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What is the biggest star in the Universe

What is the biggest star in the Universe

What is the biggest star in the Universe ✶ Astronomy Space Documentary Just look up at the night sky and it is filled with stars. But only a microscopic fraction are visible to the naked eye. In fact, there are

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Perseid Meteor Shower in 2016

Perseid Meteor Shower in 2017

Perseid meteor shower in 2016 will peak between August 12th and 13th. The Perseids are named after the constellation Perseus and are made of space debris from comet Swift-Tuttle. The Perseids can be found in the north-eastern part of the

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Where to watch Juno Spacecraft

Where to watch Juno Spacecraft Juno will begin start its main engine at 20:18 PT / 23:18 ET July 4, here’s how you can follow the mission. NASA TV will begin broadcasting live beginning 19:30 PT / 22:30 ET /

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Inside the Milky Way – Full Documentary, 720p

Inside the Milky Way

Inside the Milky Way – Full Documentary Inside the Milky Way is a beautiful documentary, that might just teach you something about our Milky Way Galaxy.  Be sure to check out more Cool Astronomy Videos

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Juno probe to arrive at Jupiter on July 4th 2016

Juno Probe

Juno probe to arrive at Jupiter on July 4th 2016 NASA’s Jupiter-bound Juno probe will arrive at its destination on July 4th 2016, upon arrival Juno will fire its main engine for 35 minutes, placing it into a polar orbit

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A Mercury Transit Music Video

A Mercury Transit Music Video What’s that small black dot moving across the Sun? Mercury. Possibly the clearest view of Mercury crossing in front of the Sun last week was from Earth orbit. The Solar Dynamics Observatory obtained an uninterrupted

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Lyrid Meteor Shower Live in 2016

Lyrid Meteor Shower

Lyrid Meteor Shower Live in 2016 Lyrid Meteor Shower is active between April 16 and April 25 yearly and it tends to peak around April 22 or April 23. The Lyrids were created by the debris from a comet named Thatcher, this

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NASA’s Curiosity Mars Rover at Namib Dune

NASA's Curiosity Mars Rover

NASA’s Curiosity Mars Rover at Namib Dune (360 view) This image of the downwind face of “Namib Dune” on Mars covers 360 degrees, including a portion of Mount Sharp on the horizon. Use the arrows in the top left, or

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Penumbral Lunar Eclipse

Penumbral Lunar Eclipse

Penumbral Lunar Eclipse will be visible March 23 2016 from most parts of Asia, Australia, North America and South America. A penumbral lunar eclipse will occur when the Earth’s shadow or umbra misses the Moon during a lunar eclipse, lunar eclipses can

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Five Planets Alignment

Five Planets Alignment

Five Planets Alignment Mercury, Venus, Mars, Jupiter and Saturn the five planets visible from Earth by the naked eye will form a line of bright points which has not happened since 2005. This alignment will be visible from southeast to south

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