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Astrophysics picture of the day for November 14, 2018
Picture of the Day
What's inside this cosmic cave? A stellar nursery 10 light-years deep. The featured skyscape is dominated by dusty Sh2-155, the Cave...
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Science on the Cusp: Sounding Rockets Head North
Gazing up at the night sky from the edge of the Norwegian sea, you know you’re in an unusual place. The frigid winds stream across an open sky, painted by the dance of the northern lights. Outer...
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