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Portfolio: SPACE.com

For many years I have written for SPACE.com, the world’s biggest space news website, about a wide variety of topics. Follow this link to read my exclusive about… 25 more words

3 for 1: Space Station Eyes Hurricanes Lester, Madeline and Gaston

Cameras outside the International Space Station spied on Hurricanes Lester, Madeline and Gaston as they whisked across the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans on Aug. 30. 171 more words


From SPACE.com- "Asteroid Defense: Scanning the Sky for Threats From Space"


July 28, 2016
Elizabeth Howell

This graphic shows all of the potentially hazardous asteroids (and their orbital paths) around Earth (not to scale). As of 2013, scientists had counted over 1,400 of these potentially hazardous asteroids. 1,173 more words

Basic Research

Move Over, 'Star Trek' — Hubble Telescope Sees the Real Final Frontier

Just in time for the new “Star Trek” movie arrival in theaters this weekend, the Hubble Space Telescope released its latest image from its “Frontier Fields” program. 302 more words


From Stanford: "Stanford researchers help to explain how stars are born, cosmic structures evolve"

Stanford University

July 6, 2016
Manuel Gnida

An international team of scientists including Stanford researchers unveiled new findings on understanding the dynamic behavior of galaxy clusters and ties to cosmic evolution. 1,117 more words

Basic Research

From SPACE.com: "The Universe's First Galaxies May Light Up Its Dark Ages"


June 28, 2016
Nola Taylor Redd

Shown in this artist’s impression, CR7 is one of the bright galaxies of the early universe and may contain some of the first generations of stars. 615 more words

Basic Research