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This Hiroshima Survivor Did Something Truly Amazing For Prisoners Of War


On Friday, BarackObama became the first sitting US president to visit Hiroshima, Japan where America dropped an atomic bomb during World War II on August 6, 1945. “We are not bound … to repeat the mistakes of the past. We can learn. We can choose.” @POTUS speaks at Hiroshima. — The White House (@WhiteHouse) […]


NASA releases stunning video of Pluto’s surface

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NASA has released footage from its New Horizons spacecraft, giving folks on Earth a glimpse at Pluto‘s surface. Compiled from a series of highest-resolution images taken on July 14, 2015, the video provides perhaps the clearest look at the distant dwarf planet we may see in our lifetimes. It’s a substantial glimpse taken from multiple […]