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Sails with the Northern Lights in Awesome Video

Daredevil Paraglider Sails with the Northern Lights in Awesome Video
By Jesse Emspak, Space.com Contributor | January 29, 2016 10:30am ET

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From UCSC via SPACE.com: "Strange Superfast 'Cannonball' Star Likely Blasted from Supernova"

UC Santa Cruz

January 25, 2016
Sarah Lewin, Staff Writer at SPACE.com

A star with an unusual history is racing through the galaxy at breakneck speed — most likely blasted away by a… 1,147 more words

Basic Research

From SPACE.com: "Mysteriously Powerful Particles from Solar Explosions Unveiled in New Study"

SPACE.com

January 25, 2016
Calla Cofield


A photo of a solar eruption from Oct. 14, 2012, as seen by NASA’s Solar Dynamic Observatory. Credit: NASA/SDO… 1,253 more words

Basic Research

From SPACE.com: "Worldwide Telescope Network Will Take Best-Ever Images of Black Holes"

SPACE.com

January 08, 2016
Calla Cofield


An image from a simulation showing how matter might be moved around in the extreme environment around a black hole. 1,100 more words

Basic Research

From Space.com: "Visible Light from a Black Hole Spotted by Telescope, a First"

SPACE.com

January 06, 2016
Charles Q. Choi

For the first time, astronomers have seen dim flickers of visible light from near a black hole, researchers with an international science team said. 761 more words

Basic Research

From space.com: "Direct Imaging: The Next Big Step in the Hunt for Exoplanets"

SPACE.com

December 31, 2015
Nola Taylor Redd


This false-color composite image traces the motion of the planet Fomalhaut b, a world captured by direct imaging. 770 more words

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