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10 interesting facts about space that very few people know

10 interesting facts about space that very few people know
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1. According to astronauts, the space smells like seared steak, hot metal and welding fume.

2. In 1963, the US threw a hydrogen bomb into space that was 100 times more powerful than a bomb thrown at Hiroshima.

3. Sunset and sunrise occur at the International Space Centers 15 times per day. Its witnesses are astronauts themselves.

4. Once upon a time, in space, Newton's theory of gravitation was thrown up to prove it wrong which remained above.

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5. In 1977, a 72 second signal was received from deep space, but so far it was not known who sent this signal.

6. A reservoir of 140 trillion more water floats in space than in all the Earth's oceans.

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7. Lack of gravity in space causes weakness and it happens to every person who goes into space. It may take about 2-3 days for a passenger to come out of this weakness.

8. The sky appears blue from Earth, but astronauts see it as black.

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9. At the International Space Station, urine passes through a special water treatment plant that converts it into drinking water.

10. On 10 August 2015, NASA astronauts ate food that was first grown in space.

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point no.2 not understood. why mad u.s. exploded hydrogen bomb at space, what was there to prove.

4 Months ago


1 one is wrong because u can't smell as space is vaccum

4 Months ago


No. 1 they are smelling their equipments

4 Months ago

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