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Everything and anything that has to do with space is welcome here! Let's build an incredible community together so we can share the top space stories going on around the world. If you're like me and love space, then help me make this an amazing group!  

Bits of Famous, Lost (and Fake) 'Flying Saucer' Turn Up in British Science Museum
The flying saucer's copper bottom was covered in hieroglyphics, very much like the saucer discovered in Roswell, New Mexico. www.space.com/39723-silpho-...
NASA’s Opportunity rover sees its 5,000th day on Mars
NASA only expected it to last 90 days. www.engadget.com/2018/02/19...
How the private space industry could take over lower Earth orbit — and make money off it
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What will happen when the International Space Station ends? www.theverge.com/2018/2/16/...
Are Supermassive Black Holes Going to Eat the Universe?
The largest black holes grow faster than their galaxies, according to new research.
Is there life out there? We head to 'Mars on Earth' to find out
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The Rio Tinto river snakes through the Spanish countryside for 100 kilometres, a dark, blood-red stain of acid water and rusty-looking rocks that scientists love www.euronews.com/2018/02/15...
Chorus Waves Drive Pulsating Northern Lights - Sky & Telescope
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Scientists have finally confirmed a decades-old theory on what causes the faint flickering seen in the Northern Lights toward dawn. www.skyandtelescope.com/ast...
Minnesota Students to Speak with NASA Astronauts on Space Station
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Students in central Minnesota will speak with NASA astronauts living, working and doing research aboard the International Space Station at 1:35 p.m. EST Tuesday, Feb. 20. www.nasa.gov/press-release/...
'Space cigar' had violent history
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The 'Oumuamua asteroid from outside our Solar System was involved in a collision, a study finds. www.bbc.com/news/science-en...
'We scan the whole world, every day'
The FT's innovations editor John Thornhill investigates how Planet uses a fleet of tiny satellites to image every inch of the globe, and update it every 24 h...
Photographer Catches 'Boogie Man Nebula' Lurking Behind Light Pollution
The Boogie Man Nebula haunts the cosmos in this deep-space image by astrophotographer Jeff Johnson. Also known as Lynds' Dark Nebula (LDN) 1622, this dark cloud of interstellar dust and gas lies about 500 light-years away in the constellation of Orion. www.space.com/39645-boogie-...