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Every star we see in the sky has at least one planet orbiting it, says astronomer Sara Seager. So what do we know about these exoplanets, and how can we find out more? Seager introduces her favorite set of exoplanets and shows new technology that can help collect information about them — and even help us look for exoplanets with life.
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Five Reasons To Thank Plankton
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What if your doctor told you that your weight is somewhere between 100 and 400 lbs.? With any ordinary scale every patient can do better at home. Yet, one patient can't: the Milky Way. Even though today we peer deeper into space than ever before, our home galaxy's weight is still unknown to about a ...
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It started about five years ago with a practical chemistry question.
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Is the object a particle? A wave? Particle. No, wave. No, particle. Well, which is it? A new experiment from the Australian National University tries to answer the question. 
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Watch War and Peace: The Splendid, Epic Film Adaptation of Leo Tolstoy’s Grand Novel (1969)  One of the most lavish, spectacular films ever made. And at 451 minutes, it’s also one of the longest. 
There’s an old axiom that mediocre books make great movies and great books make for lousy movies. Mario Puzo’s bestseller The Godfather is a straightforward potboiler but Francis Ford Coppola spun it into one of the best films ever made. In contrast, F.
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The version I've watch was six hours, long dubbed in English . i guess they cut it down for it's American release. Great epic movie. Great novel!
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Wes Anderson and Stanley Kubrick frame their shots in a similar way - this was the result: "The Grand Overlook Hotel"!
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Two of my favorite directors / writers.
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#LightSail Deployment Update: Panels Wednesday, Sails Friday
LightSail Mission Managers have decided to split the spacecraft’s sail deployment sequence into two segments, following an extended checkout period that wrapped up Tuesday.
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Farewell Hyperion APOD! Flyby Image of Saturn's Sponge Moon Hyperion 
Image Credit: NASA, JPL-Caltech, SSI http://apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap150603.html
A different astronomy and space science related image is featured each day, along with a brief explanation.
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We've posted plenty here from David Bowie the singer, which stands to reason, given his prominence in the set of all possible David Bowies.
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Science Writer at SEN (Space Exploration Network) Washington Times and Universe Today. Radio broadcaster. On Twitter @astrojenny. Views are my own
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    Science Writer, present
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    Science Writer, 2013
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