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2012-Jun-06, 03:10 AM
The guy known as Mr. Fixit in space was also Mr. Prepared. This image is from NASA Astronaut Don Pettit on board the International Space Station, who had the foresight to bring a solar filter for his camera. Ive been planning this for a while, said Pettit. I knew the Transit of Venus would occur [...]

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2012-Jun-06, 05:42 AM
It has been fun eavesdropping on Frazier, Pam and Nicole (?) during the waning hours of the transit...

...fun in a geeky sort of way, of course.