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Posted by alexanderrogge
The storm clouds cleared over Virginia for International Observe the Moon Night. A Waxing Gibbous Moon followed Jupiter, showing its Galilean moons, and Saturn with its rings and largest moon Titan shining through the windy sky. ...
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Aug 22Aug 22

Posted by alexanderrogge
The Moon, Jupiter and Saturn form a triangle in the sky tonight as this FullMoon becomes a Blue Moon. Moon Planets Triangle BlueMoon OnceInABlueMoon BetrayerMoon SturgeonMoon NikiniPoya GreenCornMoon RakshaBandham HungryGhostMoon ...
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Aug 12Aug 12

Posted by GlenGardner20
More for the astronomy enthusiast.
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Science & Tech
Aug 11Aug 11

Posted by alexanderrogge
Sky & Telescope - Recurrent Nova RS Ophiuchi Just Blew its Top! RSOphiuchi Ophiuchi RSOph RecurrentNova Nova WhiteDwarf Star RedGiant AccretionDisk RocheLobe Gravity Thermonuclear Explosion Sky Astronomy ...
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Aug 10Aug 10

Posted by GlenGardner20
Interesting for those of us into astronomy.
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Science & Tech
Jul 28Jul 28

Posted by alexanderrogge
NASA - Hubble Finds First Evidence of Water Vapor at Jupiter’s Moon Ganymede: Hubble HST Telescope Water WaterVapor Sublimation Ganymede Jupiter Moon AuroralBands Atmosphere Oxygen JUICE JupiterIcyMoonsExplorer Astronomy...
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Jun 3Jun 3

Posted by alexanderrogge
Sky & Telescope Series - Joe Rao on June’s Sunrise Annular Eclipse: Eclipse AnnularEclipse SunriseAnnularEclipse SolarEclipse PathOfAnnularity RingOfFire CrescentSun Eclipse2021 SolarEclipse2021 Astronomy
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May 15May 15

Posted by alexanderrogge
Hanneke Weitering - China's 1st Mars rover 'Zhurong' lands on the Red Planet: CNSA Zhurong ZhurongRover Tianwen1 UtopiaPlanitia Mars2021 MarsRover RedPlanet WaterOnMars PlanetaryScience Geology LASER LifeOnMars ...
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May 9May 9

Posted by alexanderrogge
Nature - Evidence for three-dimensional spin–velocity alignment in a pulsar: Pulsar PSRJ0538 Supernova S147 FAST CAS NAOC NeutronStar SpinVelocityAlignment SpinAxis 3DAlignment Scintillation RadioAstronomy...
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Science & Tech
Apr 27Apr 27

Posted by alexanderrogge
The Supermoon for April 26, 2021 shines brightly tonight. Uranus, Venus, and Mercury followed the Sun closely into the western sky as the Moon was rising. Mars has now set as the Moon moves to replace the red planet in the western sky until the ...
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Science & Tech
Apr 22Apr 22

Posted by alexanderrogge
Space.com - NASA's Perseverance rover makes oxygen on Mars for 1st time: NASA MITBeavers RedPlanet CarbonDioxide PerseveranceRover MOXIE OxygenInSituResourceUtilizationExperiment BreatheEasy SpaceExploration Mars2021 ...
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Apr 21Apr 21

Posted by alexanderrogge
Astronomers Release New All-Sky Map of Milky Way’s Outer Reaches: NASA ESA ArizonaWildcats MilkyWay Galaxy AllSkyMap StarMap GalaxyMerger GalacticHalo Wake DarkMatter DwarfGalaxy Gaia NEOWISE LargeMagellanicCloud LMC ...
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Apr 21Apr 21

Posted by alexanderrogge
Space.com - NASA's Ingenuity helicopter aced an absolutely beautiful flight on Mars: RedPlanet JezeroCrater PerseveranceRover MarsRover MastcamZ PlanetaryScience LifeOnMars SpaceExploration Mars2021 GetToTheChopper ...
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Apr 15Apr 15

Posted by alexanderrogge
NASA's OSIRIS-REx Leaves its Mark on Asteroid Bennu: OSIRISREx NearEarthObject NEO TouchAndGo TAG SampleReturn SampleReturnCapsule SRC Rocks Boulders SolarSystem EarthScience NASA GSFC ArizonaWildcats SpaceExploration ...
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Apr 14Apr 14

Posted by alexanderrogge
Nature - Anoxic chemical weathering under a reducing greenhouse on early Mars, by J. Liu, J. R. Michalski, W. Tan, H. He, B. Ye, and L. Xiao: GreatOxidationEvent GOE Geology Mineralogy Spectroscopy Rocks RedPlanet ...
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Mar 10Mar 10

Posted by alexanderrogge
Astronomers Track a Neutrino Back to the Source, Where a Black Hole Tore Apart a Star: Neutrino BlackHole TidalDisruption Swift IceCubeNeutrinoObservatory XMMNewton VeryLargeArray MeerKAT ZwickyTransientFacility ...
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Mar 4Mar 4

Posted by sqeptiq
Bullets sent in envelope to Italy's former prime minister Matteo Renzi
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Jan 30Jan 30

Posted by alexanderrogge
ASASSN-14ko is a Periodic Nuclear Transient in ESO 253-G003, by Anna Payne, Benjamin Shappee, Jason Hinkle, et al.: PatternRecognition ASASSN14ko AGN TDE TidalDisruption BlackHole ActiveGalaxy NASA Swift ...
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Jan 17Jan 17

Posted by alexanderrogge
"Magnetic reconnection as a mechanism for energy extraction from rotating black holes” by Luca Comisso and Felipe A. Asenjo, 13 January 2021: BlackHole GeneralRelativity EnergyExtraction MagneticReconnection Astronomy
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Dec 25, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by guru
My wife’s leaving me because she thinks I’m obsessed with astronomy. What planet is she on?
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Dec 21, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by StraightNews
At 18:20 UTC tonight Jupiter and Saturn will line up within 0.1 degrees of each other. The last great conjunction was in 1623, however tonight's will be easily visible by the naked eye which last occurred in 1226.
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Politics, Law & Policy
Sep 17, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by ajhilder
Starts at 7:27 Life on Venus: Special Report on America Free Radio with Brooks Agnew 16 Sept, 2020 Everything we ever knew about Venus is about to change. In a paper published in the journal Nature Astronomy Sept. 14, a group of ...
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Sep 11, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by Miner
White people are amazing. We developed the 5 greatest ideas in science 1. The Atomic Structure of Matter (Physics) 2. The Periodic Law (Chemistry), 3. The Big Bang theory (Astronomy), 4. The Plate Tectonics Theory (Geology), 5. DNA and Genetics ...
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Science & Tech
Jul 23, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by kresica
As I have it, this year we had eight comets in fly-by as well as quite a few meteor-showers; and there's still 5 months to go - we could be witnessing a record year in that manner. Throughout July, Comet NEOWISE has been visible to those in the ...
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Jul 17, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by TheFireRises
1446 ---------------- July 17, 2015 Location: Columbus,OH Victim(s): Tim Bowls (survived), Jill (survived) Attacker(s): Michael Antonio Long,Clement Dwight Cooper Description: Long and Cooper were burglarizing the home, when Tim ...
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May 7, 2020May 2020

Posted by kresica
Astronomers have discovered a black hole just 1000 light-years from Earth - closer to our Solar System than any found to date. It forms part of a triple system located in the constellation of Telescopium and can be viewed without binoculars or a ...
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General & Hellos
Sep 13, 2019Sep 2019

Posted by kresica
LINKAstronomy photographs of 2019.
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General & Hellos
Apr 2, 2019Apr 2019

Posted by KyleRiebe
Cosmology, field of study that brings together the natural sciences, particularly astronomy and physics, in a joint effort to understand the physical universe as a unified whole.
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Mar 31, 2019Mar 2019

Posted by LisaMac
The only thing that is going to shut up the Schiffs, Nadlers, and other assorted bozos, is declassification.
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