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By on March 20, 2012 in

The last two months have gone by quickly here as we’ve gone through beta and just now officially launched. In that time, you have identified over 150,000 craters and 4000 other features while supplying us with feedback on the interfaces, design, and other things. With that, we will be presenting a poster at the Lunar […]

By on March 19, 2012 in

If you poked around the site today, you may have noticed that every once in a while everything went all crazy. Around the programming team we call this “breaking the universe” or “going all Picasso.” Normally this happens when someone editing the code makes a mistake. Today the reasons were much more interesting – we […]

By on March 10, 2012 in

Each week we bring you moments in history, upcoming events, and different way you can engage in doing astronomy. This week things have stayed somewhat quiet as we work hard to launch new projects. We appreciate your patience as we work to get a bunch of awesome things ready to go out the door. Go […]

By on March 3, 2012 in

Each week we bring you moments in history, upcoming events, and different way you can engage in doing astronomy. This week things have been somewhat quiet as we work hard to launch new projects. We appreciate your patience as we work to get a bunch of awesome things ready to go out the door. History […]

By on February 27, 2012 in

Each week we bring you moments in history, upcoming events, and different way you can engage in doing astronomy. Special Announcement: The New Horizons’s mission is working to get signatures on a petition to create a stamp dedicated to the missions 2015 visit to Pluto. You can sign it by visiting change.org. History Highlights | […]