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A month in space: galaxies like fireflies, a bridge of hot gas, and a catastrophic decline in cosmic GDP – in pictures

A star cluster once thought to be part of the spectacular Orion Nebula is actually a separate celestial entity. Scientists using the Canada-France-Hawaii Telescope in Hawaii found that the star cluster NGC 1980 is a distinct, massive bunch of stars in front of the Orion nebula, which at a range of 1,500 light-years is Earth's closest known star factory. The cluster is huddled unevenly around the star iota Ori at the southern tip of the sword in the famed Orion constellation.

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I am totally putting this in the gym near my "cool off" area. Love it!

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Mars rover Curiosity views spectacular layered rock formations

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Stronger terahertz waves allow safer detection of hidden objects

Stronger terahertz waves allow safer detection of hidden objects | Amazing Science

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Mars rover Curiosity views spectacular layered rock formations

What are nutrients? resources suitable for Stage 4 and 5 Food Technology, loads of activities, loads of worksheets, wonderful graphics.

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(Phys.org)—One of the biggest challenges to realizing the potential of targeted…