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Mars, Pa. Celebrating Red Planet’s “New Year”

Of course we here on the third planet from the sun celebrate the new year in an Earthly fashion.

06/14/2015

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NASA Chief: Alien Life Contact Possible By 2025

During a panel discussion discussing water sources in the universe, NASA Chief Scientist Ellen Stofan stated that she believes humans could come in contact with the first iterations of alien life by the year 2025.

04/15/2015

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Ted Cruz Climate Change Comments Make Him ‘Unfit’ For Presidency

It’s no surprise that many right wing conservatives have questioned the validity of climate change, and presidential hopeful Ted Cruz’s position is no different.

03/24/2015

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Warm Winter: Report Says Eastern US Alone In Having Extremely Cold February

Although in Pittsburgh – and in other parts of the East Coast – we shivered through February’s record-breaking cold, we were pretty much alone.

03/16/2015

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NASA: Solar System’s Biggest Moon May Have More Water Than All Of Earth

The largest moon in the solar system harbors a salty ocean beneath its icy shell, the latest member to join a growing club of watery moons, NASA said Thursday.

03/13/2015

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NASA Cameras Capture Space Rock Flying Over Beaver Falls

A NASA meteor camera captured a space rock entering Earth’s atmosphere 60 miles above Beaver Falls.

02/18/2015

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Local Company To Take Mementos To Moon

Have you ever thought about sending a memento to the moon? If you have, a local company says it can make it happen for you.

12/11/2014

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Send Your Name Into Space!

If you’ve always wanted to leave your mark in space, here’s your chance!

10/16/2014

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The People Who Took Us To The Moon

This year marks the 45th anniversary of the 1969 landing on the moon and the realization of President Kennedy’s dream.

10/13/2014

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Super Moon, Perseid Meteor Shower To Light Up Night Skies

If you’re scared of the dark, you can fear a little less tonight.

08/10/2014

FILE PHOTO: A meteor (L) from the Geminids meteor shower enters the Earth's atmosphere past the stars Castor and Pollux (two bright stars, R) on December 12, 2009 above Southold, New York. (Photo Credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

New Meteor Shower Expected To Light Up The Sky Overnight

There’s a new meteor shower in town and it might even turn into a full-fledged storm.

05/23/2014

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36K Selfies Used To Create Earth Day Mosaic

To celebrate “Earth Day,” NASA asked people around the world to share a selfie for a mosaic. More than 36,000 photos were used to create the image. NASA aimed to promote environmental awareness with the […]

05/23/2014

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Indiana Twp. Man Hopes To Visit The Red Planet With “Mars One” Venture

Landing on the Moon was an historic moment.

04/28/2014

FILE PHOTO (Photo by Chris Hondros/Getty Images) A lunar eclipse occurs as the full moon is shadowed by the Earth on December 21, 2010 in New York City. The lunar eclipse was visible during the early morning hours in North and Central America, revealing what seemed to onlookers as an eerie reddish glow on the moon.

Lunar Eclipse Visible To North America, Just Not In Pittsburgh

Pittsburghers likely won’t be able to see tonight’s total lunar eclipse.

04/14/2014

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