Universal and Local


Universal and Local

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black hole

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Scientists Discover That Mars is Full of Water

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Moon

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Scientists finally measure cosmic ‘dark matter’ http://mysticpolitics.com/scientists-finally-measure-cosmic-dark-matter/

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Saturn

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A Primordial Quasar - The nearest quasars are now known to be supermassive black holes in the centers of galaxies. Gas and dust that falls toward a quasar glows brightly, sometimes outglowing the entire home galaxy. The quasars that formed in the first billion years of the universe are more mysterious, though, with even the nature of the surrounding gas still unknown.

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Dust Pillar of the Carina Nebula

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rip

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clouds

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Ray of Light

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The Surface of the Sun

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sun

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NASA announced today that it has discovered the first "circumbinary planet"--a planet orbiting two stars. While the planet's officially called Kepler 16b, astronomers are already referring to it as Tatooine, after the home planet of Luke Skywalker in the Star Wars movies, which also had two suns.

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Victoria Crater, Mars

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Moon crosses in front of sun, creating a partial solar eclipse visible only from space. Image from NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory.

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