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­NASA's data shows that a 60-meter asteroid, spotted by Spanish stargazers in February, will whistle by Earth in 11 months. Its trajectory will bring it within a hair’s breadth of our planet, raising fears of a possible collision. The asteroid, known as DA14, will pass by our planet in February 2013 at a distance of under 27,000 km (16,700 miles). This is closer than the geosynchronous orbit of some satellites.

NASA's data shows that a asteroid, spotted by Spanish stargazers in February, will whistle by Earth in a month.

Lunette et ciel étoilé, apprendre le nom des étoiles et savoir les reconnaître

I like the idea of incorporating silhouettes. Possibly through black furniture or wall paint. This would be so cool in the basement when I get it finished.

What happens when you enter a black hole

Here's what happens when you enter a black hole

NASA’S Chandra Finds Fastest Wind From Stellar-Mass Black Hole. This artist’s impression shows a binary system containing a stellar-mass black hole called IGR or IGR for short.

In honor of NASA's 55th Anniversary,   Mashable put together this infographic that shows NASA's planned expeditions   through 2030.

What's Next for NASA: Planned Missions Through 2030

What's Next for NASA: Planned Missions Through 2030 In honor of NASA's Anniversary we put together this infographic that shows NASA's planned expeditions through Do you think man will travel to Mars by

World Saving STEM Challenges for Middle Grades.  #Spectrumlearn #STEM #Lessons

The sun is degrees Fahrenheit and miles away from Earth. It is also times the size of Earth. Earths would fit inside it. If Earth was a golf ball, the sun would be 15 feet in diameter.

The Cool Blue Nebula Series

Napoleon: You have written this huge book on the system of the world without once mentioning the author of the universe. ~~ Laplace: Sire, I had no need of that hypothesis.

AColaboração Pierre Auger definitivamente respondeu à questão de saber se partículas cósmicas estão vindo de fora da Via Láctea...

AColaboração Pierre Auger definitivamente respondeu à questão de saber se partículas cósmicas estão vindo de fora da Via Láctea...

This was released just moments ago (27 Aug, 2012). It's the base of Mt. Sharp on Mars. If you're viewing this today, you are among the first human beings to see this place. Credit: NASA/JPL/MSSS http://mars.jpl.nasa.gov/msl/multimedia/images/?ImageID=4565

This was released just moments ago Aug, It's the base of Mt. Sharp on Mars. If you're viewing this today, you are among the first human beings to see this place.

Tornado...Beautiful, in a terrible way.

Tornado and Lightning Puyehue Chile. # mais # Amazing # Terra Tornado and Lightning Puyehue Chile.

Planetary alignment with the pyramids at Giza, Dec. 3 2012

“Pyramid of Giza (Egypt) - years old. Planetary alignment that will take place Dec 2012 is dead-on alignment with the Pyramids at Giza. Night Sky in Giza, Egypt on December local time … one hour before sunrise compared with the Pyramids at Giza.

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A black hole: physicists hope to mimic this peculiar cosmic phenomenon in the lab. (I don't think black holes are "peculiar" at all.

Wrong place. Right time. A frog was on the launchpad during NASA's LADEE spacecraft liftoff on 9/6.

A frog was on the launchpad during NASA's LADEE spacecraft liftoff on

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