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Total solar eclipse mesmerizes America

"It was incredibly beautiful. I am moved to tears," says one of the sky-gazers.

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'Ring of fire' eclipse delights Africa, South...

The eclipse was most visible in a 100-kilometer (62-mile) band across Chile, Argentina, Angola, Zambia and the DR Congo.

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Dwarf galaxies shed light on dark matter...

Seven clusters of three-to-five galaxies are each 10 to 1,000 times smaller than the Milky Way.

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Study crashes main Moon-formation theory...

"The multiple impact scenario is a more 'natural' way of explaining the formation of the Moon."

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Milky Way: glimpses of a 'star factory' at...

The massive Orion A molecular cloud is the "star factory" closest to Earth.

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Did you see the extra bright 'supermoon'?...

Supermoons are actually quite common -- there is one every 14 months on average.

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Closest supermoon since 1948 rises tonight...

The next comparable event will be in 2034, when the Moon will come even closer, by 64km, to Earth.

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A facelift for the Moon every 81,000 years...

Asteroids and comets crashing into the Moon create 180 new craters every year.

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New evidence of water on Jupiter's moon Europa...

The latest finding has given scientists fresh hope that a robotic spacecraft could one day fly past these potential plumes and learn about their contents...

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Suspected meteor hits Cyprus with a bang...

"We have yet to confirm that it was in fact a meteorite but it is more than likely that it was."


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Kaggwa's umbrella folds

The human rights activists is said to have collapsed from his car at Mulago round about while on his way to work.