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A New Neutron Star Merger Is Caught on X-Ray Camera
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, space )

- 2 days ago -
A group of astronomers has found a new way to detect merging neutron stars through the X-rays they give off. Their observation of a merging pair also matches predictions for the birth of a magnetar,
New Research Indicates That NASAâEUR(TM)s Pathfinder Landing Site On Mars May Have Once Been An Ancient Sea
Science & Tech  (tags: water, study, space, nasa, discovery, astronomy )

- 38 days ago -
A new study has suggested that the landing site for the NASA Pathfinder mission in 1997 was most likely an ancient Martian seabed produced by a large marine spillover.
Astronomers Have Detected Over 300,000 New Galaxies In A Small Section Of The Northern Sky
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, discovery, space )

- 60 days ago -
Using the LOFAR telescope network, astronomers believe they have found up to 325,694 hidden galaxies in the northern sky.
See It! Photos of 2019's Biggest Supermoon
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, space, supermoon )

- 63 days ago -
A selection of photos of the February 18 and 19 full moon - biggest and brightest supermoon of 2019 - from the EarthSky Community.
Listen Up: Get Gravitational-Wave Alerts
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, space, Gravitational-waves )

- 65 days ago -
The Laser Interferometer Gravitational-wave Observatory (LIGO) will soon begin a new round of listening for massive mergers. Now you can find out about the discoveries as they happen.
5 Things About Radiation Donuts, in 2 Minutes
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, space, Van Allen Belts )

- 66 days ago -
Did you know that our planet has radiation donuts? These giant, donut-shaped clouds of radiation are called the Van Allen Belts.
Astronomy Picture of the Day
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, space, Thor's Helmet, nasa, cosmos )

- 67 days ago -
Each day a different image or photograph of our fascinating universe is featured, along with a brief explanation written by a professional astronomer. NGC 2359 is a helmet-shaped cosmic cloud with wing-like appendages popularly called Thor's Helmet.
Watch for Venus and Saturn This Weekend
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, space, planets, Venus, Saturn )

- 67 days ago -
Around mid-February 2019, get up before sunrise to view the dazzling planet Venus and much fainter planet Saturn near each other in the east before sunup.
Heart Nebula
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, space, heart-shaped nebulla )

- 68 days ago -
For Valentine s Day 2019, here s the Heart Nebula.
Stargazing Destinations: Oregon
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, space, star gazing, night sky )

- 72 days ago -
Here s the 2nd video in the Chasing Darkness series, a stargazing destination guide. This episode: Skies over Oregon s Cascade Mountains and Alvord Desert. [video]
Our Milky Way Is Warped
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, space, Milky Way, study )

- 72 days ago -
A team of astronomers has produced a 3D map of our galaxy, the 1st accurate one, they say. It reveals our galaxy s true shape as warped and twisted.
Venus, Jupiter Align With Moon In Oklahoma Sky
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, space )

- 81 days ago -
The weather was perfect Thursday morning for an interesting sight in the Oklahoma sky.
Apollo Astronauts Might Have Found a Piece of Earth on the Moon
Science & Tech  (tags: space, nasa, astronomy )

- 85 days ago -
A 4 billion-year-old rock found on the moon may have originally come from our planet, and could be one of the oldest Earth rocks ever seen
Maybe You Really Can Use Black Holes to Travel the Universe - The Crux
Science & Tech  (tags: astronomy, space, travel )

- 87 days ago -
After the movie 'Interstellar' came out, a physicist studied whether you could pass through a black hole unharmed. For some black holes, it might work.

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