Facebook: What Is Your Favorite Constellation and Why?

Facebook: What Is Your Favorite Constellation and Why?

What Is Your Favorite Constellation and Why? Welcome back and thanks for checking out the second Facebook Fan question in our new series: Astronomy Q&A – powered by the greatest Facebook Fans in the Universe! If you’re interested in participating in future questions, Like our Facebook Page and stay tuned for more Astronomy Q&A sessions. I posed a question to the Fans of my Facebook page Astronomy is Awesome and got an unbelievable response and LOVED reading
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10 Mars Curiosity Rover Facts

10 Mars Curiosity Rover Facts

  For more information on the Mars Curiosity Rover, check out our article: 10 Cool Facts About The Mars Curiosity Rover 10 Mars Curiosity Rover Facts Mars Curiosity Rover Fact #10: Slow to Roll The Curiosity Rover has been on Mars over 1,100 days and hasn’t traveled more than 12 miles from its landing site.     Mars Curiosity Rover Fact #9: Human or Robot? The Curiosity Rover has all the parts needed to be human; a computer
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4 Cool Facts About the Hourglass Nebula

4 Cool Facts about the Hourglass Nebula The Hourglass has such a unique, interesting and mostly just plain out cool structure which resembles that of an hourglass (as seen from the upper view) that we feel it’s worthy of a deeper look. These 4 cool facts about the Hourglass Nebula should help to provide more detail into what makes it exciting, outside of just its stunning shape. The Hourglass Nebula happens to be the most
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Facebook: What’s your Favorite Planet in our Solar System, Besides Earth?

What’s your Favorite Planet in our Solar System, Besides Earth? Our amazing solar system that surrounds our star, Sol, is by far one of the most special solar systems in the Universe, if not the single most special one. Our solar system is the only known solar system to host life – despite countless other solar systems our there that we’ve only just begun studying. Yes, we think our solar system is special and unique, but imagine
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Facebook: If You Could Travel Anywhere in the Universe, Where Would You Go and Why?

If You Could Travel Anywhere in the Universe… Where Would You Go and Why? Please enjoy the inaugural Facebook Astronomy Q&A session, from the most awesome Facebook Fans in the World! If you’re interested in participating in future questions, Like our Facebook Page and stay tuned for more Astronomy Q&A sessions. I posed a question to the Fans of my Facebook page Astronomy is Awesome and got an overwhelming response. I love all of the
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4 Cool Facts About the Crab Nebula

4 Cool Facts About the Crab Nebula The Crab Nebula was created from a supernova explosion which was witnessed in 1054, one of the largest of history. At that time it was the brightest object in the night sky even more than Venus and was visible even in the daytime for almost 23 days. As a result, Crab Pulsar which is only the size of a small city, was the first neutron star to be
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4 Cool Facts About the Cat’s Eye Nebula

Cat’s Eye Nebula This is a fascinating astronomical object found in the Draco constellation. This nebula is surprisingly gaseous and not of the typical stellar state. This nebula is the focus of extensive research and studies by Scientists, Astronomers and even Astrophysicists. As they study the radio waves and wavelengths, every part of the Cat’s Eye Nebula has been studied thoroughly through the Hubble Space Telescope. The Cat’s Eye Nebula was discovered by William Herschel
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4 Cool Facts About the Carina Nebula

4 Cool Facts About the Carina Nebula

4 Cool Facts About the Carina Nebula Our universe is a fascinating place, with every other mystery unfolding before our eyes, there are many more to come. The Carina Nebula is one of the many fascinating and astounding discoveries of nature; it is a star-forming region in the Sagittarian wing of the Milky Way. It is approximately 7,500 light years from Earth. The Chandra X-Ray Observatory has so far discovered nearly 14,000 stars in the
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4 Cool Facts about Starlight and Fusion

4 Cool Facts about Starlight and Fusion This Universe of full of so many incredible phenomena occurring nearly every day that it comes as little surprise to find that a lot of us are fascinated by space and what happens there. Because of this, we’ve made a list of 4 Cool Facts about Starlight and Fusion for you! Starlight and Fusion Fact #4: Fusion Reactions The Sun is the perfect medium for fusion reactions. Nuclear
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4 Cool Facts about Shooting Stars

4 Cool Facts about Shooting Stars Twinkle, twinkle, little star… Can you imagine something you have or own that has been around since the cavemen? There are few things that we share in common, even with the dinosaurs, but one thing remains the same; a shooting star has always and will always look the same and as beautiful as you could ever imagine. Once in a while we’ve gotten lucky and have been amazed and
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