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  • How to get to Mars

    Spirit, MER-A (Mars Exploration Rover — A), is a robotic rover on Mars, active from 2004 to 2010. It was one of two rovers of NASA’s ongoing Mars Exploration Rover Mission. It landed successfully on Mars on January 4, 2004, three weeks before its twin, Opportunity (MER-B), landed on the other side of the planet. The rover became stuck in late 2009, and its last communication with Earth was sent on March 22, 2010. The rover completed its planned mission. […]

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  • Planet Behind the Moon?

    Planet behind the Moon or Hoax? Using a Canon Binocular you can see footage of an object behind the Moon, or can you? Admittedly this is a compelling view, but is it true, I was enjoying this video until the presenter started in with advertising his radio show YouTube and FaceBook. Than the binocular became a telescope….So…which was it a binocular or a telescope? Never-the less I continue to watch the video to find out why it had so many […]

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  • Welcome To The Universe

    Welcome to the Universe. Most of us are too busy in our daily lives to pay much attention to the stars, and yet we are part of this Universe. Stephen hawking said: We are just an advanced breed of monkeys on a minor star. But we can understand the Universe. That makes us something very special. Religious believes and astrology permeates our daily lives and it is hard to know fact from fiction and prevents us from promoting the real […]

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  • New Views of the Skies

    The invention of the telescope-That amazing instrument that proved to be Mankind’s gateway to the Universe. After that day 400 years ago when Galileo Galilei pointed his homemade telescope to the stars Astronomy will never be the same again. If you don’t know who invented the telescope you must watch this video to find out! Enjoy and share…

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  • Telescopes of The Future

    Telescopes of The Future

    This is the last video in a series of videos released by NASA. As you will see the telescopes of the future all have one thing in common, they are monstrous in size. I am lucky to live in one of the countries where there is one of these giants,Australia. Australia and South Africa are to share the world’s biggest telescope – the Square Kilometre Array due to be fully operational by 2024. The future … the Square Kilometre Array […]

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  • Lenticular Galaxy

    Lenticular Galaxy (M85) Messier 85 object. Here we have Mike Merrifield explaining the different Galaxies in a very simple to understand format. We have learned before in other videos that there are different Galaxies, Spiral Galaxy, Electrical Galaxy etc. A Lenticular Galaxy is not as pretty as the others, and we all know that the most beautiful Galaxy is the Spiral, in fact 80% of Galaxies are Spiral. Lenticular means “land-shape”. Enjoy and share….

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  • Andromeda Galaxy

    Andromeda Galaxy

    Of all the Messier Objects Andromeda Galaxy(M31) is the largest and brightest in the sky. You can just about see it with the naked eye if you know where to look. Every one who has a telescope has seen it. Andromeda is a Spiral Galaxy. After the great debate of 1920, it was Mr Hubble who finally put to rest in 1925 the arguments of the earlier debate about how far Andromeda was from us. It was measured at 2.5 […]

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  • Spiky Stars?

    An easy explanation of the reason why we see stars with a spiky like halo around them. Apparently it all has to do with telescopes and the mirrors within them. Just an interesting topic that discusses : diffraction” and it’s effects. If you are someone who likes to know how things work this video is for you. Hare if you like it…

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  • Mira

    Mira a true shooting star is one of the best looking stars in the sky. Nasa’s Galaxy Evolution Explorer,( an Earth orbiting explorer ) gave astronomers a pleasant surprise when it sent back some of the most intriguing images of a shooting star with hidden secrets. This video gives us an example of stellar recycling by tracking the journey of this true shooting star and it’s slow death. Enjoy and share…

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  • Celestial Peace

    Celestial Peace

    Looking for a peaceful 10 minutes? Than this is a MUST watch video. Beautiful music for my hears and spectacular visual for my eyes. A feast for the senses! Enjoy and share! Here is some peaceful music for you. Omyma/The Healing Whisper Price: $4.99 Like it share with your friends

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