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Daniel Shorr (far right) and other members of Stanford’s Student Space Initiative escort a rocket he built (Photo/Courtesy Daniel Shorr)

Tashlich in spaaaaaaaacce!

They call it Tashlich in Space. The website puts it succinctly: “Reflect. Renew. Blastoff.” That’s right, this year you can (belatedly) send your sins up into the Earth’s atmosphere on an honest-to-God rocket. This twist on tashlich, a pre-Yom Kippur ritual in which Jews cast breadcrumbs representing their sins into a body of water, is…
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