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Hubble Has Spotted An Ancient Spiral Galaxy[io9.com]Jul 19, 2012
 
   A spiral galaxy located 10.7 Billion light years away has recently been spotted by Hubble. Up to now, there haven't been any well formed galaxies seen from such a long time ago, and it's posing to be a mystery to astrophysicists from UCLA. For a more technical read hop on over to the synopsis to be published in an upcoming Nature.
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Black Hole-Hunting Telescope NuSTAR Takes First X-ray Photo[wired.com]Jun 29, 2012
 
   Black Hole-Hunting Telescope NuSTAR Takes First X-ray Photo.
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Five Solar Eruptions in 2 Days, Beautiful High Latitude Aurora Result From Active Solar Weekend[nasa.gov]Jun 08, 2012
 
   Five Solar Eruptions in 2 Days, Beautiful High Latitude Aurora Result From Active Solar Weekend.
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Milky Way, Andromeda galaxy to collide...in 4 billion years[cosmosmagazine.com]Jun 02, 2012
 
   Granted no one will ever get a chance to watch as the hurling mass collides straight into us, but over the past few years some extremely precise measurements have been taken narrowing the previous estimate of 3-6 billion years down to a likely 4 billion.
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Opportunity Takes Pictures Of Late Afternoon Shadows at Endeavour Crater on Mars[nasa.gov]May 25, 2012
 
   Opportunity Takes Pictures Of Late Afternoon Shadows at Endeavour Crater on Mars.
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SpaceX has successfully launched its Dragon capsule into low Earth orbit[io9.com]May 22, 2012
 
   SpaceX has successfully launched its Dragon capsule into low Earth orbit.
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Asteroid Vesta, Between Mars And Jupiter, Is A Remnant From Our Early Solar System[bbc.co.uk]May 11, 2012
 
   Asteroid Vesta, Between Mars And Jupiter, Is A Remnant From Our Early Solar System.
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