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Starry Starry Skies.

March 21, 2014 – Starry Starry Skies: Astronomers have discovered two gas giant planets orbiting stars in the Beehive cluster, a collection of about 1,000 tightly packed stars. The planets are the first ever found around sun-like stars in a … Continue reading

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Earth Temperature Map

November 27, 2013 – Earth’s Temperature: A visualization of Earth’s temperature in which higher temps are shown by brighter shades of red. The bright yellow regions are the hottest of all. For example, close to the equator, northern Africa, northern … Continue reading

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Earth’s Core – The Enigma 1,800 Miles Below Us – NYTimes.com

August 11, 2013 – Journey to the Center of the Earth:  Geologists have long known that Earth’s core, some 1,800 miles beneath our feet, is a dense, chemically doped ball of iron roughly the size of Mars and every bit … Continue reading

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Space Images: Slideshow – NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory

June 9, 2013 – NASA Releases New Slideshow of Stunning Space Images:  Click the link below to start the show. The Master of Disaster Space Images: Slideshow – NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory.

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Brown Dwarfs, Strange New Objects of the Universe.

August 10, 2012 – Brown Dwarfs, Strange New Objects of the Universe: Brown dwarfs begin their lives like stars but they never accumulate enough mass to fuse atoms steadily at their cores and shine with bright starlight — as our … Continue reading

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NASA to Hold News Conference About Nustar Launch – NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory

May 25, 2012 – NASA to Launch Nuclear Spectroscopic Telescope Array (NuSTAR):  NuSTAR will observe some of the hottest, densest and most energetic objects in the universe, including black holes, their high-speed particle jets, ultra-dense neutron stars, supernova remnants and … Continue reading

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