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NASA, students to study eclipse with high-altitude balloons
Nasa students to study eclipse with high altitude balloons
As part of the Eclipse Ballooning Project, some 50 high-altitude balloons launched from 20 locations will offer a view of the phenomenon from the edge of space. www.upi.com/Science_News/20...
Astrobotic Lunar Mission Profile on Atlas V
Astrobotic and United Launch Alliance (ULA) proudly announce today that Astrobotic’s Peregrine Lunar Lander will be onboard a ULA launch vehicle in 2019, dur...
The Interstellar Medium - A Short Film by James TF
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Follow the journey of Pioneer 10 & 11 through our Solar System and stars beyond...
This is a fully CG film which I created for my final year media project… vimeo.com/229541869
Music for a Solar Eclipse: Kronos Quartet Will Serenade the Event in Real Time
The Aug. 21 total solar eclipse will have musical accompaniment at the Exploratorium science museum in San Francisco, featuring the acclaimed Kronos Quartet. www.space.com/37845-kronos-...
Next Stop for Parkinson's Disease Research: Outer Space
In an effort to find new treatments for Parkinson's disease, researchers are sending their experiments to space. www.space.com/37787-parkins...
Perseid Meteor Shower Wows Stargazer with 'One-in-a-Million' Fireball
When the Perseid meteor shower peaked over the weekend, no one was expecting an amazing show. After all, the August moon had just passed its full phase and threatened to outshine all but the brightest Perseid fireballs. www.space.com/37829-perseid...
New Solar Eclipse Flyer Made for All Language Speakers
A new flyer aimed at non-English speakers was released by the American Astronomical Society (AAS) and improves access to important safety information for the cross-country eclipse on Aug. 21. www.space.com/37757-solar-e...
Solar Eclipse 2017 in Carbondale: Space.com Is at the Crossroads
Space.com's Tariq Malik hits the road to Carbondale with Live Science's Denise Chow to cover the celestial event of the year, if not the century. www.space.com/37853-solar-e...
New Horizons' Next Flyby Target Just Got Weirder! - Universe Today
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In preparation for their historic flyby with a KBO, the New Horizons team conducted observations that indicated that the target may be different than previously thought www.universetoday.com/13671...
Researchers Also Worry About Bad Weather Ruining the Solar Eclipse
As a solar eclipse researcher, Alphonse Sterling knows the challenges of his work all too well: Even just one cloud can ruin crucial solar readings, and his next opportunity to witness the fleeting event may be years — and thousands of miles — away. www.space.com/37798-life-as...