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WATCH: Massive comet fragment blazes up in beautiful blue flames over Portugal and Spain

In Portugal, a fragment of an unidentified comet streaked through the atmosphere at a blistering 45…

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The eclipse will affect solar power in states like California that are far outside the path of totality

The solar eclipse on April 8 will impact solar power generation across North America, but utilities…

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A rare 'Devil comet' will appear during the 2024 total solar eclipse. Here's how to see the Mt. Everest-sized space rock.

Cryovolcanic Comet 12P/Pons-Brooks, aka the Devil comet or Mother of Dragons comet, may be visible …

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7 times a total solar eclipse revolutionized science

A total solar eclipse made Einstein and his theory of relativity world famous. That's not the only …

Jenny McGrath   


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4 reasons to convince your boss to let you miss work for the total solar eclipse

The total solar eclipse is in the middle of the workday this Monday. Here are 4 reasons that will c…

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Nasa astronomers says signal coming from outside our galaxy is 'unexpected and as yet unexplained'

Astronomers who were looking into the creation of the universe detected an alternative signal using…

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NASA scientists plan to bake, slice, and fire lasers at the asteroid sample from OSIRIS-REx to understand the creation of our solar system

Scientists plan to methodically examine samples from NASA's first asteroid mission, OSIRIS-REx, to …

Maiya Focht   


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The largest comet ever seen, estimated to have an 80-mile nucleus, is barreling toward the inner solar system

The comet, which is bigger than the state of Rhode Island, is hurtling toward the inner solar syste…

Yelena Dzhanova   


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Shares of Alphabet fall 8 pc after Google rollout of AI search features

Shares of Alphabet fell 8 per cent on Wednesday after the Google parent company unveiled new artifi…

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Astronomers spot the biggest cosmic explosion ever seen, and it's 100 times the size of our solar system

The blast, which is 2 trillion times brighter than the sun, may have been caused by a supermassive …

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Skywatching on April 30: Venus and Jupiter will look like they are about to collide

The alignment will be visible for the next few days and you will be able to see the four planets…

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A mysterious green comet is approaching Earth and could be visible to the naked eye soon. Here's how to see it.

Comet Nishimura is already visible with small telescopes. If it survives the sun, it will be visibl…

Marianne Guenot   


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Two dozen superhabitable planets identified — some older, a little larger, slightly warmer and possibly wetter than Earth

Researchers have identified two dozen planets outside our solar system that may have conditions mor…

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The mysterious interstellar object 'Oumuamua was a chunk of planet from another solar system, a new study says

Some astronomers think space object 'Oumuamua could have been an alien spaceship. But new research …

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A Sun-like star and two exoplanets 300 light-years away could reveal how Earth’s solar system came to be

The Very Large Telescope (VLT) has caught the first-ever direct photograph of a solar system that l…

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NASA captures an exploding comet on its hunt for planets outside our solar system

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) was on the hunt for planets outside our …

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A Millennium Falcon-shaped comet heading toward Earth is so bright you'll able to see it with your naked eye, say astronomers

The comet, known as Comet 12P/Pons-Brooks, abruptly brightened 100-fold on July 20 as plumes of deb…

Ellie Zolfagharifard   


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Second mysterious interstellar space object to fly through our solar system has an official name

Now it officially has a name — 2I/Borisov. The 2I represents that it’s the second interstellar…

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Astronomers are urging NASA to build a huge space telescope to see Earth-like worlds outside our solar system

NASA is just about to launch a groundbreaking space telescope. But a once-a-decade report asks the …

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