Once you can accept the Universe as matter expanding into nothing that is something, wearing stripes with plaid comes easy.

— Albert Einstein

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US Space Force establishes new unit to track 'threats in orbit'

Thu, 06/30/2022 - 5:19pm
The United States Space Force has activated a new unit that is tasked with providing "critical intelligence on threat systems, foreign intentions and activities in the space domain."
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Watch NASA roll huge Artemis 1 moon rocket off the pad Friday

Thu, 06/30/2022 - 12:53pm
NASA plans to start rolling its Artemis 1 moon mission off the launch pad Friday evening (July 1), and you can watch the slow-moving action live.
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Higgs boson: The 'God Particle' explained

Thu, 06/30/2022 - 11:59am
The Higgs boson is a fundamental particle discovered on July 4, 2012, by researchers at the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) located at CERN, Switzerland.
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'E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial' at 40: Spielberg’s charming sci-fi classic still offers wonder today

Thu, 06/30/2022 - 11:46am
40 years ago director Steven Spielberg introduced audiences to a benevolent alien in "E.T" the Extra-Terrestrial
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NASA's James Webb Space Telescope mission: Live updates

Thu, 06/30/2022 - 11:07am
Read the latest news about NASA's James Webb Space Telescope.
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'Star Trek: Strange New Worlds' episode 8 suffers from a clash of styles

Thu, 06/30/2022 - 11:00am
This episode marks a welcome return to Trademark Trek Tomfoolery.
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Upcoming sci-fi TV shows for 2022

Thu, 06/30/2022 - 10:33am
From returning greats to brand new shows, these are the best upcoming sci-fi TV shows for 2022.
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The 'faintest asteroid ever detected' won't hit Earth, months of observations show

Thu, 06/30/2022 - 10:00am
Astronomers have finally ruled out that one of the highest-risk asteroids seen in years will hit Earth in 2052.
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India launches 3 satellites and an experimental orbiting platform

Thu, 06/30/2022 - 9:47am
An Indian rocket launched three satellites and an experimental orbiting platform on Thursday (June 30).
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Swarms of tiny robots may one day explore oceans on other worlds

Thu, 06/30/2022 - 9:32am
A NASA JPL concept aims to send tiny swimming robots to explore oceans on other planets and moons in our solar system.
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MoveShootMove Star Tracker review

Thu, 06/30/2022 - 9:24am
The MoveShootMove Star Tracker could be the perfect place to start for aspiring astrophotographers but how does it hold up in real life?
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Celestron telescope & binocular deals you can still get: Discounts & what's in stock

Thu, 06/30/2022 - 8:29am
Hunting for a discount on a Celestron telescope or binocular? Here's what's in stock.
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Watch an Atlas V rocket launch a missile-warning satellite for the US military on Thursday

Thu, 06/30/2022 - 6:00am
A United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket is scheduled to launch two satellites for the U.S. military on Thursday (June 30), and you can watch the action live.
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Catch the moon basking in Earthshine this weekend

Thu, 06/30/2022 - 6:00am
See the moon glow with Earthshine this weekend. The phenomenon occurs when sunlight is reflected off Earth and back toward the moon shortly after sunset.
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SpaceX launches SES-22 communications satellite, lands rocket at sea

Wed, 06/29/2022 - 5:51pm
SpaceX launched a commercial communications satellite and landed a rocket on a ship at sea on Wednesday (June 29).
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Mars clouds take center stage in new NASA project looking for volunteers

Wed, 06/29/2022 - 4:00pm
Fogs, plumes and other types of Martian clouds are getting the crowdsourcing treatment.
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NASA's DART asteroid mission might completely deform small moonlet

Wed, 06/29/2022 - 3:00pm
A new study finds DART's impact could be stronger than expected.
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China tests engine for new crewed moon rocket (photo)

Wed, 06/29/2022 - 12:34pm
China has successfully conducted a hot-fire test of a new engine that will help power a next-generation rocket capable of launching astronauts to the moon.
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NASA sun mission spots stunning solar eclipse in space

Wed, 06/29/2022 - 12:23pm
A sungazing spacecraft captured the moon passing in front of the face of the sun Wednesday (June 29).
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Best beginner cameras 2022

Wed, 06/29/2022 - 12:18pm
To help you make the right buying decision, here are our top picks of the best beginner cameras.
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