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aurora

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Glowing ultraviolet aurora spotted on Mars

NASA's orbiting Mars probe has spotted two surprises in the Red Planet's atmosphere: an unexplained dust cloud and a deep ultraviolet aurora.

By March 18, 2015

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Alienware Aurora (Core i7-2600K

We can't recommend the Alienware Aurora on performance and value grounds, but its memorable appearance might appeal to those interested in making a statement with a gaming desktop.

By June 2, 2011

3 stars Editors' rating June 2, 2011

MSRP: $2,596.00

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Rockets glow against Alaska aurora in brilliant NASA image

The Northern Lights in Alaska provide a ghostly backdrop for a dramatic image of rockets launching into the early-morning sky.

By January 30, 2015

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See what it's like to fly through an aurora in orbit

It looks like something from a '90s screensaver, but it's footage of the International Space Station flying through the northern (or maybe southern?) lights.

By August 25, 2014

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Dazzling aurora borealis could reach the lower 48 this week

Thanks to a massive solar flare, sky-watchers may be able to indulge in an array of colorful northern lights forecasted to appear on Thursday and Friday.

By January 8, 2014

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Ganymede, biggest moon in the solar system, has a saltwater ocean

NASA says new observations from the Hubble Space Telescope confirm the presence of a subsurface ocean on Jupiter's largest moon.

By March 12, 2015

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Astronaut Chris Hadfield on what it's like to view Earth from space

Do you know what it feels like to stand on an Aurora Australis? Astronaut Chris Hadfield does, and he sat down to talk about just how beautiful space is on "Veritasium."

By February 10, 2015

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Strange 'double blob' atop Martian atmosphere puzzles scientists

Long fingerlike tendrils poked out from the part of the Red Planet known as the "Martian limb" and astronomers are scratching their heads over the cause.

By February 17, 2015

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A-Force assemble! All-female superhero team on the way from Marvel

She-Hulk, Medusa, Dazzler and new character Singularity team up in new comic book series "A-Force" to fight the good fight after the Avengers disband during Marvel's Secret Wars.

By February 10, 2015

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New 'Heroes Reborn' teaser unrevealing, but still cause for optimism

NBC is rebooting "Heroes" in 2015, and took to the Super Bowl to release a new teaser trailer for the upcoming "Heroes Reborn" series. Will the reboot actually be decent?

By February 2, 2015