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The 1950s ‘Miracle Kitchen’ Of The Future Had Its Own Roomba

The 1950s ‘Miracle Kitchen’ Of The Future Had Its Own Roomba

In July 1959, the magazine Look ran an article describing the “miracle kitchen” of the future, ostensibly about the amazing advances that Americans would see in their own homes. In reality, it was part of a much larger propaganda battle of the Cold War — and it involved a proto-roomba.

NASA Releases Spectacular X-Ray Image Of An Entire Spiral Galaxy

NASA Releases Spectacular X-Ray Image Of An Entire Spiral Galaxy

This is The Whirlpool — the common name of M51, a spiral galaxy similar to our own Milky Way estimated to be 50,000 to 100,000 light years across. The purple dots that make it look like the biggest neon sign in the Universe are X-ray sources as seen by NASA’s…