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Astronomy on Tap in St. Louis

On Monday, Sept. 24, stargazers in St. Louis had a wonderful treat – they were able to relax with their favorite brews and talk astronomy! CosmoQuest’s Dr. Andres Plazas hosted Astronomy on Tap at Urban Chestnut in the Grove. The crowd of about 35 was enthusiastic and enjoyed the event as Professor Ryan Ogliore discussed […]

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Carnival of Space #575

Carnival of Space #575

This week’s Carnival of Space is hosted by me, Susie Murph, over at Universe Today at this link, but this week I’ve also listed all the stories below, in honor of the IAU! The Atlantic An Asteroid named Aretha Universe Today: The Sun is Actually One of the Most Difficult Places to Reach in the […]

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More than 2000 International Events Planned for Asteroid Day

Asteroid Day, the official United Nations’ day of global awareness and education about asteroids, has announced worldwide events for the week of 25-30 June. Co-founded by astrophysicist and famed musician Dr. Brian May of the rock group Queen, Apollo 9 astronaut Rusty Schweickart, filmmaker Grig Richters, and B612 president Danica Remy, Asteroid Day began with […]

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