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Astronomy News

  • The Sky This Week from September 13 to 22
  • Fri, 13 Sep 2019 10:00:00 GMT - The Harvest Moon coincides with Friday the 13th this year, but the nearly Full Moon will dominate the evening sky for the next several days.

  • Hubble sheds new light on lives of star clusters
  • Fri, 13 Sep 2019 10:00:00 GMT - A new look at the Large Magellanic Cloud is helping astronomers better understand how groups of stars evolve.

  • Astronomers may have just discovered an interstellar comet visiting our solar system
  • Thu, 12 Sep 2019 10:00:00 GMT - Astronomers are increasingly confident that a newly discovered comet is a visitor from another solar system, making it the second known interstellar object.

  • Water found in habitable super-Earth's atmosphere for first time
  • Wed, 11 Sep 2019 10:00:00 GMT - Orbiting around a relatively docile red dwarf star, the exoplanet is "the best candidate for habitability that we know right now."

  • Giant bubbles spotted rushing out from Milky Way’s center
  • Wed, 11 Sep 2019 10:00:00 GMT - Astronomers have just discovered two giant radio bubbles blowing out from the Milky Way's galactic center.

  • Explosions may have formed lakes on Saturn's moon Titan
  • Tue, 10 Sep 2019 10:00:00 GMT - Climate change on Saturn's moon Titan may have caused liquid nitrogen pockets to explode, forming craters that filled with liquid hydrocarbons.

  • Get outside and see Neptune at its best
  • Mon, 09 Sep 2019 10:00:00 GMT -

    The ice giant world reaches peak visibility in September. 

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