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SDO | Solar Dynamics Observatory

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sdo.gsfc.nasa.gov - SDO captured a splendid example of expanding coronal loops seen in profile at the edge of the Sun (Oct. 14-15, 2014). The bright loops began to form and grow after a long-lasting M-class flare erup...

Niume | Circle: Cosmology

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niume.com - Cosmology Exit your mind from the life you live and take a trip to the everything, the immense creation that surrounds you from millions and millions of light-years distance. If our Sun was a grain...

Crystal Deception (English Edition) eBook: Doug J. Cooper: Amazon.fr: Boutique Kindle

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amazon.fr - Présentation de l'éditeur Criss lives in a special kind of prison. He can see and hear everything around the world. Yet a mesh restrains his reach and keeps him cooperative. His creator, Dr. Jessic...

APOD: 2010 August 13 - Arp 286: Trio in Virgo

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apod.nasa.gov - Explanation: A remarkable telescopic composition in yellow and blue, this scene features a trio of interacting galaxies almost 90 million light-years away, toward the constellation Virgo. On the le...

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esa.int - Spiral galaxies have a central bulge of stars surrounded by a disk that contains "arms" which form a spiral structure, serparated by lanes of dust. The classifications of spiral galaxies range from...

New Galactic Supercluster Map Shows Milky Way's 'Heavenly' Home

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space.com - A new cosmic map is giving scientists an unprecedented look at the boundaries for the giant supercluster that is home to Earth's own Milky Way galaxy and many others. Scientists even have a name fo...

APOD: 2013 December 3 - The Colorful Clouds of Rho Ophiuchi

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apod.nasa.gov - Explanation: The many spectacular colors of the Rho Ophiuchi (oh'-fee-yu-kee) clouds highlight the many processes that occur there. The blue regions shine primarily by reflected light. Blue light f...

4 things NASA can teach you about a good night's sleep - The Week

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theweek.com - They have to. Their bodies are cut off from many of the normal external cues that remind us what time it is. In orbit they can experience a dozen sunrises and sunsets a day which makes their circad...

A Stunning Photo of the Space Shuttle ‘Endeavour’ Approaching the International Space Station

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laughingsquid.com - The Expedition 22 crew on the International Space Station grabbed a stunning photo of the silhouette of the Space Shuttle Endeavour as the orbiter moved closer to the station in 2010.

APOD: 2011 February 19 - Spiral Galaxy NGC 2841 Close Up

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apod.nasa.gov - Explanation: A mere 46 million light-years distant, spiral galaxy NGC 2841 can be found in the northern constellation of Ursa Major. This sharp view of the gorgeous island universe shows off a stri...

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niume.com - We will detect Alien life within 20 years “I think in the next 20 years we will find out we are not alone in the universe,” announced NASA astronomer Kevin Hand, during a public talk in Washington ...

Best view yet of merging galaxies in distant universe -- ScienceDaily

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sciencedaily.com - To make this observation, the team also enlisted the help of a gravitational lens, a galaxy-size magnifying glass, to reveal otherwise invisible detail. These new studies of galaxy HATLAS J142935.3...

APOD: 2011 May 1 - Molecular Cloud Barnard 163

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apod.nasa.gov - Explanation: It may look to some like a duck, but it lays stars instead of eggs. In the center of the above image lies Barnard 163, a nebula of molecular gas and dust so thick that visible light ca...

APOD: 2007 July 16 - The Lagoon Nebula in Gas, Dust, and Stars

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apod.nasa.gov - Explanation: Stars are battling gas and dust in the Lagoon Nebula but the photographers are winning. Also known as M8, this photogenic nebula is visible even without binoculars towards the constell...

APOD: 2011 April 24 - The Cat's Eye Nebula from Hubble

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apod.nasa.gov - Explanation: Staring across interstellar space, the alluring Cat's Eye nebula lies three thousand light-years from Earth. A classic planetary nebula, the Cat's Eye (NGC 6543) represents a final, br...

New Insights on the Origin of the triple asteroid system (87) Sylvia

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seti.org - Combining observations from the world’s largest telescopes with those from smaller instruments used by amateur astronomers, a team of scientists has discovered that the large main-belt asteroid (87...

APOD: 2013 October 22 - A Massive Star in NGC 6357

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apod.nasa.gov - Explanation: For reasons unknown, NGC 6357 is forming some of the most massive stars ever discovered. One such massive star, near the center of NGC 6357, is framed above carving out its own interst...

APOD: 2010 August 19 - Pelican Nebula Close Up

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apod.nasa.gov - Explanation: The prominent ridge of emission featured in this vivid skyscape is designated IC 5067. Part of a larger emission nebula with a distinctive shape, popularly called The Pelican Nebula, t...

APOD: 2013 September 15 - M2 9: Wings of a Butterfly Nebula

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apod.nasa.gov - Explanation: Are stars better appreciated for their art after they die? Actually, stars usually create their most artistic displays as they die. In the case of low-mass stars like our Sun and M2-9 ...

Niume | Circle: QI Space - Science

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niume.com - A Quantum Leap through the Universe of Space, Time and Science, any Quite Interesting Space Science article, photos you would like to share, feel free - we would love to see them

NASA - Jabbah and Associates

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nasa.gov - No, it's not a gang of intergalactic mobsters from the famous Star Wars movies. Jabbah is the name of the bright star right of center, surrounded by a red colored dust cloud. The Arabic name means ...

APOD: 2008 August 19 - NGC 6960: The Witch's Broom Nebula

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apod.nasa.gov - Explanation: Ten thousand years ago, before the dawn of recorded human history, a new light must suddenly have appeared in the night sky and faded after a few weeks. Today we know this light was an...

Huge Solar Flare Erupts from Biggest Sunspot in 24 Years (Photos)

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space.com - The biggest sunspot on the face of the sun in more than two decades unleashed a major flare on Friday (Oct. 24), the fourth intense solar storm from the active star in less than a week. The solar f...

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niume.com - The 13 most important Numbers in the Universe Here is a list of a group of numbers that have some sort of cosmic relevance. These numbers play a defining role in explaining our existence, and defin...

APOD: 2013 October 20 - Three Galaxies and a Comet

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apod.nasa.gov - Explanation: Diffuse starlight and dark nebulae along the southern Milky Way arc over the horizon and sprawl diagonally through this gorgeous nightscape. The breath-taking mosaic spans a wide 100 d...

APOD: 2014 October 26 - Too Close to a Black Hole

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apod.nasa.gov - Explanation: What would you see if you went right up to a black hole? Featured is a computer generated image highlighting how strange things would look. The black hole has such strong gravity that ...

You Could Fit All the Planets Between the Earth and the Moon

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universetoday.com - I’d honestly never heard this stat before, and it’s pretty amazing how well they tightly fit together. But I thought it would be a good idea to doublecheck the math, just to be absolutely certain. ...

Orion's Dreamy Stars - NASA Spitzer Space Telescope

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spitzer.caltech.edu - A colony of hot, young stars is stirring up the cosmic scene in this new picture from NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope. The image shows the Orion nebula, a happening place where stars are born. The y...

NASA Recorded Sound In Space, And It's Absolutely Chilling

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canyouactually.com - You’ve probably heard that there’s no sound in space, but technically that’s not true. Sound does exist in the form of electromagnetic vibrations that pulsate in similar wavelengths. What NASA did ...

To Space and Back | Imax

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si.edu - Discover how space exploration is shaping your world... Space exploration is having a big impact on your life. Not only is it helping discover a universe of unimaginable scale and beauty, its reach...

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niume.com - Sugar Found In Space: A Sign of Life? Astronomers have made a sweet discovery: simple sugar molecules floating in the gas around a star some 400 light-years away, suggesting the possibility of life...

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niume.com - Active Galaxy Centaurus A Resembling looming rain clouds on a stormy day, dark lanes of dust crisscross the giant elliptical galaxy Centaurus A. Hubble's panchromatic vision, stretching from ultrav...

Olympus Mons, Mars | National Air and Space Museum

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airandspace.si.edu - The top of each large volcano has a caldera, formed by a collapse or series of collapses that occurred above magma chambers emptied by eruptions elsewhere on the volcano. The Olympus Mons summit di...

Astronomy Photo of the Day (APotD): 10/26/14 — NGC 4526

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fromquarkstoquasars.com - This stunning galaxy is NGC 4526 — a brilliant beacon of light illuminating an endless sea of darkness. It can be found approximately 53 million light-years away from Earth in the Virgo constellati...

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niume.com - NASA approves development of Spaceship to go to Mars After years of delay (primarily due to financial problems), NASA has finally approved the development of Space Ships that will take astronauts t...

Will Wormhole Travel Ever Be Possible?

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popsci.com - As a curious species, humans have long dreamed of traveling to the farthest depths of space. That's the major theme of the upcoming science fiction epic Interstellar, which will take Matthew McCona...

Game Of Thrones’ Star Appears In Sci-Fi Short About ESA’s Rosetta Mission

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penny4nasa.org - The European Space Agency has released a science fiction short film to promote its daring Rosetta mission and their plan to land a probe on a comet next month. The short film, called Ambition, was ...

Splashdown! SpaceX's Dragon Cargo Spaceship Returns to Earth

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space.com - A private SpaceX Dragon capsule dropped into the Pacific Ocean today (Oct. 25), returning almost 2 tons of cargo and science experiments to Earth from the International Space Station. The unmanned ...

Sun Unleashes Powerful X-Class Solar Flare (Video, Photos)

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space.com - A monster solar flare erupted early Sunday (Oct. 19) from a huge sunspot that may just be getting warmed up. The sun fired off an X-class solar flare — the most powerful type — that peaked at 1:01 ...

Could A Planet Be as Big as a Star?

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universetoday.com - How big do planets get? Can they get star sized? Everybody wants the biggest stuff. Soft drink sizes, SUV’s, baseball caps, hot dogs and truck nuts. Astronomers mostly measure stars in terms of mas...

A YouTube video shows the invisible spectrum of last week's solar eclipse. - Inside.com

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inside.com - Login A YouTube video shows the invisible spectrum of last week's solar eclipse. /space A YouTube video shows the invisible spectrum of last week's solar eclipse. The Hinode X-ray Telescope capture...

Historic Sounds Of NASA Available On SoundCloud - Space News - redOrbit

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redorbit.com - Eric Hopton for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online Some of the most iconic sounds ever heard have been posted online by NASA and are available for free download. These sounds range from the roar o...

Go For Launch!

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zarya.info - ASNARO (Advanced Satellite with New system Architecture for Observation) is a Japanese Earth observation satellite aimed at sun-synchronous orbit with Descending Node at 11:00 local time. It was cr...

What Mars Looked Like 4 Billion Years Ago - Snapzu.com

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snapzu.com - A new animation by NASA scientists illustrates what Mars may have looked like billions of years ago.

Too Close to a Black Hole

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interrete.org - What would you see if you went right up to a black hole? Featured is a computer generated image highlighting how strange things would look. The black hole has such strong gravity that light is noti...

Ring of stellar fire › News in Science (ABC Science)

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abc.net.au - Friday, 24 October 2014 StarStuff image of the week, by Stuart Gary ABC StarStuff photo of the week This is the barred ring galaxy NGC 1291 - as seen through the infrared eyes of NASA's Earth orbit...

The 7 Ships of the New Space Age - Popular Mechanics

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popularmechanics.com - Lynx Type: Self-launched space plane Who: XCOR Aerospace Launching: 2014 Destination: Suborbital The Odds: Good Space is defined by a somewhat arbitrary number—climb above an altitude of 62 miles, ...

Meteorite makes big crater in Nicaragua - CNN.com

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cnn.com - (CNN) -- A meteorite crashed down in Managua, Nicaragua, late Saturday night, causing a loud explosion and leaving a crater 39 feet (12 meters) across, government officials said, according to The A...

Space Junk Collision Avoided By NASA Suomi NPP Satellite - Space News - redOrbit

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redorbit.com - Brett Smith for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online As seen in the Academy Award-winning film Gravity, debris in orbit around Earth is a serious hazard for astronauts and spacecraft operating high ...

Surveyor Digitization Project Will Bring Thousands of Unseen Lunar Images to Light

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planetary.org - Topics: pics of Earth by planetary missions, NASA lunar missions before 2005, pretty pictures, explaining image processing It's hard to believe, but just three years before Neil Armstrong and Buzz ...