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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    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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    NASA InSight's Robotic Arm Helps Out its Mole on Mars
    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. NASA's InSight lander on Mars is trying to use its robotic arm to get the mission’s heat ...

    Today's Nerdy Curio is brought to you by NASA's Jet Propulsion Lab. NASA's InSight lander on Mars is trying to use its robotic arm to get the mission’s heat ...

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    What's Up - October 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 October sky?

    Today's Nerdy Curio is brought to you by NASA's Jet Propulsion Lab. What can you see in the October sky?

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    What's Up - September 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's Up for September? Following the crescent Moon, the September equinox and — wait — ...

    Today's Nerdy Curio is brought to you by NASA's Jet Propulsion Lab. What's Up for September? Following the crescent Moon, the September equinox and — wait — ...

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    Building 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. See NASA’s next Mars rover quite literally coming together inside a clean room at the Jet...

    Today's Nerdy Curio is brought to you by NASA's Jet Propulsion Lab. See NASA’s next Mars rover quite literally coming together inside a clean room at the Jet...

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    Name NASA's Next Mars 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. The Mars 2020 Rover is preparing to launch to the Red Planet in July 2020, but it doesn't...

    Today's Nerdy Curio is brought to you by NASA's Jet Propulsion Lab. The Mars 2020 Rover is preparing to launch to the Red Planet in July 2020, but it doesn't...

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    What's Up - August 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. In the August sky, look for the "shooting stars" of the annual Perseid meteor shower for ...

    Today's Nerdy Curio is brought to you by NASA's Jet Propulsion Lab. In the August sky, look for the "shooting stars" of the annual Perseid meteor shower for ...

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