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WISE Captures Key Images that will help EPOXI Mission's Comet Encounter
NASA's Wide-field Infrared Survey Explorer, or WISE, caught a glimpse of the comet that the NASA's EPOXI mission will visit on November 4, 2010. The WISE observation will help the EPOXI team put together a large-scale picture of the comet.
NASA Spacecraft Hurtles Toward Active Comet Hartley 2
NASA's Deep Impact/EPOXI spacecraft is hurtling toward Comet Hartley 2 for a breathtaking 435-mile flyby on Nov. 4th.
How to See the Best Meteor Showers
Whether you're watching from a downtown area or the dark countryside, here are some tips to help you enjoy these celestial shows of shooting stars.
EPOXI: Deep Impact Flyby Spacecraft Extended Mission
The EPOXI mission may help define how the Solar System originated and how it is evolving.
Venus Disappears During Meteor Shower
A meteor shower. A crescent Moon. A disappearing planet. These three things will be on display April 22nd when the Moon occults Venus during the annual Lyrid meteor shower.
Get Involved with Stardust
Internet users can help search for dust grains in Stardust's aerogel.
How to Bring a Comet Home
The Stardust spacecraft finally returned to Earth with some precious cargo.
Observing Stardust's Sample Return to Earth
NASA's Stardust Sample Return Capsule and Entry Path Visible in Northwest
Observing Deep Impact's Comet Tempel 1
Viewing Comet Tempel One
Apparition of Comet Hale-Bopp
In an era where the celestial realm was the realm of the gods, the sudden appearance of an unknown object which dominated the night sky was terrifying.
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