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Space Station Gets Special SpaceX Easter Delivery

While children looked for Easter eggs on planet Earth, astronauts aboard the International Space Station received a gift from the Easter Dragon on Sunday.

Dragon, the name of the SpaceX company’s space capsule, delivered two tons of food, gear, experiments and care packages to the six men aboard the station, the Associated Press reports. 74 more words

Is Saturn Showing A Baby Bump? Inquiring Astronomers Want To Know!

Saturn might be having a menopause baby, just in time for Mother’s Day. Pictures taken last April have been published by NASA this week, and they show an unusual growth on the edge of one of Saturn’s rings. 296 more words

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Earth As Art

The USGS has a new collection in the Earth As Art series, and it’s a stunner. What a gorgeous, diverse and incredible planet we live on. 131 more words

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Interstellar Matrix

A piece of calcite tumbling through space

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Pinkie and Claire

So, every now and then, either people that I know or even the neighborhood kids will commission me to make them draw them or other little girls that they know as, you guessed it, a customized pony. 194 more words

Lunar Eclipse

I’m a student of astronomy. I have my own telescope, great astronomy software – Starry Night¬†- and look forward to those “special events” when they happen. 98 more words

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