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Should we have an [up-goer-five] tag?

While I like the idea, I think you have the wrong five. There's a subreddit called "Explain Like I'm Five" exactly for this kind of thing. My only concern is that it would be a meta tag, which are a ...
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Identify-this-object tag potentially misapplied? Should it be slightly broadened in scope?

IMO - the "questionable" one is fine, but the other two should be untagged. I don't think a general "identify-this" tag is useful. That's kind of the point of most questions: to explain the phenomenon ...
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Rename [lunar-module] to [apollo-lunar-module]

I'm not sure that this is really necessary since "Lunar Module" is a pretty well understood name here, and any future spacecraft used for that purpose will probably have different names. If it does ...
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Should 'solar-power' be renamed 'photo-voltaic cell'?

To me solar-power and the proposed tag photovoltaic-cell serve different purposes. solar-power is about energy source design, specifically designs made to draw power from the sun. photovoltaic-cell is ...
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Should we have an [up-goer-five] tag?

I'm not necessarily opposed to my idea of a simple-english tag for this purpose, but there is a potential problem I see with this concept. This tag would open us up to having "simple" duplicates of ...
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Merge [dust] and [regolith]

I disagree. Definition of regolith: Regolith (/ˈrɛɡəlɪθ/)1 is a layer of loose, heterogeneous superficial deposits covering solid rock. It includes dust, soil, broken rock, and other related ...
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Biology shouldn't be aliased to Life?

I generally think of biology as the deliberate study of living things. It's a scientific field. life refers more to the incidental presence of living things, such as potential extra-terrestrial ...
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