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Event: Stargazing Nights

Event: Stargazing Nights

Frosty Drew Nature Center & Observatory Events

When: Fri, Oct 18, 2019 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Welcome to the Frosty Drew Observatory Stargazing Nights! Tonight we will open the Observatory and Sky Theatre at 7:00 offering fabulous astronomy experiences. Read about it....
  • By: Frosty Drew Nature Center & Observatory Events
  • On: Sat, 20 Jul 2019 10:12:47 EDT

Top Space Stories of the Week!

Top Space Stories of the Week!

Reported by Space.com

These are the top space stories this week from Space.com....
  • By: Doris Elin Urrutia
  • On: Sat, 19 Oct 2019 05:50 +0000

Jupiter's Great Red Spot: Our Solar System's Most Famous Storm

Jupiter's Great Red Spot: Our Solar System's Most Famous Storm

Reported by Space.com

It's been a great, enormous storm for more than a 100 years. But will Jupiter's Great Red Spot last much longer? ...
  • By: JoAnna Wendel
  • On: Fri, 18 Oct 2019 23:04 +0000

NASA to Provide Coverage of Key Events at 70th International Astronautical Congress

NASA to Provide Coverage of Key Events at 70th International Astronautical Congress

Reported by NASA Breaking News

NASA will provide live coverage on NASA Television of key events at the 70th International Astronautical Congress (IAC), which takes place Oct. 21-25 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington....
  • By: NASA Breaking News
  • On: Fri, 18 Oct 2019 17:48 EDT

Parachutes, Abort Engines Are Key Challenges for SpaceX's Crew Dragon Capsule

Parachutes, Abort Engines Are Key Challenges for SpaceX's Crew Dragon Capsule

Reported by Space.com

Elon Musk and Jim Bridenstine came together recently to discuss the remaining challenges for Commercial Crew....
  • By: Rod Pyle
  • On: Fri, 18 Oct 2019 21:00 +0000

Success! NASA Confirms the Mole is Working Again.

Reported by Universe Today

After months of setbacks, NASA says that the InSight Lander’s Mole is working again. InSight landed on Mars on Nov. 26 2018 in Elysium Planitia. Its mission is to study the interior of the planet, to learn about how Mars and other rocky planets forme...
  • By: Universe Today
  • On: Fri, 18 Oct 2019 20:16 +0000