1. Exoplanet β Pic b orbiting β Pictoris


    from Dunlap Institute Added 207K 54 0

    A series of images taken between November 2013 to April 2015 with the Gemini Planet Imager (GPI) on the Gemini South telescope in Chile shows the exoplanet β Pic b orbiting the star β Pictoris,…

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    • Fast and Light to Pluto


      from The New York Times - Video Added 47.2K 450 9

      On July 14, 2015, the New Horizons spacecraft will zip past Pluto and its five known moons. Nobody really knows what it will find. Produced by: Dennis Overbye, Jason Drakeford and Jonathan Corum Read…

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      • NRAO Video Webcast: HL Tau


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        Director of the National Radio Astronomy Observatory, Tony Beasley, talks about this epic new image from ALMA of planets forming around a young sun.

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        • Triple Sunset on HD 188753 Ab


          from Edward Bell Added 9,363 8 1

          This short film was produced for the iPad book/app Journey to the Exoplanets. Animation is by NASA. The opening image is by Ron Miller.

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          • Gliese 667C system (ESO / M. Kornmesser)


            from Sci-News.com Added 3,471 2 0

            This is an artist’s impression of the view from the exoplanet Gliese 667Cd looking towards the planet’s parent star Gliese 667C Credit: ESO / M. Kornmesser

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            • First Light Magazine !


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              The International Astronomy Magazine : www.firstlight-magazine.com Credits : © C&E Photos/NASA/ESA/HST © C&E photos/Nasa/ESA/HST © C&E/P. Carril © Nasa/ESA/GSFC ©…

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              • Tidally-locked Earth: Surface temperature


                from Tapio Schneider Added 3,193 0 0

                Earth's surface temperature adjustment over the first 50 years after the planetary rotation period was suddenly reduced from 1 current day to 1 current year, so Earth is tidally locked. On…

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                • Chasing Shadows 4k


                  from alexandru don Added 2,516 16 3

                  A Sci-fi thrilling experience of two astronauts who are searching for fossil fuels on a exoplanet that holds a lot of mysteries. Produced by: Alexandru Don Directed by: Alexandru Don Cinematography:…

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                  • Simulated fly-by of the 51 Eridani star and planet system


                    from Franck Marchis Added 1,991 3 0

                    The simulated fly-by of the 51 Eridani star and planet system begins with the view of the sky showing the location of the star near the constellation Orion visible in the northern hemisphere winter.…

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                    • Neil Degrasse Tyson Vs Mr Piper - The Most Astounding Fact


                      from James Piper Added 1,922 8 3

                      After watching the amazing Neil Degrasse Tyson video - 'The most astounding fact' edited by Max Schlickenmeyer. It inspired me to write some music and make a video for it. My goal was…

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