Tagged: solar system

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Price that men pay – The Apollo fire

History has proven that it takes superhuman effort to achieve greatness. Whenever I sit back and listen to US President Kennedy’s famous speeches, it reinforces my belief that we as a species can achieve...

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Juno meets Jupiter

Apart from what you have studied at school, when you look up the internet, you find a striking list of names picked up from mythology which are used for naming celestial bodies and other...

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We may have a replacement for Pluto!

It goes without saying that you all remember the planetary mnemonic “My Very Educated Mother Just Served Us Noodles!”, but wait, is ‘Noodles’ really where it ends? It may or may not be! Planet...

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Five Planet Alignment

 Early this week, something spectacular started happening in the sky. For the first time in a decade all the five naked eye visible planets became visible to eye. The event became most evident on...