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  1. Let there be light - lots of itRead the original story w/Photo

    24 min ago | Marshall Independent

    No matter what level, from backyard stargazer to the greatest of astronomers, the more light we can gather from the heavens the better. Until a way is found to travel past the speed of light, which the great Albert Einstein pretty much declared impossible, people from Earth aren't going to be able to travel to the stars anytime soon, if ever.


  2. CetusRead the original story

    30 min ago | StarDate

    ... round 10 or 11 p.m., and never climbs very high during the night. StarDate depends on the support of listeners and astronomy enthusiasts like you. Please consider making a tax-deductible contribution to StarDate.


  3. Virtual reality. Real learning.Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Post-Bulletin

    ... are being built in East Hall on the campus. Jupiter is within reach in Rochester Community and Technical College's astronomy class, thanks to the latest virtual reality technology. No, really - you actually can pick up the planet or explore Pluto's ...


  4. Stargazing through Cardrona's new telescope with Alex ThomRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago |

    ... some of the most ancient things you will ever see. Stuff reporter Marjorie Cook explores the night sky. Cardrona astronomy guide Alex Thom belongs in the galaxy of story tellers who have interpreted the diamond-studded heavens for millennia. Just ...


  5. Now That The World Hasn't Ended - Let's Petition YouTube...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Scientific Blogging

    ... imes suicidal people. Thanks! I'm Robert Walker, inventor & programmer. I have had a long term special interest in astronomy, and space science since the 1970s, and most of...


  6. Man behind Nibiru theory makes SHOCK confession as - apocalypse...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Daily Star

    Conspiracy theorist David Meade claimed that missing planet Nibiru would collide with Earth today wiping humans off the face of the globe. The significance of 33 would be that Nibiru would strike 33 days after the solar eclipse, and that Jesus lived for 33 years, according to the bible.


  7. Saying Grace: Live every day like it is the day of His returnRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago |

    ... was crying out in birth pains and the agony of giving birth." A close examination of scientific facts and basic astronomy debunks most of the claims being made by these individuals. For instance, they say that Leo has nine stars, but most star ...


  8. Global Parsents RADAR Market Probe Study for Outlook PeriodRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | SBWire

    ... antimissile systems, ocean surveillance systems, space surveillance, aircraft anti-collision systems, radar astronomy and air-defense systems. Highly advanced radar systems are used for digital signal processing and are capable of extracting useful ...


  9. NASA reveals what will happen when 'Planet X hits Earth' on September 23Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    With the fabled Armageddon planet Nibiru apparently about to crash into our home, NASA has revealed what we should do as the predicted end of the world unfolds. Those planning shenanigans in dying light of the world should come up with a plan B, with NASA adamantly shutting down all claims that time on our blue planet is up.


  10. 'Christian numerologist' predicted world's end on SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Nevermind! 'Christian numerologist' who predicted that the world will end on Saturday now says that 'the world as we know it is ending' but that life will still go on He cites the number 33 and his interpretation of the Bible's Book of Revelation in suggesting that the planet Nibiru will strike Earth Pictured is David Meade, a conspiracy theorist who calls himself a 'Christian numerologist' who has clarified that the world will not end on September 23 The so-called 'Christian numerologist' who alleged that the world would end on September 23 has clarified that life will, in fact, go on tomorrow. Speaking to the Washington Post , conspiracy theorist David Meade said: 'The world is not ending, but the world as we know it is ending.'


  11. How the nonsense Planet X Armageddon, Nasa fake news spread globallyRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

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  12. Hurricane Maria batters Arecibo Observatory, Puerto Rico's famous radio telescopeRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Daily Republic

    All staff at Puerto Rico's Arecibo Observatory are safe after Hurricane Maria roared over the island Wednesday, but the iconic radio telescope suffered some damage during the storm. SRI International, which helps manage the huge telescope, said Thursday night that they were able to make communication with the small team who weathered the storm there.


  13. End of the world emergency alert runs on Southern California TVsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | KFOR-TV Oklahoma City

    Some television viewers in Southern California were shocked when an end of the world alert showed up on their screens. It happened just after 11 a.m. on Thursday on Cox Cable, according to KCBS .


  14. Does this photo PROVE Nibiru already here? First - image of Pla...Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Daily Star

    Conspiracy theorists believe a huge alien world called Nibiru or Planet X is heading for Earth and will become visible in the sky tomorrow September 23, 2017 . NASA insists Nibiru doesn't exist but believe claim this is a cover-up to stop people panicking and save space in protective bunkers.


  15. Dwarf Planet Pluto: Facts About the Icy Former PlanetRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago |

    Pluto, once considered the ninth and most distant planet from the sun, is now the largest known dwarf planet in the solar system. It is also one of the largest known members of the Kuiper Belt , a shadowy zone beyond the orbit of Neptune thought to be populated by hundreds of thousands of rocky, icy bodies each larger than 62 miles across, along with 1 trillion or more comets.


  16. Apocalypse Now? Doomsday Predictions Are Just Recycled Bogus TheoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | LiveScience

    ... spiritual sign of the apocalypse will arrive tomorrow (Sept. 23). Meade's theories meld biblical prophecy with astronomy. He claims that on Sept. 23, there will be a rare alignment of the sun in the constellation Virgo - with the moon just to the ...


  17. Spaceship chasing an asteroid slingshots past EarthRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    A spaceship successfully zipped by Earth on Friday and used our planet's gravity to help it pick up speed on its way to explore an asteroid. NASA's OSIRIS-REx flew about 11,000 miles above Antarctica at 12:52 p.m. ET.


  18. Autumn equinox and Harvest Moon - signs Nibiru coming TOMORROW'Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Daily Star

    Some believe a giant mythical planet called Nibiru will become visible in the skies for the first time tomorrow before smashing into Earth. Believers say last month's total solar eclipse, recent hurricanes and earthquakes and even the position of the Great Pyramid of Giza all point to September 23, 2017.


  19. Man who predicted 23 September Nibiru apocalypse reveals where he...Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Daily Star

    Conspiracy theorists believe the gravitational pull of the huge approaching planet will cause earthquakes, volcanoes, tsunamis and even a shift in Earth's magnetic poles. The Christian researcher and writer has told Daily Star Online where he will seek refuge when it all kicks off.


  20. Hubble Spots an Unusual Object in our Solar SystemRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | I4U Future Technology News

    Artist's impression shows the binary asteroid 288P, located in the main asteroid belt between Mars and Jupiter. Credit: Credit: ESA/Hubble, L. CalA ada With the help of the Hubble Space Telescope, astronomers find that the unusual object is, in fact, two asteroids orbiting each other that have comet-like features While peering into asteroid belt within our Solar System, astronomers have detected a totally unique kind of object.