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Elon Musk Tweets About Occupying Mars But It's Actually The Moon

An excited Elon Musk tweeted about how he's ready to occupy Mars, but the biggest problem was that what we're looking at in said tweet is actually a blood moon. I mean, that'd be dope too. But Twitter was ready to call him out for his funny little fail, and here we are. 

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Astronomers Discover Something Buried Under The Moon, "Destiny" Fans Got Jokes

A recent study published online revealed that something is chilling about 186 miles beneath the surface of the Moon. The Twitter account for the "Destiny" video game had a point to make when CNN tweeted about it, and the thread that ensued was full of gems. 

Do we think this could be the start of something far more extraterrestrial than we ever thought possible? We should just leave that shit on the moon buried and alone. 

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Twitter User Explains The Truth About Who Contributed What To The Black Hole Image

Let's not mess up the celebration of a miraculous human achievement. Twitter user Andrew Chael, was quick to call out people online who are taking away from the incredible achievement of his colleague, Katie Bouman. 

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After a Long and Fruitful Life, the Mars Rover "Opportunity" Is Dead

Science writer Jacob Margolis chronicled the end for the proud little rover. The last thing they heard from the rover was "My battery is low and it's getting dark." That is some Hollywood level drama, man. Well, it did a great job anyway, and lasted for waaaaaaay longer than we expected. Good rover.

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10 Infuriating Times Neil Degrasse Tyson Went Full Condescending Mode On Twitter

The world isn't big enough to contain Neil Degrasse Tyson's ego. That much my tiny brain can comprehend, when faced with the overwhelming monstrosity of his knowledge...

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Wildly Immature Girl Loses Her NASA Internship After Ridiculous Twitter Argument

I desperately need this not to be real life. How can someone go off on such a wonderfully profanity-ridden rant and still land the dream job. Damn. 

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Flat Earthers Are Shook After Elon Musk's Successful SpaceX Falcon Heavy Rocket Launch

Today, history was made, as one of the world's most powerful rockets successfully carried Elon Musk's red roadster (from Tesla, mind you) into a navigable orbit around Mars. Did Elon Musk want to disprove the Flat Earther theory once and for all, or what? 

Flat earthers react on Twitter after Elon Musk's successful Falcon Heavy X launch.
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Neil DeGrasse Tyson Gets Shredded On Twitter For Snarky New Year's Day Tweet

Neil DeGrasse Tyson invited a solid, unforgiving roasting on himself when he went and tweeted out a rather sassy tweet about the importance (or lack thereof) of New Year's Day. Let's just say we can't wait to see how this ridiculous little Twitter feud unfolds. 

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Neil DeGrasse Tyson Trolls Flat Earthers On Twitter With Fake Lunar Eclipse

Leave it to the brilliant mind of Neil DeGrasse Tyson to mercilessly troll the flat earthers out there with a hilariously fake image of a lunar eclipse that is quite simply, impossible. 

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