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May 16, 2022

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Space.com

Black holes are constantly churning as gas orbits around it surface, or event horizon, but still images don’t really show this churn. So scientists dream of movies produced by repeatedly imaging …

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Space.com

Astronauts at the International Space Station enjoyed stunning views of the lunar eclipse on the night of May 15. European astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti shared several snapshots on Twitter today (May 16), showing different stages of the lunar …

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Space.com

Turns out the sound of beauty is audible from space. The Eurovision 2022 song contest finale got a special call-in Saturday (May 14) from the International Space Station (ISS) from European astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti, who hails from this year’s …

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Space.com

NASA will issue an update about one of its Red Planet missions this week, and you can listen to the event live. The agency will issue an update to reporters about the InSight Mars lander on Tuesday (May 17) at 2 p.m. EDT (1800 GMT), and you can listen …

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Space.com

The first total lunar eclipse of 2022 has arrived, with the Super Flower Blood Moon expected to thrill skywatchers across the nightside of Earth. This eclipse overnight tonight and early Monday (May 15 to 16) takes place during the so-called Flower …

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USA TODAY

The Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha’apai underwater volcano, around 40 miles north of the Tongan capital of Nuku’alofa, erupted on January 15, creating powerful tsunami waves and covering much of the Pacific nation in ash, destroying homes and killing at least three …

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The New York Times

In this lesson, students will learn how NASA is “sonifying” the universe and how these sounds might change our understanding of the most enigmatic entity in the cosmos.

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Phys.Org

Like Earth, planetary bodies such as the moon, Mars, asteroids and comets contain substantial deposits of valuable resources. This has caught the attention of both researchers and industry, with hopes of one day mining them to support a space economy.

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Space.com

The powerful Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha’apai volcanic eruption in January 2022 triggered stronger-than-hurricane winds in the highest layer of Earth’s atmosphere, challenging scientists’ understanding of the influence our planet has on outer space.

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Florida Today

Boeing’s Starliner capsule sits atop a United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket at Cape Canaveral Space. Space is important to us and that’s why we’re working to bring you top coverage of …

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