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PostPosted: Sat Jan 06, 2018 9:59 am 
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It’s Cold in Space; But Not as Cold as It Could Be

http://www.astrowatch.net/2018/01/its-c ... as-it.html

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"Ah, Kirk, my old friend, do you know the Klingon proverb that tells us revenge is a dish that is best served cold? It is very cold in space."


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For the past five years, she led NASA’s Cold Atom Laboratory (CAL). In 2018, the project will launch a cabinet-sized laboratory into the International Space Station (ISS) with the goal of cooling atoms of various elements, such as potassium and rubidium, down to absolute zero and studying how they interact in the microgravity of space.

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