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NASA APOD - The Potsdam Gravity Potato.... a cool representation of Earth #science

If you have never checked out the NASA astronomy picture of the day (APOD), you should check it out. Here is a really cool post from earlier this week!! 192 more words

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The Potsdam Gravity Potato

Why do some places on Earth have higher gravity than others? Sometimes the reason is unknown. To help better understand the Earth’s surface, sensitive measurments by the orbiting satellites… 212 more words

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An Open Chatbot for Astronomy: @botastro

Hubot is an open source chatbot created by GitHub. It’s used by various companies, groups, and other techie types, to control systems, gather information, and put moustaches on things – all via chat interfaces. 362 more words

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Portrait of NGC 281

Look through the cosmic cloud cataloged as NGC 281

from APOD http://ift.tt/1zBXmQP
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Galileo s Europa Remastered

Looping through the Jovian system in the late 1990s, the

from APOD http://ift.tt/1vnilHS
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Io and Callisto Mutual Event

A 24 minute sequence from top to bottom,

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