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Who, What, Why: What Is An Equinox?
Offbeat  (tags: Earth, Sun, autumn, Northern hemisphere, spring, south., equinox )

Ray
- 242 days ago - bbc.co.uk
The equinox is being celebrated around the world - heralding autumn in the northern hemisphere and spring in the south. What is an equinox and how does it work, asks Justin Parkinson.
All the Other Things You Need to Know About the Celestial Spectacular That'Ll Turn Day Into Night This Morning
Offbeat  (tags: Solar, eclipse, century, UK, sun, earth, celestial )

Scooby
- 433 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
This morning at around 8.30am, the skies will start to go dark when the Moon moves between us and the Sun in the first solar eclipse of this century.
This Time-Lapse Proves That Cats Are Solar-Powered
Offbeat  (tags: cats, sun, video )

Jeri
- 457 days ago - io9.com
I think we all knew this, but watching it in time lapse form is pretty astonishing. Watch as a strip of sunlight moves across the floor during a day, and packs of cats move with it. It happens so slowly in real life, that at the end of the day,
North America Gears Up for Partial Eclipse
Offbeat  (tags: partial eclipse, moon, sun, USA )

Ray
- 580 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Skywatchers in North America will be treated to the fourth and final eclipse of the year on Thursday.The partial solar eclipse - which occurs when a new moon hides part of the Sun
19 Beautiful Photos of Sunrises & Sunsets to Celebrate Summer Solstice
Offbeat  (tags: environment, summer solstice, celebration, sun, pictures )

Cher
- 706 days ago - greenpeaceblogs.org
This weekend marks the summer solstice and the longest day of the year this Saturday, June 21st. This means our closest star, the sun, will reach its northern most point in the sky before moving south again.
First Ever Stereo Images of the Entire Sun
Offbeat  (tags: nasa, sun, stereo images, solar flares )

Judith
- 1902 days ago - nasa.gov
From NASA: I´s official. The sun is a sphere. Enjoy
8 Fantastic Images of Mars
Offbeat  (tags: mars, planets, space, photos, earth, sun )

Merissa
- 2053 days ago - mnn.com
Mars: It's so enigmatic, it deserves its own sentence fragment. The fourth planet from the sun, Mars is one of our closest neighbors yet it remains a mystery.
NASA - A Chameleon Sky
Offbeat  (tags: nasa, sky, nebula, star, sun, space )

Merissa
- 2089 days ago - nasa.gov
The sands of time are running out for the central star of this the Hourglass Nebula. With its nuclear fuel exhausted, this brief, spectacular, closing phase of a sun-like star's life occurs as its outer layers are ejected ............
   

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