon 9 into space, the company successfully landed the majority of the rocket on a floating drone ship at sea. It’s the second time SpaceX has landed its rocket post-launch, and the first time the company has pulled off an ocean landing. This is another big milestone for SpaceX. In December, the company made history when it successfully landed its Falcon 9 for the first time at a ground-based landing site at Cape Canaveral, Florida. Sure Blue Origin has also launched and landed its own rocket, but that vehicle can’t really be compared to the Falcon 9. And now SpaceX has shown…

  • NASA Lands InSight on Mars
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    NASA Lands InSight on Mars

    [dramatic music] – [Woman] InSight is now traveling at a velocity of 2000 meters per second. InSight has passed through peak deceleration. Telemetry shows the spacecraft saw about 8 Gs. InSight should now be experiencing the peak heating rate. Ground stations are observing signals consistent with parachute deploy. [clapping] – Michael Alpha, Michael Bravo, maintain locks status. – [Woman] Altitude convergence, the radar has locked on the ground. [clapping] – [Man] Yes! – Standing by for lander separation. Lander separation commanded. Altitude, 600 meters, Altitude, 400 meters, 200 meters, 80 meters, 60 meters, 30 meters, 20 meters, 17 meters, standing by for touchdown. Touchdown confirmed. [cheering] [laughing] [inspirational music]

  • Fred Jansen: How to land on a comet
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    Fred Jansen: How to land on a comet

    I’d like to take you on the epic quest of the Rosetta spacecraft. To escort and land the probe on a comet, this has been my passion for the past two years. In order to do that, I need to explain to you something about the origin of the solar system. When we go back four and a half billion years, there was a cloud of gas and dust. In the center of this cloud, our sun formed and ignited. Along with that, what we now know as planets, comets and asteroids formed. What then happened, according to theory, is that when the Earth had cooled down a bit after…

  • Did We Really Land on the Moon?
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    Did We Really Land on the Moon?

    No way That’s great We landed on the moon! Yes, we landed on the moon, but it’s been 45 years since we’ve been back there Heck, it’s been almost 45 years since we went beyond low Earth orbit. And when I say “we,” I mean the United States. Only 12 humans have ever walked on the surface of the moon, all of them men, and all of them American. The last two to be there were Eugene Cernan and Harrison Schmitt. That was in December of 1972, of the Apollo 17 mission. For more about the moon landings, check out this video by the legendary Keith Hughes. Keith has been…

  • India Could Be the First to Land on the Moon’s South Pole
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    India Could Be the First to Land on the Moon’s South Pole

    Much of what we know about our solar system’s past is still shrouded in mystery. How did it form? What did it look like, and how did Earth evolve to be what we know and love today? Scientists believe that some of those answers might be lurking on the surface of our most familiar neighbor… the Moon. And now, the Indian Space Research Organization, or ISRO, is next to launch their lunar mission, and if successful, India will be the first country to land on the Moon’s south pole. The moon actually carries the undisturbed record of the solar system’s chaotic beginnings, making this hunk of rock a prime destination…