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Tracing Aerosols to their Smoky and Sandy SourcesThe aerosol index offers a way to see the long reach of forest fires and dust storms. [..Read More..]

Tracing Aerosols to their Smoky and Sandy SourcesThe aerosol index offers a way to see the long reach of forest fires and dust storms. [..Read More..]

Groundwater Deficit Out WestDry conditions at the surface in the continental United States are mirrored underground in many places. [..Read More..]

VIIRS Day-Night Band data is spectacular, but takes a little bit of work to visualize. [..Read More..]

To some, it may look like a portal into the distant universe. [..Read More..]

One of the most identifiable nebulae in the sky, [..Read More..]

The clouds surrounding the star system Rho Ophiuchi compose one of the closest star forming regions. [..Read More..]

NGC 253: Dusty Island Universe [..Read More..]

The Crab Pulsar, a city-sized, magnetized [..Read More..]

This alluring all-skyscape was taken 5,100 meters above sea level, [..Read More..]

Why does this starfield photograph resemble an [..Read More..]

Solar System Record: Mars Rover Drives 25 MilesNASA’s long-lived Mars rover Opportunity broke another record this weekend. In addition to 10.5 years of operations on Mars, the rover now holds the o [..Read More..]

Here are some recent striking images of our planet from the Web. [..Read More..]

New report finds that tree rings in the waterlogged ribs show the vessel was likely built around 1773, in a small shipyard near Philadelphia. [..Read More..]

The Delta Aquarid meteor shower is peaking from tonight (July 28) into Tuesday (July 29), and even if you can't catch the cosmic show in person, [..Read More..]

Chair Feels and Smells Like Human SkinAre you saying I have problems with intimacy? Continue reading → [..Read More..]

It turns out Africanized honeybees are not as deadly as their name, killer bees, may suggest. [..Read More..]

How to Avoid Being Hit By LightningSunday's fatal lightning strike at Venice Beach is a tragic reminder of how important it is to be safe during a thunderstorm. Continue reading → [..Read More..]

Monster Hawaii Telescope Construction BeginsThe construction phase of the world's biggest optical telescope has begun atop Mauna Kea, Hawaii. Continue reading → [..Read More..]

A river in China that's normally unpolluted suddenly turned blood red one morning last week. [..Read More..]

After decades, possibly centuries, at the bottom of the sea, a barnacle-crusted anchor arrived in Texas for a major cleaning. [..Read More..]

The three spacecraft — two of which are fully operational and one of which is an experimental satellite — blasted off today (July 28) from Florida [..Read More..]

The rover landed on the Red Planet in 2004 and has since driven a record 25.01 miles (40.02 km). The record was previously held by the Russian Lunokho [..Read More..]

As of Sunday (July 27), Opportunity had traveled a total of 25.01 miles on the Red Planet, NASA officials said. The record had been held by the Soviet [..Read More..]

This fall, the New York City home of NASA's space shuttle Enterprise will focus its attention on another big piece of space history: the Hubble S [..Read More..]

By peering into the haze of Saturn's huge moon Titan, scientists could learn more about how the atmospheres of alien worlds behave. [..Read More..]

Russian space officials say they've re-established contact with a capsule carrying geckos on a mission to mate in orbit. The spacecraft was feare [..Read More..]

The Delta Aquarid meteor shower is peaking from tonight (July 28) into Tuesday, and even if you can't catch the cosmic show in person, you can st [..Read More..]

Arizona-based World View, which aims to loft passengers to the stratosphere by late 2016, will start launching research and education payloads on its [..Read More..]

The final Automated Transfer Vehicle (ATV-5) named the George Lemaître Mission, after the 'father of the Big Bang', will carry double the ca [..Read More..]

The supermassive black hole at the center of a far-off galaxy is putting on a fireworks display of cosmic proportions. [..Read More..]

Tracing Aerosols to their Smoky and Sandy SourcesThe aerosol index offers a way to see the long reach of forest fires and dust storms. [..Read More..]

Groundwater Deficit Out WestDry conditions at the surface in the continental United States are mirrored underground in many places. [..Read More..]

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Glow in space is evidence of a hot bubble in our galaxyA recent study shows that the emission is dominated by the local hot bubble of gas -- 1 million degrees -- with, at most, 40 percent of emission origi [..Read More..]

New mass map of distant galaxy cluster is most precise yetAstronomers have mapped the mass within a galaxy cluster more precisely than ever before. Created using observations from Hubble's Frontier Field [..Read More..]

Hubble finds three surprisingly dry exoplanets: 'Hot Jupiters' had only one-tenth to one one-thousandth the amount of water predictedAstronomers have gone looking for water vapor in the atmospheres of three planets orbiting stars similar to the Sun -- and have come up nearly dry. Th [..Read More..]

Voyager spacecraft might not have reached interstellar spaceIn 2012, the Voyager mission team announced that the Voyager 1 spacecraft had passed into interstellar space, traveling further from Earth than any ot [..Read More..]

New approach in search for extraterrestrial intelligence: Target alien pollutersHumanity is on the threshold of being able to detect signs of alien life on other worlds. By studying exoplanet atmospheres, we can look for gases lik [..Read More..]

Atmosphere of Titan, Saturn's largest moonAn astronomer has published the results of the comparison of his model of Titan's atmosphere with the latest data. [..Read More..]

Lives and deaths of sibling starsIn a new image from ESO, young stars huddle together against clouds of glowing gas and lanes of dust. The star cluster, NGC 3293, would have been just [..Read More..]

Satellite galaxies put astronomers in a spinAstronomers have studied 380 galaxies and shown that their small satellite galaxies almost always move in rotating discs. However, such satellite gala [..Read More..]

NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory celebrates 15th anniversaryFifteen years ago, NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory was launched into space aboard the Space Shuttle Columbia. Since its deployment on July 23, 1 [..Read More..]

NASA's Fermi finds a 'transformer' pulsarIn late June 2013, an exceptional binary containing a rapidly spinning neutron star underwent a dramatic change in behavior never before observed. The [..Read More..]

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Waxing Crescent Moon
Waxing Crescent Moon

The moon is currently in Virgo
The moon is 2 days old

Distance: 63 earth radii
Ecliptic latitude: -3 degrees
Ecliptic longitude: 153 degrees

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29 Jul | The aerosol index offers a way to see the long reach of forest fires and dust storms. [Read More]