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  • NASA unveils detailed maps and flyby videos for New Horizons anniversary.
  • Fri, 21 Jul 2017 10:00:00 GMT -

    Now you can relive the historic flyby with these releases.



  • Making Contact: Jill Tarter and the SETI Search
  • Thu, 20 Jul 2017 10:00:00 GMT - A new book explores the famed astronomer’s career and lifetime of searching the skies.

  • Ending all life on Earth would take a pretty big object
  • Thu, 20 Jul 2017 10:00:00 GMT - Like, say, a large asteroid or dwarf planet.


  • "Alien megastructure" star may be a sign of a dying world
  • Wed, 19 Jul 2017 10:00:00 GMT - Or, what disintegrating planets tell us about solar system formation.

  • The hunt is on for planets around some of our closest neighboring stars
  • Tue, 18 Jul 2017 10:00:00 GMT - Keep your eyes on the skies with the Red Dots team.

  • We’ve just found one of the brightest star-forming galaxies yet
  • Mon, 17 Jul 2017 10:00:00 GMT - This distant galaxy is a thousand times brighter than our own.

  • Now is your chance to fund a groundbreaking SETI project
  • Fri, 14 Jul 2017 10:00:00 GMT - Laser SETI will be the first all-sky-all-the-time SETI survey.

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