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Which current space sci(ence)-fi(ction) is better?

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TIE Fighter Remastered - Star Wars Anime Short Film

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VideoSift shared a seven/7 minute and eleven/11 seconds YouTube video showing "TIE Fighter Remastered

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Animals' Reactions To Solar Eclipses

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Forbes and MotherJones explained how animals react during the rare solar eclipses.

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Have you ever seen a solar eclipse in person before?

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Here's what happens to your retina if you view a solar eclipse without protection.

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Blue's News shared an Ars Technica article on what happens to your retina if you view a solar eclipse without protection -- Ahead of the rare solar event, eye doctors (ophthalmologists) describe the dangers of risky viewing.

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R-Type: Encounter -- A video game in anime style.

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An over 2.5 minutes YouTube video showing "R-Type: Encounter -- Sucked into a different dimension, with totally rad music and an intense galactic battle. R-Type is out of this world! ..." It is basically a musical anime recreation of the game's (fir/1)st level.

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"The Real Story: Star Trek" and "Building Star Trek" Documentaries

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VideoSift shared an over 1.5 hours YouTube video showing "Building Star Trek (Full Episode)" -- "When 'Star Trek' first aired, it expanded the viewers' imaginations about what was possible. Today, many of the space-age technologies on the show have gone from science fiction to reality. Join us as we celebrate a show that continues to inspire..."

A three years old 47 minutes YouTube video showing "The Real Story: Star Trek (Full Episode)" -- "Meet Star Trek's producers, the first Trekkies, and Mr. Spock himself to discover the true story of Star Trek's history and how its vision of the future has influenced today's technology..."

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Typeset In The Future | Dedicated to fonts in sci(ence)-fi(ction).

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Overnight, a co(worker/lleague) shared Typeset In The Future that is "dedicated to fonts in sci(ence)-fi(ction).

Typography and font choice are often used to create a sense of futurism in movies. Indeed, it’s got to the point where you can set your calendar to FUTURE simply from the presence of Eurostile Bold Extended on the wall of a passing spaceship.

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Star Wars Episode IV/4 (A New Hope) in 1/one picture.

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Star Trek Beyond (2016) Movie/F(ilm/ick) Trailers

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Yesterday, Movie-List and HD-Trailers.net mentioned a new full trailer (also old trailers) for Star Trek Beyond.

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Thanksgiving With the Kranzes -- A video parody of Apollo 13.

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VideoSift shared an about 18.35 minutes hilarious YouTube video that is "A parody of Ron Howard's Apollo 13 that wonders what Thanksgiving might be like at Gene Kranz's (Ed Harris from Apollo 13) house, especially when things go terribly, but familiarly wrong.

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Rover's-Eye View of Marathon on Mars

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Boing Boing shared an over eight/8 minutes YouTube video showing a timelapsed "Rover's-Eye View of Marathon on Mars -- "Road trip! This compilation of images from hazard-avoidance cameras on NASA's Mars Exploration Rover Opportunity between January 2004 and April 2015 shows the rover's-eye-view of the Martian marathon covering 26.2 miles(42.2 kilometers) from its landing location. A map of the rover's path is on the right."

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"Full Moon" Comic Strip

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Reddit shared a funny comic strip titled "Full Moon"

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Your life on earth and how much as this planet changed since the birth date...

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Reddit shared British Broadcasting Corp(oration)'s Your Life on Earth to show how this planet has changed in your/other's lifetime.

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The First Men on the Moon -- Experience the Apollo 11 Lunar Landing ...

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Pxsloot mentioned "The First Men on the Moon -- Experience the Apollo 11 Lunar Landing -- 45 years ago, the entire nation watched as three men explored the unknown.

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Disney/Pixar's X-WINGS Movie Trailer

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Dorkly shared an over three/3 minutes YouTube video parody -- "Disney/Pixar's X-WINGS Movie Trailer -- What happens when the people who made Cars & Planes get their hands on Star Wars' X-Wings.

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TIE Fighter - A short film in anime style.

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Dorkly shared an almost 7.5 minutes YouTube video showing "TIE Fighter - short film -- What if there was an Empire-focussed short Star Wars animation, drawn with the crazy detail and shading of classic (19)80s anime that's all but vanished from Japan nowadays?

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