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The Alliance Review
Robots, race cars, weather: Girl Scouts offer new badgesthings and I like discovering things. Me and my brother -- well, I usually ask
The Alliance Review / Posted an hour ago
things and I like discovering things. Me and my brother -- well, I usually ask my brother if he wants to look through my telescope. Usually he says no," Cayla said as she recently demonstrated how to make a "robotic arm" out of sticks and... Read more
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The Examiner
NASA helps Independence teachers prep for Eclipse Dayastronomical phenomenon – we have to model it in the classroom. So for kids to
The Examiner / Posted 2 hours ago
astronomical phenomenon – we have to model it in the classroom. So for kids to be able to do that and not having to have a telescope to observe it, but just a pair of cheap eclipse viewing glasses, it’s a really great opportunity." The lessons... Read more
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Daily Echo
KT Tunstall to kick off star-studded Wickham Festival next weekwhich is heading for a 2017 sell out. Since rising to fame with her multi-plat
Daily Echo / Posted 3 hours ago
which is heading for a 2017 sell out. Since rising to fame with her multi-platinum debut album, 2004’s Eye to the Telescope, KT Tunstall has released four more studio albums. Each LP is followed by a three-year hiatus, but that doesn’t... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Can you use your smartphone to photograph the solar eclipse?Eclipse: During the partial phases, the cellphone won't do you any good unless
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 6 hours ago
Eclipse: During the partial phases, the cellphone won't do you any good unless you can put it up to somebody's telescope that has a solar filter on the telescope. But if you go under a shade tree, all the little patches of sunlight will... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Can you use your smartphone to photograph the solar eclipse?Eclipse: During the partial phases, the cellphone won't do you any good unless
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 6 hours ago
Eclipse: During the partial phases, the cellphone won't do you any good unless you can put it up to somebody's telescope that has a solar filter on the telescope. But if you go under a shade tree, all the little patches of sunlight will... Read more
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asianage
Astronomers stunned by star 'nursery' age findinto question the scientific consensus on how stars are formed. The European S
asianage / Posted 6 hours ago
into question the scientific consensus on how stars are formed. The European Southern Observatory's (ESO) Very Large Telescope in Chile spotted three distinct groups of baby stars in the Orion nebula -- the closest star "factory" to Earth, a... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Can you use your smartphone to photograph the solar eclipse?Eclipse: During the partial phases, the cellphone won't do you any good unless
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 6 hours ago
Eclipse: During the partial phases, the cellphone won't do you any good unless you can put it up to somebody's telescope that has a solar filter on the telescope. But if you go under a shade tree, all the little patches of sunlight will... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
Best places to watch the solar eclipse on Aug. 21on August 18, a five-night minimum stay is required. Amangani is offering cele
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 6 hours ago
on August 18, a five-night minimum stay is required. Amangani is offering celestial cocktails and a laser-guided and telescope tour of the sky, weather permitting. For the day of the eclipse, guests will be serenaded by classical musicians on... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Tips for photographing the solar eclipseEclipse: During the partial phases, the cellphone won't do you any good unless
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 6 hours ago
Eclipse: During the partial phases, the cellphone won't do you any good unless you can put it up to somebody's telescope that has a solar filter on the telescope. But if you go under a shade tree, all the little patches of sunlight will... Read more
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6h
NBC26 Green Bay
Can you use your smartphone to photograph the solar eclipse?Eclipse: During the partial phases, the cellphone won't do you any good unless
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 6 hours ago
Eclipse: During the partial phases, the cellphone won't do you any good unless you can put it up to somebody's telescope that has a solar filter on the telescope. But if you go under a shade tree, all the little patches of sunlight will... Read more
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6h
KIVI Boise
Can you use your smartphone to photograph the solar eclipse?Eclipse: During the partial phases, the cellphone won't do you any good unless
KIVI Boise / Posted 6 hours ago
Eclipse: During the partial phases, the cellphone won't do you any good unless you can put it up to somebody's telescope that has a solar filter on the telescope. But if you go under a shade tree, all the little patches of sunlight will... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
Can you use your smartphone to photograph the solar eclipse?Eclipse: During the partial phases, the cellphone won't do you any good unless
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 6 hours ago
Eclipse: During the partial phases, the cellphone won't do you any good unless you can put it up to somebody's telescope that has a solar filter on the telescope. But if you go under a shade tree, all the little patches of sunlight will... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Here's how you can photograph the coming solar eclipseEclipse: During the partial phases, the cellphone won't do you any good unless
WSMV Nashville / Posted 6 hours ago
Eclipse: During the partial phases, the cellphone won't do you any good unless you can put it up to somebody's telescope that has a solar filter on the telescope. But if you go under a shade tree, all the little patches of sunlight will... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Can you use your smartphone to photograph the solar eclipse?Eclipse: During the partial phases, the cellphone won't do you any good unless
KGTV San Diego / Posted 6 hours ago
Eclipse: During the partial phases, the cellphone won't do you any good unless you can put it up to somebody's telescope that has a solar filter on the telescope. But if you go under a shade tree, all the little patches of sunlight will... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Tips for photographing the solar eclipseEclipse: During the partial phases, the cellphone won't do you any good unless
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 6 hours ago
Eclipse: During the partial phases, the cellphone won't do you any good unless you can put it up to somebody's telescope that has a solar filter on the telescope. But if you go under a shade tree, all the little patches of sunlight will... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Tips for photographing the solar eclipseEclipse: During the partial phases, the cellphone won’t do you any good unless
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 7 hours ago
Eclipse: During the partial phases, the cellphone won’t do you any good unless you can put it up to somebody’s telescope that has a solar filter on the telescope. But if you go under a shade tree, all the little patches of sunlight will... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Tips for photographing the solar eclipseEclipse: During the partial phases, the cellphone won't do you any good unless
KTXS Abilene / Posted 7 hours ago
Eclipse: During the partial phases, the cellphone won't do you any good unless you can put it up to somebody's telescope that has a solar filter on the telescope. But if you go under a shade tree, all the little patches of sunlight will... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Here's how you can photograph the coming solar eclipseEclipse: During the partial phases, the cellphone won't do you any good unless
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 7 hours ago
Eclipse: During the partial phases, the cellphone won't do you any good unless you can put it up to somebody's telescope that has a solar filter on the telescope. But if you go under a shade tree, all the little patches of sunlight will... Read more
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7h
FOX Carolina
Here's how you can photograph the coming solar eclipseEclipse: During the partial phases, the cellphone won't do you any good unless
FOX Carolina / Posted 7 hours ago
Eclipse: During the partial phases, the cellphone won't do you any good unless you can put it up to somebody's telescope that has a solar filter on the telescope. But if you go under a shade tree, all the little patches of sunlight will... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Tips for photographing the solar eclipseEclipse: During the partial phases, the cellphone won't do you any good unless
KECI Missoula / Posted 7 hours ago
Eclipse: During the partial phases, the cellphone won't do you any good unless you can put it up to somebody's telescope that has a solar filter on the telescope. But if you go under a shade tree, all the little patches of sunlight will... Read more
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7h
FOX 12 Oregon
Here's how you can photograph the coming solar eclipseEclipse: During the partial phases, the cellphone won't do you any good unless
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 7 hours ago
Eclipse: During the partial phases, the cellphone won't do you any good unless you can put it up to somebody's telescope that has a solar filter on the telescope. But if you go under a shade tree, all the little patches of sunlight will... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Tips for photographing the solar eclipseEclipse: During the partial phases, the cellphone won't do you any good unless
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 7 hours ago
Eclipse: During the partial phases, the cellphone won't do you any good unless you can put it up to somebody's telescope that has a solar filter on the telescope. But if you go under a shade tree, all the little patches of sunlight will... Read more
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7h
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Here's how you can photograph the coming solar eclipseEclipse: During the partial phases, the cellphone won't do you any good unless
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 7 hours ago
Eclipse: During the partial phases, the cellphone won't do you any good unless you can put it up to somebody's telescope that has a solar filter on the telescope. But if you go under a shade tree, all the little patches of sunlight will... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Tips for photographing the solar eclipseEclipse: During the partial phases, the cellphone won't do you any good unless
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 7 hours ago
Eclipse: During the partial phases, the cellphone won't do you any good unless you can put it up to somebody's telescope that has a solar filter on the telescope. But if you go under a shade tree, all the little patches of sunlight will... Read more
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7h
FOX 5 Las Vegas
Here's how you can photograph the coming solar eclipseEclipse: During the partial phases, the cellphone won't do you any good unless
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 7 hours ago
Eclipse: During the partial phases, the cellphone won't do you any good unless you can put it up to somebody's telescope that has a solar filter on the telescope. But if you go under a shade tree, all the little patches of sunlight will... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Tips for photographing the solar eclipseEclipse: During the partial phases, the cellphone won't do you any good unless
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 7 hours ago
Eclipse: During the partial phases, the cellphone won't do you any good unless you can put it up to somebody's telescope that has a solar filter on the telescope. But if you go under a shade tree, all the little patches of sunlight will... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Tips for photographing the solar eclipseEclipse: During the partial phases, the cellphone won’t do you any good unless
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 7 hours ago
Eclipse: During the partial phases, the cellphone won’t do you any good unless you can put it up to somebody’s telescope that has a solar filter on the telescope. But if you go under a shade tree, all the little patches of sunlight will... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Tips for photographing the solar eclipseEclipse: During the partial phases, the cellphone won't do you any good unless
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 7 hours ago
Eclipse: During the partial phases, the cellphone won't do you any good unless you can put it up to somebody's telescope that has a solar filter on the telescope. But if you go under a shade tree, all the little patches of sunlight will... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Tips for photographing the solar eclipseEclipse: During the partial phases, the cellphone won't do you any good unless
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 7 hours ago
Eclipse: During the partial phases, the cellphone won't do you any good unless you can put it up to somebody's telescope that has a solar filter on the telescope. But if you go under a shade tree, all the little patches of sunlight will... Read more
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Boston Herald
A total solar eclipse is coming! Here’s how (and where) to watch itIn the stage of totality, where the moon completely covers the sun, it is compl
Boston Herald / Posted 7 hours ago
In the stage of totality, where the moon completely covers the sun, it is completely safe to look up. Binoculars and telescopes can also be used but are not necessary. If you choose to use a telescope, it is advised to use a low-powered... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Teachers, scientists prepare for total solar eclipseto protect your eyes when looking at the solar eclipse. You can use special gla
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 7 hours ago
to protect your eyes when looking at the solar eclipse. You can use special glasses, a pinhole viewer, sun spotter or a telescope that has a special filter. And you may want to get prepared now because a total solar eclipse doesn't happen very... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Telescope creates new vision for researchers | Irish Examiner The largest radio telescope in the world was turned on for
Irish Examiner / Posted 8 hours ago
| Irish Examiner The largest radio telescope in the world was turned on for the first time at Birr Castle, Co. Offaly yesterday. Students Oian MacMichael... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Astronomer to speak about eclipse on Monday at Libraryhas worked at the Chandra X-Ray Observatory with the Harvard-Smithsonian Center
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 8 hours ago
has worked at the Chandra X-Ray Observatory with the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics, in Cambridge, Mass. The telescope there is specially designed to detect X-ray emission from very hot regions of the universe such as exploded stars,... Read more
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Salon.com
How do you work out if a signal from space is a message from aliens? - Salon.comThis article was originally published on Astronomers working at the Arecibo ra
Salon.com / Posted 9 hours ago
This article was originally published on Astronomers working at the Arecibo radio telescope in Puerto Rico have detected a weird radio signal, spotted when pointing their telescope at the nearby star Ross 128. They’re not getting too excited about... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
President Trump Supports The Space Program In Weekly Addressof the universe. The year was 1995. Taxpayers were spending billions and billio
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 9 hours ago
of the universe. The year was 1995. Taxpayers were spending billions and billions of dollars on NASA's Hubble Space Telescope. The astronomer in charge had a novel idea. He wanted to use the expensive telescope in a totally unconventional... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Narrative paintings of the vast cosmosthought I needed to go deeper into space,” Norris said. “It’s kind of the deepe
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 9 hours ago
thought I needed to go deeper into space,” Norris said. “It’s kind of the deeper thrust of my work.” Using Hubble Telescope images and her own interpretation of imagery and ideas from scientific books, Norris’s departure into the cosmos... Read more
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Daily Mail
Phew! Scientists spot asteroid AFTER it flew past Earth3 days after its closest approach. A stock image is pictured Asteroid 2017 001
Daily Mail / Posted 9 hours ago
3 days after its closest approach. A stock image is pictured Asteroid 2017 001 was spotted on July 23 by the ATLAS-MLO telescope at Mauna Loa, Hawaii. It's estimated to be about 82 to 256 feet wide (25-78 meters), or roughly the size of a... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Kathryn Bigelow Turns the Hollywood Spotlight to 'Detroit' for Film's PremiereFerguson, Mo. that inspired her to tell this story. She recently told NPR, "I t
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 10 hours ago
Ferguson, Mo. that inspired her to tell this story. She recently told NPR, "I think predominantly it was an opportunity to telescope this giant canvas of the uprisings down to a particular crime event that first presented to me was right around the... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
'Holy moly!' Eclipse chaser goes to great heightswhen he was a little boy growing up in McKenzie, a rural town in western Tennes
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 10 hours ago
when he was a little boy growing up in McKenzie, a rural town in western Tennessee. Manner and his dad would take a small telescope out to the front yard after dinner and take turns staring at the moon for hours. His teachers encouraged the boy... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
TIMELINE: A look back at the TMT project — and what could happen nextmade her recommendation that the state Land Board reissue a permit to allow con
Hawaii News Now / Posted 11 hours ago
made her recommendation that the state Land Board reissue a permit to allow construction of the controversial Thirty Meter Telescope project on top of Mauna Kea. Contested case hearings officer Riki May Amano deliberated for six weeks before... Read more
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KFVE Honolulu
TIMELINE: A look back at the TMT project — and what could happen nextmade her recommendation that the state Land Board reissue a permit to allow con
KFVE Honolulu / Posted 11 hours ago
made her recommendation that the state Land Board reissue a permit to allow construction of the controversial Thirty Meter Telescope project on top of Mauna Kea. Contested case hearings officer Riki May Amano deliberated for six weeks before... Read more
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The Dalles Chronicle
Solar viewing, eclipse presentationsfrom 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Columbia Gorge Discovery Center, weather and clouds p
The Dalles Chronicle / Posted 12 hours ago
from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Columbia Gorge Discovery Center, weather and clouds permitting. Using special safely-filtered telescopes people can get an unbelievable view of the sun. (Never look directly at the sun — especially using a telescope —... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
'Holy moly!' Eclipse chaser goes to great heightswhen he was a little boy growing up in McKenzie, a rural town in western Tennes
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 12 hours ago
when he was a little boy growing up in McKenzie, a rural town in western Tennessee. Manner and his dad would take a small telescope out to the front yard after dinner and take turns staring at the moon for hours. His teachers encouraged the boy... Read more
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Char-Koosta News
View from the Librarythe sun? To safely view the sun you need Eclipse glasses or welder’s goggles ra
Char-Koosta News / Posted 12 hours ago
the sun? To safely view the sun you need Eclipse glasses or welder’s goggles rated 14 or higher, specially designed solar telescopes or solar binoculars, a telescope, camera or binoculars with approved solar filters or a pinhole projector. Eclipse... Read more
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heraldscotland
See the spectacular photos shortlisted for the Astronomy Photographer of the Year awardwhilst the smaller galaxies NGC 7335, NGC 7336, NGC 7337, NGC 7338 and NGC 7340
heraldscotland / Posted 13 hours ago
whilst the smaller galaxies NGC 7335, NGC 7336, NGC 7337, NGC 7338 and NGC 7340 drift above it. Solar trails above the telescope (Maciej Zapior/The National Maritime Museum) Where the photo was taken: Prague Description: Taken with a... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Astronomers stunned by star ‘nursery’ age findinto question the scientific consensus on how stars are formed. The European S
The Borneo Post / Posted 13 hours ago
into question the scientific consensus on how stars are formed. The European Southern Observatory’s (ESO) Very Large Telescope in Chile spotted three distinct groups of baby stars in the Orion nebula — the closest star “factory” to Earth, a... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Enjoy a night under the stars at the Veen Observatoryand is owned and operated by the Grand Rapids Amateur Astronomical Association.
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 14 hours ago
and is owned and operated by the Grand Rapids Amateur Astronomical Association. Members come out year round and use the telescopes, however it's open to the public twice a month through October of 2017. A Telescope Clinic will be held on... Read more
15h
CNET
Ethereal Orion Nebula wows with dazzling portraitEnlarge Image The Orion Nebula shines in this VLT Survey Telescope image. Jus
CNET / Posted 15 hours ago
Enlarge Image The Orion Nebula shines in this VLT Survey Telescope image. Just take a moment and look at this. The ghostly whorls and swirls of the Orion Nebula make it look like it's all one cohesive splash of beauty, but there's a lot going on... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
NASA delays satellite launch to replace damaged antennaalso looking into a potential, unrelated problem with ground equipment. This n
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 15 hours ago
also looking into a potential, unrelated problem with ground equipment. This newest TDRS-M is third generation. The longtime orbiting network links ground controllers with the International Space Station, Hubble Space Telescope and other spacecr... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
NASA delays satellite launch to replace damaged antennaalso looking into a potential, unrelated problem with ground equipment. This n
Stamford Advocate / Posted 15 hours ago
also looking into a potential, unrelated problem with ground equipment. This newest TDRS-M is third generation. The longtime orbiting network links ground controllers with the International Space Station, Hubble Space Telescope and other spacecr... Read more
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