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The best holiday season deals on Meade telescopes and binoculars

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Whether you’re looking for a telescope, binoculars or both, we have the best prices from top online retailers

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The best holiday season deals on Sky-Watcher telescopes and binoculars

December 26th, 2020 by

Whether you’re looking to give a telescope or binoculars as a gift or buying kit for yourself, here are the very best daily deals on Sky-Watcher products

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On This Day in Space! Dec. 26, 1974: Salyut 4 space station launches into orbit

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On Dec. 26, 1974, Salyut 4, a Soviet space station, launched into orbit around Earth. See how it happened in our “On This Day In Space” series!

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Capella Space unveils super-sharp radar images of Earth (photos)

December 26th, 2020 by

Capella Space’s first fully operational satellite has snapped some breathtaking images of Earth during its first few months in orbit.

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SpaceX Starship prototype exploded, but it’s still a giant leap toward Mars

December 26th, 2020 by

Private company SpaceX launched SN8, a prototype of its Starship spacecraft, designed to go to the Moon and Mars, on December 10.

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NASA astronaut Kate Rubins harvests radishes grown in space

December 26th, 2020 by

NASA astronaut Kate Rubins harvested fresh radishes grown in space, opening new doors for producing food in microgravity to sustain future longer-term missions to the moon and Mars.

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