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DW
8 facts about the tiny planet Mercury and its rare transit across the sun |on the surface of the sun. The last such "May transit" took place 13 years ago.
8 facts about the tiny planet Mercury and its rare transit across the sun |
DW / Posted 27 minutes ago
on the surface of the sun. The last such "May transit" took place 13 years ago. Other transits occur in November. Solar eclipse glasses are not enough! First of all a warning: As with solar eclipses, you should never look directly at the sun... Read more
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The Mercury News
Mercury Transit: Where to see planetary event in the Bay Areathe West Coast, the event won't be visible until about an hour after sunrise, a
Mercury Transit: Where to see planetary event in the Bay Area
The Mercury News / Posted 29 minutes ago
the West Coast, the event won't be visible until about an hour after sunrise, and it will end by about 11:30 a.m. Forget eclipse glasses. At barely 3,000 miles across, Mercury would be too small to spot. You'll need a telescope equipped with... Read more
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Christian Today
Where is God in the Canadian wildfire? How not to talk about God and suffering100,000 people have been displaced, unsure if they have a home to return to. Th
Where is God in the Canadian wildfire? How not to talk about God and suffering
Christian Today / Posted 51 minutes ago
100,000 people have been displaced, unsure if they have a home to return to. There is a human face to suffering - don't eclipse it with theological arguments. When Jesus met Mary and Martha - sisters of the then-four-days-dead Lazarus - he did... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Get ready for rare space transit which sees Mercury pass in front of the Sunhoping to get a good look at the rare occurrence will need to be careful so the
Get ready for rare space transit which sees Mercury pass in front of the Sun
Irish Examiner / Posted 2 hours ago
hoping to get a good look at the rare occurrence will need to be careful so there’s no damage to their eyes. Forget eclipse glasses as they won’t offer the magnification needed. Mercury, the solar system’s smallest innermost planet, measures... Read more
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CBC.ca
How to catch a rare view of Mercury crossing the sunequipped with protective solar filters. While transits of Venus are visible wi
How to catch a rare view of Mercury crossing the sun
CBC.ca / Posted 2 hours ago
equipped with protective solar filters. While transits of Venus are visible with ordinary protective solar-filter eclipse glasses, Mercury is so small that you'll need some magnification, Attwood and Delaney predict. If you can't make it... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Jockey Mario Gutierrez never stopped believing he'd return to Kentucky Derbyforward Gustav Nyquist. But Reddam arrived at I'll Have Another because of his
Jockey Mario Gutierrez never stopped believing he'd return to Kentucky Derby
Brandon Sun / Posted 2 hours ago
forward Gustav Nyquist. But Reddam arrived at I'll Have Another because of his love of cookies. Nyquist earned the '15 Eclipse award for champion two-year-old in the U.S., and clinched his Derby spot by winning last month's Florida Derby at... Read more
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CBS Sports
Ezekiel Elliott's over/under for rushing yards in 2016 is absurdly lowyards next year? Yes, please. (USATSI) The lesson there? If you have a team co
Ezekiel Elliott's over/under for rushing yards in 2016 is absurdly low
CBS Sports / Posted 2 hours ago
yards next year? Yes, please. (USATSI) The lesson there? If you have a team committed to running the ball, you can easily eclipse such a low hurdle. Much trickier to figure out? The over/under for Derrick Henry at 600 yards. The Alabama product... Read more
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International Business Times
Canelo Alvarez vs Amir Khan: WBC middleweight showdown is a win-win situation for British challenger a typically routine points victory over Andre Berto. However, he recently postu
Canelo Alvarez vs Amir Khan: WBC middleweight showdown is a win-win situation for British challenger
International Business Times / Posted 3 hours ago
a typically routine points victory over Andre Berto. However, he recently postulated that he might consider returning to eclipse Rocky Marciano's long-standing 50-0 record for a nine-figure sum. He also hinted that any comeback bout would likely... Read more
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give me sport
Gareth Bale is starting to become a key player at the Santiago Bernabeufor granted that Ronaldo is Real's sole nominee for the annual Ballon d'Or. The
Gareth Bale is starting to become a key player at the Santiago Bernabeu
give me sport / Posted 3 hours ago
for granted that Ronaldo is Real's sole nominee for the annual Ballon d'Or. The Portuguese frontman's stats continue to eclipse that of any other player in the team, especially his 16 goals in Europe, equaling his own record. However, with... Read more
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The News & Observer
Mercury a black speck as it makes rare transit of sun MondayAfrica will have to call it quits early when the sun goes down. Australia will
Mercury a black speck as it makes rare transit of sun Monday
The News & Observer / Posted 4 hours ago
Africa will have to call it quits early when the sun goes down. Australia will have to sit this one out altogether. Forget eclipse glasses. At barely 3,000 miles across, Mercury would be too small to spot. You'll need binoculars or telescopes... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Kendal astronomical society offers opportunity to see Mercury transit The Sunsafely. Due to the small size of the silhouette of Mercury against the sun, gla
Kendal astronomical society offers opportunity to see Mercury transit The Sun
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 7 hours ago
safely. Due to the small size of the silhouette of Mercury against the sun, glasses such as the ones used to view lunar eclipses are not sufficient. MORE TOP STORIES: Mr Atkinson added that, unlike a solar eclipse, or a transit of Venus, the... Read more
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The Border Mail
Minister intervenes to protect 'Little Audrey' Skipping GirlMinister Richard Wynne. A proposed block of 100 apartments is planned for next
Minister intervenes to protect 'Little Audrey' Skipping Girl
The Border Mail / Posted 8 hours ago
Minister Richard Wynne. A proposed block of 100 apartments is planned for next door and there are concerns it will eclipse the heritage-listed sign, nicknamed "Little Audrey" by locals. The minister has written to the planning tribunal... Read more
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Evening Standard
Triggs Hodge wants to finish in style at Rio“I’ll miss them but the moment I’ll cherish the most is coming back with memori
Triggs Hodge wants to finish in style at Rio
Evening Standard / Posted 8 hours ago
“I’ll miss them but the moment I’ll cherish the most is coming back with memories encapsulated in that medal,” he concludes. “It finally feels real away from the circus.” Should that medal be gold, it will surely eclipse anything achieved previous... Read more
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The Courier
Minister intervenes to protect 'Little Audrey' Skipping GirlMinister Richard Wynne. A proposed block of 100 apartments is planned for next
Minister intervenes to protect 'Little Audrey' Skipping Girl
The Courier / Posted 8 hours ago
Minister Richard Wynne. A proposed block of 100 apartments is planned for next door and there are concerns it will eclipse the heritage-listed sign, nicknamed "Little Audrey" by locals. The minister has written to the planning tribunal... Read more
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The Age
Minister intervenes to protect 'Little Audrey' Skipping GirlMinister Richard Wynne. A proposed block of 100 apartments is planned for next
Minister intervenes to protect 'Little Audrey' Skipping Girl
The Age / Posted 9 hours ago
Minister Richard Wynne. A proposed block of 100 apartments is planned for next door and there are concerns it will eclipse the heritage-listed sign, nicknamed "Little Audrey" by locals. The minister has written to the planning tribunal... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Mercury a black speck as it makes rare transit of sun MondayAfrica will have to call it quits early when the sun goes down. Australia will
Mercury a black speck as it makes rare transit of sun Monday
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 10 hours ago
Africa will have to call it quits early when the sun goes down. Australia will have to sit this one out altogether. Forget eclipse glasses. At barely 3,000 miles across, Mercury would be too small to spot. You’ll need binoculars or telescopes... Read more
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iol.co.za
Sibanye CEO bullish on platinumbetween the two main mining unions has complicated labour relations, referring
Sibanye CEO bullish on platinum
iol.co.za / Posted 12 hours ago
between the two main mining unions has complicated labour relations, referring to an often violent turf war as the AMCU, the second-biggest union in the gold sector, seeks to eclipse the National Union of Mineworkers as it has done in... Read more
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TribLIVE
Mercury a black speck as it makes rare transitAfrica will have to call it quits early when the sun goes down. Australia will
Mercury a black speck as it makes rare transit
TribLIVE / Posted 13 hours ago
Africa will have to call it quits early when the sun goes down. Australia will have to sit this one out altogether. Forget eclipse glasses. At barely 3,000 miles across, Mercury would be too small to spot. You'll need binoculars or telescopes... Read more
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Computer Technology Review
WWPI – Covering the best in IT since 1980 » Blog Archive » Red Hat offers Software Collections 2.2 Beta, Developer Toolset 4.1 in beta versionsDeveloper Toolset 4.1 Beta include versions of the GNU Compiler Collection (GCC
WWPI – Covering the best in IT since 1980 » Blog Archive » Red Hat offers Software Collections 2.2 Beta, Developer Toolset 4.1 in beta versions
Computer Technology Review / Posted 15 hours ago
Developer Toolset 4.1 Beta include versions of the GNU Compiler Collection (GCC) 5.3; the GNU Project Debugger (GDB) 7.11; Eclipse 4.5.2; and a number of updates to toolchain components and performance tools, like Dynist (9.1) and SystemTap... Read more
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San Gabriel Valley Tribune
Wilson: Trainer Paddy Gallagher takes his Derby shot, despite no-win situationwho had half of his voice box removed. “It’s hard to train when you can’t yell
Wilson: Trainer Paddy Gallagher takes his Derby shot, despite no-win situation
San Gabriel Valley Tribune / Posted 15 hours ago
who had half of his voice box removed. “It’s hard to train when you can’t yell at the jockeys or your help.” • Three-time Eclipse Award winner Beholder is scheduled to make her 2016 debut Sunday in the $100,000 Grade III Adoration Stakes for... Read more
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Long Beach Press-Telegram
Wilson: Trainer Paddy Gallagher takes his Derby shot, despite no-win situationwho had half of his voice box removed. “It’s hard to train when you can’t yell
Wilson: Trainer Paddy Gallagher takes his Derby shot, despite no-win situation
Long Beach Press-Telegram / Posted 16 hours ago
who had half of his voice box removed. “It’s hard to train when you can’t yell at the jockeys or your help.” • Three-time Eclipse Award winner Beholder is scheduled to make her 2016 debut Sunday in the $100,000 Grade III Adoration Stakes for... Read more
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San Bernardino Sun
Wilson: Trainer Paddy Gallagher takes his Derby shot, despite no-win situationwho had half of his voice box removed. “It’s hard to train when you can’t yell
Wilson: Trainer Paddy Gallagher takes his Derby shot, despite no-win situation
San Bernardino Sun / Posted 16 hours ago
who had half of his voice box removed. “It’s hard to train when you can’t yell at the jockeys or your help.” • Three-time Eclipse Award winner Beholder is scheduled to make her 2016 debut Sunday in the $100,000 Grade III Adoration Stakes for... Read more
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Island Packet
Family mistakes sex toy for an angel, and admirers post pictures on social mediathe woman had been found “stranded and crying,” the BBC reported. Villagers fo
Family mistakes sex toy for an angel, and admirers post pictures on social media
Island Packet / Posted 16 hours ago
the woman had been found “stranded and crying,” the BBC reported. Villagers found the doll just days after a rare solar eclipse in March. The solar eclipse was viewed as a spiritual experience. Many people in the predominately Muslim country... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Wilson: Trainer Paddy Gallagher takes his Derby shot, despite no-win situationwho had half of his voice box removed. “It’s hard to train when you can’t yell
Wilson: Trainer Paddy Gallagher takes his Derby shot, despite no-win situation
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 16 hours ago
who had half of his voice box removed. “It’s hard to train when you can’t yell at the jockeys or your help.” • Three-time Eclipse Award winner Beholder is scheduled to make her 2016 debut Sunday in the $100,000 Grade III Adoration Stakes for... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
Wilson: Trainer Paddy Gallagher takes his Derby shot, despite no-win situationwho had half of his voice box removed. “It’s hard to train when you can’t yell
Wilson: Trainer Paddy Gallagher takes his Derby shot, despite no-win situation
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted 16 hours ago
who had half of his voice box removed. “It’s hard to train when you can’t yell at the jockeys or your help.” • Three-time Eclipse Award winner Beholder is scheduled to make her 2016 debut Sunday in the $100,000 Grade III Adoration Stakes for... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Four more gold on dominant Day 2 for Sarawakcontinued his fine form to break that record with the fastest time of 24.85sec
Four more gold on dominant Day 2 for Sarawak
The Borneo Post / Posted 17 hours ago
continued his fine form to break that record with the fastest time of 24.85sec in the heats. He went even faster to eclipse the record again with 24.27sec in the final. Kedah’s Muhd Aftar (27.59) and Johor’s Muhd Afif (25.13) were second... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
UniCarriers Americas Hires Christy Willis as Director of Human Resourcesexperience in human resources within the manufacturing industry. She previously
UniCarriers Americas Hires Christy Willis as Director of Human Resources
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 18 hours ago
experience in human resources within the manufacturing industry. She previously served as director of human resources for Eclipse, where she had global human resources responsibility. Prior to that position, Willis worked for a number of... Read more
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Canberra Times
Sky abuzz with meteors, super new moon and Mercury transitare in," Dr Duffy added. Although it will not be observable from Australia, Mo
Sky abuzz with meteors, super new moon and Mercury transit
Canberra Times / Posted 19 hours ago
are in," Dr Duffy added. Although it will not be observable from Australia, Monday's transit of Mercury will be like an eclipse. "This is because Mercury will be passing in front of the sun," Dr Duffy said. During peak times in the early... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Sky abuzz with meteors, super new moon and Mercury transitare in," Dr Duffy added. Although it will not be observable from Australia, Mo
Sky abuzz with meteors, super new moon and Mercury transit
Brisbane Times / Posted 19 hours ago
are in," Dr Duffy added. Although it will not be observable from Australia, Monday's transit of Mercury will be like an eclipse. "This is because Mercury will be passing in front of the sun," Dr Duffy said. During peak times in the early... Read more
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TribLIVE
Steelers reach deals with both 7th-round draft picksin the FBS to lead his team in tackles in every game in 2015, and he became jus
Steelers reach deals with both 7th-round draft picks
TribLIVE / Posted 19 hours ago
in the FBS to lead his team in tackles in every game in 2015, and he became just the seventh player in NCAA history to eclipse the 100-tackle plateau in four seasons. Neither signing will affect the current Steelers Rule of 51 salary cap... Read more
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WA Today
Sky abuzz with meteors, super new moon and Mercury transitare in," Dr Duffy added. Although it will not be observable from Australia, Mo
Sky abuzz with meteors, super new moon and Mercury transit
WA Today / Posted 19 hours ago
are in," Dr Duffy added. Although it will not be observable from Australia, Monday's transit of Mercury will be like an eclipse. "This is because Mercury will be passing in front of the sun," Dr Duffy said. During peak times in the early... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Sky abuzz with meteors, super new moon and Mercury transitare in," Dr Duffy added. Although it will not be observable from Australia, Mo
Sky abuzz with meteors, super new moon and Mercury transit
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 20 hours ago
are in," Dr Duffy added. Although it will not be observable from Australia, Monday's transit of Mercury will be like an eclipse. "This is because Mercury will be passing in front of the sun," Dr Duffy said. Mercury's next transit will take... Read more
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The Columbian
Mercury a black speck as it makes rare transit of sun MondayAfrica will have to call it quits early when the sun goes down. Australia will
Mercury a black speck as it makes rare transit of sun Monday
The Columbian / Posted 20 hours ago
Africa will have to call it quits early when the sun goes down. Australia will have to sit this one out altogether. Forget eclipse glasses. At barely 3,000 miles across, Mercury would be too small to spot. You’ll need binoculars or telescopes... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Friends, Romans, Louisvillians back Brody's Cause in Kentucky Derby 142know," Romans said. Romans has won the Preakness, Dubai World Cup and three Br
Friends, Romans, Louisvillians back Brody's Cause in Kentucky Derby 142
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 20 hours ago
know," Romans said. Romans has won the Preakness, Dubai World Cup and three Breeders' Cup races. In 2012 he awarded the Eclipse Award as the game's top trainer. Last August at Saratoga, he trained Keen Ice to a jarring upset over Triple Crown... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Mercury to make rare transit of of sun MondayAfrica will have to call it quits early when the sun goes down. Australia will
Mercury to make rare transit of of sun Monday
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 20 hours ago
Africa will have to call it quits early when the sun goes down. Australia will have to sit this one out altogether. Forget eclipse glasses. At barely 3,000 miles across, Mercury would be too small to spot. You'll need binoculars or telescopes... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
Mercury to make rare transit of of sun MondayAfrica will have to call it quits early when the sun goes down. Australia will
Mercury to make rare transit of of sun Monday
Chatham Daily News / Posted 20 hours ago
Africa will have to call it quits early when the sun goes down. Australia will have to sit this one out altogether. Forget eclipse glasses. At barely 3,000 miles across, Mercury would be too small to spot. You'll need binoculars or telescopes... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Mercury to make rare transit of of sun MondayAfrica will have to call it quits early when the sun goes down. Australia will
Mercury to make rare transit of of sun Monday
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 20 hours ago
Africa will have to call it quits early when the sun goes down. Australia will have to sit this one out altogether. Forget eclipse glasses. At barely 3,000 miles across, Mercury would be too small to spot. You'll need binoculars or telescopes... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Mercury to make rare transit of of sun MondayAfrica will have to call it quits early when the sun goes down. Australia will
Mercury to make rare transit of of sun Monday
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 21 hours ago
Africa will have to call it quits early when the sun goes down. Australia will have to sit this one out altogether. Forget eclipse glasses. At barely 3,000 miles across, Mercury would be too small to spot. You'll need binoculars or telescopes... Read more
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Pembroke Daily Observer
Mercury to make rare transit of of sun MondayAfrica will have to call it quits early when the sun goes down. Australia will
Mercury to make rare transit of of sun Monday
Pembroke Daily Observer / Posted 21 hours ago
Africa will have to call it quits early when the sun goes down. Australia will have to sit this one out altogether. Forget eclipse glasses. At barely 3,000 miles across, Mercury would be too small to spot. You'll need binoculars or telescopes... Read more
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The Sault Star
Mercury to make rare transit of of sun MondayAfrica will have to call it quits early when the sun goes down. Australia will
Mercury to make rare transit of of sun Monday
The Sault Star / Posted 21 hours ago
Africa will have to call it quits early when the sun goes down. Australia will have to sit this one out altogether. Forget eclipse glasses. At barely 3,000 miles across, Mercury would be too small to spot. You'll need binoculars or telescopes... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Mercury to make rare transit of of sun MondayAfrica will have to call it quits early when the sun goes down. Australia will
Mercury to make rare transit of of sun Monday
Northumberland Today / Posted 21 hours ago
Africa will have to call it quits early when the sun goes down. Australia will have to sit this one out altogether. Forget eclipse glasses. At barely 3,000 miles across, Mercury would be too small to spot. You'll need binoculars or telescopes... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Mercury to make rare transit of of sun MondayAfrica will have to call it quits early when the sun goes down. Australia will
Mercury to make rare transit of of sun Monday
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 21 hours ago
Africa will have to call it quits early when the sun goes down. Australia will have to sit this one out altogether. Forget eclipse glasses. At barely 3,000 miles across, Mercury would be too small to spot. You'll need binoculars or telescopes... Read more
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Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune
Mercury to make rare transit of of sun MondayAfrica will have to call it quits early when the sun goes down. Australia will
Mercury to make rare transit of of sun Monday
Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune / Posted 21 hours ago
Africa will have to call it quits early when the sun goes down. Australia will have to sit this one out altogether. Forget eclipse glasses. At barely 3,000 miles across, Mercury would be too small to spot. You'll need binoculars or telescopes... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Mercury to make rare transit of of sun MondayAfrica will have to call it quits early when the sun goes down. Australia will
Mercury to make rare transit of of sun Monday
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 21 hours ago
Africa will have to call it quits early when the sun goes down. Australia will have to sit this one out altogether. Forget eclipse glasses. At barely 3,000 miles across, Mercury would be too small to spot. You'll need binoculars or telescopes... Read more
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Fort McMurray Today
Mercury to make rare transit of of sun MondayAfrica will have to call it quits early when the sun goes down. Australia will
Mercury to make rare transit of of sun Monday
Fort McMurray Today / Posted 21 hours ago
Africa will have to call it quits early when the sun goes down. Australia will have to sit this one out altogether. Forget eclipse glasses. At barely 3,000 miles across, Mercury would be too small to spot. You'll need binoculars or telescopes... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
Mercury to make rare transit of of sun MondayAfrica will have to call it quits early when the sun goes down. Australia will
Mercury to make rare transit of of sun Monday
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 21 hours ago
Africa will have to call it quits early when the sun goes down. Australia will have to sit this one out altogether. Forget eclipse glasses. At barely 3,000 miles across, Mercury would be too small to spot. You'll need binoculars or telescopes... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Mercury to make rare transit of of sun MondayAfrica will have to call it quits early when the sun goes down. Australia will
Mercury to make rare transit of of sun Monday
Sarnia Observer / Posted 21 hours ago
Africa will have to call it quits early when the sun goes down. Australia will have to sit this one out altogether. Forget eclipse glasses. At barely 3,000 miles across, Mercury would be too small to spot. You'll need binoculars or telescopes... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Mercury to make rare transit of sun Monday, appearing as black speckAfrica will have to call it quits early when the sun goes down. Australia will
Mercury to make rare transit of sun Monday, appearing as black speck
Baltimore Sun / Posted 21 hours ago
Africa will have to call it quits early when the sun goes down. Australia will have to sit this one out altogether. Forget eclipse glasses. At barely 3,000 miles across, Mercury would be too small to spot. You'll need binoculars or telescopes... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Bay Utd coach 'not quitting'the province. Hastings says it frustrates the club as well that "the ill feeli
Bay Utd coach 'not quitting'
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 21 hours ago
the province. Hastings says it frustrates the club as well that "the ill feelings from the community towards Angell" eclipse all the accolades. "I can't speculate on why people do what they do but the club is 100 per cent behind him. "Of... Read more
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Woodstock Sentinel-Review
Mercury to make rare transit of of sun MondayAfrica will have to call it quits early when the sun goes down. Australia will
Mercury to make rare transit of of sun Monday
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted 21 hours ago
Africa will have to call it quits early when the sun goes down. Australia will have to sit this one out altogether. Forget eclipse glasses. At barely 3,000 miles across, Mercury would be too small to spot. You'll need binoculars or telescopes... Read more
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