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2008 solar eclipse Credit: Miloslav Druckmuller (Brno University of Technology), Peter Aniol, Vojtech Rusin

April 10 Hubble View of ISON | by NASA Goddard Photo and Video

Comet ISON, hyped as the "comet of the century," will take a "summer sabbatical" through August as it is currently located too near the sun to be seen.

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Planet Earth, from Up Above

Earth at night has a copper black sky as the sun sets, with artificial light of cities creating an eerie glowing blue and pink pattern of dots. -RESEARCH by DdO Photo pin via Lisa Perrings

NASA - What Is Pluto?  Why is it no longer a planet?

What Is Pluto?

NASA - What Is Pluto? Why is it no longer a planet?

The Pluto system with Charon (upper right), Nix and Hydra. Credit: NASA, Damian Peach

The Pluto system with Charon (upper right), Nix and Hydra.

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Red dwarf burns off planet's hydrogen giving it massive comet-like tail

A Neptune-sized exoplanet is being trailed by an immense cloud of hydrogen. This discovery might also suggest a method for detecting extrasolar oceans. Exoplanet has a comet-like tail

The Mice : colliding galaxies

A different astronomy and space science related image is featured each day, along with a brief explanation.

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Huge Space Telescope Needed to Seek Life on Alien Planets & Space Art pic

North of #Pluto | #Pluto with contrasting colors by the New Horizons probe guns. The area is known informally as Lowell Regio, referring to Percival Lowell, founder of the Lowell Observatory and also famous for its speculation the canals of Mars. Lowell began the research that would lead to the discovery of Pluto in 1906. Pluto's north pole is above and to the .....

North of #Pluto | #Pluto with contrasting colors by the New Horizons probe guns. The area is known informally as Lowell Regio, referring to Percival Lowell, founder of the Lowell Observatory and also famous for its speculation the canals of Mars. Lowell began the research that would lead to the discovery of Pluto in 1906. Pluto's north pole is above and to the .....

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Our solar system to scale

Earth, is the third planet from left. Pictures like these always get me. It's crazy because of the stars that exists that are so much bigger than our Sun, that in comparison is like if it was the size of the Earth!

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