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April 20 2014 7:30 AMHappy Easter SUN day!
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April 18 2014 9:07 PMAmazing Footage of Dragon Space Capsule Seen from the Ground
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April 17 2014 2:09 PMAnother Earth? Astronomers Find Earth-Size Planet in Its Star's Habitable Zone
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April 16 2014 11:42 AMGet Dorky: Interviews About Cosmic Inflation, Giant Ice Balls, and Nerdy Insults
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April 15 2014 1:36 PMBlood Moon: The Lunar Eclipse of April 2014
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April 14 2014 2:28 PMVacation with your Brain
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April 14 2014 7:30 AMSpaceX Ready to Launch Its Third Resupply Mission to the Space Station
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April 12 2014 7:30 AMEverything You Need to Know to See Monday Night’s Lunar Eclipse
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April 11 2014 7:45 AMA Perfectly Ordinary Spiral Galaxy … Which Is Why It’s So Beautiful
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April 10 2014 7:45 AMThe Red Planet Hasn’t Looked This Good in Years
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April 8 2014 1:57 PMThe Skydiver and the Meteorite. I Mean, Rock.
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April 8 2014 10:30 AMA Documentary About Geocentrism? Seriously?
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April 7 2014 11:00 AMDid That Skydiver Almost Get Hit by a Meteorite, or Just a Plain Old Rock?
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April 6 2014 7:45 AMA New Volcanic Island Swallows Its Older Sister ... as Seen FROM SPACE
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April 4 2014 7:45 AMThat’s Not a Fire Tornado. THIS Is a Fire Tornado.
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April 19 2014 7:30 AMThe Empire’s Death Star Test Goes Well
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April 18 2014 10:08 AMSpaceX to Attempt Launch Again Today
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April 17 2014 7:30 AMLook! It’s a Car on Mars!
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April 16 2014 7:30 AMWhat Happens When You Throw a Peep Out an Airlock?
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April 15 2014 7:30 AMAstronomers Witness the Birth of a New Moon of Saturn!
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April 14 2014 11:09 AMLife Found in a Meteorite? Not So Much.
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April 13 2014 7:30 AMYes, Jenny McCarthy, You Are Anti-Vaccine
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April 11 2014 11:26 AMMea Culpa: What I Learned From Being Wrong This Week
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April 10 2014 11:51 AMBambi Versus the Space Alien
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April 9 2014 7:45 AMChili’s Reception: Restaurant Cancels Event With Anti-Vax Group
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April 8 2014 12:30 PMDid Mars Curiosity See an Alien Light on Mars? Duh. No.
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April 8 2014 7:45 AMShocker: Fox News Is Usually Wrong About Climate Change
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April 7 2014 7:30 AMAn Ocean Under the Icy Shell of Enceladus
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April 5 2014 7:45 AMIs the Video of the Meteorite and the Skydiver Legit?
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April 3 2014 7:45 AMStunning 3-D Animations of Hubble’s Universe

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