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6 Space Myths Everyone Believes (Thanks To Movies)

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Our knowledge of outer space is a lot like our knowledge of history -- it's really hard to separate what we know from research from what we picked up from movies.

In both cases, this means that a lot of our everyday knowledge about space is just laughably wrong.

Yep, it's not enough for space to make us feel small -- it needs to make us feel stupid, too.

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