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10000 Skyline Boulevard, Oakland, CA 94619-2450, USA
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In an attempt to be more like Jupiter, the Earth seems to have more than one moon. Here's a story from KTVU's Health and Science Editor, who visited Chabot Space & Science Center to talk with visitors and experts about this discovery.
Scientists say that planet Earth has many moons. John Fowler reporting for KTVU News at 5.
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Happy New Year from Chabot Space & Science Center. See Tales of the Maya Skies at Chabot's planetarium in 2012. Find out what 2012 really means to the Maya.
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Astronomy during the day, too!
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Come fly a mission with us!
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Here's a sample of the media coverage at Chabot Space & Science Center on asteroid 2055 YU55. We had 200 people visiting to watch the asteroid zip past the Earth.
Scientists ready to watch massive asteroid passing by Earth. John Fowler reports for the KTVU News at 5.
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Chabot Astronomer Conrad Jung is quoted in this USAToday article about the Quadrantid Meteor Shower. Hope your skies are clear if you're planning on staying up/getting up for the shower!
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Chabot astronomer Ben Burress blogs about learning more about asteroids, planets, The Little Prince, and gold panning. He'll tie it all up for you here.
With the New Horizons spacecraft hurtling toward its 2014 encounter with Pluto, and with the Dawn spacecraft now at its most up-close and personal encounter with Vesta, we are in the process of learni...
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Space still available for the 12th annual New Year's Eve Balloon Drop, Saturday, December 31. 1pm and 4pm slots still open for 6-12 year-olds. Happy New Year!
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Watch this short video and see what we're about!
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Chabot Space & Science Center inspires and educates students of all ages about planet Earth and the Universe. With a history dating to 1883, Chabot Space & Science Center's hands-on exhibitions, science demonstrations, full-dome digital planetarium and historic telescopes serve 60,000 students on field trips, and 160,000 visitors each year. Visit www.ChabotSpace.org for more information.
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