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Image 1 - Astronaut Cave Crew Returns To Earth
2011-10-21 07:58:56

[ Watch the Video ] Take five astronauts and instead of sending them into space take them underground. ESA´s CAVES venture prepares astronauts to work in an international team under real exploration conditions. The latest ℠crew´ has returned after six days in the dark. Sardinia is not only a popular Mediterranean holiday destination but also an excellent place for astronaut training. The island´s interior has isolated mountains and forest areas, rugged and savage....


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.