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What others say: Americans still reaching for the stars? We beat the Soviet Union (now Russia) to the moon. We've sent unmanned crafts to Mars. We've sent craft toward Jupiter. Our satellites roam the nightly skies.So when there's an accident involving a rocket, such as the one involving an unmanned...
Antarctica: Mystery continent holds key to mankinds future

...raising hope that life might once have existed in other extreme environments such as Mars or is even now hidden below the ice of Jupiter's moon Europa."This is one of the more extreme places where you could expect to find life. It's even here," said...

...up alongside 67P in August.Now Rosetta and the comet are flying in tandem at 41,000 mph between the orbits of Mars and Jupiter, 500 million kilometers (311 million miles) from Earth. The vast distance means the European Space Agency has to rely on...
Thunderbolts for Jupiter: Is Mount Redoubt a god or goddess? You be the judge

...from Vulcan's forge as he beat out thunderbolts for Jupiter, king of the gods, and weapons for Mars, the Proof: Vulcan was making thunderbolts for Jupiter. Jupiter must have alerted Mercury, too, because within a...
Jupiter Ascending

Opens Friday, Feb 6, 2015 Synopsis: Mila Kunis stars as Jupiter Jones, an everyday girl in the future whose life takes an unexpected turn when an ex-soldier (Channing Tatum) comes looking for her in hopes that she can live up to her destiny as the savior of the universe. Andy and Lana Wachowski once again dip their feet into sci-fi territory with this sprawling Warner Bros. epic. ~ Jeremy Wheeler, Rovi Cast: Channing Tatum, Mila Kunis, Sean Bean, Eddie Redmayne, Douglas Booth Movie Details Play Trailer Buy Tickets Movie Review

Births, news and notes

...Midwifery in Soldotna. She weighed 8 pounds and measured 19 3/4 inches. Her grandparents are Joseph and Lynn Robertia of Jupiter, Fla., and Bill and Russet Morrow of North Attleboro, Mass.Taylor and Ashleigh Adams of Kenai announce the birth of their...
School Briefs

...Chrissy Hodo, Hannah Braden; Franky's Adventure - Leroy Evarts, Bryce Zimmer, Owen Winfrey, Cameron Prior; Future Jupiter - Payton Rusk, Grace Wahl, Gavin Haakenson, Zachary Conrad; The Time Pad - Ryan Hill, Danielle Kjostad, Trayce Lyon...

...have use mnemonic devices to remember their names. The outrage! How could they not remember Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune and ... Grumpy, Bashful, Prancer, Vixen ..."That's where he finally nodded off. I'm...
The Sky Guy

...visible will be Mars at its best. It'll be joined by Venus and Jupiter early this fall and Saturn later this year. The red planet...stone, as many moons are spherical and a few (our moon, Jupiter's moons Io, Europa, Ganymede and Callisto and Saturn's...
Individually, together we can make the future better for all

In the not-so-distant past, the year 2001 was thought of in science fiction terms. Space held the future. Trips to Jupiter, flying cars and even a model society were reckoned to become the norm in the Third Millennium, if the world didn't destroy...


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