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Event: Stargazing Nights

Event: Stargazing Nights

Frosty Drew Nature Center & Observatory Events

When: Friday April 19, 2019 from 7:00 - 9:00 pm

Welcome to the Frosty Drew Observatory Stargazing Nights! Tonight we will open the Observatory and Sky Theatre at 7:00 pm offering fabulous astronomy experiences. Read about it....
  • By: Frosty Drew Nature Center & Observatory Events
  • On: Thu, 10 Jan 2019 17:23:24 EST

Here's How to Share Your 'Earth Day' Photos with NASA

Here's How to Share Your 'Earth Day' Photos with NASA

Reported by Space.com

NASA has a new social media campaign to gear up its audience for Earth Day, an annual event to celebrate our planet – and the importance of protecting the environment – on April 22....
  • By: Elizabeth Howell
  • On: Fri, 19 Apr 2019 22:00 +0000

What Will the James Webb Space Telescope See? A Whole Bunch of Dust, That’s What

Reported by Universe Today

When it comes to the first galaxies, the James Webb Space Telescope will attempt to understand the formation of those galaxies and their link to the underlying dark matter. In case you didn’t know, most of the matter in our universe is invisible (a.k...
  • By: Universe Today
  • On: Fri, 19 Apr 2019 21:27 +0000

The First Molecule that was Possible in the Universe has been Seen in Space

Reported by Universe Today

It takes a rich and diverse set of complex molecules for things like stars, galaxies, planets and lifeforms like us to exist. But before humans and all the complex molecules we’re made of could exist, there had to be that first primordial molecule th...
  • By: Universe Today
  • On: Fri, 19 Apr 2019 20:28 +0000

Tickets on Sale for 'Star Trek: Deep Space Nine' Documentary 'What We Left Behind'

Tickets on Sale for 'Star Trek: Deep Space Nine' Documentary 'What We Left Behind'

Reported by Space.com

The long-awaited, crowdfunded 'DS9' documentary will screen on May 13....
  • By: Scott Snowden
  • On: Fri, 19 Apr 2019 20:00 +0000

SpaceX's Next Space Station Cargo Launch Delayed to April 30

SpaceX's Next Space Station Cargo Launch Delayed to April 30

Reported by Space.com

SpaceX has pushed back the launch of its next robotic resupply mission to the International Space Station by four days, to April 30. ...
  • By: Mike Wall
  • On: Fri, 19 Apr 2019 19:02 +0000