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Be Humbled By the 9 Most Breathtaking Photos of Saturn's Cassini Voyage - Good News Network
Science & Tech  (tags: space, nasa, astronomy )

Glenn
- 61 days ago - goodnewsnetwork.org
There is nothing more humbling than looking at breathtaking photos of a universe that mankind is only just starting to explore.
To Find Aliens, We Must Think Of Life As We Do Not Know It
Science & Tech  (tags: Astrophysics, astrophysicist, Skibba, San Diego, California, astronomy, discovery, humans, interesting, investigation, nasa, news, research, science, scientists, space, technology, world )

Fiona
- 63 days ago - aeon.co
Article by Ramin Skibba, Astrophysicist. "From blob-like jellyfish to rock-like lichens, our planet teems with such diversity of life that it is difficult to recognise some organisms as even being alive."
RIP Cassini: Historic Final Mission Ends With Plunge Into Saturn
Science & Tech  (tags: Cassini Spacecraft, Final Mission, Plunge Into Saturn, Saturn's moon, astronomy, discovery, nasa, news, science, scientists, space, world )

Fiona
- 66 days ago - space.com
NASA received its last data transmission from Cassini at 4:55:46 a.m. PDT (7:55:46 a.m. EDT, 1146 GMT) today (Sept. 15), before the probe as it hurtled into Saturn's atmosphere.
Cassini Grand Finale: Father And Son Researcher Will Say Good Bye Together
Science & Tech  (tags: Cassini Spacecraft, Grand Finale, 22 dives into Saturn's Rings, Saturn's Moons, astronomy, computer, humans, nasa, news, research, science, scientists, world )

Fiona
- 67 days ago - ibtimes.com
Early Friday morning, before the sun rises over Pasadena, Calif., hundreds of scientists and researchers will gather to say goodbye to Cassini. The unmanned spacecraft was launched nearly two decades ago. Video on site is magnificent.
Spaceman ....An Article About Becoming The Change 9/15/2017
Science & Tech  (tags: Mike Massimino, Space Walk, Astronaut, Cassini Spacecraft, astronomy, computer, discovery, interesting, nasa, space, world, science, scientists )

Fiona
- 67 days ago - dailygood.org
Since Cassini's Final Minute...according to my computer was three minutes ago, this is a most appropriate article based on a book by Mike Massimino about his first space walk. RIP Cassini, some great insights to be found with Massimino
We Are Dead Stars......The Truth About The Origin Of Humanity
Science & Tech  (tags: NASA, supernovae, dead stars, black holes, astronomy, discovery, energy, humans, interesting, nasa, news, research, science, scientists, world )

Fiona
- 67 days ago - aeon.co
NASA astronomer Michelle Thaller explains how every atom in the human body that is composed of anything more complex than hydrogen and helium atoms âEUR" can be traced back to the life cycle of a star. video on site
Cassini's Death Dive Will Protect The Possibly Life Sustaining Moons Of Saturn
Science & Tech  (tags: Cassini, Saturn's moon, Crash, suicide, astronomy, computer, nasa, technology, science, scientists )

Fiona
- 68 days ago - space.com
The upcoming suicide plunge of NASA's Cassini Saturn probe is an act of noble self-sacrifice. Cassini is running out of fuel, so the end of its historic mission was looming regardless. video and great info on site.
7th Monster Solar Flare In The First 7 Days Of The Current Solar Storm
Science & Tech  (tags: Solar Storm, Solar Flares, Solar System, astronomy, computer, discovery, energy, humans, interesting, investigation, nasa, news, science, space, technology )

Fiona
- 69 days ago - livescience.com
The sun fired off yet another powerful solar flare yesterday (Sept. 10), its seventh in seven days. The flare, which peaked at 12:06 EDT (1606 GMT), covered North and South America in high-energy light.
9/6/2017: September "Corn" Full Moon Swings By Neptune
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, Corn Moon, September Full Moon, 2017, history, humans, interesting, nasa, news, science, scientists, space, world )

Fiona
- 77 days ago - space.com
Look up in the early morning hours of Wednesday (Sept. 6) to see the Full Corn Moon glowing in the sky. The moon will appear to make a close swing by the distant planet Neptune.
Astronomers Detect Possible Signs of Alien Life
Science & Tech  (tags: nasa, astronomy, scientists, science, space, discovery )

Glenn
- 80 days ago - nydailynews.com
Have we found life on other planets at last?
Life's Building Blocks Found on Dwarf Planet Ceres!
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, discovery, environment, interesting, scientists, science, space, research )

Mitchell
- 83 days ago - space.com
Think "Martin and Rowan," and "Very interesting!"
International Space Station Photobombs Solar Eclipse (And Other Stunning NASA Pics)
Science & Tech  (tags: goodnews, space, nasa, astronomy )

Glenn
- 91 days ago - goodnewsnetwork.org
NASA posted some incredible photos of the great solar eclipse that tracked across America, including a shot of a spacecraft photobombing the eclipse.
Explosive Aurora: What Causes The Strobe Light Effect?
Science & Tech  (tags: Aurora borealis, Aurora Australis, astronomy, design, discovery, energy, environment, history, humans, interesting, investigation, nasa, news, research, science, scientists, space, study, world )

Fiona
- 95 days ago - livescience.com
A team from the University of Tokyo and Japan's Institute of Polar Research spent three years taking high-speed video of the aurora borealis. They were looking for pictures of "explosive auroras,"

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