Andre Kuipers

Jun. 29, 2012

Astronauts Prepare for Departure

We’ll check in with crewmembers on board the International Space Station, just days before several are scheduled to return to Earth after months in orbit.

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Dr. Seuss's McElligot's Pool (1947) features some fantastic fish—ones with pinwheel-like tails, curly noses, long floppy ears, or Kangaroo pouches. The fictional fish do have some truly strange nonfictional cousins, among which are giant oarfish, barreleye fish, and sawfish.

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