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What's Up May 2015
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1 May 2015
What's Up for May? Inner planets Venus and Mercury, then Jupiter, and Saturn with wide-open rings.
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What's Up With The Eclipse Time?
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2 April 2015
You may have noticed some sources calling the April 4 lunar eclipse phase of totality "the shortest total eclipse of the century" at 4 minutes 43 seconds. And you may read other sources with totality lasting 12 minute 30 seconds. Or 8.6 minutes long.
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What's Up for April 2015
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1 April 2015
On April 4 be on the lookout for a total lunar eclipse.
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What's Up - March 2015
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March 2015
A total solar eclipse in the North Atlantic and tips to prepare for the next U.S. eclipse.
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Moon, Mars and Venus
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19 February 2015
Step outside an hour or so after sunset the next few nights, look above the western horizon and catch Mars and Venus at their closest since 2008.
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What's Up - February 2015
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February 2015
What's Up for February? Planetary pairs, just in time for Valentine's Day.
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About: Jane Houston Jones
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Jane is an astronomer, NASA science podcast developer, writer, educational and outreach artisan and social media enthusiast. She and her husband have an asteroid (22338 Janemojo) named after them.
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