Giant Surprises from the Dwarf Planet

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Images and data beamed back from NASA’s New Horizons mission has astronomers rethinking what they thought they knew about Pluto. Kepler 452b, aka Earth 2.0 – follow all the action at Search ‘NASA finding another earth.’

Take Derrick’s challenge of spying Saturn and the bright red star of Scorpius, Antares in the night sky this week.

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