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By Sabrina Stierwalt on June 26, 2019 in
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If stars are balls of gas, then why do we draw them as pointed or spiky objects? more with Sabrina from @quickdirtytips #365DaysOfAstro

By Paul M. Sutter on May 23, 2019 in
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The first stars were weird. What’s the connection between the first stars and giant black holes? Was every galaxy once a quasar?

By Fraser Cain on April 25, 2019 in
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One of the most beautiful and scientifically interesting objects in space are the globular clusters, containing hundreds of thousands of stars. What are they and where did they come from?

By Richard B. Drumm on January 9, 2019 in
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Colliding Stars Spill Radioactive Waste Into the Universe. @unawe #spacescoop at #365DaysOfAstro

By Richard B. Drumm on September 26, 2018 in
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When looked at with X-ray telescopes, they shone as bright as a million suns combined. #spacescoop @unawe at #365DaysOfAstro

By Astronomy Cast on August 27, 2018 in
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Let’s start the clock again, and see what happens to the smallest stars in the Universe; and what happens to the largest.

By Fraser Cain on August 17, 2018 in
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We hear about discoveries of exoplanets every day. So how long will it take us to find another planet like Earth?

By Fraser Cain on August 10, 2018 in
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The stars look static in the sky, but are they moving? How fast, and how do we know?