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andromeda

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Super telescope captures sensational image of Andromeda galaxy

If you thought the Milky Way was the bee's knees, wait till you see this unreal high-definition shot of our nearest spiral galaxy neighbor.

By Jul. 31, 2013

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A star is born -- literally -- and it's stunning

Meet Herbig-Haro object HH 46/47, a very energetic youngster of a star 1,400 light-years away.

By Aug. 20, 2013

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New Alienware PC lands tonight

Alienware set to announce a new desktop gaming computer tonight at 11 p.m. ET.

By Jan. 17, 2012

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Inside NASA's high-stakes Hubble repair mission

This post initially misstated the distance of the Andromeda galaxy. It's 2.5 million light years from home.

By Mar. 15, 2010

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Hubble looks back 13.2 billion years in deepest view yet

Combining images taken over the past 10 years in what amounts to a 2 million second time exposure, the Hubble Space Telescope has captured the deepest view of the universe yet achieved.

By Sep. 25, 2012

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A rare look at a star's demise in a supermassive black hole

Researchers have documented a black hole's feasting in such detail that they're able to infer its size as well as the type of star that fell prey to its gluttony.

By May. 2, 2012

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The final frontier is yours to explore on your iPad

Take a trip to the stars with this high-res science and discovery app that's optimized for the new iPad.

By Mar. 28, 2012

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blinkbox: Top Gear and Doctor Who available for download. Again

Video streaming and download site blinkbox has secured content from BBC Worldwide to sell for £1.90 an episode -- including Top Gear and Doctor Who, surprisingly

By Aug. 20, 2009

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Scientists find asteroid probe, need can opener

Japanese and other scientists have recovered part of a space probe that returned to Earth after landing on a distant asteroid on a sample recovery mission. Do they dare open it?

By Jun. 16, 2010