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...telescope viewing, although magnifying devices won't be necessary; the eclipse will be easily visible with the naked eye. Astronomers are urging stargazers to simply look to the east.In Los Angeles, Griffith Observatory also will serve up Beethoven's...
Antarctica: Mystery continent holds key to mankinds future

...the continent to study what people would have to go through if they visited Mars. The dry air also makes it perfect for astronomers to peer deep into space and into the past.During a recent trip to Deception Island, Peter Convey, an ecologist for the...
Bright night light

...professional and amateur astronomers worldwide. Among the puzzles astronomers are still working to the amateur British astronomer Edwin Holmes. Unlike During that time, astronomers will continue to learn...

...and I can understand the astronomers' decision, but Glynn was...that mean?""I'm not an astronomer, Glynn," I told him...didn't seem to bother those astronomers that Pluto lies on its side...collision in space. Are the astronomers going to start getting rid...
Refuge notebook: Dark skies, new telescope cause for celebration

...a look through the scope with local astronomers Andy Veh and Kathy East, we'll delve...amazing celestial objects our visiting astronomers will train their scopes on at the event...the sky with our rangers and visiting astronomers next Friday, March 1st at the Refuge...
Christmas convergence

...While the pregnancies of the two progressed, astronomic wonders were observed far from Jerusalem. A small group of astronomers in the east saw a star they felt signified the birth of a king. They embarked on a long journey to herald the newborn king...
The Sky Guy

...our closest approach on Nov. 6. Mars will move across Taurus in February and March and through Gemini in April and May. Astronomers like to be close to Mars to observe it because we can only see it when Earth and Mars are on the same side of the sun, or...
Water: Thirst is humanity's common trait

...grandkids had a grand time. It was far from being a water park but fun all the same. Water is wonderful at a time like that. Astronomers are constantly making new discoveries in space. In our own solar system, they search for one common thing, water. Living...
Logical: Creation makes more sense than evolution to writer

...should find a new theory. The likelihood of evolution being true was compared by Sir Fred Hoyle, a well-known scientist and astronomer of his day, to ?a tornado sweeping through a junkyard and correctly assembling a 747.? I would like to end with a note...
Knives, guns and other tools that had previously been out of reach.The first report of the use of a compass for navigation was written by Chinese astronomer and mathematician Shen Kua in 1086. Four hundred years later, the magnetic compass was in common use aboard ships on the...


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