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Archive for September 7th, 2020

Chinese rocket booster appears to crash near school during Gaofen 11 satellite launch

September 7th, 2020 by

A Chinese Long March 4B rocket successfully launched a new Earth-watching satellite Monday (Sep. 7) but its first stage narrowly missed a school when it fell back to Earth.

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Celestron PowerSeeker 80AZS telescope: Full review

September 7th, 2020 by

If you have a low budget, the PowerSeeker 80AZS is an all-inclusive package for the casual skywatcher and offers clear views of bright solar system and deep-sky targets

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New quantum paradox throws the foundations of observed reality into question

September 7th, 2020 by

Physicists have found a new paradox in quantum mechanics that throws doubt on some common-sense ideas about physical reality.

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CBS will celebrate ‘Star Trek’ Day 2020 with an epic Trek panel marathon. Here’s what to know.

September 7th, 2020 by

On Tuesday (Sept. 8), actors will celebrate an online “Star Trek” day with panels and discussions, while discussing the series’ emphasis on diversity.

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On This Day in Space: Sept. 7, 1995: STS-69 Endeavour launches on NASA’s 100th crewed mission

September 7th, 2020 by

On Sept. 7, 1995, the shuttle Endeavour launched on STS-69, NASA’s 100th crewed flight. Here’s how it happened in our On This Day in Space video series!

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Leading scientists team up to create an at-home Astronomy course

September 7th, 2020 by

Astronomer Jackie Faherty has teamed up with some of the world’s leading scientists to create a new Astronomy course that people can take from the safety of their own homes.

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