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Bay Weekly
A Changing of the GuardAs dusk gives way to darkness around 6:30, the sky comes alive with the constel
A Changing of the Guard
Bay Weekly / Posted an hour ago
As dusk gives way to darkness around 6:30, the sky comes alive with the constellations of winter and some of the brightest stars in the sky. High in the south stands Orion, facing west toward the bull Taurus. Behind the hunter come his hounds, Canis... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Did Nissan do enough to keep the Sentra's competitive edge?In late 2014, when Nissan (NSANY) launched a design reformation in its U.S. lin
Did Nissan do enough to keep the Sentra's competitive edge?
TheStreet.com / Posted 5 hours ago
In late 2014, when Nissan (NSANY) launched a design reformation in its U.S. lineup, its smaller sedans suddenly started looking out of date. The Altima got a mid-cycle refresh in November 2015, and in January 2016 the Sentra received an equivalent... Read more
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York Daily Record
Astronomical Society public starwatchWHAT: The York County Astronomical Society (YCAS) is offering a free public obs
Astronomical Society public starwatch
York Daily Record / Posted 6 hours ago
WHAT: The York County Astronomical Society (YCAS) is offering a free public observing starwatch. WHEN: 8 to 10 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 20. WHERE: The YCAS observatory at John C. Rudy County Park, 400 Mundis Race Road. DETAILS: Expand your mind by... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Hundreds of galaxies found behind the Milky WayAn annotated animation showing the location of the newly discovered galaxies hi
Hundreds of galaxies found behind the Milky Way
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 7 hours ago
An annotated animation showing the location of the newly discovered galaxies hidden by the Milky Way. By using CSIRO's Parkes, Australia radio telescope to detect radio waves hundreds of new galaxies have been found. This animation has been created... Read more
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Daily Star
Boffins shed new light on mysterious ninth planetMIND-BLOWING: Space enthusiasts have been wowed by the study Boffins say the m
Boffins shed new light on mysterious ninth planet
Daily Star / Posted 7 hours ago
MIND-BLOWING: Space enthusiasts have been wowed by the study Boffins say the mysterious planet’s gravitational pull has left odd circles around the Sun. The circles — called Kuiper Belt Objects — are on an egg-shaped orbit and, experts claim, they... Read more
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redOrbit
Astronomers have discovered hundreds of hidden galaxies behind the Milky WayFebruary 9, 2016 by Chuck Bednar Hundreds of hidden galaxies located extremel
Astronomers have discovered hundreds of hidden galaxies behind the Milky Way
redOrbit / Posted 8 hours ago
February 9, 2016 by Chuck Bednar Hundreds of hidden galaxies located extremely close to the Milky Way, but long obscured by our galaxy itself, have been observed for the... Read more
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York Daily Record
Researchers spot hundreds of galaxies hidden behind Milky WayThe Milky Way has been obstructing quite the view. A team of researchers recen
Researchers spot hundreds of galaxies hidden behind Milky Way
York Daily Record / Posted 8 hours ago
The Milky Way has been obstructing quite the view. A team of researchers recently used a radio telescope to peek through the stars and dust of the Milky Way and catch a glimpse of hundreds of galaxies in a previously “unexplored region of... Read more
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International Business Times
Nasa's new space tourism posters offer futuristic travel to Mars, Jupiter and Titan Nasa's Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) in California has released a series of s
Nasa's new space tourism posters offer futuristic travel to Mars, Jupiter and Titan
International Business Times / Posted 9 hours ago
Nasa's Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) in California has released a series of space tourism posters that offer travel to destinations in the outer space. There are posters promoting travel to planets in the solar system like Mars, Jupiter and Venus... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Researchers spot hundreds of galaxies behind Milky WayA team of researchers recently used a radio telescope to peek through the stars
Researchers spot hundreds of galaxies behind Milky Way
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 9 hours ago
A team of researchers recently used a radio telescope to peek through the stars and dust of the Milky Way and catch a glimpse of hundreds of galaxies in a previously “unexplored region of space.” The team found 883 galaxies using the Australia-based... Read more
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The Verge
Einstein’s theory about gravitational waves could be confirmed tomorrowScientists are going to make a big announcement tomorrow that may confirm Einst
Einstein’s theory about gravitational waves could be confirmed tomorrow
The Verge / Posted 9 hours ago
Scientists are going to make a big announcement tomorrow that may confirm Einstein's last unproven theory. Many in the scientific community think that scientists at the Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory, or LIGO, collaboration are... Read more
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Business Insider
We've found evidence the Milky Way is one of hundreds of galaxies being sucked in by a mysterious force called the 'Great Attractor'And it took the CSIRO’s Parkes telescope to see them. The force was first reve
We've found evidence the Milky Way is one of hundreds of galaxies being sucked in by a mysterious force called the 'Great Attractor'
Business Insider / Posted 10 hours ago
And it took the CSIRO’s Parkes telescope to see them. The force was first revealed back in the ’70s, when it was discovered the Milky Way was one of hundreds of galaxies deviating from the “universe is expanding” model. But a new receiver on the... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Researchers spot hundreds of galaxies hidden behind Milky WayThe Milky Way has been obstructing quite the view. A team of researchers recen
Researchers spot hundreds of galaxies hidden behind Milky Way
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 10 hours ago
The Milky Way has been obstructing quite the view. A team of researchers recently used a radio telescope to peek through the stars and dust of the Milky Way and catch a glimpse of hundreds of galaxies in a previously “unexplored region of... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Researchers spot hundreds of galaxies hidden behind Milky WayThe Milky Way has been obstructing quite the view. A team of researchers recen
Researchers spot hundreds of galaxies hidden behind Milky Way
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 10 hours ago
The Milky Way has been obstructing quite the view. A team of researchers recently used a radio telescope to peek through the stars and dust of the Milky Way and catch a glimpse of hundreds of galaxies in a previously “unexplored region of... Read more
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USA Today
Researchers spot hundreds of galaxies hidden behind Milky WayThe Milky Way has been obstructing quite the view. A team of researchers recen
Researchers spot hundreds of galaxies hidden behind Milky Way
USA Today / Posted 10 hours ago
The Milky Way has been obstructing quite the view. A team of researchers recently used a radio telescope to peek through the stars and dust of the Milky Way and catch a glimpse of hundreds of galaxies in a previously “unexplored region of... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Researchers spot hundreds of galaxies hidden behind Milky WayThe Milky Way has been obstructing quite the view. A team of researchers recen
Researchers spot hundreds of galaxies hidden behind Milky Way
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 10 hours ago
The Milky Way has been obstructing quite the view. A team of researchers recently used a radio telescope to peek through the stars and dust of the Milky Way and catch a glimpse of hundreds of galaxies in a previously “unexplored region of... Read more
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First Coast News
Researchers spot hundreds of galaxies hidden behind Milky WayThe Milky Way has been obstructing quite the view. A team of researchers recen
Researchers spot hundreds of galaxies hidden behind Milky Way
First Coast News / Posted 10 hours ago
The Milky Way has been obstructing quite the view. A team of researchers recently used a radio telescope to peek through the stars and dust of the Milky Way and catch a glimpse of hundreds of galaxies in a previously “unexplored region of... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Researchers spot hundreds of galaxies hidden behind Milky WayThe Milky Way has been obstructing quite the view. A team of researchers recen
Researchers spot hundreds of galaxies hidden behind Milky Way
KTVB Boise / Posted 10 hours ago
The Milky Way has been obstructing quite the view. A team of researchers recently used a radio telescope to peek through the stars and dust of the Milky Way and catch a glimpse of hundreds of galaxies in a previously “unexplored region of... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Researchers spot hundreds of galaxies hidden behind Milky WayThe Milky Way has been obstructing quite the view. A team of researchers recen
Researchers spot hundreds of galaxies hidden behind Milky Way
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 10 hours ago
The Milky Way has been obstructing quite the view. A team of researchers recently used a radio telescope to peek through the stars and dust of the Milky Way and catch a glimpse of hundreds of galaxies in a previously “unexplored region of... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Researchers spot hundreds of galaxies hidden behind Milky WayThe Milky Way has been obstructing quite the view. A team of researchers recen
Researchers spot hundreds of galaxies hidden behind Milky Way
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 11 hours ago
The Milky Way has been obstructing quite the view. A team of researchers recently used a radio telescope to peek through the stars and dust of the Milky Way and catch a glimpse of hundreds of galaxies in a previously “unexplored region of... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Researchers spot hundreds of galaxies hidden behind Milky WayThe Milky Way has been obstructing quite the view. A team of researchers recen
Researchers spot hundreds of galaxies hidden behind Milky Way
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 11 hours ago
The Milky Way has been obstructing quite the view. A team of researchers recently used a radio telescope to peek through the stars and dust of the Milky Way and catch a glimpse of hundreds of galaxies in a previously “unexplored region of... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Researchers spot hundreds of galaxies hidden behind Milky WayThe Milky Way has been obstructing quite the view. A team of researchers recen
Researchers spot hundreds of galaxies hidden behind Milky Way
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 11 hours ago
The Milky Way has been obstructing quite the view. A team of researchers recently used a radio telescope to peek through the stars and dust of the Milky Way and catch a glimpse of hundreds of galaxies in a previously “unexplored region of... Read more
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News.com.au
Is E=MC2 the answer to everything?Portrait of a genius ... German-born American physicist Albert Einstein. Pictur
Is E=MC2 the answer to everything?
News.com.au / Posted 11 hours ago
Portrait of a genius ... German-born American physicist Albert Einstein. Picture: Getty Images) IS E=MC2 really the answer to everything? It’s implications are exponential. But it works. A century after Albert Einstein produced his Theory of General... Read more
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PhysOrg
A star's moment in the spotlightA newly formed star lights up the surrounding cosmic clouds in this image from
A star's moment in the spotlight
PhysOrg / Posted 12 hours ago
A newly formed star lights up the surrounding cosmic clouds in this image from ESO's La Silla Observatory in Chile. Dust particles in the vast clouds that surround the star HD 97300 diffuse its light, like a car headlight in enveloping fog, and... Read more
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Pittsburgh City Paper
The LeavingHere is the house erupting from my chest. I’ve crossed an ocean and taken it
The Leaving
Pittsburgh City Paper / Posted 13 hours ago
Here is the house erupting from my chest. I’ve crossed an ocean and taken it with me. Here is the eye blinking like a broken porch light. as it passes through empty rooms? A woman’s voice now gone. Here is the pictureless frame hung from my... Read more
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New Kerala
Hidden galaxies discovered in our backyardWashington D.C, Feb 10 : A galactic hide and seek game has come to an end with
Hidden galaxies discovered in our backyard
New Kerala / Posted 13 hours ago
Washington D.C, Feb 10 : A galactic hide and seek game has come to an end with a team of astronomers discovering hundreds of hidden galaxies behind our own galaxy, the Milky Way. Using CSIRO's Parkes radio telescope equipped with an innovative... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Cleaning out my son's room -- and a lifetime of memoriesWhen my son left for college, I warned him I would be cleaning out his bedroom
Cleaning out my son's room -- and a lifetime of memories
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 17 hours ago
When my son left for college, I warned him I would be cleaning out his bedroom – a room I had boycotted for years because it was so gross. Over the years, my pleas and threats for my son to clean his room never worked. Once he started high school, I... Read more
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New Kerala
Scientists discover hidden galaxies behind Milky WaySydney, Feb 10 : A team of international scientists has discovered hundreds of
Scientists discover hidden galaxies behind Milky Way
New Kerala / Posted 18 hours ago
Sydney, Feb 10 : A team of international scientists has discovered hundreds of hidden galaxies hidden from view until now by our own galaxy, the Milky Way, some 250 million light years away from the Earth. The discovery may help explain the... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Hawaii lawmakers review drone regulation billsWith drone use taking off in Hawaii, lawmakers are reviewing several bills invo
Hawaii lawmakers review drone regulation bills
Hawaii News Now / Posted 19 hours ago
With drone use taking off in Hawaii, lawmakers are reviewing several bills involving the popular gadgets. State Sen. Clarence Nishihara introduced Senate Bill 2095 which would require all unmanned aerial vehicle operators to have liability... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
A TRIUMF for art and science at the home of particle and nuclear physicsArt is colliding with science inside Canada’s home for particle and nuclear phy
A TRIUMF for art and science at the home of particle and nuclear physics
The Globe and Mail / Posted 21 hours ago
Art is colliding with science inside Canada’s home for particle and nuclear physics. The artist-in-residence program at TRIUMF in Vancouver is bridging the divide between the two disciplines, allowing artists to interpret science, while bringing... Read more
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The Register
Australian astroboffins reveal hundreds of hidden galaxiesData collected by Australia's Parkes radio telescope from as far back as 1997 h
Australian astroboffins reveal hundreds of hidden galaxies
The Register / Posted 22 hours ago
Data collected by Australia's Parkes radio telescope from as far back as 1997 has led astronomers to declare they've discovered hundreds of galaxies hidden from telescopes by the Milky Way. The result is exciting for astro-boffins, because the mass... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
What dying really feels likeFor some, their near death experience was blissful, for others they felt sad an
What dying really feels like
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
For some, their near death experience was blissful, for others they felt sad and scared. Photo / iStock Despite numerous theories and religious beliefs, what really happens after death is one of life's great mysteries. But people may feel that much... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
SA scientists in hidden galaxies discoveryThe study involved other researchers from Australia, the US and the Netherlands
SA scientists in hidden galaxies discovery
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted yesterday
The study involved other researchers from Australia, the US and the Netherlands. Professor Renée C Kraan-Korte-weg, chairman of astronomy at the University of Cape Town, and Dr Anja Schröder, who is working with the SA Astronomical Observatory, are... Read more
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Daily Mail
Obama wants to give Nasa $19 billion for the 2017Obama wants to give Nasa $19 billion for 2017, but funding for world's biggest
Obama wants to give Nasa $19 billion for the 2017
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
Obama wants to give Nasa $19 billion for 2017, but funding for world's biggest rocket that could take man to Mars gets slashed SLS is allotted $1.3 billion, much lower than the $2 billion in 2016 Overall, the budget proposal is around $300 million... Read more
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News.com.au
The mysterious dark force pulling our galaxy inwardHidden cluster of galaxies beyond the Milky Way1:33 Dubbed the 'Great Attracto
The mysterious dark force pulling our galaxy inward
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
Hidden cluster of galaxies beyond the Milky Way1:33 Dubbed the 'Great Attractor', the CSIRO has now built up an image of 883 galaxies hidden on the opposite side of our Milky Way from Earth. Something, on the other side of our galaxy, is pulling... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
A dark force is dragging our galaxy inCSIRO Parkes telescope observatory discovers hidden galaxies | DailyTelegraph
A dark force is dragging our galaxy in
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
CSIRO Parkes telescope observatory discovers hidden galaxies | DailyTelegraph SearchUse keywords to search content on this website SearchUse keywords to search content on this website This pack of galaxies has been spotted by astronomers using... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Machine Understanding as the future of ComputingWednesday, 10 February 2016, 9:32 amPress Release: Multicore WorldWellington to
Machine Understanding as the future of Computing
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
Wednesday, 10 February 2016, 9:32 amPress Release: Multicore WorldWellington to Host International Conference on Advanced Computing technologies.A number... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Jimmy Westlake: Behold the Dog StarJimmy Westlake/courtesy The Dog Star, Sirius, and its little Pup companion wer
Jimmy Westlake: Behold the Dog Star
Craig Daily Press / Posted yesterday
Jimmy Westlake/courtesy The Dog Star, Sirius, and its little Pup companion were captured together in this 2007 image taken through the historic 60-inch Hale telescope at Mt. Wilson Observatory near Pasadena, California. The Pup, also known as Sirius... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Astronomers discover nearly a thousand hidden galaxies behind the Milky WayHundreds of galaxies have been discovered hiding behind the glowing disk of the
Astronomers discover nearly a thousand hidden galaxies behind the Milky Way
Brisbane Times / Posted yesterday
Hundreds of galaxies have been discovered hiding behind the glowing disk of the Milky Way. This photo was taken at Catherine Hill Bay. Photo: Karl Lindsay You would think it was pretty hard to hide a galaxy containing tens of billions of stars – but... Read more
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WA Today
Astronomers discover nearly a thousand hidden galaxies behind the Milky WayHundreds of galaxies have been discovered hiding behind the glowing disk of the
Astronomers discover nearly a thousand hidden galaxies behind the Milky Way
WA Today / Posted yesterday
Hundreds of galaxies have been discovered hiding behind the glowing disk of the Milky Way. This photo was taken at Catherine Hill Bay. Photo: Karl Lindsay You would think it was pretty hard to hide a galaxy containing tens of billions of stars – but... Read more
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The Age
Astronomers discover nearly a thousand hidden galaxies behind the Milky WayHundreds of galaxies have been discovered hiding behind the glowing disk of the
Astronomers discover nearly a thousand hidden galaxies behind the Milky Way
The Age / Posted yesterday
Hundreds of galaxies have been discovered hiding behind the glowing disk of the Milky Way. This photo was taken at Catherine Hill Bay. Photo: Karl Lindsay You would think it was pretty hard to hide a galaxy containing tens of billions of stars – but... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Astronomers discover nearly a thousand hidden galaxies behind the Milky WayHundreds of galaxies have been discovered hiding behind the glowing disk of the
Astronomers discover nearly a thousand hidden galaxies behind the Milky Way
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
Hundreds of galaxies have been discovered hiding behind the glowing disk of the Milky Way. This photo was taken at Catherine Hill Bay. Photo: Karl Lindsay You would think it was pretty hard to hide a galaxy containing tens of billions of stars – but... Read more
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Canberra Times
Astronomers discover nearly a thousand hidden galaxies behind the Milky WayHundreds of galaxies have been discovered hiding behind the glowing disk of the
Astronomers discover nearly a thousand hidden galaxies behind the Milky Way
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
Hundreds of galaxies have been discovered hiding behind the glowing disk of the Milky Way. This photo was taken at Catherine Hill Bay. Photo: Karl Lindsay You would think it was pretty hard to hide a galaxy containing tens of billions of stars – but... Read more
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Science Daily
Scientists discover hidden galaxies behind the Milky WayDespite being just 250 million light years from Earth--very close in astronomic
Scientists discover hidden galaxies behind the Milky Way
Science Daily / Posted yesterday
Despite being just 250 million light years from Earth--very close in astronomical terms--the new galaxies had been hidden from view until now by our own galaxy, the Milky Way. Using CSIRO's Parkes radio telescope equipped with an innovative... Read more
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PhysOrg
Scientists discover hidden galaxies behind the Milky WayAn annotated artist's impression showing radio waves traveling from the new gal
Scientists discover hidden galaxies behind the Milky Way
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
An annotated artist's impression showing radio waves traveling from the new galaxies, then passing through the Milky Way and arriving at the Parkes radio telescope on Earth (not to scale). Credit: ICRAR Hundreds of hidden nearby galaxies have been... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Hundreds of galaxies discovered hidden behind the Milky Way Photo: An artist's impression of the galaxies found in the Zone of Avoidance
Hundreds of galaxies discovered hidden behind the Milky Way
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
Photo: An artist's impression of the galaxies found in the Zone of Avoidance behind the Milky Way. This scene has been created using the actual positional data of the new galaxies and... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
SA astronomers help discover hidden galaxies behind Milky WayThe study involved researchers from Australia‚ South Africa‚ the USA and the Ne
SA astronomers help discover hidden galaxies behind Milky Way
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted yesterday
The study involved researchers from Australia‚ South Africa‚ the USA and the Netherlands. Professor Renée C Kraan-Korteweg‚ Chair of Astronomy at the University of Cape Town‚ and her close collaborator‚ Dr Anja Schröder‚ who is working with the... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
President Obama proposes $19 billion for NASA in fiscal 2017WASHINGTON – NASA would get $19 billion in the fiscal year that begins Oct. 1 u
President Obama proposes $19 billion for NASA in fiscal 2017
WLBZ Bangor / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON – NASA would get $19 billion in the fiscal year that begins Oct. 1 under the proposed budget that President Obama sent to Congress on Tuesday. That represents a slight decrease from the $19.3 billion NASA received in the current fiscal... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
President Obama proposes $19 billion for NASA in fiscal 2017WASHINGTON – NASA would get $19 billion in the fiscal year that begins Oct. 1 u
President Obama proposes $19 billion for NASA in fiscal 2017
WKYC Cleveland / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON – NASA would get $19 billion in the fiscal year that begins Oct. 1 under the proposed budget that President Obama sent to Congress on Tuesday. That represents a slight decrease from the $19.3 billion NASA received in the current fiscal... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
President Obama proposes $19 billion for NASA in fiscal 2017WASHINGTON – NASA would get $19 billion in the fiscal year that begins Oct. 1 u
President Obama proposes $19 billion for NASA in fiscal 2017
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON – NASA would get $19 billion in the fiscal year that begins Oct. 1 under the proposed budget that President Obama sent to Congress on Tuesday. That represents a slight decrease from the $19.3 billion NASA received in the current fiscal... Read more
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First Coast News
President Obama proposes $19 billion for NASA in fiscal 2017WASHINGTON – NASA would get $19 billion in the fiscal year that begins Oct. 1 u
President Obama proposes $19 billion for NASA in fiscal 2017
First Coast News / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON – NASA would get $19 billion in the fiscal year that begins Oct. 1 under the proposed budget that President Obama sent to Congress on Tuesday. That represents a slight decrease from the $19.3 billion NASA received in the current fiscal... Read more
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