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NASA's solar observatory does a space-flip, delivers nauseating sun GIF

You might want to take a motion-sickness pill before you view the Solar Dynamics Observatory's latest animated GIF.

By 16 July 2016

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Parkes Observatory: Extraterrestrial messages or microwave noodles?

Strange signals picked up by the radio telescope pointed towards the stars in Parkes, Australia have a rather more mundane origin.

By 13 April 2015

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Hot shots from NASA's Earth Observatory show a changing planet (pictures)

Each year NASA's Earth Observatory picks enlightening or incredible images of our planet taken from space and has the public vote on them in Tournament: Earth. Here are Crave's favorites.

16 Images By 25 March 2015

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NASA's solar observatory marks 100 millionth image

The Solar Dynamics Observatory celebrates five years of sun-worshipping by releasing its impressive 100 millionth image of our closest star.

By 21 January 2015

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Witness a year in the life of Earth, as seen from 1 million miles away

One of NASA's farflung eyes in the sky offers a unique perspective on our planet over the course of a year.

By 22 July 2016

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Kepler mission confirms over 100 new exoplanets

It's the biggest haul since the K2 mission began.

By 19 July 2016

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Real planet with three suns is way weirder than Tatooine

Truth is stranger than fiction again. If you consider triple sunsets and century-long seasons strange, that is.

By 8 July 2016

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It suddenly seems like life could be found almost anywhere in the universe

Researchers suggest we may need to expand our horizons when it comes to the search for life beyond Earth.

By 8 July 2016

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See blazing solar material do the twist over the sun's surface

Get up close with some dramatic sun activity as NASA zooms in on a fascinating solar happening.

By 28 June 2016

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Overachieving Hubble mission gets five more years

Originally expected to serve until around 2005, the Hubble Space Telescope will be operational until at least June 30, 2021.

By 27 June 2016