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  • Good aurora chances despite solar minimum
    on April 20, 2018 at 11:31 pm

    Good aurora chances despite solar minimum  KTUU.comSneaky solar storm lights up the sky over Canada and the US  The Weather NetworkFull coverag […]

  • NASA steps up its planet-hunting game with the launch of TESS
    on April 20, 2018 at 11:01 pm

    NASA steps up its planet-hunting game with the launch of TESS  Seattle TimesPlanet-hunting satellite launches to search for alien worlds  CU Boulder TodayTo Seek Out New Life: How the TESS Mission Will Accelerate the Hunt for Livable Alien Worlds (Kavli Roundtable)  Space.comFull coverag […]

  • How to become a space tourist: 8 companies (almost) ready to launch
    on April 20, 2018 at 10:18 pm

    How to become a space tourist: 8 companies (almost) ready to launch  Popular ScienceAstronaut touts importance of space program to students  Toledo BladeNASA Astronauts on Space Station to Speak with Students from Florida, Texas  Space Ref (press release)Full coverag […]

  • Ancient Lakes on Mars Dried Up Billions of Years Ago, Study Concludes
    on April 20, 2018 at 9:36 pm

    Ancient Lakes on Mars Dried Up Billions of Years Ago, Study Concludes  NewsweekCracks in Martian Rocks Help Bring Planet's Watery Past Into Focus  GeekEarth-Like Martian Mud Cracks Shed More Light On Red Planet's Watery Past  International Business TimesFull coverag […]

  • Ultra-Cold Atoms Recreate the Expanding Universe in Tabletop Experiment
    on April 20, 2018 at 9:25 pm

    Ultra-Cold Atoms Recreate the Expanding Universe in Tabletop Experiment  GizmodoLab-created BEC Hums Tune Similar to the Early Universe  Edgy Labs (blog)Full coverag […]

  • Russia Launches Communication Satellite
    on April 20, 2018 at 8:49 pm

    Russia Launches Communication Satellite  Exclusive ReportageFull coverag […]

  • If we weren't the first industrial civilization on Earth, would we ever know?
    on April 20, 2018 at 8:19 pm

    If we weren't the first industrial civilization on Earth, would we ever know?  MIT Technology ReviewAncient industrial civilizations would be very hard to detect  Next Big FutureThe Silurian Hypothesis  RealClimateFull coverag […]

  • It's the Hubble Space Telescope's Birthday. Enjoy Amazing Images Of The Lagoon Nebula
    on April 20, 2018 at 8:17 pm

    It's the Hubble Space Telescope's Birthday. Enjoy Amazing Images Of The Lagoon Nebula  NPRLagoon Nebula Dazzles in Hubble Telescope's 28th-Birthday Photos  Space.comHubble Releases Mind-Blowing New Images of the Lagoon Nebula  GizmodoTwo Hubble Views of the Same Stellar Nursery | NASA  NASAHubble celebrates 28th anniversary with a trip through the Lagoon Nebula  Hubble Space Telescope at ESAFull coverag […]

  • NASA Will Start Construction On Lunar Space Station In 2019
    on April 20, 2018 at 7:41 pm

    NASA Will Start Construction On Lunar Space Station In 2019  Tech TimesNASA's exploration goals come into focus with updated road map  SpaceFlight InsiderThis is the photo that conspiracy theorists say proves the Moon landing was a fraud  BGRNasa will have a space station that will orbit the moon in 2025 to act as an outpost for astronauts travelling to Mars  Daily MailFull coverag […]

  • In honor of Earth Day, here's the most detailed satellite view of the Northern Hemisphere yet
    on April 20, 2018 at 5:41 pm

    In honor of Earth Day, here's the most detailed satellite view of the Northern Hemisphere yet  AOLNOAA Shares First New View of the North Pole from NOAA-20  WeatherNationNOAA-20 satellite shares first North Pole view on Earth Day honors  Week FactsFull coverag […]

  • Who shot the dodo? Technology reveals famous bird's violent end
    on April 20, 2018 at 5:35 pm

    Who shot the dodo? Technology reveals famous bird's violent end  Fox NewsScientists Reveal That A Gunshot Wiped Out The Oxford Dodo Bird  Tech TimesWas 'Oxford Dodo' Shot? Extinct Bird's Specimen Found To Contain Lead Pellets  International Business TimesFamous Dodo Said to Have Inspired 'Alice in Wonderland' Character Died After It Was Shot in Head  NewsweekFive things in Oxfordshire  BBC NewsFull coverag […]

  • 2016 Ocean Heatwave Killed 30 Percent of the Great Barrier Reef
    on April 20, 2018 at 5:05 pm

    2016 Ocean Heatwave Killed 30 Percent of the Great Barrier Reef  SmithsonianHeat waves are roasting reefs, but some corals may be resilient  Science NewsGlobal Warming May Have Transformed Coral Reefs - But New Research Says Some Remained Resilient  Tech TimesHey, climate-change mitigators, you can start right now, with the Great Barrier Reef!  Washington PostFull coverag […]

  • Our Relationship With Earth Is Toxic — These Women Are Working To Change That
    on April 20, 2018 at 4:29 pm

    Our Relationship With Earth Is Toxic — These Women Are Working To Change That  Refinery29Why Astronauts Can't Get High in Space — Yet  InverseWhat is NASA Doing About Space Communications?  Great Lakes LedgerFull coverag […]

  • Orbital ATK names new launcher, selects upper stage engine
    on April 20, 2018 at 3:57 pm

    Orbital ATK names new launcher, selects upper stage engine  Spaceflight NowOrbital ATK's place in space  CompositesWorldOrbital ATK name next-generation rocket  Week FactsFull coverag […]

  • Image: Henderson Island
    on April 20, 2018 at 2:33 pm

    Image: Henderson Island  Phys.OrgCompost Girl: Let's celebrate Earth Day together  Napa Valley RegisterSatellite snaps image of uninhabited Pacific island covered in plastic  Siliconrepublic.comFull coverag […]

  • Scientists Discover How to Bend and Stretch Diamonds—the Hardest Natural Material
    on April 20, 2018 at 2:27 pm

    Scientists Discover How to Bend and Stretch Diamonds—the Hardest Natural Material  NewsweekNanotechnologists Discover How Diamonds Bend When Turned Into Ultrafine Needles  Tech TimesHere's How Scientists Bent Diamonds  GizmodoFull coverag […]

  • The 19 Small Ways That NASA Will Try To Save The Earth
    on April 20, 2018 at 2:00 pm

    The 19 Small Ways That NASA Will Try To Save The Earth  ForbesFull coverag […]

  • Lyrid Meteor Shower 2018 Peaks This Weekend: What to Expect
    on April 20, 2018 at 10:49 am

    Lyrid Meteor Shower 2018 Peaks This Weekend: What to Expect  Space.comThe Lyrid meteor shower peaks Saturday night: Viewing tips  Washington PostLyrid meteor shower 2018: When to see the shooting stars this weekend  NJ.comLyrid meteor shower to put on dazzling display early on Earth Day  AccuWeather.comFull coverag […]

  • Will the Moon Really Glow Green Tonight?
    on April 20, 2018 at 9:52 am

    Will the Moon Really Glow Green Tonight?  NewsweekA 'Rare' Green Moon To Appear On 4/20? Sorry Social Media Hoaxed Us Again!  Tech TimesGreen moon hoax will leave many disappointed tonight  SlashGearFull coverag […]

  • Earth's mammals have shrunk dramatically, and humans are to blame
    on April 19, 2018 at 6:04 pm

    Earth's mammals have shrunk dramatically, and humans are to blame  Washington PostPeople killed off the biggest mammals, and we're still doing it  NBCNews.comMammals Have Been Shrinking for Thousands of Years and It's All Humans' Fault  NewsweekBody size downgrading of mammals over the late Quaternary  Science MagazineThe more humans spread, the smaller other mammals get. Elephants, rhinos and hippos had better watch out  Los Angeles TimesFull coverag […]