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By Steve Nerlich on August 22, 2018 in
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Cheap Astronomy goes around and around the issue of orbital mechanics

By Richard B. Drumm on August 15, 2018 in
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Astronomers have spotted a new contender for Dancing with the Stars! And in an unlikely place – deep space!

By Richard B. Drumm on July 31, 2018 in
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Do you live in a part of the world that experiences snowstorms or dust storms? Rosetta experienced this kind of storm for 2 years. more at #365DaysOfAstro

By Richard B. Drumm on July 13, 2018 in
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There have been over 3,700 exoplanets discovered so far. Some seriously clever techniques have been used to hunt down these alien worlds. Astronomers define a new technique to discover baby planet!

By Richard B. Drumm on June 23, 2018 in
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2004 EW95, an asteroid distant cousins with carbon trace

By Richard B. Drumm on May 26, 2018 in
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Astronomers just found a new way to turn up the radio: never mind spinning the volume knob, try spinning an SMBH, a supermassive black hole!

By Richard B. Drumm on March 28, 2018 in
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Do you know this phrase? “What goes up must come down”, but have you ever stopped to think about why? The answer is ‘gravity’.

By Richard B. Drumm on March 24, 2018 in
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Have you ever had a growth spurt? Maybe you kids have been making regular trips to stores to replace shoes that have become too tight or trousers that are too short?