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PASADENA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec 4, 2013--The Giant Magellan Telescope’s third primary mirror will be unveiled at the University of Arizona’s Steward Observatory Mirror Lab on December 6, 2013. The combined surface area of the three mirrors created to date surpasses that of any existing telescope and will help enable astronomers to peer more deeply into space than ever before once the telescope is completed.
STOCKHOLM (AP) — Scientists say it appears a comet from the fringes of the solar system didn't survive its close encounter with the sizzling sun.
STOCKHOLM (AP) — It's crunch time for a comet from the fringes of the solar system as it hurtles toward a close encounter with the sizzling sun.
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — NASA is calling off all attempts to fix its crippled Kepler space telescope. But it's not quite ready to call it quits on the robotic planet hunter.
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — Chalk up one more moon for Neptune.
Review of Contact and Cosmology by Author Georg Breckmann
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Our Milky Way is home to at least 17 billion planets that are similar in size to Earth, a new estimate suggests. That's more than two Earth-size planets for every person on the globe.
Riverview High School is home to one of the few campus planetariums in the country. And now they're offering to students of all ages throughout Sarasota County a very unique learning program.
Riverview High School is home to one of the few campus planetariums in the country. Now they're offering to students of all ages throughout Sarasota county, a very unique learning program. It begins with a locally produced planetarium show.