Black hole in Milky Way satellite galaxy found as it tosses around its companion
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Black hole in Milky Way satellite galaxy found as it tosses around its companion

Astronomers found convincing evidence that a black hole was found in a young cluster of stars. This is the first time such a thing has been
Powerful Landsat 9 satellite beams home 1st photos of Earth
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Powerful Landsat 9 satellite beams home 1st photos of Earth

Landsat 9's Oct. 31, 2021 image captured the first image of remote islands and inlets in Western Australia's Kimberly region. The Mitchell River
Powerful Landsat 9 satellite beams home 1st photos of Earth
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Powerful Landsat 9 satellite beams home 1st photos of Earth

Landsat 9's Oct. 31, 2021 image captured the first image of remote islands and inlets in Western Australia's Kimberly region. The Mitchell River
China launches sustainable development satellite SDGSAT-1 to study Earth from space
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China launches sustainable development satellite SDGSAT-1 to study Earth from space

China continued its fast pace of space launches on Thursday night, sending a satellite into orbit in the UN 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.
Mystery Object Detected Near Chinese Satellite
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Mystery Object Detected Near Chinese Satellite

China launched last month a satellite named Shijian-21 to test new ways of cleaning up space debris. SpaceNews reports that the US Space Force
APOD: 2021 November 4
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APOD: 2021 November 4

Astronomy Picture Of The Day Explore the cosmos Every day, a new image or photograph of the fascinating universe is presented along with a short
Mountaintop removal worse for endangered species than initially thought
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Mountaintop removal worse for endangered species than initially thought

Credit: CC0 Public Domain New research published by journal PLOS One today shows that mountaintop mining poses a greater threat to endangered
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Boeing gets FCC approval for a satellite broadband network

Boeing is getting closer to satellite internet providers such as SpaceX and (eventually!) Amazon. Boeing has been approved by the FCC to launch a
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SpaceX's Starlink is planning to roll out 200,000 user terminals in India, as Elon Musk's satellite internet company seeks to go big in Asia

SpaceX, owned by Elon Musk, stated that it plans to deploy 200,000 Starlink terminals in India by December 2022. Starlink's India director said
Fierce cyclone deluges the West Coast, satellite footage shows
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Fierce cyclone deluges the West Coast, satellite footage shows

It was a powerful, devastating cyclone. A rare mid-latitude storm, a comma-shaped storm that formed in the middle latitudes, deluged large parts of