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Where on here is the K-T boundary? And what is that big white one?
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Or here: http://www.jstor.org/stable/25780704?seq=1#page_scan_tab_contents

Sci-Hub should have the article. I'll grab it later.
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A "powers of 10" thing.
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The real Powers of Ten:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0fKBhvDjuy0

A film by Charles & Ray Eames. Narration by MIT astrophysicist Dr. Philip Morrison.
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They say you can fit 1.3 million earths inside the sun but I don't think anyone has actually tried.
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Is there 1.3m in there?? 
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Plz vote Lizard Nimoy.
A British government agency recently asked the Internet to suggest a name for a $287 million polar research ship. The top suggestion? The R.S.S. Boaty McBoatface. People are understandably disappoi…
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That's my house on the left (photo by Tore Ofteness 2003).
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I can see Electric Avenue if I squint.
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I suppose donating your body to science is one way to become a science.
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Greetings to you all, This post will be a description of my experience in the WAS program (If you are not familiar with this program please refer to the link provided at the bottom of the page or my previous blog post title...
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Please remember to read the warning label and sign the waiver before using the temporal rift generator. 
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    B.S. Physics
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Hi. My name is Brad and I'm an astroholic. Carpe Noctem.
Introduction
Brad Snowder is an astronomer and a graduate of WWU with a bachelor of science degree in Physics with minors in astronomy and math, and with a master's degree in Science Education. He holds the Astronomical League's certificates for the Herschel 400 (cert. #89) and the Messier (cert. #737) deep sky observing programs.

Brad is an astronomy instructor at WWU and Whatcom Community College. In the past he has also taught astronomy courses for Skagit Valley College and for Northwest Indian College.

Being part Choctaw Indian, Brad has long had a special interest in preserving American Indian and other cultural starlore.
 
Brad has managed the WWU Planetarium since 1995.

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I can moonwalk backwards.
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Washington Aerospace Scholars (WAS)
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Greetings to you all, This post will be a description of my experience in the WAS program (If you are not familiar with this program please

New planetarium system reaches for the stars | Western Today
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Harriet Spanel speaks at the dedication ceremony for the new state-of-the art digital projection system at Western Washington University's p

The life and death of Buran, the USSR shuttle built on faulty assumptions
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After concluding the US Shuttle was a weapons platform, the USSR wanted its own.

Astro Bob | Celestial happenings you can see from your own backyard
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This map created with satellite data for 11:30 p.m. CDT May 17 shows the extent of the northern auroral oval, one of two permanent caps of a

Tina Dupuy says save our schools from creationism
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I was raised as a creationist. I'd come home from school with a brain full of evolution and an enthusiasm for T-Rex and my mother saw it as

NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory .
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Another day exploring the universe: planets, asteroids, comets, exoplanets and galaxies!

NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory: Mars rover
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NASA JPL Live @ Ustream.TV: NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory invites you to watch live and chat about everything from Mars rovers to monitor

WWU Planetarium - American Indian Moons
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American Indian tribes gave names to each of the full moons to keep track of the passing year.

Hunting, Fishing, Survival, Guns, Gear
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The best hunting, fishing, rifle and shotgun shooting, and survival information on the Internet. Check out Field and Stream's blogs, reader

Western Washington University Planetarium
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An academic facility dedicated to preserving the arts, skills, and science of astronomy, and of cultural starlore.

Western Washington University Planetarium
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An academic facility dedicated to preserving the arts, skills, and science of astronomy, and of cultural starlore.

WWU Planetarium - American Indian Starlore
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Starlore: folklore about the sky from native America.

Friends of NASA
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Building international support for peaceful space exploration & scientific discovery

Left Hemispheres: Noah's Ark (Parts 1 & 2)
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2012 (26). ▼ January (26). Friday Link Dump 1/27/12 · Faith in Doubt · Frothy Mixture: Colleges Diminish Faith · Noah's Ark (Parts 1 &am

There were dinosaurs in Noah’s Ark
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No,  no. Of course there were no dinosaurs in Noah's Ark, but we'll get to that. I find it irritating interesting that Religious Fundamen

Mars Curiosity Landing: A Cheat Sheet
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After a spectacular launch and a long cruise through the black reaches of space, the Mars Science Laboratory—better known as the Curiosity r

replacing god: Quantum mechanics gets a bit less spooky
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Quantum mechanics is a very robust theory of the small-scale phenomena in the universe. It has been repeatedly verified in the lab, and has

Atheist looks at a popular Bible verse: John 3:16 - Freethought Arizona
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Atheist looks at a popular Bible verse: John 3:16 - Freethought Arizona

Live Scope Cam « One Dumb Astronomer*
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My telescope brings all the nerds to my yard. [ *amateur ]. Subscribe via RSS · Blog · Images and Gear · Gear and DIY Astronomy · Live Scope