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This stargazing device helps orient you in order to identify over 6,000 celestial objects in the sky.

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Oh My God!...particles from outer space!

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NASA is enlisting the public's help to sort through the images from their Stardust MIssion and to identify the interstellar particles embedded in the collector.

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Tapes of mankind's first lunar landing misplaced?

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New definition of 'planet' sets Pluto in a new scene.

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How shuttles launch into space.

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Most people wouldn’t guess that rocket scientists sometimes fail to catch silly mistakes, especially because it matters. But they do, and have lost machines that cost more than your average Hollywood blockbuster.

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Within the past decade, the notion of space tourism has gone from fantasy to reality, at least in a limited way.

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There are more than a dozen catalogued stars that make up Hydra the water serpent, but only two others, in addition to Alphard, have proper names: Minhar al Shuja ("the snake's nose") and Ukdah ("the knot").

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We Come From Stars! Nothing, aside from a few light elements, would exist without stars. Stars are giant element producing factories, and without them we couldn't exist.

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