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On July 14th, 2015, the New Horizons mission made history when it became the first spacecraft to conduct a flyby of Pluto and its moons. In the course of making its way through this system, the …
On July 14th, 2015, the New Horizons mission made history when it became the first spacecraft to conduct a flyby of …
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In the lead-up to a total solar eclipse, most of the attention is on the sun, but Earth's moon also has a starring role."A total eclipse is a dance with three partners: the moon, …
In the lead-up to a total solar eclipse, most of the attention is on the sun, but Earth's moon also …
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Most of these massive star clusters are found orbiting the center of a galaxy at large distances. With so many stars packed in such a relatively short amount of area, imagine the possible view from …
Most of these massive star clusters are found orbiting the center of a galaxy at large distances. With so many …
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Astronomers working at the Arecibo radio telescope in Puerto Rico have detected a weird radio signal, spotted when pointing their telescope at the nearby star Ross 128. They’re not getting too excited about the prospect …
Astronomers working at the Arecibo radio telescope in Puerto Rico have detected a weird radio signal, spotted when pointing their …
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The SETI Institute and French startup Unistellar announced a partnership today to commercialize a new telescope that promises to deliver an unparalleled view of the cosmos to amateur astronomers, and provide the opportunity to contribute …
The SETI Institute and French startup Unistellar announced a partnership today to commercialize a new telescope that promises to deliver …
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The Japanese way of doing things sometimes is as adorable as the creation itself and the concept of Kawaii has long become part of the foolishness of things attached to almost every aspect of Japanese …
The Japanese way of doing things sometimes is as adorable as the creation itself and the concept of Kawaii has …
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The first exoplanet was spotted in 1988. Since then more than 3,000 planets have been found outside our solar system, and it’s thought that around 20% of Sun-like stars have an Earth-like planet in their habitable zones. …
The first exoplanet was spotted in 1988. Since then more than 3,000 planets have been found outside our solar system, and it’…
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The origin and nature of Mars is mysterious. It has geologically distinct hemispheres, with smooth lowlands in the north and cratered, high-elevation terrain in the south. The red planet also has two small oddly-shaped oblong …
The origin and nature of Mars is mysterious. It has geologically distinct hemispheres, with smooth lowlands in the north and …
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One of the most significant finds to come from our ongoing exploration and research efforts of Mars is the fact that the planet once had a warmer, wetter environment. Between 4.2 and 3.7 billion years ago, the …
One of the most significant finds to come from our ongoing exploration and research efforts of Mars is the fact …
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Quick, How Might the Alien Spacecraft Work?[This post is about the movie Arrival; there are no movie spoilers here.]⋅⋅⋅Connecting with Hollywood“It’s an interesting script,” said someone on our PR team. It’…
Quick, How Might the Alien Spacecraft Work?[This post is about the movie Arrival; there are no movie spoilers here.]⋅⋅⋅…
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