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Feb 13 — Universe Today
Still looking for the right card for your sweetheart this Valentine's Day? Why not do it in cosmic proportion by getting NASA on your side? The tender-hearted folks at agency may have just what you're looking for.The staff at the New Horizons mission headquarters offers...Feb 13 — SPACE.com
A new Star Wars TV Series is coming ... in LEGO. Not only that, there's a new lightsaber called the Kyber Saber.Feb 13 — SPACE.com
Star Wars remixes and tribute songs filled the air as crowds of dressed-up fans and their parents (and children) packed into the learning center Feb. 12 to kick off "Science, Sabers and Star Wars," a weekend-long celebration of the movies' world.Feb 13 — SPACE.com
The next commercial cargo mission to the International Space Station is being delayed by mold.Feb 13 — Universe Today
The Obama Administration has announced its new Federal budget and is proposing to cut NASA’s Fiscal Year 2017 Budget to $19 billion by carving away significant funding for deep space exploration, whereas the overall US Federal budget actually increases to over $4.1 trillion.This 2017...Feb 12 — Universe Today
In the 2nd century CE, Greek-Egyptian astronomer Claudius Ptolemaeus (aka. Ptolemy) compiled a list of the then-known 48 constellations. His treatise, known as the Almagest, would be used by medieval European and Islamic scholars for over a thousand years to come. Thanks to the development of...