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The Eagle Rises

Sun, 07/14/2019 - 21:22

Get out your


Magellanic Galaxy NGC 55

Sat, 07/13/2019 - 21:22

Irregular galaxy NGC 55 is thought to be similar to the Large Magellanic


The Ghost of Jupiter s Halo

Fri, 07/12/2019 - 21:21

The Ghost of Jupiter s Halo


4000 Exoplanets

Thu, 07/11/2019 - 21:20

Over 4000 planets are now known to exist outside our Solar System.


Birds During a Total Solar Eclipse

Wed, 07/10/2019 - 21:20

What do birds do during a total solar eclipse?


The Galactic Center in Radio from MeerKAT

Tue, 07/09/2019 - 21:07

What's happening at the center of our galaxy?


Crescent Saturn

Mon, 07/08/2019 - 21:06

Saturn never shows a crescent phase -- from Earth.


8 Minute and 30 Second Eclipse

Sun, 07/07/2019 - 21:04

The total phase of the


La Silla Eclipse Sequence

Sat, 07/06/2019 - 21:04

The road to the high mountaintop


In the Shadow of the Moon

Fri, 07/05/2019 - 21:02

On July 2 denizens of planet Earth could


Robotic Dragonfly Selected to Fly Across Titan

Thu, 07/04/2019 - 21:01

If you could fly across Titan, what would you see?


NGC 1566: The Spanish Dancer Spiral Galaxy

Wed, 07/03/2019 - 21:00

If not perfect, then this


The Big Corona

Tue, 07/02/2019 - 20:59

Most photographs don't adequately portray the magnificence of the


The Big Corona

Mon, 07/01/2019 - 20:58

Most photographs don't adequately portray the magnificence of the


Virtual Flight over Asteroid Vesta

Mon, 07/01/2019 - 20:58

What would it be like to fly over the asteroid Vesta?


M83: The Thousand Ruby Galaxy

Sun, 06/30/2019 - 20:58

Big, bright, and beautiful,


A Solstice Night in Paris

Sat, 06/29/2019 - 20:57

A Solstice Night in Paris


The Longer Days

Fri, 06/28/2019 - 20:57

The Longer Days


Noctilucent Clouds, Reflections, and Silhouettes

Thu, 06/27/2019 - 20:57

Sometimes it's night on the ground but day in the air.


25 Brightest Stars in the Night Sky

Wed, 06/26/2019 - 20:56

Do you know the names of some of the brightest stars?


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