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#Out of this World

# out-of-this-world - Wednesday 27 July, 2022

Buzz Aldrin jacket becomes most valuable US space-artefact after selling for €2.4m
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Buzz Aldrin jacket becomes most valuable US space-artefact after selling for €2.4m

Jul 27th 2022, 9:14 AM 12,223 Views 13 Comments

The article was sold by Sotheby’s in New York on Tuesday as part of the most valuable single space exploration sale ever staged.

# out-of-this-world - Sunday 21 October, 2018

Quiz: How much do you know about the moon?
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Quiz: How much do you know about the moon?

Oct 21st 2018, 9:00 PM 46,688 Views 63 Comments

This quiz is one small step for a man, one giant leap for mankind*.

# out-of-this-world - Friday 25 May, 2018

'Messi and Ronaldo are in a different orbit!' - Ramos not buying Salah comparisons
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'Messi and Ronaldo are in a different orbit!' - Ramos not buying Salah comparisons

May 25th 2018, 8:24 PM 6,978 Views 18 Comments

Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos said Liverpool’s star forward could not be compared with the La Liga duo.

# out-of-this-world - Monday 9 April, 2018

Irish scientists will help build the world's most powerful and expensive telescope
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Irish scientists will help build the world's most powerful and expensive telescope

Apr 9th 2018, 2:28 PM 10,150 Views 53 Comments

The new telescope will be 10 times more powerful than the Hubble telescope and help us observe the first stars in the universe.

# out-of-this-world - Tuesday 3 April, 2018

Cristiano Ronaldo has just scored one of the all-time great Champions League goals
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Cristiano Ronaldo has just scored one of the all-time great Champions League goals

Apr 3rd 2018, 9:26 PM 27,868 Views 31 Comments

Zinedine Zidane’s reaction to the outrageous bicycle kick says it all.

# out-of-this-world - Saturday 23 December, 2017

Watch: Lionel Messi assists third Barcelona goal with only one boot on
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Watch: Lionel Messi assists third Barcelona goal with only one boot on

Dec 23rd 2017, 6:01 PM 14,422 Views 13 Comments

The Argentina superstar somehow lost his footwear, but still managed to set Aleix Vidal to score against Real Madrid

# out-of-this-world - Saturday 26 August, 2017

'The thing for Ireland is to be sure not to be left behind': Ireland should set up its own space agency, say scientists
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'The thing for Ireland is to be sure not to be left behind': Ireland should set up its own space agency, say scientists

Aug 26th 2017, 5:00 PM 10,835 Views 61 Comments

A new report argues that investing in its space industry could have big economic returns for Ireland.

# out-of-this-world - Saturday 20 February, 2016

Ronnie O'Sullivan shows why he's a cut above the rest with this outrageous plant
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Ronnie O'Sullivan shows why he's a cut above the rest with this outrageous plant

Feb 20th 2016, 10:36 PM 23,489 Views 10 Comments

The Rocket booked his place in the Welsh Open tonight.

# out-of-this-world - Sunday 7 February, 2016

Check out these incredible photos of the solar system
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Check out these incredible photos of the solar system

Feb 7th 2016, 11:15 AM 18,451 Views 52 Comments

Simply breathtaking.

# out-of-this-world - Tuesday 8 December, 2015

Ronaldo scores 4 in 20 minutes as Real Madrid match Champions League record
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Ronaldo scores 4 in 20 minutes as Real Madrid match Champions League record

Dec 8th 2015, 10:19 PM 9,810 Views 10 Comments

Karim Benzema scored a hat-trick… and Ronaldo still found a way to overshadow him.

# out-of-this-world - Monday 16 November, 2015

'Superman' joined the Ireland dressing room's post-match celebrations
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'Superman' joined the Ireland dressing room's post-match celebrations

Nov 16th 2015, 11:49 PM 11,679 Views 7 Comments

The Boys in Green secured their place at the Euros with a 2-0 victory over Bosnia.

# out-of-this-world - Friday 17 April, 2015

This Dublin artist's amazing astronaut mural is Chris Hadfield-approved
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From The Daily Edge
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This Dublin artist's amazing astronaut mural is Chris Hadfield-approved

Apr 17th 2015, 2:33 PM 5,503 Views 0 Comments

Is there higher praise than that? We don’t think so.

# out-of-this-world - Wednesday 8 April, 2015

Messi's cracking curler and 2 from Suarez put Barcelona 4 points clear
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Messi's cracking curler and 2 from Suarez put Barcelona 4 points clear

Apr 8th 2015, 10:09 PM 6,517 Views 5 Comments

The Catalan giants took another step towards La Liga glory with a routine 4-0 win over Almeria.

# out-of-this-world - Tuesday 10 February, 2015

Look at the smiley face NASA found in space
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From The Daily Edge
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Look at the smiley face NASA found in space

Feb 10th 2015, 9:03 AM 2,403 Views 6 Comments

Hellooo!

# out-of-this-world - Sunday 21 September, 2014

Here's why you really should be following the International Space Station online
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Here's why you really should be following the International Space Station online

Sep 21st 2014, 8:30 PM 40,539 Views 16 Comments

One small click of a mouse. One giant leap…

# out-of-this-world - Thursday 5 December, 2013

Would you like a unicorn for Christmas?
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From The Daily Edge
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Would you like a unicorn for Christmas?

Dec 5th 2013, 4:45 PM 2,557 Views 1 Comment

A unicorn is not just for Christmas. It’s for life.

# out-of-this-world - Tuesday 29 October, 2013

Cmdr. Hadfield thanked the guy who ran the Dublin Marathon dressed as him
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From The Daily Edge
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Cmdr. Hadfield thanked the guy who ran the Dublin Marathon dressed as him

Oct 29th 2013, 8:55 AM 3,981 Views 1 Comment

Can you imagine running a marathon with a cardboard box around your head? No. Neither can we.

# out-of-this-world - Sunday 9 December, 2012

The Greatest: Messi breaks Gerd Muller's calendar year record
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The Greatest: Messi breaks Gerd Muller's calendar year record

Dec 9th 2012, 9:02 PM 2,445 Views 1 Comment

The Barcelona star scored his 85th and 86th goal of 2012 against Real Betis this evening.

# out-of-this-world - Friday 25 November, 2011

The most habitable alien planets ranked
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The most habitable alien planets ranked

Nov 25th 2011, 9:13 AM 7,379 Views 19 Comments

The planets most likely to support life – human or otherwise – have been ranked by an international team of scientists… and there’s some good and bad news.

# out-of-this-world - Friday 22 April, 2011

"PB phone home"....Pope Benedict to give the International Space Station a call
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From The Daily Edge
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"PB phone home"....Pope Benedict to give the International Space Station a call

Apr 22nd 2011, 2:28 PM 663 Views 0 Comments

A satellite phone hook up with the ISS is planned for 4 May.

# out-of-this-world - Tuesday 12 April, 2011

Fly me to the moon: Virgin Galactic on hunt for pilot-astronauts
Live Apr 12th 2011, 5:38 PM

Fly me to the moon: Virgin Galactic on hunt for pilot-astronauts

# out-of-this-world - Friday 12 November, 2010

Yet more images of space - from a paper aeroplane
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Yet more images of space - from a paper aeroplane

Nov 12th 2010, 2:36 PM 1,555 Views 0 Comments

First a New York dad, now a Devon science buff takes photographs from space – with a helium balloon and paper plane.