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This Week in Astronomy 2/15-2/21 2014 This Week in Astronomy 2/15-2/21 2014 Pavlína Fryszová

"Philosophy [nature] is written in that great book whichever is before our eyes -- I mean the universe -- but we cannot understand it if we do not first learn the language and grasp the symbols in which it is written. The book is written in mathematical language, and the symbols are triangles, circles and other geometrical figures, without whose help it is impossible to comprehend a single word of it; without which one wanders in vain through a dark labyrinth."
"The sun, with all those planets revolving around it and dependent on it, can still ripen a bunch of grapes as if it had nothing else in the universe to do."
― Galileo Galilei



NASA's Chandra Sees Runaway Pulsar Firing an Extraordinary Jet

RXTE Reveals the Cloudy Cores of Active Galaxies

NASA's NuSTAR Untangles Mystery of How Stars Explode

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With A Deadly Embrace, 'Spidery' Pulsars Consume Their Mates

Survey: 1 in 4 Americans Don't Know Earth Orbits the Sun. Yes, Really.

Huge asteroid to zip safely passed earth on Monday (Feb 17)


Zooniverse Reaches One Million Volunteers

Hubble Watches Stars' Clockwork Motion In Nearby Galaxy

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NASA solves mystery of jelly doughnut rock on Mars: 'We drove over it'

ESA selects planet hunting PLATO mission

# Galileo, #AsteroidFlyby are trending in #Astronomy This Week




Oleg Kotov


Oleg Kotov, Soyuz, Commander: 149 Days in Space

Mike Hopkins, Flight Engineer: 149 Days in Space

Sergey Ryazanskiy, Flight Engineer: 149 Days in Space

Rick Mastracchio, Flight Engineer: 107 Days in Space

Mikhail Tyurin, Flight Engineer: 107 Days in Space

Koichi Wakata, Flight Engineer: 107 Days in Space



How to Build a Habitable Planet: The Story of Earth from the Big Bang to Humankind by Charles H. Langmuir. ISBN13:9780691140063
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Russian Space Agency Joins Instagram
To Visit - http://instagram.com/roscosmosofficial Three Pioneers in the new Race of SpacePlanet Labs - http://www.planet-labs.com/ UrtheCast - http://www.urthecast.com/ Skybox Imaging - http://www.skyboximaging.com/


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