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Pink Planet In Sky
Pink Planet In Sky; Mercury Sets The Mood On Valentine’s Day
Feb 12, 2013 14:15 PM E
Mercury will appear as a bright pink dot in the sky at sunset on Valentine's Day. The romantic hue is caused by the light from the setting sun.
Asteroid Worth $195b
Asteroid Flyby Closest On Record, Says NASA; Near Miss Coming Feb. 15
Feb 08, 2013 13:19 PM E
An asteroid hurtling towards Earth will make a record-setting pass of our planet next Friday. The asteroid flyby will come closer to us than satellites currently in orbit.
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Asteroid Close Shave: Should We Be Worried? NASA Explains [Video]
Feb 02, 2013 13:32 PM E
NASA says this asteroid is the closest thing to whiz past Earth.
Massive Star Explosion
Massive Star Explosion; Supernova Reveals Universe Is Still Expanding Really, Really Fast [PHOTO]
Jan 09, 2013 15:55 PM E
A massive star explosion has allowed astronomers to once again confirm that the universe is expanding at an accelerated rate.
The sun created two huge eruptions on Friday, producing a super-hot, glowing plasma.
Sun Eruption Massive: Watch Amazing Video Captured On New Year's Eve [VIDEO]
Jan 04, 2013 23:55 PM E
The sun eruption on New Year's Eve was so massive it would be greater than 20 Earths combined, NASA scientists say. The video is so captivating, NASA officials described it as a solar ballet.
Neil Armstrong
Neil Armstrong Lied Moon Landing Quote; Brother Dean Speaks On 'One Small Step' Origin
Jan 02, 2013 12:01 PM E
Dean Armstrong reveals the origins of "One giant leap for mankind" in an exclusive interview with BBC.
Asteroid
Asteroid To Miss Earth In 2040, NASA Says
Dec 24, 2012 09:53 AM E
A giant asteroid will not hit the planet in 2040
MayanCiv
Mayan Apocalypse 2012 Debunked: When Will The World Really End?
Dec 21, 2012 13:06 PM E
The Mayan apocalypse theory has been debunked, but there are still plenty of theories about the real end of the world.
Mayan Temple
How The Mayan Calendar Works: Why The World Won’t End On Friday
Dec 19, 2012 12:14 PM E
The Mayan Calendar does not end on December 21, and it does not predict the end of the world.
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Mayan Apocalypse Myths; 5 Events To Watch For
Dec 18, 2012 18:03 PM E
Mayan Apocalypse myths are spawning a number of doomsday scenarios being played out on the internet in the days leading to the alleged doomsday, Dec. 21, 2012. What do the writings actually say? What are the possible outcomes? We list 5 of the most likely (and most popular) Mayan apocalypse myths.
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SpaceX Awarded 2 Missions From Air Force, Company Will Return To Space
Dec 09, 2012 16:40 PM E
NASA has seen better days. It's ridiculously underfunded thanks to President Brack Obama's plant to cut funding to the organization, but thankfully, the free market has once again show why it can inspire greatness from the American people. SpaceX—a privately owned spacecraft and rocket manufacturer and launcher—is best known for being th...
Martian Greenhouse
Growing Vegetable On Mars? China Prepares Ecosytem On Mars And Moon
Dec 07, 2012 17:52 PM E
China scientists aim for a Martian ecosystem. Is this the first step to extraterrestrial colonization?
Nefertiti the Space Spider
Space Spider Dies in D.C. After 100 Days On International Space Station [VIDEO]
Dec 06, 2012 11:22 AM E
Nefertiti, a Johnson Jumping spider, died of natural causes at a Washington D.C. museum after spending 100 days in space. She was sent into orbit as part of a student-inspired science project.
Martian soil
Mars Curiosity Rover: Did NASA Discover Organic Compounds In Soil Sample? [VIDEO]
Dec 03, 2012 14:56 PM E
NASA reveals the very first complete analysis of Martian soil. Read on to learn what the Curiosity rover has found.
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