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Mashable
Stop describing a planet as 'Earth-like' unless it really islimitations preventing us from deeply examining the atmospheres of small exopla
Stop describing a planet as 'Earth-like' unless it really is
Mashable / Posted 5 hours ago
limitations preventing us from deeply examining the atmospheres of small exoplanets are changing, however. The Hubble Space Telescope was recently able to check out the atmospheres of two Earth-sized planets about 40 light-years from... Read more
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Chichester Observer
Fraser double makes it two wins in week for Rockscross on the right was just too much for Thomas Byrne. Then Figueira’s late sli
Fraser double makes it two wins in week for Rocks
Chichester Observer / Posted 5 hours ago
cross on the right was just too much for Thomas Byrne. Then Figueira’s late sliding challenge on Conor Hubble was punished with a yellow card. Keeper Giddens spotted Billy Granger off his line with a free-kick from the halfway... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Grainger County aims to slice through world cakewalk recordUnited Way on Saturday, August 27, 2016, in Bean Station, Tenn. (Shawn Millsaps
Grainger County aims to slice through world cakewalk record
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 7 hours ago
United Way on Saturday, August 27, 2016, in Bean Station, Tenn. (Shawn Millsaps/Special to News Sentinel) Ray and Audrey Hubble look to big on cakes during the world's largest cakewalk set by Grainger County and the United Way on Saturday, August... Read more
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ScienceBlogs
Ask Ethan: How Do We Know The Universe Is 13.8 Billion Years Old?deduce how old the Universe must be. The other is to understand stars, measure
Ask Ethan: How Do We Know The Universe Is 13.8 Billion Years Old?
ScienceBlogs / Posted yesterday
deduce how old the Universe must be. The other is to understand stars, measure them, and determine how old the oldest ones are. The most ancient globular clusters known contain stars up to 95% of the Universe’s age. Image credit: ESA/Hubble &... Read more
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Philly.com
How Villanova scientists scoped out 'new' planet for waterwater. The team calculated the amount of high-energy radiation that the planet
How Villanova scientists scoped out 'new' planet for water
Philly.com / Posted 2 days ago
water. The team calculated the amount of high-energy radiation that the planet currently receives, based on data from the Hubble Space Telescope, NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory, and a European satellite. But the amount of radiation emitted by a... Read more
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The Register
Go forth Spitzer! To infinity and....and finding light signals from the most distant galaxies. The farthest and old
Go forth Spitzer! To infinity and....
The Register / Posted 2 days ago
and finding light signals from the most distant galaxies. The farthest and oldest galaxy, GN-z11, was found by the Hubble Space Telescope and Spitzer in 2016. The bright young galaxy is about 13.4 million light years away, meaning the light... Read more
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PhysOrg
Spitzer Space Telescope begins 'Beyond' phasefor roughly 88 percent of the history of the universe. But now, thanks to colla
Spitzer Space Telescope begins 'Beyond' phase
PhysOrg / Posted 2 days ago
for roughly 88 percent of the history of the universe. But now, thanks to collaborations between Spitzer and NASA's Hubble Space Telescope, scientists can peer even further into the past. The farthest galaxy ever seen, GN-z11, was... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Trinity Church of England High School GCSE results 2016E Harvey-Chisholm 10(9); B Hassan 10(10); S Hayes 3; M Henry 10(8); A Heteckery
Trinity Church of England High School GCSE results 2016
Manchester Evening News / Posted 3 days ago
E Harvey-Chisholm 10(9); B Hassan 10(10); S Hayes 3; M Henry 10(8); A Heteckery 9(8); N Hosie 10(9); N Hossain 10(10); J Hubble 10(10); I Husbands 10(10); A Hussain 10(8); N Hussein 10(10); Z Hussein 10(4); J Hylton 10(5); K Ibrahim 4: M Ibrahim... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
GCSE Results - Queen Katherine School9; R Hewart 6; C Hewitt 9; C Hicks 10; M Higgins 6; F Hill 9; H Hine 9; K Hodgs
GCSE Results - Queen Katherine School
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
9; R Hewart 6; C Hewitt 9; C Hicks 10; M Higgins 6; F Hill 9; H Hine 9; K Hodgson 9; K Hogg 9; J Holden 9; D Hoyle 9; E Hubble 9; J Humble 9; L Huston 9; D Jackson 7; J Jackson 8; W Jackson 7; P Jameson 9; J Jardine 9; C Jarvis 9; L Jolley 8; D... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Brave new worldschanged the experience of time. Robots have trundled across the plains of Mars
Brave new worlds
Namibia Economist / Posted 3 days ago
changed the experience of time. Robots have trundled across the plains of Mars and swooped through the rings of Saturn. The Hubble space telescope has revealed that wherever you look, if you look hard enough you will find galaxies scattered like... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Wymondham plans to hold its first ever vintage day From left, Penny Hubble, Nicola Maunders, Suzanne Nuri, Leah Corley and Erica
Wymondham plans to hold its first ever vintage day
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 3 days ago
From left, Penny Hubble, Nicola Maunders, Suzanne Nuri, Leah Corley and Erica Simpson from Wymondham Town Team launch the poster for the first ever Wymondham Vintage Day. Picture: ASHLEY... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Breckenridge Has Strong Defense in 2016We just enjoy playing with each other, so hopefully that will show on the field
Breckenridge Has Strong Defense in 2016
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 3 days ago
We just enjoy playing with each other, so hopefully that will show on the field." Maximiliano Palacios said, "Coach Hubble has me, like, watching over everybody and making sure they're not playing around or goofing around and trying to get... Read more
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Daily Record
Earth-like planet found orbiting a neighbouring star - and it could harbour LIFEbe colonised by space travellers from Earth, assuming conditions on the surface
Earth-like planet found orbiting a neighbouring star - and it could harbour LIFE
Daily Record / Posted 3 days ago
be colonised by space travellers from Earth, assuming conditions on the surface are survivable. Proxima Centauri taken by Hubble One possible obstacle to life evolving and flourishing on the planet is the way it hugs its parent star. Proxima b... Read more
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Irish Examiner
The Chronicles Of Nadiya verdict: people are beyond happy that she is back on tellylove the name of the TV show too… But mostly they just ADORE her… I love the
The Chronicles Of Nadiya verdict: people are beyond happy that she is back on telly
Irish Examiner / Posted 3 days ago
love the name of the TV show too… But mostly they just ADORE her… I love the fact that someone so shy and Hubble had grown in confidence - so proud of #NadiyaHussain Watching the chronicles of nadiya, really glad it's not just my... Read more
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PhysOrg
Exoplanets 101: Looking for life beyond our Solar Systemimages of the stars Proxima Centauri (lower-right) and the double star Alpha Ce
Exoplanets 101: Looking for life beyond our Solar System
PhysOrg / Posted 3 days ago
images of the stars Proxima Centauri (lower-right) and the double star Alpha Centauri AB (lower-left) from the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope If these patterns are regular and cyclical, corresponding to a tiny wobble in the star, chances are... Read more
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PhysOrg
Can one cosmic enigma help solve another? Astrophysicists argue fast radio bursts could provide clues to dark matterdistorted background galaxies, makes for a spellbinding picture from the new Ad
Can one cosmic enigma help solve another? Astrophysicists argue fast radio bursts could provide clues to dark matter
PhysOrg / Posted 3 days ago
distorted background galaxies, makes for a spellbinding picture from the new Advanced Camera for Surveys aboard NASA's Hubble Space Telescope. To make this unprecedented image of the cosmos, Hubble peered straight through the center of one of... Read more
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Daily Mail
A 'second Earth' has been discoveredChile with images of the stars Proxima Centauri (lower-right) and the double st
A 'second Earth' has been discovered
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
Chile with images of the stars Proxima Centauri (lower-right) and the double star Alpha Centauri AB (lower-left) from the Hubble Space Telescope An artist's impression of the planet looking on to its pale sun. Water may be present over the... Read more
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ScienceBlogs
A Pale Red Dot: The Closest Exoplanetimages of the stars Proxima Centauri (lower-right) and the double star Alpha Ce
A Pale Red Dot: The Closest Exoplanet
ScienceBlogs / Posted 4 days ago
images of the stars Proxima Centauri (lower-right) and the double star Alpha Centauri AB (lower-left) from the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope. Proxima Centauri is the closest star to the Solar System and is orbited by the planet Proxima b,... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Planet discovered just four light years away could hold alien life, scientists saypossible exoplanet to us and may be the closest to support life outside the sol
Planet discovered just four light years away could hold alien life, scientists say
Irish Examiner / Posted 4 days ago
possible exoplanet to us and may be the closest to support life outside the solar system.” Proxima Centauri taken by Hubble Telescope (Nasa) Proxima Centauri is part of a triple system of stars in the constellation of Centaurus. It is the... Read more
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CBC.ca
Earth-like planet found orbiting the star next doorimages of the stars Proxima Centauri (lower-right) and the double star Alpha Ce
Earth-like planet found orbiting the star next door
CBC.ca / Posted 4 days ago
images of the stars Proxima Centauri (lower-right) and the double star Alpha Centauri AB (lower-left) from the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope. Proxima Centauri is the closest star to the Solar System and is orbited by the planet Proxima b,... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Scientists have discovered an Earth-like planet orbiting a nearby starin Denver from the distance of Berlin. Things get worse. Dim as it is, Proxima
Scientists have discovered an Earth-like planet orbiting a nearby star
Namibia Economist / Posted 4 days ago
in Denver from the distance of Berlin. Things get worse. Dim as it is, Proxima Centauri (pictured above, as seen by the Hubble space telescope) is still more than 10m times brighter than its planet is expected to be. It is as though one of those... Read more
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Reuters
Scientists find Earth-like planet circling sun's nearest neighborimages of the stars Proxima Centauri (lower-right) and the double star Alpha Ce
Scientists find Earth-like planet circling sun's nearest neighbor
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
images of the stars Proxima Centauri (lower-right) and the double star Alpha Centauri AB (lower-left) from the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope as seen in an undated image released by the European Southern Observatory August 24, 2016. Y.... Read more
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ExtremeTech
NASA has found the lost STEREO-B spacecraft after two yearsorder, but that might take awhile. NASA first needs to determine its rate of sp
NASA has found the lost STEREO-B spacecraft after two years
ExtremeTech / Posted 4 days ago
order, but that might take awhile. NASA first needs to determine its rate of spin, and for that it might need to turn to the Hubble telescope. The earliest that could happen in 2019. In the meantime, STEREO-A continues to work normally. Ta... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
NASA Finally Found A Spacecraft It Lost Almost 2 Years Agocraft isn't in the clear just yet. The recovery process could still take years.
NASA Finally Found A Spacecraft It Lost Almost 2 Years Ago
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 5 days ago
craft isn't in the clear just yet. The recovery process could still take years. Roughly three years from now, the scientists will actually be able to see STEREO-B through the Hubble space telescope. With that, they can check how fast it's spin... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
NASA Finally Found A Spacecraft It Lost Almost 2 Years Agocraft isn't in the clear just yet. The recovery process could still take years.
NASA Finally Found A Spacecraft It Lost Almost 2 Years Ago
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 5 days ago
craft isn't in the clear just yet. The recovery process could still take years. Roughly three years from now, the scientists will actually be able to see STEREO-B through the Hubble space telescope. With that, they can check how fast it's spin... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
NASA Finally Found A Spacecraft It Lost Almost 2 Years Agocraft isn't in the clear just yet. The recovery process could still take years.
NASA Finally Found A Spacecraft It Lost Almost 2 Years Ago
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 5 days ago
craft isn't in the clear just yet. The recovery process could still take years. Roughly three years from now, the scientists will actually be able to see STEREO-B through the Hubble space telescope. With that, they can check how fast it's spin... Read more
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KIVI Boise
NASA Finally Found A Spacecraft It Lost Almost 2 Years Agocraft isn't in the clear just yet. The recovery process could still take years.
NASA Finally Found A Spacecraft It Lost Almost 2 Years Ago
KIVI Boise / Posted 5 days ago
craft isn't in the clear just yet. The recovery process could still take years. Roughly three years from now, the scientists will actually be able to see STEREO-B through the Hubble space telescope. With that, they can check how fast it's spin... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
NASA Finally Found A Spacecraft It Lost Almost 2 Years Agocraft isn't in the clear just yet. The recovery process could still take years.
NASA Finally Found A Spacecraft It Lost Almost 2 Years Ago
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 5 days ago
craft isn't in the clear just yet. The recovery process could still take years. Roughly three years from now, the scientists will actually be able to see STEREO-B through the Hubble space telescope. With that, they can check how fast it's spin... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
NASA Finally Found A Spacecraft It Lost Almost 2 Years Agocraft isn't in the clear just yet. The recovery process could still take years.
NASA Finally Found A Spacecraft It Lost Almost 2 Years Ago
KGTV San Diego / Posted 5 days ago
craft isn't in the clear just yet. The recovery process could still take years. Roughly three years from now, the scientists will actually be able to see STEREO-B through the Hubble space telescope. With that, they can check how fast it's spin... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
NASA Finally Found A Spacecraft It Lost Almost 2 Years Agocraft isn't in the clear just yet. The recovery process could still take years.
NASA Finally Found A Spacecraft It Lost Almost 2 Years Ago
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 5 days ago
craft isn't in the clear just yet. The recovery process could still take years. Roughly three years from now, the scientists will actually be able to see STEREO-B through the Hubble space telescope. With that, they can check how fast it's spin... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Phase Two of Scott Boulevard construction reopensas weather is permitting. The completion of the second phase has residents who
Phase Two of Scott Boulevard construction reopens
KOMU Columbia / Posted 5 days ago
as weather is permitting. The completion of the second phase has residents who live along Vawter School road, like Landon Hubble, relieved. However, they are also ready for the project to be completed. "Once they have that completely open, the... Read more
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The Space Review
Through the looking glassAir and Space Museum. It took NASA many years to commit to a large astronomical
Through the looking glass
The Space Review / Posted 6 days ago
Air and Space Museum. It took NASA many years to commit to a large astronomical telescope, which eventually became the Hubble Space Telescope. But declassified MOL documents indicate that NASA did undertake more detailed studies of MOL optical... Read more
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PhysOrg
Iron found in fossils suggests supernova role in mass dyingof magnetite in two sediment cores drilled from the Pacific Ocean. The Crab Neb
Iron found in fossils suggests supernova role in mass dying
PhysOrg / Posted 6 days ago
of magnetite in two sediment cores drilled from the Pacific Ocean. The Crab Nebula, shown here in this image from NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope, is the expanding cloud of gas and dust left after a massive star exploded as a supernova in 1054.... Read more
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PhysOrg
Hubble Investigates Stellar ShrapnelCredit: ESA/Hubble & NASA, Y. Chu Several thousand years ago, a star some 160,0
Hubble Investigates Stellar Shrapnel
PhysOrg / Posted 6 days ago
Credit: ESA/Hubble & NASA, Y. Chu Several thousand years ago, a star some 160,000 light-years away from us exploded, scattering stellar shrapnel across the sky. The aftermath of this energetic detonation is shown here in this striking image from the... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
25 surprising celebrity factscheering up in the middle of the night. Comic actor Jack Black is the son of r
25 surprising celebrity facts
KTXS Abilene / Posted 6 days ago
cheering up in the middle of the night. Comic actor Jack Black is the son of rocket scientists. His mother worked on the Hubble telescope, and his father worked on "some stuff that I can't tell you about," as Black has joked in the past. "The... Read more
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KECI Missoula
25 surprising celebrity factscheering up in the middle of the night. Comic actor Jack Black is the son of r
25 surprising celebrity facts
KECI Missoula / Posted 6 days ago
cheering up in the middle of the night. Comic actor Jack Black is the son of rocket scientists. His mother worked on the Hubble telescope, and his father worked on "some stuff that I can't tell you about," as Black has joked in the past. "The... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
25 surprising celebrity factscheering up in the middle of the night. Comic actor Jack Black is the son of r
25 surprising celebrity facts
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 6 days ago
cheering up in the middle of the night. Comic actor Jack Black is the son of rocket scientists. His mother worked on the Hubble telescope, and his father worked on "some stuff that I can't tell you about," as Black has joked in the past. "The... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
25 surprising celebrity factscheering up in the middle of the night. Comic actor Jack Black is the son of r
25 surprising celebrity facts
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 6 days ago
cheering up in the middle of the night. Comic actor Jack Black is the son of rocket scientists. His mother worked on the Hubble telescope, and his father worked on "some stuff that I can't tell you about," as Black has joked in the past. "The... Read more
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ScienceBlogs
Comments of the Week #123: from expanding space to the age of the Universeis an a(t) time-dependence folded in, which is why all of these different dista
Comments of the Week #123: from expanding space to the age of the Universe
ScienceBlogs / Posted 6 days ago
is an a(t) time-dependence folded in, which is why all of these different distance measures depart from the naive Hubble estimate. But because luminosity, apparent size, comoving volume (affecting galaxy counts) and more evolve differently... Read more
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dna
dna Tech Reads: From HTC G9 Plus to Facebook's new teens-only app1. All metal HTC G9 Plus goes official; features 5.5-inch display, 16MP camera
dna Tech Reads: From HTC G9 Plus to Facebook's new teens-only app
dna / Posted 7 days ago
1. All metal HTC G9 Plus goes official; features 5.5-inch display, 16MP camera 2. NASA's Hubble Telescope captures "Stellar Shrapnel" 3. Mobile internet data pack validity extended to one year! 4. Twitter’s new tools makes it easier to filter out... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
6 images that show how violent and destructive the universe can beNASA, ESA, S. Baum and C. O'Dea (RIT), R. Perley and W. Cotton (NRAO/AUI/NSF),
6 images that show how violent and destructive the universe can be
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
NASA, ESA, S. Baum and C. O'Dea (RIT), R. Perley and W. Cotton (NRAO/AUI/NSF), and the Hubble Heritage Team (STScI/AURA) The universe can be a pretty violent place. Supermassive black holes spin through space, stretching any hopeless matter that... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
6 images that show how violent and destructive the universe can beNASA, ESA, S. Baum and C. O'Dea (RIT), R. Perley and W. Cotton (NRAO/AUI/NSF),
6 images that show how violent and destructive the universe can be
Stamford Advocate / Posted 8 days ago
NASA, ESA, S. Baum and C. O'Dea (RIT), R. Perley and W. Cotton (NRAO/AUI/NSF), and the Hubble Heritage Team (STScI/AURA) The universe can be a pretty violent place. Supermassive black holes spin through space, stretching any hopeless matter that... Read more
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Connecticut Post
6 images that show how violent and destructive the universe can beNASA, ESA, S. Baum and C. O'Dea (RIT), R. Perley and W. Cotton (NRAO/AUI/NSF),
6 images that show how violent and destructive the universe can be
Connecticut Post / Posted 8 days ago
NASA, ESA, S. Baum and C. O'Dea (RIT), R. Perley and W. Cotton (NRAO/AUI/NSF), and the Hubble Heritage Team (STScI/AURA) The universe can be a pretty violent place. Supermassive black holes spin through space, stretching any hopeless matter that... Read more
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guardian-series
Poor start to season continues for Walthamstow clubgoalscoring opportunity after a rash sortie out of his penalty box. Lodge reor
Poor start to season continues for Walthamstow club
guardian-series / Posted 8 days ago
goalscoring opportunity after a rash sortie out of his penalty box. Lodge reorganised well with centre midfielder Callum Hubble repelling all Hamlets could throw at him between the posts, whilst still remaining in the game themselves. And they... Read more
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dna
NASA's Hubble Telescope captures "Stellar Shrapnel"NASA’s Hubble Telescope has captured yet another dazzling photograph. This time
NASA's Hubble Telescope captures "Stellar Shrapnel"
dna / Posted 8 days ago
NASA’s Hubble Telescope has captured yet another dazzling photograph. This time, it's of scattered "stellar shrapnel" from a star that exploded 160,000 light-years away from Earth. The spectacular image comes courtesy of Hubble Space Telescope’s Wide... Read more
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CNET
Sense of the stars: New telescopes poised to unlock the universesquare feet), the GMT will open a new era of optical astronomy, able to capture
Sense of the stars: New telescopes poised to unlock the universe
CNET / Posted 10 days ago
square feet), the GMT will open a new era of optical astronomy, able to capture images 10 times sharper than those of the Hubble Space Telescope. It's the culmination of decades, if not centuries, of astronomical technology. The Giant Magellan... Read more
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Mashable
Life's building blocks mapped in nebula 1,400 light-years from EarthTo make the discovery, scientists used NASA's Stratospheric Observatory for Inf
Life's building blocks mapped in nebula 1,400 light-years from Earth
Mashable / Posted 11 days ago
To make the discovery, scientists used NASA's Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy, the Spitzer telescope, the Hubble Space Telescope and a telescope in Hawaii. Researchers have found PAHs — which can be released on Earth when cooking... Read more
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Asian journal
Rewriting your own storyHe was just as passionate about persecuting Christians before he was tapped fro
Rewriting your own story
Asian journal / Posted 11 days ago
He was just as passionate about persecuting Christians before he was tapped from above to do a complete conversion. Edwin Hubble, the great astronomer who lived in the nineteen twenties and for whom the Hubble Space Telescope (HST) is named for... Read more
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CNET
What life would be like on an Earth-like planet around Proxima Centauria better picture of whether there really is an Earth-like planet nearby. In add
What life would be like on an Earth-like planet around Proxima Centauri
CNET / Posted 11 days ago
a better picture of whether there really is an Earth-like planet nearby. In addition to the Pale Red Dot initiative, the Hubble Space Telescope and the Canadian MOST (Micro-variability & Oscillations of STars) observatory have been investigating... Read more
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redOrbit
Study finds how much of your tan comes from outside the galaxyto those of us innocently going about our business during the summer. The anal
Study finds how much of your tan comes from outside the galaxy
redOrbit / Posted 11 days ago
to those of us innocently going about our business during the summer. The analysis was conducted using the Spitzer and Hubble space telescopes along as well as other ground- and space-based NASA and ESA observatories, and was part of ICRAR’s... Read more
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