Astronomy

Green Meteor over Southern California

Green Meteor in Southern California

The camera capture the meteor that was sparking a lot and had a green light to it, over Southern California.   Watch it at the video…

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By |Apr 28, 2016|Categories: Astronomy|Tags: , |

‘Light Echoes’ used to study Protoplanetary Disks

'Light Echoes' used to study Protoplanetary Disks

Astronomers used a method called “photo-reverberation,” also known as “light echoes,” to determine the distance from a star to the inner rim of its surrounding protoplanetary disk.

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By |Apr 27, 2016|Categories: Astronomy|

Hubble sees a Star ‘Inflating’ a Giant Bubble

Bubble Nebula, also known as NGC 7653

The impressive Bubble Nebula, also known as NGC 7653, taken by the Hubble Space Telescope, on February 25/26, 2016.   Watch the video…

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By |Apr 23, 2016|Categories: Astronomy|Tags: , , |

Impressive Visualization of the Universe

Impressive Visualization of the Universe

The cosmic web, the universe as a set of discrete galaxies held together by gravity, is deeply ingrained in cosmology.

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By |Apr 22, 2016|Categories: Astronomy|Tags: , , |

A Unique Red Rectangle

Star HD 44179 nebula

Hubble Space Telescope frames the unique star HD 44179, surrounded by an extraordinary structure known as the Red Rectangle.

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By |Apr 17, 2016|Categories: Astronomy|Tags: , , , |

Solar Eclipse Corona combined from Earth and Space

Solar Eclipse Corona combined from Earth and Space 1

A total solar eclipse that occurred last month as it appeared, nearly simultaneously, from both Earth and space.

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By |Apr 13, 2016|Categories: Astronomy|Tags: , , |

Planet 9- what we already know

Planet 9- what we already know

Planet 9 is four times bigger than Earth, with temperatures that dip to -226 degrees, has a 20,000-year orbit around the sun.

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By |Apr 8, 2016|Categories: Astronomy|Tags: , |

By reading this headline, you just traveled thousands of miles through space

 you just traveled thousands of miles through space

We’re all actually traveling thru space, all the time. Earth is a rotating planet, that orbits our sun, that moves around the Milky Way, that travels through the universeHow fast are we moving, exactly?

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By |Apr 7, 2016|Categories: Astronomy|Tags: , , |

A Supermassive Black Hole discovered

Supermassive Black Hole

This is a computer-simulated image of a just discovered supermassive black hole, weighing 17 billion suns!

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By |Apr 7, 2016|Categories: Astronomy|Tags: , , |

A laser cloaking device could hide our planet from Aliens

A laser cloaking device could hide our planet from Aliens 1

A laser cloaking device could hide our planet from extraterrestrial intelligence, that didn’t want to visit us in peace.

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By |Apr 5, 2016|Categories: Astronomy|Tags: , |
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