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10.09.15
I found a secondhand telescope, now what?
10.09.15

I found a secondhand telescope, now what?

How my fascination with astronomy began with a chance encounter during a burrito run.

By A. Tarantola,   10.09.15
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10.02.15
The dark side of Rosetta's comet is icier than expected
10.02.15

The dark side of Rosetta's comet is icier than expected

What lies just beneath the surface of the comet? Um, just ice, actually.

By S. Dent,   10.02.15
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09.30.15
NASA's trippy Ceres map shows what the dwarf planet is made of
09.30.15

NASA's trippy Ceres map shows what the dwarf planet is made of

Who said that dwarf planets had to look dull? NASA certainly didn't.

By J. Fingas,   09.30.15
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07.30.15
NASA space telescope discovers Earth's closest rocky neighbor
07.30.15

NASA space telescope discovers Earth's closest rocky neighbor

NASA's Spitzer telescope confirmed the discovery of HD 219134b just 21 light-years away

By A. Tarantola,   07.30.15
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06.26.15
NASA's under-ice rover takes fish pics in warm waters
06.26.15

NASA's under-ice rover takes fish pics in warm waters

NASA has started testing its new Buoyant Rover for Under-Ice Exploration (BRUIE) prototype, and as...

By M. Moon,   06.26.15
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06.08.15
NASA shows what it would be like to fly over Ceres
06.08.15

NASA shows what it would be like to fly over Ceres

Humans might not fly over the dwarf planet Ceres any time soon, but that doesn't mean you have to...

By J. Fingas,   06.08.15
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05.12.15
Jupiter's moon Europa might be coated in irradiated sea salt
05.12.15

Jupiter's moon Europa might be coated in irradiated sea salt

Astronomers have spent more than a decade trying to identify the dark substance erupting from geol...

By A. Tarantola,   05.12.15
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05.06.15
NASA tech helps find Nepal earthquake survivors
05.06.15

NASA tech helps find Nepal earthquake survivors

A new search-and-rescue tech by NASA JPL and Homeland Security found living survivors buried under...

By M. Moon,   05.06.15
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