Chapelcross Nuclear Reactor

Chapelcross was a Magnox nuclear power plant near Annan in Dumfries and Galloway in southwest Scotland, in operation from 1959 to 2004. It was the sister plant to the Calder Hall plant in Cumbria, England; both were commissioned and originally operated by the United Kingdom Atomic Energy Authority.

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Neil Armstrong spacesuit

This spacesuit was worn by astronaut Neil Armstrong, Commander of the Apollo 11 mission, which landed the first man on the Moon on July 20, 1969. The lunar spacesuits were designed to provide a life-sustaining environment for the astronaut during periods of extra vehicular activity or during unpressurized spacecraft operation. They permitted maximum mobility and …

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Tiny Home That Runs on Dunkin

Written by: Drew MacFarlane, Weather.com At a Glance Dunkin’ Donuts has constructed a tiny home than runs entirely on a biofuel created using recycled coffee grounds. The Home that Runs on Dunkin’ is a custom, fully-functional and transportable 275-square-foot tiny home. The home includes a master bedroom, full-sized bathroom, kitchen, coffee nook and cedar porch. …

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Green’s Windmill and Science Center

Captured by: rapicam.media Green’s Mill is a restored and working 19th century tower windmill in Nottingham, UK. In the early 1800s it was owned and operated by the mathematical physicist George Green (1793-1841). Never heard of George Green? Not too many people have, even though he was one of the most remarkable scientists of his – or any other – age. …

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Cincinnati Observatory

Captured by: Reality Capture Experts The Cincinnati Observatory is located in Cincinnati, Ohio on top of Hyde Park. It consists of two observatory buildings housing an 11-inch and 16-inch aperture refracting telescope. It is the oldest professional observatory in the United States. (Wikipedia) Telescope by Oleh on Sketchfab Library Learn More About HistoryView VR

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NASA: Operation IceBridge

Operation IceBridge is an ongoing NASA mission to monitor changes in polar ice. It is an airborne follow-on mission to the ICESat satellite, continuing until after the ICESat-2 mission launches in 2018. (Wikipedia) Captured by: TrustedPhotoDC Library Learn More About HistoryView VR

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Running Springs Fire Department

Captured by: ReOrbitVR Our Mission: “Service to the Community” The Running Springs Fire Department is nestled in the San Bernardino Mountains of Southern California. The Department provides Fire Protection and Paramedic Services to the community of Running Springs and surrounding areas. The Running Springs Fire Department is a combination Full Time and Paid Call department. …

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San Bernardino National Forest | Keller Peak Fire Lookout

The Keller Peak Fire Lookout is located at the top of Keller Peak Road just past Running Springs California.  Constructed in 1926, it is the oldest fire tower still standing in the San Bernardino National Forest. From 1927 to 1981 the tower was manned by Forest Service personnel. In 1985, volunteers from the Rim of …

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Milan Museum of Science and Technology: Space Exhibit

The Museo nazionale della Scienza e della Tecnologia “Leonardo da Vinci” in Milan is the largest science and technology museum in Italy, and is dedicated to Italian painter and scientist Leonardo da Vinci. This is the Milan Museum of Science and Technology: Space Exhibit. (Wikipedia) Captured by: Dario Ponzo Library Learn More About HistoryView VR

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Hamburg Planetarium

Hamburg Planetarium is one of the world’s oldest, and one of Europe’s most visited planetariums. It is located in the district of Winterhude, Hamburg, Germany, and housed in a former water tower at the center of Hamburg Stadtpark. (Wikipedia) Captured by: Omnia360 Library Learn More About HistoryView VR

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UK Fire & Rescue Incident Command Unit

This is a modern fire & rescue command unit in the UK. These vehicles are designed to be mobile command units where emergency personnel can rendezvous, coordinate, and command in the event of emergencies. (Matterport) Captured by: View It 360 Library Learn More About HistoryView VR

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The Mars Desert Research Station (MDRS)

The Mars Desert Research Station (MDRS) is a prototype of a habitat for humans to experiment and see what it would be like to work and live on Mars. The station simulates the type of environment that would serve as the main base for months of exploration in the harsh Martian environment. The MDRS hosts scientists, …

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Exploratorium: Perspective Room

The Exploratorium is a museum in San Francisco that allows visitors to explore the world through science, art, and human perception. Its mission is to create inquiry-based experiences that transform learning worldwide.(Wikipedia) Library Learn More About HistoryView VR

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Exploratorium

The Exploratorium is a museum in San Francisco that allows visitors to explore the world through science, art, and human perception. Its mission is to create inquiry-based experiences that transform learning worldwide.(Wikipedia) Library Learn More About HistoryView VR

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The National Museum of Computing

The National Museum of Computing is a museum in the United Kingdom dedicated to collecting and restoring historic computer systems. The museum is based in rented premises at Bletchley Park in Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire and opened in 2007. (Wikipedia) Library Learn More About HistoryView VR

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Antarctica

Antarctica is Earth’s southernmost continent. It contains the geographic South Pole and is situated in the Antarctic region of the Southern Hemisphere, almost entirely south of the Antarctic Circle, and is surrounded by the Southern Ocean. At 14,000,000 square kilometres (5,400,000 square miles), it is the fifth-largest continent. For comparison, Antarctica is near twice the …

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MV Polar Prince

Captured by: ExploraTerra CCGS Sir Humphrey Gilbert was a Canadian Coast Guard light icebreaker and now a privately owned Arctic icebreaker Polar Prince. The ship entered service with the Department of Transport Marine Service in 1959 and transferred to the newly created Canadian Coast Guard in 1962, active until 1986. The icebreaker was sold to private …

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International UFO Museum And Research Center

Captured by: Jaime Ramirez 3D Tours The International UFO Museum And Research Center is located in Roswell, New Mexico, United States, in the downtown district and is focused largely on the 1947 Roswell Crash and later supposed UFO incidents in the United States and elsewhere. (Wikipedia)

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NASA Shuttle Fuselage Trainer

Captured by: Tosolini Productions The FFT is a full-scale mockup of the space shuttle orbiter — without the wings. It was used as a testbed for upgrades to the shuttle fleet and for astronaut training such as extra-vehicular activity (EVA) and emergency egress. Built at Johnson Space Center in the 1970s, it was the oldest …

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Living Computers: Museum + Labs (LCM+L)

Captured by: Tosolini Productions Living Computers: Museum + Labs (LCM+L) is a computer and technology museum located in the SoDo neighborhood of Seattle, Washington. LCM+L showcases vintage computers which provide interactive sessions, either through time-sharing operating systems or single-user interfaces. This gives users a chance to actually use the computers online or in person in …

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