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What Is a 'Morning Star,' and What Is an 'Evening Star'? - Space.com


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What Is a 'Morning Star,' and What Is an 'Evening Star'?
Space.com
Originally, the terms "morning star" and "evening star" applied only to the brightest planet of all, Venus. Far more dazzling than any of the actual stars in the sky, Venus does not appear to twinkle, but instead glows with a steady, silvery light. The ...

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Artistic space odyssey to broadcast people's messages to the stars - EurekAlert (press release)


EurekAlert (press release)

Artistic space odyssey to broadcast people's messages to the stars
EurekAlert (press release)
Within 21 hours of transmission, the signal will have travelled deeper into space than mankind's first message to the stars, Voyager 1, which was launched in 1977. Project Coordinator Paul Quast said Polaris was chosen as the destination because of its ...

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Space and Technology Review: Our Home Among the Stars - Singularity Hub


Singularity Hub

Space and Technology Review: Our Home Among the Stars
Singularity Hub
At Singularity University, space is one of our Global Grand Challenges (GGCs). The GGCs are defined as billion-person problems. They include, for example, water, food, and energy and serve as targets for the innovation and technologies that can make ...

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Space telescope captures stunning image of 'dazzling diamonds' - the brightest stars in the galaxy - Washington Times


Washington Times

Space telescope captures stunning image of 'dazzling diamonds' - the brightest stars in the galaxy
Washington Times
But far away - very far away - the brightest stars in the galaxy shine with a brilliance that even awes astronomers. The NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope has captured just such an image, in a star cluster named Trumpler 14, some 8,000 light years away.
Star Cluster Sparkles Like Jewels in Hubble Telescope View (Photo, Video)Space.com
Hubble Space Telescope captures amazing images of Trumper 14 cluster stars EIGHTY times bigger than the sunMirror.co.uk
Hubble shows some of the galaxy's biggest, brightest starsEngadget
Astronomy Now Online -Financial Express
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Strange Superfast 'Cannonball' Star Likely Blasted from Supernova - Space.com


Space.com

Strange Superfast 'Cannonball' Star Likely Blasted from Supernova
Space.com
"You're looking at this very, very, very rare star that's moving at cannonball velocity," study co-author Bruce Margon, an astronomer at UCSC, told Space.com. "That got us thinking — maybe there's something about it being a dwarf carbon star that has ...

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