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The problem of investigating life on moons that could host it by RichA[_6_]
So they send a mission to Enceladus. They find no life. "Ah well, maybe the equipment isn't good enough yet?" 10 years pass, another mission is sent. This...
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This is what NASA should be about. The fastest, hottest probe yet by RichA[_6_]
https://phys.org/news/2018-07-sun-wont-parker-solar-probe.html
Today 02:58 PM
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Centre of direct/retrograde motion by Gerald Kelleher
https://www.theplanetstoday.com/ The Earth is about to overtake Mars at our relative closest distance so it will appear larger and brighter than at any other...
Today 07:09 AM
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Geosynchronous satellite aligned with moon picture by Jean-marc Lienher
Hi, I'm not familiar with astronomy, but I think I must learn more about the Disney-Von Braun fairy-tale... I would like to know if somebody has a link to a...
Yesterday 08:44 PM
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Professor from second-rate university thinks he's going to time travel by RichA[_6_]
I'm surprised this guy isn't at the Institute for Advanced Study...not really. https://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-44771942
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Yesterday 01:21 PM
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NASA iconic launch towers demolished in Cape Canaveral, Florida by StarDust
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JniTbZ_8RzI
July 17th 18 06:41 PM
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Making astronomy attractive for experimentalists by Gerald Kelleher
How to untangle experimentation , which is the bread and butter of theorists, from astronomy shouldn't really be as drastic as it first seems but effectively...
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July 16th 18 01:41 PM
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The Stonehenge Altar Stone is from the Western Pontides of Turkey by Garry Denke[_7_]
The Stonehenge Altar Stone is from the Western Pontides of...
July 11th 18 04:08 PM
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Arctic and Antarctic sea ice by Gerald Kelleher
https://nsidc.org/arcticseaicenews/charctic-interactive-sea-ice-graph/ The polar day/night cycle acts much like the daily cycle insofar as the warmest and...
July 11th 18 03:56 PM
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Venus and Regulus by Gerald Kelleher
http://earthsky.org/tonight/venus-regulus-conjunction-on-july-9?utm_source=EarthSky+News&utm_campaign=a0dfa33463-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2018_02_02_COPY_01&utm_medium=em...
July 9th 18 11:38 PM
by Gerald Kelleher Go to last post
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Oh no, not again by Quadibloc
A former NASA scientists claims UFOs really are alien spacecraft, and the government has been covering it...
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July 8th 18 09:16 AM
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Phi proportion in animate/inanimate nature by Gerald Kelleher
Sometimes the variations of kite/darts and rhombs hint at an underlying geometry...
July 5th 18 07:58 PM
by Gerald Kelleher Go to last post
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Earth's magnetic field by Gerald Kelleher
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Earth%27s_magnetic_field#/media/File:Magnetic_North_Pole_Positions_2015.svg https://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/geomag/GeomagneticPoles.sht...
July 5th 18 09:38 AM
by Gerald Kelleher Go to last post
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Horrible heat, great observing by RichA[_6_]
I caught flashes of the rille in the Alpine Valley in a lowly little 90mm ETX at 250x. Supreme steadiness. So frying in the daytime paid-off. Too bad about...
July 4th 18 04:27 PM
by Chris.B[_3_] Go to last post
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James Webb telescope. Technology hurdles too much? Delayed anotheryear to 2021. by RichA[_6_]
Costs could kill it too. Remember the SSC in Texas? Would have been producing far more power than the European LHC YEARS before. But they killed it part-way...
July 3rd 18 07:51 AM
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Saturn seasons by Gerald Kelleher
In a little over a week, the South Pole will arrive at its maximum distance from the circle of illumination thereby will be at the center of the 33,312 mile...
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July 3rd 18 07:31 AM
by Gerald Kelleher Go to last post
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How is space like an auto-garage or cheap foreign restaurant? by RichA[_6_]
https://www.theguardian.com/science/2018/jun/27/space-is-full-of-dirty-toxic-grease-scientists-reveal
July 3rd 18 07:18 AM
by Chris.B[_3_] Go to last post
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Now Everyone Can be Happy by Quadibloc
At least if this technology is what it's claimed to...
July 2nd 18 05:57 PM
by Chris.B[_3_] Go to last post
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A geometry to delight in by Gerald Kelleher
432° / / / / ...
June 27th 18 08:19 AM
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Climate spectrum by Gerald Kelleher
Tomorrow it is Polar noon and midnight at the respective North and South poles when those latitudinal points are exactly halfway to the circle of illumination...
June 24th 18 08:10 AM
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