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'Christmas star' will be visible for first time in 800 years this month

The last few weeks of 2020 will feature some rare and spectacular astronomical events. You can see something that hasn’t been visible from Earth since the year 1226: a planetary conjunction called the “Christmas star.” Details on RADIO.COM.
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Man makes fortune on $2 million meteorite that crashes through his roof

An Indonesian man became a millionaire overnight after a rare meteorite worth $2 million crashed through his roof. The rock is estimated to be about 4.5 billion years old, and believed to be worth around $1.85 million, or $857 per gram
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Baby Yoda named 'honorary astronaut,' taken aboard SpaceX spacecraft Crew Dragon

Baby Yoda was made an “honorary astronaut” over the weekend as he was taken aboard the Crew Dragon, the second-ever crewed flight for Elon Musk’s SpaceX.
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Saturn, Jupiter will appear closer than they have in centuries this year

Saturn and Jupiter will edge closer and closer together this year, resulting in a planetary conjunction that hasn’t been this close since the 1600s. Find out how to spot it in the night sky on RADIO.COM!
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A mini-moon is set to enter Earth's orbit, but NASA believes it may just be space junk

The Moon is going to have to temporarily share the spotlight as a mini-moon is on track to enter Earth’s orbit. However, upon closer inspection, NASA isn’t convinced the mini-moon isn’t just space junk. Find out more.
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An asteroid is flying by Earth this week — here’s how to watch live

On Thursday, September 24, you’ll be able to catch a glimpse of one of the closest asteroid approaches of 2020. The live stream of the approach will kick off on Wednesday at 3 p.m. PT. Read the full story.
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Life on Venus? Scientists Find Sign on Earth’s Inhospitable Neighboring Planet

Researchers have found evidence of a gas on Venus that suggests life could exist on the planet which experts consider inhospitable. Read more on RADIO.COM.
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Stunning New Images of the Sun Show How Scary It Looks Up Close

Did you ever wonder how it looks being right next to the sun? NASA released stunning images of the sun and how scary the structure looks up close.
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NASA Says Asteroid Is Projected to Head Towards Earth a Day Before 2020 Election

Well, 2020 continues to give us challenges and unexpected events. NASA says an asteroid is projected to head towards Earth a day before the 2020 election.
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How Mars and the Moon Could Become Your Next Neighborhood

Nuclear power plants could make Mars and the moon people’s next neighborhood. Read more on RADIO.COM on when this could potentially happen.
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