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'Warm Neptune' Exoplanet Atmosphere Consists Of Hydrogen, Helium, Water Vapor
NASA: "This is the best measurement of water to date on an exoplanet of this size."
Albert Klein via Getty Images
Niku, A Mysterious Object Beyond Neptune, Is Traveling In The Wrong Direction
Scientists are working to explain the strange orbit.
NASA, ESA, and M.H. Wong and J. Tollefson (UC Berkeley)
Neptune's Massive New 'Dark Vortex' Is As Big As The United States
The high-pressure system is accompanied by bright "companion clouds."
The Tenth Planet
Chief Photo and Video Analyst MUFON
For centuries though we have wondered if there could be a tenth planet out beyond Pluto. Well, the debate was actually settled back in 2005 when a tenth planet, (or ninth if you don't believe Pluto is a planet), was indeed found.
New Moon, New Year: Predictions
Writer, astrologer, Comic Book author, Greek
You may also notice in the New Moon chart that only two planets are above the Ascendant axis. Those two planets are Uranus
GPS FOR THE SOUL
What in the World Is Going On?
Author, Astrologer, Astrology advisor, Greek
The Faithful Shopper: Department Stores Dressed for the Season
Faith Hope Consolo
The Queen of Retail - Creating Beautiful Retail Corridors Worl...
New York's 2015 holiday windows are as festive and fantastical as ever! People come from far and wide to witness the spectacular scene and the ornate window displays carefully curated to show off holiday spirit and the latest merchandise.
Universal History Archive via Getty Images
Jupiter May Be To Blame For The Fate Of Our Solar System's Missing Planet
The planet -- which would have been our solar system's fifth giant -- had a bumpy ride on its way out, scientists say.
This Gas Exoplanet Is Evaporating To Reveal A Rocky Core
The miniature world -- some 30 light-years from Earth -- could have exotic features like diamond rain and scorching hot oceans.
New Clues on How Jupiter and Saturn Formed
Mario De Leo-Winkler
Postdoctoral researcher in astrophysics at UC Riverside
The problem, as with most astronomical phenomena, is the huge timescales in which things happen. We therefore rely on supercomputers to feed them data and get simulations which show us what happens in thousands, hundreds of thousands, millions, or billions of years.
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Did Saturn And Other Gas Giants Grow From A Pebble?
New computer modeling backs up the tiny rocks theory of planet formation.
Southwest Research Institute
Our Solar System May Have Had A Fifth 'Giant' Planet
The missing planet bumped into Neptune before disappearing into the abyss of space, according to a new study.
Donald Trump Has Been Located!
Warren J. Blumenfeld
Social Justice writer, educator, and speaker
"What planet is Donald on?" Well, wonder no longer. The Donald has been located!
A Connecticut Yankee in King Steven's Court
Humor columnist, The Stamford Advocate
As a Connecticut Yankee born and bred -- or perhaps I should say born and white-bread, which is how most people think of Connecticut Yankees -- I have always loved history, not just because I am old enough to be historical myself, but because I could never do algebra.
Neptune's Moon Triton Spotlighted In 'Best-Ever' Map Created From Old Voyager Data
By Space.com, Space.com
The new map, which has a resolution of 1,970 feet (600 meters) per pixel, may help bring enigmatic Triton back into the spotlight
This Chart Shows Just How Crazy Crowded The Outer Solar System Really Is
Ice or no ice, it's chilly out there. (Article continues below chart.) If you think Pluto is the only thing orbiting the
Who Knows Your Secrets?
This is the area in your birth chart where you connect to your mystical inspiration; or your spiritual or religious faith
Personal Transformation: Are You Going to Become Dr. Jekyll or Mr. Hyde?
The 8th House of your birth chart rules death, sex, taxes, investments and transformation. You may be thinking: "Am I going to die rich with a smile on my face?" The answer may depend on how transformed you are.
What Lies Beneath: Diving Into the Neptune Undersea Observatory Project [Infographic]
A place where you can find daily visual inspiration from aroun...
The world's oceans are vast, covering 71 percent of the Earth's surface and containing 97 percent of the water, yet only about 5 percent of the ocean and its depths have been explored.
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