The Asterisk Café: Discuss Anything Astronomy Related

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  • Heat dissipation in space
    by THX1138 » Sun Apr 10, 2016 10:45 am
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  • Is dark matter really necessary?
    by observer » Sun Mar 20, 2016 2:21 am
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    Fri Mar 25, 2016 10:19 am
  • Widmanstätten Pattern
    by Fred the Cat » Thu Mar 17, 2016 5:06 pm
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    Tue Mar 22, 2016 9:40 pm
  • NASA celebrates International Women's Day
    by Ann » Tue Mar 08, 2016 6:01 pm
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  • Curosity Day 1268
    by BMAONE23 » Tue Mar 01, 2016 8:36 pm
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  • In praise of the ISS
    by MargaritaMc » Mon Jan 13, 2014 10:57 am
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    Fri Feb 26, 2016 5:24 am
  • Back to the Bang
    by Ron-Astro Pharmacist » Thu Feb 04, 2016 5:53 pm
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    Wed Feb 24, 2016 8:15 pm
  • Thing next to sun
    by kimsoo12 » Tue Feb 02, 2016 4:39 am
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    Tue Feb 02, 2016 9:23 pm
  • Curiosity Sand Dune UP Close
    by BMAONE23 » Thu Jan 28, 2016 8:06 pm
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    Sat Jan 30, 2016 4:57 pm
  • First Picture Taken From Space
    by Beyond » Mon Jan 11, 2016 4:46 pm
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  • Hubble's 100,000th Exposure
    by Glima49 » Mon Jan 18, 2016 1:42 pm
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    Tue Jan 19, 2016 9:51 pm
  • Is it true that gravitational waves finally been found?
    by JamesHopes » Thu Jan 14, 2016 11:27 am
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  • Stingray Nebula
    by Glima49 » Tue Jan 12, 2016 1:59 am
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  • 227th Meeting of the American Astronomical Society
    by owlice » Thu Dec 31, 2015 9:46 am
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  • AAS: How does APOD help you?
    by RJN » Sun Dec 13, 2015 8:54 pm
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  • Life on Mars
    by saturno2 » Tue Sep 29, 2015 12:47 am
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    Tue Dec 22, 2015 4:43 am
  • ArXiv text about globular clusters
    by Ann » Wed Dec 16, 2015 4:32 pm
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    Fri Dec 18, 2015 5:19 pm
  • Reverse sun motion
    by John M. Haskew » Thu Dec 03, 2015 9:20 pm
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    Sat Dec 05, 2015 2:02 pm
  • What is Light?
    by BDanielMayfield » Sun Jan 25, 2015 3:43 pm
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    Tue Dec 01, 2015 3:54 pm
  • time motion
    by chuck hutchinson » Sun Nov 29, 2015 2:20 am
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    Mon Nov 30, 2015 6:44 pm
  • Moon orientation across sky
    by John M. Haskew » Sat Nov 28, 2015 8:41 pm
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    Mon Nov 30, 2015 5:11 am
  • G1 globular cluster in M31
    by Glima49 » Thu Nov 19, 2015 3:16 am
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    Fri Nov 20, 2015 12:43 am
  • Space
    by badbobby656 » Sun Nov 08, 2015 6:03 pm
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    Sun Nov 08, 2015 10:57 pm
  • What conclusions can you draw from Hubble images?
    by Ann » Sun Sep 20, 2015 8:09 am
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    Sun Sep 20, 2015 2:51 pm
  • Chemistry of Star Formation
    by Pianosorplanets » Thu Sep 17, 2015 12:17 am
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    Sun Sep 20, 2015 2:01 am