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Tariq joined Purch's team in 2001 as a staff writer, and later editor, covering human spaceflight, exploration and space science. He became 's Managing Editor in 2009. Before joining , Tariq was a staff reporter for The Los Angeles Times. He is also an Eagle Scout (yes, he has the Space Exploration merit badge) and went to Space Camp four times as a kid and a fifth time as an adult. He has journalism degrees from the University of Southern California and New York University. To see his latest project, you can follow Tariq on  Google+ ,  Twitter  and on  Facebook .

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In the late Nineties and early Aughts, Missy Elliott and Timbaland were pop's greatest mind-benders, and "Get Ur Freak On" is their funkiest, nuttiest moment. The beat takes hip-hop Orientalism to outer space as Missy hisses, squawks, stutters ("I sw-sw-switched my style"), bellows commands ("Silence!") and delivers the greatest hocked loogie in the history of recorded sound.

They are part of a larger energy plan for South Australia, and Premier Jay Weatherill said in a statement regarding the batteries' testing: "We are delivering our energy plan, making South Australia more self-sufficient, and providing back up power and more affordable energy for South Australians this summer."

"Battery storage is the future of our national energy market, and the eyes of the world will be following our leadership in this space," he said.

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‘I had to try to resuscitate them. I thought they can’t possibly be dead – I was just hysterical.’ Louise’s mother, who was also in the house, dialled 999. Two builders, who were working downstairs, ran up and tried to help.

We'll dive deep into Musk's companies and the industries surrounding them in the coming posts, but today, let's start by going over exactly who this dude is and why he's such a big deal.

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