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Astronomy News

  • Palomar Observatory spots a gravitationally lensed supernova
  • Fri, 21 Apr 2017 10:00:00 GMT - This unique find offers insight into the expanding universe

  • What Earth looks like from other planets
  • Fri, 21 Apr 2017 10:00:00 GMT - NASA released Cassini’s final image of Earth.

  • Inside the plan to send two Cassini clones to Neptune and Pluto
  • Fri, 21 Apr 2017 10:00:00 GMT - The 1991 proposal could have shaped our understanding of the outer solar system altogether.

  • 27 best Hubble images on its 27th birthday
  • Thu, 20 Apr 2017 10:00:00 GMT - The space telescope’s extraordinary vision has revealed star clusters, nebulae, and galaxies in detail no one could have imagined.

  • The largest SETI initiative ever is reviewing 11 promising signals that probably aren’t aliens
  • Thu, 20 Apr 2017 10:00:00 GMT - Breakthrough Listen is checking in on its initial results. You know, just in case.

  • Finding the Milky Way’s hydrogen halo
  • Wed, 19 Apr 2017 10:00:00 GMT - By combining thousands of observations, astronomers can better examine the massive hydrogen halo that surrounds our galaxy.

  • This potentially balmy super-Earth makes for a tempting case study in habitability
  • Wed, 19 Apr 2017 10:00:00 GMT - Can red dwarf planets hold on to their atmospheres long enough to survive the first few billion years.

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