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A Day in the Life Aboard the International Space Station

A Day in the Life Aboard the International Space Station | Astronomy Project | Scoop.it
NASA.gov brings you the latest images, videos and news from America's space agency. Get the latest updates on NASA missions, watch NASA TV live, and learn about our quest to reveal the unknown and benefit all humankind.
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CANDELS And Hubble Tackling Cosmic Dust | David Reneke ...

CANDELS And Hubble Tackling Cosmic Dust | David Reneke ... | Astronomy Project | Scoop.it
Astronomy 2013 Yearbook ... A question which astronomers have been seeking to explain is how cosmic dust forms over time. ... Submitted by Tammy Plotner for “Dave Reneke's World of Space and Astronomy News”.
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SpaceX Dragon returns from space station with NASA cargo - Astronomy Magazine

SpaceX Dragon returns from space station with NASA cargo - Astronomy Magazine | Astronomy Project | Scoop.it
Examiner.comSpaceX Dragon returns from space station with NASA cargoAstronomy MagazineDragon landed in the Pacific Ocean, about 250 miles (400 kilometers) off the coast of Baja, California, after the conclusion of the first commercial cargo...
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City Block-Sized Asteroid Passing Near Earth Feb 15 - David Reneke

City Block-Sized Asteroid Passing Near Earth Feb 15 - David Reneke | Astronomy Project | Scoop.it
Idiot's Guide to Astronomy ebook ... The hurtling space rock was discovered by Australia-based intergalactic space sleuth Rob McNaught and his colleagues, who spied the behemoth through a telescope earlier this year.
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Cooking Up A Distant Super-Luminous Supernova | David Reneke ...

Cooking Up A Distant Super-Luminous Supernova | David Reneke ... | Astronomy Project | Scoop.it
Astro Space News Delivered to You ... Guide to Astronomy ebook. Join my newsletter to stay up to date on all the latest space news. .... Reported by Tammy Plotner for “Dave Reneke's World of Space and Astronomy News”.
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Mystery of Massive Elliptical Galaxies of the Universe

Mystery of Massive Elliptical Galaxies of the Universe | Astronomy Project | Scoop.it
By studying how distant starburst galaxies are clustered together, astronomers in early 2012 found that they eventually become so-called giant elliptical galaxies -- the most massive galaxies in today's universe.
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Nov. 2 Marks 12 Years Of Continuous Human Habitation Onboard ...

Nov. 2 Marks 12 Years Of Continuous Human Habitation Onboard ... | Astronomy Project | Scoop.it
Did you know you can see the International Space Station from your house? As the third brightest object in the sky, after the sun and moon, the space stati...
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Scientists Monitor Hergenrother Comet Breakup - RedOrbit

Scientists Monitor Hergenrother Comet Breakup - RedOrbit | Astronomy Project | Scoop.it
Discover MagazineScientists Monitor Hergenrother Comet BreakupRedOrbit“Using the National Optical Astronomy Observatory's Gemini North Telescope on top of Mauna Kea, Hawaii, we have resolved that the nucleus of the comet has separated into at least...
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Sun erupts 3 CMEs, aurora predicted for tonight - Examiner.com

Sun erupts 3 CMEs, aurora predicted for tonight - Examiner.com | Astronomy Project | Scoop.it
Examiner.comSun erupts 3 CMEs, aurora predicted for tonightExaminer.comYesterday, the Sun erupted in a series strong solar flares, which sent out a waves of charged particles known as coronal mass ejections into space.
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Curiosity rover takes stunning new self-portrait - Examiner.com

Curiosity rover takes stunning new self-portrait - Examiner.com | Astronomy Project | Scoop.it
Examiner.comCuriosity rover takes stunning new self-portraitExaminer.comScience & Space · Astronomy · Curiosity Rover · Mars. Advertisement.
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What is a black hole? | Space | EarthSky

What is a black hole? | Space | EarthSky | Astronomy Project | Scoop.it
With gravity so intense that not even light can escape their surfaces, black holes can teach us about the absolute extremes in the cosmos and the very structure of space itself. Artist's rendition of a black hole.
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NASA: Dark matter discovery is puzzling - The State Column

Zee NewsNASA: Dark matter discovery is puzzlingThe State ColumnInitial detections of dark matter in the cluster, made in 2007, were so unusual that astronomers shrugged them off as unreal, because of poor data.
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NASA - Take a Tour of the ISS with Suni Williams

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In her final days as commander of the International Space Station, Suni Williams recorded an extensive tour of the orbital laboratory. The tour includes scenes of each of the station's modules and research facilities.
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Swift Discovers New Black Hole in Milky Way | Astronomy | Sci ...

Swift Discovers New Black Hole in Milky Way | Astronomy | Sci ... | Astronomy Project | Scoop.it
Swift J1745-26 with labels and scale of moon as it would appear in the field of view from Earth. This image is from September 18, 2012 when the source peaked in hard X-rays (NASA / Goddard Space Flight Center /S.
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Astronomers report that dark matter 'halos' may contain stars ...

Astronomers report that dark matter 'halos' may contain stars ... | Astronomy Project | Scoop.it
The first explanation — that the fluctuations are from very distant galaxies — is nowhere close to being supported by the data the astronomers present from NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope, said Wright, a UCLA professor of ...
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Bubble-forming super-massive black hole found - Zee News

Bubble-forming super-massive black hole found - Zee News | Astronomy Project | Scoop.it
Zee NewsBubble-forming super-massive black hole foundZee NewsAstronomers used a brand-new radio telescope to produce one of the best images ever made at the lowest frequencies of a galaxy 2000 times more massive than Milky Way, hosting in its centre...
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Astronomy Links Full Moon to Hurricane Sandy | David Reneke ...

Astronomy Links Full Moon to Hurricane Sandy | David Reneke ... | Astronomy Project | Scoop.it
Join my newsletter to stay up to date on all the latest space news. ... As you might expect the explanation is a matter of simple astronomy, not any kind of lunacy associated in folklore with a full moon.
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Dark clouds, young stars, and a dash of Hollywood - Astronomy Magazine

Dark clouds, young stars, and a dash of Hollywood - Astronomy Magazine | Astronomy Project | Scoop.it
Dark clouds, young stars, and a dash of HollywoodAstronomy MagazineNow, two groups in the Earliest Phases of Star formation (EPoS) project led by Oliver Krause from the Max Planck Institute for Astronomy (MPIA) in Heidelberg, Germany, using the European...
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The Top 8 Scariest Things in Space

The Top 8 Scariest Things in Space | Astronomy Project | Scoop.it
Back in 2008, astronomers using NASA's Hubble Space Telescope announced the discovery of an enormous planet circling the bright star Fomalhaut, which lies just 25 light-years from Earth. Other researchers subsequently ...
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Curiosity rover raises questions about methane on Mars - Examiner.com

Curiosity rover raises questions about methane on Mars - Examiner.com | Astronomy Project | Scoop.it
Examiner.comCuriosity rover raises questions about methane on MarsExaminer.comScience & Space · Astronomy · Mars. Advertisement.
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Upcoming Total Solar Eclipse To Be Documented - RedOrbit

Upcoming Total Solar Eclipse To Be Documented - RedOrbit | Astronomy Project | Scoop.it
RedOrbitUpcoming Total Solar Eclipse To Be DocumentedRedOrbitPasachoff and colleagues will be documenting the event on video, to be used as part of their research.
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A lesson in dark matter and galaxy clusters; human influence on Ice Age ... - Washington Post

A lesson in dark matter and galaxy clusters; human influence on Ice Age ... - Washington Post | Astronomy Project | Scoop.it
A lesson in dark matter and galaxy clusters; human influence on Ice Age ...Washington PostThe National Capital Astronomers will gather Saturday for a presentation on dark matter, galaxy clusters and what X-rays can reveal about these cosmological...
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Asteroid belts of just the right size are friendly to life - Astronomy Magazine

Asteroid belts of just the right size are friendly to life - Astronomy Magazine | Astronomy Project | Scoop.it
Asteroid belts of just the right size are friendly to lifeAstronomy Magazine...
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Dark Matter Core Defies Explanation - Space Fellowship

Dark Matter Core Defies Explanation - Space Fellowship | Astronomy Project | Scoop.it
Space FellowshipDark Matter Core Defies ExplanationSpace FellowshipInitial detections of dark matter in the cluster, made in 2007, were so unusual that astronomers shrugged them off as unreal, because of poor data.
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