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Large asteroid to safely pass Earth on Monday

The large asteroid 2013 NK4 (shown in white) has an elliptical orbit that takes it past the orbit of Mars (red) and in between the orbits of Venus (pink) and Mercury (purple). It orbits the sun every 378 days. It’ll safely pass Earth (blue) on Monday, April 15, 2024. Image via NASA. Large asteroid will safely pass Earth A large space rock will…
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NASA releases free e-book on Hubble space mysteries

Since 1990, the Hubble Space Telescope has offered scientists an incredible view of the universe. It has provided well over 1 million observations.Now, NASA has released “Hubble Focus: The Dark Universe,” a free e-book that explores what the Hubble mission has taught scientists about dark matter and dark energy — and how those lessons are…
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Did the eclipse path change? What it means for Kentucky

The April 8 total solar eclipse, with its path crossing through parts of Indiana and Kentucky, is days away, and new research suggests fewer Kentuckians could experience totality because previous 2024 eclipse maps are wrong — though not by much.Despite these findings, NASA told the IndyStar in an email that its predictions for the eclipse have…
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