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10 Easy Night Sky Targets for Binoculars

The purpose of this list is to show that you do not always need a…

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Deep-Sky Objects in Canis Major

Canis Major may be only the 43rd biggest of the 88 recognized constellations, but it…

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10 Most Influential Optical Telescopes in Astronomy

While each successive generation of telescopes has revealed more of the Universe than we could…

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Star Facts: Alpheratz

Alpheratz (Alpha Andromedae) is the brightest star in the constellation Andromeda with an apparent visual…

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Star Facts: Epsilon Pegasi

Enif (Epsilon Pegasi) is a massive, highly evolved orange giant, and the brightest star in…

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Deep-Sky Objects: Omega Centauri

In the second century, Omega Centauri (NGC 5139) situated in the constellation of Centaurus was…

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10 Most Extreme Stars in the Universe

Our Sun is often described as an “average yellow dwarf star”, but the truth of…

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Deep-Sky Objects in Cassiopeia

Cassiopeia is the 25th largest of the 88 recognized constellations, taking up an area of…

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10 Interesting Facts about the Apollo Missions

Landing men on the Moon and bringing them all back safely to Earth was no…

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10 Interesting Facts about the Voyager 1 Probe

According to some reports, many of the mission scientists working on the Voyager space exploration…

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