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telescope

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Nikon Coolpix P600

The Nikon Coolpix P600 isn't the quickest camera, but that might be a small price to pay for having such a long lens on a relatively compact, lightweight camera.

By Apr. 10, 2014

3.5 stars Editor's rating Apr. 10, 2014
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Stunning star factory captured by Hubble telescope

To celebrate Hubble's 24th birthday, the space agency released the infrared-light images of "a churning region of star birth" that is just 6,400 light-years from Earth.

By Mar. 17, 2014

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Incredible moon photo snapped with HTC One, homemade telescope

A homemade binocular telescope, an HTC One, and 700 hours of work went into taking a single, spectacular moon shot. The photographer shares his secrets.

By Mar. 24, 2014

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Hubble telescope spots signs of water on five planets

Two studies suggest distant worlds have atmospheres with water, but some aren't places you'd want to visit anytime soon.

By Dec. 4, 2013

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NASA's Kepler space telescope spots 'wobbly' new planet

The new planet, known as Kepler-413b, has an extremely irregular orbit that seems to move up and down. It also has no surface to stand on.

By Feb. 4, 2014

Review

Canon PowerShot SX50 HS

If you simply must have the longest zoom in the room, the Canon PowerShot SX50 HS satisfies.

By Feb. 8, 2013

3.5 stars Editor's rating Feb. 8, 2013
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Correction: Kepler telescope and habitable planets

This story was live briefly with inaccurate information about the number of planets found in the habitable zone of their respective planetary systems. A total of three planets are in the habitable zone.

By Apr. 18, 2013

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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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Welcome to the Thirty Meter Telescope (pictures)

Hawaii has approved a plan to build the world's largest telescope on top of Mauna Kea. Here's a preview.

7 Images By Apr. 14, 2013

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Use-it-yourself orbiting space telescope in the works

Asteroid mining company Planetary Resources has launched a $1 million Kickstarter campaign to raise money to put a publicly-accessible telescope into space, and fund educational research.

By May. 29, 2013