Astronomy

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    Introduction to Stargazing & Astronomy
    An 8-part course with Rod Miller
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    If you observe the night sky, do you know what's up there? Stars, galaxies, constellations, and more! In this stargazing course for beginners, learn to find and identify celestial bodies.

    If you observe the night sky, do you know what's up there? Stars, galaxies, constellations, and more! In this stargazing course for beginners, learn to find and identify celestial bodies.

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    Exploring Galaxies
    An 11-part course with Astronomic
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    Take a road trip through the cosmos and explore galaxies! Astrophysicist Sebastian Pines explains the science behind these gravitationally bound systems, from black holes to nebulae.

    Take a road trip through the cosmos and explore galaxies! Astrophysicist Sebastian Pines explains the science behind these gravitationally bound systems, from black holes to nebulae.

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    Exploring the Solar System
    An 11-part course with Astronomic
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    When you look up into the sky, do you ever wonder about the other planets that orbit around the Sun? This course explores our Solar System, from Mercury to the distant ice giants.

    When you look up into the sky, do you ever wonder about the other planets that orbit around the Sun? This course explores our Solar System, from Mercury to the distant ice giants.

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    What's Up - February 2020
    A lesson with NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory
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    Today's Nerdy Curio is brought to you by NASA's Jet Propulsion Lab. What are the skywatching highlights of February 2020?

    Today's Nerdy Curio is brought to you by NASA's Jet Propulsion Lab. What are the skywatching highlights of February 2020?

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    NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope: Unveiling the Universe
    A lesson with NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory
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    Today's Nerdy Curio is brought to you by NASA's Jet Propulsion Lab. After 16 years of unveiling the infrared universe, NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope has lef...

    Today's Nerdy Curio is brought to you by NASA's Jet Propulsion Lab. After 16 years of unveiling the infrared universe, NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope has lef...

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    What's Up - January 2020
    A lesson with NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory
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    Today's Nerdy Curio is brought to you by NASA's Jet Propulsion Lab. What are the skywatching highlights of January 2020?

    Today's Nerdy Curio is brought to you by NASA's Jet Propulsion Lab. What are the skywatching highlights of January 2020?

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    NASA’s New Planet Tracker, NEID
    A lesson with NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory
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    Today's Nerdy Curio is brought to you by NASA's Jet Propulsion Lab. A new NASA-funded planet-hunting instrument has been installed on the WIYN telescope, on ...

    Today's Nerdy Curio is brought to you by NASA's Jet Propulsion Lab. A new NASA-funded planet-hunting instrument has been installed on the WIYN telescope, on ...

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    What's Up - December 2019
    A lesson with NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory
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    Today's Nerdy Curio is brought to you by NASA's Jet Propulsion Lab. What can you see in the December sky? Beautiful pairings of Venus, Saturn and Mars with t...

    Today's Nerdy Curio is brought to you by NASA's Jet Propulsion Lab. What can you see in the December sky? Beautiful pairings of Venus, Saturn and Mars with t...

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    First Drive Test of NASA’s Mars 2020 Rover
    A lesson with NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory
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    Today's Nerdy Curio is brought to you by NASA's Jet Propulsion Lab. On Dec. 17, 2019, engineers took NASA’s next Mars rover for its first spin.

    Today's Nerdy Curio is brought to you by NASA's Jet Propulsion Lab. On Dec. 17, 2019, engineers took NASA’s next Mars rover for its first spin.

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    Mars Science Teams Investigate Ancient Life in Australia
    A lesson with NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory
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    Today's Nerdy Curio is brought to you by NASA's Jet Propulsion Lab. Could Mars ever have supported life?

    Today's Nerdy Curio is brought to you by NASA's Jet Propulsion Lab. Could Mars ever have supported life?

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    Neptune Moon Dance (animation)
    A lesson with NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory
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    Today's Nerdy Curio is brought to you by NASA's Jet Propulsion Lab. See how the odd orbits Neptune's inner moons Naiad and Thalassa enable them to avoid each...

    Today's Nerdy Curio is brought to you by NASA's Jet Propulsion Lab. See how the odd orbits Neptune's inner moons Naiad and Thalassa enable them to avoid each...

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    What's Up - November 2019
    A lesson with NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory
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    Today's Nerdy Curio is brought to you by NASA's Jet Propulsion Lab. Highlights of the November sky include how to watch as Mercury transits the Sun.

    Today's Nerdy Curio is brought to you by NASA's Jet Propulsion Lab. Highlights of the November sky include how to watch as Mercury transits the Sun.

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