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Oct 21st: Getting Started in Amateur Astronomy
Nuclear Bomb in Space, 1962 [1280x720]
Got a picture of the Andromeda galaxy by mistake tonight and I'm overjoyed! Taken with a Canon Rebel T1i. Hint: just above the black line to the right
A mission to touch the Sun, with the fastest spacecraft in history
Deer lick spiral galaxy ngc 7331
Jupiter's stormy winds churn deep into the planet
2017 Orinids Meteor Shower from Fall Creek Falls State Park, TN.
A team of Princeton astronomers found that a Sun-like star in our galaxy has devoured over a dozen of its own rocky inner planets. They named the star Kronos, after the mythological Titan known for eating his own children.
Orenoid Meteor shower, Shooting Star in Cedar Park, TX on 10/19/2017
Oct 20th: The Era of Multi-Messenger Astronomy
URI physics lecturer part of new era in astronomy - URI Today (press release)
Planetary Nebula NGC 6572 in Ophiuchus from the Dark Side Observatory
Oct 19th: We Won’t Crash You Into Saturn, We Promise
NASA just published nearly 100 images of deep-sky objects from the famous Messier catalog, some of which have never been released before.
12 3/8 inch Alvan Clark refractor. It was built in 1926 for Rutherfurd Observatory. It now lives in Columbia, SC.
Neutron star collision heralds arrival of a new era of astronomy
NGC6960 - The Veil Nebula
Neptune through a 91 year old Alvan Clark refracting telescope
Is the circled area the Orion Nebula?
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Another Attempt at Andromeda (M31)
The ExoPlanet Count is Likely to Reach Trillions
The Andromeda Galaxy (M31)
The Pleiades (M45)
The Nebulas in Orion
Hints ot the Higgs
Earth HiRes Animation from Nasa
The World Would Be A Better Place If Everyone Watched This Video At Least Once!
The Journey Home. More stunning HD Footage from Nasa...
Amazing High Def Video of Jupiter
Full Funding Secured for James Webb Space Telescope!
Save The James Webb Space Telescope Petition
The Nature of Reality ~ Do We Live in Eight Dimensional Phase Space
Juno Launch Update
More Water Evidence Adds to Intrigue Surrounding Mars
Hubble Continues to Amaze with new Pluto Moon Discovery
Is the James Webb Space Telescope Worth It
JWST Program Status July 2011
Dawn Enters Vesta Orbit
Hail to the King ~ Juno, Jupiter and origins of the Solar System
Free NASA Android App
Happy Birthday Neptune
M51 Supernova SN2011dh
M51 And UFOs
NASA Human Space Flight Strategy
Last Flight of the Space Shuttle
Proposed Cancellation of JWST
A Universe Not Made For Us
M31 The Andromeda Galaxy
Total Solar Eclipse, Hao Atoll, South Pacific
M42 The Great Nebula in Orion
Jupiter (IO, Ganymede, Europa, Callisto)
M51 The Whirlpool Galaxy
M13 The Great Globular Cluster in Hercules
Sir Patrick Moore
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