Astronauts practice being astronauts in utah; residents have no idea

What do Utah and Mars have in common?

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Did you guys know that this was happening? Members of the Starship Enterprise crew 125 EuroMoonMars B have been wearing fake astronaut suits and collecting fake Mars rocks to prepare for their trip to Mars? It’s interesting because the caption on the photos says, “Life on Mars, in Utah” and I just think that’s so ironic for so many reasons.

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Students Get Firsthand Look At Distracted Driving Dangers

Great article!

CBS Dallas / Fort Worth

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MANSFIELD (CBS 11 NEWS) – Watching through special goggles attached to a high-tech simulator, high school senior Tyera Breeze had what would be an important experience. “This is life-changing,” she said.

Breeze entered a car that simulates drunk driving, and quickly discovered – just how dangerous it could be. “It was scary, because I was like, ‘I don’t have control of the vehicle,’” she said. “I’m hitting people. I just killed somebody. I’ve got this citation now. It was kind of scary.”

The teenager was among 250 high school students in the Mansfield Independent School District who took part in the UNITE Arrive Alive event.

The students’ lessons went beyond just driving simulations. They also spoke one-on-one with officers from the Mansfield Police Department, nurses, judges, and even a funeral director.

The messages were supposed to encourage the students to not only avoid drinking and driving, but…

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Two Passengers and Driver All Injured in DRunk Driving Crash

Portland Accident News

Date: February 19, 2013
Location: New Era Road, Canby
Name: Ryan Lucas Mathieson, Brady Lewis Copeland, Anthony James Shernock

Ryan Lucas Mathieson, 21, of Canby, has been cited in relation to an accident that caused injuries to several people on Tuesday, February 19, 2013.

Mathieson was driving at a high rate of speed in the southbound lane of New Era Road in the early evening. Mathieson then lost control of his 1995 Subaru Impreza and the vehicle spun and flipped over a fence before catching on fire.

Good Samaritans immediately came to the aid of the individuals in the vehicle, and several people worked together to lift the car off of Mathieson’s arm, as he had become pinned under the vehicle during the accident. Mathieson and his two passengers were injured in the crash.

Mathieson was airlifted to Legacy Emanuel Medical Center for emergency treatment. His two passengers, Brady Lewis…

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