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Monthly Stargazing Calendar for June 2014: After a few months break, we are back with our monthly stargazing... astroblog.cosmobc.com/2014/06/05/mon…
“There’s no point in being grown up if you can’t be childish sometimes.” Doctor Who quotes.cosmobc.com/1554?utm_sourc…
“After one look at this planet any visitor from outer space would say ‘I want to see the manager.’ “ William S.... quotes.cosmobc.com/1550?utm_sourc…
“It has yet to be proven that intelligence has any survival value.” Arthur C. Clarke English physicist & science... quotes.cosmobc.com/1531?utm_sourc…
“Space is big. You just won’t believe how vastly, hugely, mind- bogglingly big it is. I mean, you may think it’s... quotes.cosmobc.com/1393?utm_sourc…
“The future is here. It’s just not widely distributed yet.” William Gibson US science fiction novelist in Canada... quotes.cosmobc.com/1344?utm_sourc…
“It takes too much energy to be against something unless it’s really important.” Madeleine L’Engle US juvenile... quotes.cosmobc.com/1285?utm_sourc…
“Reality is that which, when you stop believing in it, doesn’t go away.” Philip K. Dick, How to Build a Universe... quotes.cosmobc.com/1281?utm_sourc…
Did you know? The Moon has an Atmosphere: It is a common misconception that the Moon... astroblog.cosmobc.com/2010/02/21/did… pic.twitter.com/Ji3gFAifBr
“Prediction is very difficult, especially about the future.” Niels Bohr Danish physicist (1885 – 1962) bit.ly/Llgfow
“At the present rate of progress, it is almost impossible to imagine any technical feat that cannot be achieved –... bit.ly/13K5cd9
“Progress isn’t made by early risers. It’s made by lazy men trying to find easier ways to do something.” Robert... bit.ly/Wy5s9B
#quote Arthur C. Clarke on Science Fiction: “Politicians should read science fiction, not westerns and detective... bit.ly/L4jjoV
Monthly Stargazing Calendar for January 2014: Earlier this month, on the night of January 2 and 3 the Quadrantids... bit.ly/1cLJPwq
Monthly Stargazing Calendar for December 2013: Last month on Thanksgiving day comet ISON made a close approach to... bit.ly/Jfxjva
#quote John Sladek on the Future: “The future, according to some scientists, will be exactly like the past, only... bit.ly/13Mz0mx
Telescopes for Children: All parents around the world are often struggling with choosing the best present for... bit.ly/Ie4eiz
Monthly Stargazing Calendar for November 2013: Earlier this month there were two major astronomical events: a... bit.ly/17PzuRj
#quote Bill Watterson on Intelligent Life: “Sometimes I think the surest sign that intelligent life exists... bit.ly/16jANa5
Monthly Stargazing Calendar for October 2013: Tonight (October 7 - 8) is the peak of the Draconids meteor shower.... bit.ly/19bLZ7m
#quote Wernher von Braun on Science: “I have learned to use the word impossible with the greatest caution.”... bit.ly/18ZWGrv
NASA Refocused – Mission Earth?: A few of us were around to remember the mass hysteria caused when the very first... bit.ly/18zcViJ
Monthly Stargazing Calendar for August 2013: Tonight (August 11 - 12) is the peak of one of the largest and... bit.ly/166nUiy
Blue Gas Giant Discovered in Distant Solar System: Scientists have determined the color of an alien planet for... bit.ly/16190Kt
#quote Albert Einstein on Solving Problems: “The world will not evolve past its current state of crisis by using... bit.ly/1doG3qz
60 Billion Alien Planets Could Support Life, Study Suggests space.com/21800-alien-pl…
Found! 3 Super-Earth Planets That Could Support Alien Life space.com/21706-habitabl…
'Nuclear Pasta' in Neutron Stars: New Type of Matter Found space.com/21722-nuclear-…
Ten Thousandth Near-Earth Object Discovered in Space sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/…
#quote Albert Einstein on Imagination: “Imagination is more important than knowledge. For knowledge is limited to... bit.ly/11nJ76b
#quote Marjorie Stoneman Douglas on the Future: “The future lies in the strength with which people can set their... bit.ly/11kKZwl
Carl Sagan on Science: I maintain there is much more wonder in science than in pseudoscience... quotes.cosmobc.com/963 via @CosmoBC_quotes
#quote Albert Einstein on Wisdom at Solving Problems: “The significant problems we face cannot be solved at the... bit.ly/1cOImD3
Monthly Stargazing Calendar for July 2013: This month there will be only one major astronomical event. On July... bit.ly/1cOChX1
A NASA robotic spacecraft that would capture a small near Earth asteroid and direct it towards the Moon: thespacereview.com/article/2318/1
Mars Had Oxygen-Rich Atmosphere 4,000 Million Years Ago sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/…
Targets Scarce for NASA's Asteroid-Capture Mission space.com/21608-nasa-ast…
In-situ resource utilization (ISRU) rocket hopper on Mars: an idea whose time has come? thespacereview.com/article/2313/1
Flare Star WX UMa Becomes 15 Times Brighter in Less Than 3 Minutes sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/…
Tatooine-Like Alien Planets Could Host Life space.com/21543-habitabl…
Russia Promises Manned Launches from Its Own Soil in 2018 space.com/21555-russian-…
World's Largest Solar Sail to Launch in November 2014 space.com/21556-sunjamme…
Evidence for Extrasolar Planet Under Construction sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/…
NASA's Chandra Turns Up Black Hole Bonanza in Galaxy Next Door sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/…
New Kind of Dark Matter Could Form 'Dark Atoms' space.com/21508-dark-mat…
#quote Frank Borman on Humanity and Progress: “Exploration is really the essence of the human spirit.” Frank Borman bit.ly/11byUd4
NASA Eyeing Nuclear Fusion Rockets for Future Space Exploration space.com/21519-nasa-fus…