• Live Science | 4/21/2017 | Staff
    NEW YORK — Science superhero Bill Nye plans to save the world by cultivating a superpower that exists in everyone: critical thinking. "We want you to learn how to evaluate evidence," said Nye, host...
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  • | 4/21/2017 | Google+
    STANFORD, Calif. — A $100 million search for intelligent aliens has come up with some intriguing leads but has revealed no evidence of E.T. so far. Observations of nearly 700 stars by the Green Bank...
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  • | 4/21/2017 | Staff
    This entrancing image shows a few of the tenuous threads that comprise Sh2-308, a faint and wispy shell of gas located 5,200 light-years away in the constellation of Canis Major (The Great Dog).
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  • | 4/21/2017 | Deborah Byrd
    Deborah Byrd created the EarthSky radio series in 1991 and in 1994. Today, she serves as Editor-in-Chief of this website. She has won a galaxy of awards from the broadcasting and...
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  • Ancient Origins | 4/21/2017 | Staff
    A team of Italian researchers claim that they have discovered two relics belonging to Leonardo da Vinci, which could them help in tracing the DNA of the legendary polymath whose work epitomized the...
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  • | 4/21/2017 | Staff
    Thanks to social media and the power of citizen scientists chasing the northern lights, a new feature was discovered recently. Nobody knew what this strange ribbon of purple light was, so … it was...
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  • | 4/21/2017 | Deborah Byrd
    Artist’s concept of the Cassini spacecraft and Saturn’s large moon Titan. Image via NASA/JPL-Caltech. NASA’s Cassini spacecraft – which has been orbiting Saturn, weaving among its rings and moons...
    279 views reantes
  • | 4/21/2017 | Staff
    In just a few days, the Pilot astrophysics experiment will be launched under a stratospheric balloon from Alice Springs in central Australia. Its aim is to observe the polarized emission of dust...
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  • | 4/21/2017 | Deborah Byrd
    View larger to see the moon. | This view from NASA’s Cassini spacecraft shows planet Earth as a point of light between the icy rings of Saturn. The moon is there, too, to the left of Earth.
    604 views baileyboo
  • Popular Science | 4/21/2017 | Staff
    To assign tasks to each button you use the app's drag-and-drop interface. Each button can handle up to three different functions via a single press, a double press, or a long press.
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  • | 4/21/2017 | Deborah Byrd
    The star Spica is also called Alpha Virginis, because it is the brightest star in Virgo. Its color is distinctly blue-white, even to the eye. Photo via Fred Espenak.
    182 views Coraav

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