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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    More ‘O’ Stars
    A lesson with Stardate
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    Learn what to look for in the night sky with today’s Nerdy Curio from Stardate. The Orion Nebula is about 1500 light-years away, yet it’s easily visible to t...

    Learn what to look for in the night sky with today’s Nerdy Curio from Stardate. The Orion Nebula is about 1500 light-years away, yet it’s easily visible to t...

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    Moon and Saturn
    A lesson with Stardate
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    Learn what to look for in the night sky with today’s Nerdy Curio from Stardate. The night will get a lot brighter after about 2 or 3 o’clock tomorrow morning...

    Learn what to look for in the night sky with today’s Nerdy Curio from Stardate. The night will get a lot brighter after about 2 or 3 o’clock tomorrow morning...

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    Watching the First Interplanetary Launch from America's...
    A lesson with NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory
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    In today's Nerdy Curio from NASA's Jet Propulsion Lab, NASA's InSight will be the first interplanetary launch from America's West Coast. Residents in some of California's coastal communities could get a front row seat. Here's when and where to see it.

    In today's Nerdy Curio from NASA's Jet Propulsion Lab, NASA's InSight will be the first interplanetary launch from America's West Coast. Residents in some of California's coastal communities could get a front row seat. Here's when and where to see it.

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    Mars Report: the Latest on InSight
    A lesson with NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory
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    In today's Nerdy Curio from NASA's Jet Propulsion Lab, NASA's InSight arrives at Vandenberg AFB and readies for launch, Opportunity uses its grinder for the first time in 300 sols, and Curiosity celebrates 2,000 Martian days on the Red Planet.

    In today's Nerdy Curio from NASA's Jet Propulsion Lab, NASA's InSight arrives at Vandenberg AFB and readies for launch, Opportunity uses its grinder for the first time in 300 sols, and Curiosity celebrates 2,000 Martian days on the Red Planet.

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    Second Blue 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. To borrow from the great Yogi Berra, it’s like déjà vu all over again. The Mo...

    Learn what to look for in the night sky with today’s Nerdy Curio from Stardate. To borrow from the great Yogi Berra, it’s like déjà vu all over again. The Mo...

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    Astronomy Nerdy Curio
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    What's Up - April 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 April.

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

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    NASA Mars InSight
    A lesson with NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory
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    In today's Nerdy Curio from NASA's Jet Propulsion Lab, NASA's next mission to Mars is just a little over two weeks away from launch. InSight is more than a Mars mission. Its team members hope to unlock the mysteries of the formation and evolution of rocky planets, including Earth.

    In today's Nerdy Curio from NASA's Jet Propulsion Lab, NASA's next mission to Mars is just a little over two weeks away from launch. InSight is more than a Mars mission. Its team members hope to unlock the mysteries of the formation and evolution of rocky planets, including Earth.

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    Mars in a Minute: Are There Quakes on Mars?
    A lesson with NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory
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    Are there earthquakes on Mars? Or rather, "marsquakes?" And what could they teach us about the Red Planet? Find out more in today's Nerdy Curio from NASA's Jet Propulsion Lab.

    Are there earthquakes on Mars? Or rather, "marsquakes?" And what could they teach us about the Red Planet? Find out more in today's Nerdy Curio from NASA's Jet Propulsion Lab.

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    Runaways
    A lesson with Stardate
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    Learn what to look for in the night sky with today’s Nerdy Curio from Stardate. Iota Orionis AB is unlike most other binary star systems. While the stars in ...

    Learn what to look for in the night sky with today’s Nerdy Curio from Stardate. Iota Orionis AB is unlike most other binary star systems. While the stars in ...

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