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The Pelican Nebula in Gas, Dust, and Stars

The Pelican Nebula is slowly being transformed.

A Harvest Moon

Famed in festival, story, and song the best known full moon is the Harvest Moon.

Human as Spaceship

You are a spaceship soaring through the universe.

1901 Photograph: The Orion Nebula

By the turn of the 20th century advances in photography contributed an important tool for astronomers.

A Total Solar Eclipse Reflected

If you saw a total solar eclipse, would you do a double-take?

The North America Nebula in Infrared

The North America Nebula can do what most North Americans cannot -- form stars.

Cygnus Skyscape

This beautiful skyscape is painted across the plane of our Milky Way Galaxy.

Apollo 11: Descent to the Moon

"You're Go for landing"!

Birds During a Total Solar Eclipse

What do birds do during a total solar eclipse?

In the Shadow of the Moon

On July 2 denizens of planet Earth could stand in the Moon's dark umbral shadow during South America's 2019 total solar eclipse.

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