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Watch Asteroid Fly By Earth Today

Watch Asteroid Fly By Earth Today

A relatively large near-Earth asteroid discovered nearly three years ago will fly safely past Earth on April 19 at a distance of about 1.1 million miles (1.8 million kilometers), or about 4.6 times the distance from Earth to the moon, ...

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Hubble Shows Double Galaxy Closeup

Hubble Shows Double Galaxy Closeup

Some astronomical objects have endearing or quirky nicknames, inspired by mythology or their own appearance. Take, for example, the constellation of Orion (The Hunter), the Sombrero Galaxy, the Horsehead Nebula, or even the Milky Way. However, the vast majority of ...

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