Astronomy

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    8-part Astronomy course
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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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    Astronomy Nerdy Curio
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    Crescent Moon
    A lesson with Stardate
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    Learn what to look for in the night sky with today’s Nerdy Curio from Stardate. For many people, one of the most common sights in the night sky is also one o...

    Learn what to look for in the night sky with today’s Nerdy Curio from Stardate. For many people, one of the most common sights in the night sky is also one o...

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    Astronomy Nerdy Curio
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    Moon's Tug Doesn't Cause Big Quakes
    A lesson with 60-Second Science
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    In today's Nerdy Curio from 60-Second Science, an analysis of more than 200 earthquakes over the past four centuries concludes there's no connection between moon phases and big earthquakes.

    In today's Nerdy Curio from 60-Second Science, an analysis of more than 200 earthquakes over the past four centuries concludes there's no connection between moon phases and big earthquakes.

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    Beta Ceti
    A lesson with Stardate
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    Learn what to look for in the night sky with today’s Nerdy Curio from Stardate. One of the highlights of a solar eclipse is the chance to see the corona — th...

    Learn what to look for in the night sky with today’s Nerdy Curio from Stardate. One of the highlights of a solar eclipse is the chance to see the corona — th...

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    Astronomy Nerdy Curio
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    You Live In a Strange Solar System
    A lesson with 60-Second Science
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    In today's Nerdy Curio from 60-Second Science, astronomers have found that other star systems tend to host similarly sized exoplanets—far different from ours.

    In today's Nerdy Curio from 60-Second Science, astronomers have found that other star systems tend to host similarly sized exoplanets—far different from ours.

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    Astronomy Nerdy Curio
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    Mars and Jupiter
    A lesson with Stardate
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    Learn what to look for in the night sky with today’s Nerdy Curio from Stardate. Two siblings with little family resemblance are getting together for a bit of...

    Learn what to look for in the night sky with today’s Nerdy Curio from Stardate. Two siblings with little family resemblance are getting together for a bit of...

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    Astronomy Nerdy Curio
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    You Traveled Far Last Year
    A lesson with 60-Second Science
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    In today's Nerdy Curio from 60-Second Science, getting around the sun in 2017 was a memorable trip.

    In today's Nerdy Curio from 60-Second Science, getting around the sun in 2017 was a memorable trip.

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    Astronomy Nerdy Curio
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    What's Up - January 2018
    A lesson with NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory
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    Today's Nerdy Curio from NASA's Jet Propulsion Lab gives you insider tips on what space sights to look for in January.

    Today's Nerdy Curio from NASA's Jet Propulsion Lab gives you insider tips on what space sights to look for in January.

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    Astronomy Nerdy Curio
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    Best of 2017 #4 | Where Was The Big Bang?
    A lesson with Minute Physics
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    In today's Nerdy Curio from Minute Physics, find out where the center of the universe is.

    In today's Nerdy Curio from Minute Physics, find out where the center of the universe is.

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    Astronomy Nerdy Curio
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    Best of 2017 #6 | Mars in a Minute: How Long is a Year ...
    A lesson with NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory
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    Mars takes a longer trip around the Sun than Earth does. Find out what that means for spacecraft in today’s Nerdy Curio from NASA’s Jet Propulsion Lab.

    Mars takes a longer trip around the Sun than Earth does. Find out what that means for spacecraft in today’s Nerdy Curio from NASA’s Jet Propulsion Lab.

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