Astronauts greet the new year from space without the gravity 2021 landing ball

Astronauts greet the new year from space without the gravity 2021 landing ball

Earth’s population rang in 2021 with fireworks and social distancing amid the global coronavirus pandemic last night. Even astronauts have found a way to celebrate their own unique way: Ball…

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Hubble might have saved its best shot last year – BGR

The powerful Hubble Space Telescope and NASA’s Spitzer Space Telescope have been combined to capture stunning images of the Orion Nebula. The nebula, a massive mixture of different gases and…

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Learn about miniature robots that dance automatically

Learn about miniature robots that dance automatically

Interacting in a confined space, a swarm of “smart elements” can form automatic choreographies.picture: Courtesy of Thomas Beruitta In January 2020, a lab on the second floor at Northwestern University…

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Was that a dropped call from ET?

Was that a dropped call from ET?

Nobody thinks it was a phone call from ET, but radio astronomers admit that they have no explanation yet for a beam of radio waves that appears to have come…

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The Japanese solution to the problem of space waste is the wooden satellites that would burn on return

The Japanese solution to the problem of space waste is the wooden satellites that would burn on return

Japanese Researchers are working on satellite technology that would use woody components to eliminate excess Void Scrap, which allows things to burn when returned to Earth’s atmosphere, according to a…

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Astrology calendar 2021: Eclipses, meteor showers, and other astronomical events this year

Go through the telescope and straighten your neck, because we will see another year of stars. Two lunar eclipses, a good summer meteor shower, and close planetary synchrony highlight the…

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Satellite images show that the rivers of the United States change from blue to yellow and green

Satellite images show that the rivers of the United States change from blue to yellow and green

A third of the rivers of the United States have changed dramatically over the past 36 years, turning from blue to yellow and green, revealing stunning new images. The researchers…

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All the space exploration missions we look forward to in 2021

All the space exploration missions we look forward to in 2021

Most of us will remember 2020 primarily as the year of the great pandemic, but let’s not forget how space exploration and astronomy had good years given the circumstances. NASA…

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A man in the northern region says his wife is out of a coma after more than two months of hospitalization with COVID-19

A man in the northern region is recovering from the effects of COVID-19 after spending more than two months in the hospital. Don Gilmer, of Modlin, tested positive for COVID-19…

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A new astronomical cluster discovered by astronomers

A new astronomical cluster discovered by astronomers

Color image of galaxy density map at 0.36 redshift from Hyper Suprime-Cam (HSC) from eROSITA. The white circles mark the location of the clusters of the eight galaxies that make…

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