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Ariane 5 rocket launches UAE’s FalconEye 2 Earth-observation satellite into orbit

December 2nd, 2020 by

The FalconEye 2 satellite safely made it to orbit tonight (Dec. 1) after a predecessor was destroyed during launch in 2019.

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These photos of the Arecibo Observatory telescope collapse are just heartbreaking

December 1st, 2020 by

Gut-wrenching pictures and video documented the beginning of the end for the Arecibo Observatory, one of the world’s most iconic telescopes.

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Watch live tonight! Arianespace Soyuz rocket launching UAE’s FalconEye 2 satellite

December 1st, 2020 by

An Arianespace Soyuz rocket will launch the FalconEye 2 Earth-imaging satellite for the United Arab Emirates on Tuesday (Dec. 1) 8:33 p.m. EST (0133 GMT on Dec. 2). Watch it live!

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Fortnite’s Galactus live event was an epic sci-fi shooter with flying space buses

December 1st, 2020 by

Chapter 2, Season 5 starts tomorrow (Dec. 2)

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Night sky, December 2020: What you can see this month [maps]

December 1st, 2020 by

Find out what’s up in your night sky during December 2020 and how to see it in this Space.com stargazing guide.

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Best night sky events of December 2020 (stargazing maps)

December 1st, 2020 by

See what’s up in the night sky for December 2020, including stargazing events and the moon’s phases, in this Space.com gallery courtesy of Starry Night Software.

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