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Image shows God of Chaos asteroid Apophis gearing up to pass Earth

The asteroid Apophis, the potentially hazardous space rock due to pass close to Earth next month, has been photographed by a ground-based telescope project. The image was captured by the Elena robotic telescope unit, which took a single exposure shot of the sky lasting 300 seconds.

Feb 24, 2021 by Ed Browne - Newsweek
Conspiracy News
This map of Earth is the most accurate ever produced, and it looks completely different

Japanese architect Hajime Narukawa claims to have tackled a centuries-old problem - how to draw an oblate spheroid Earth on a flat plane. He claims the above map, called the AuthaGraph World Map, achieves this task.

Mar 09, 2020 by indy100
Travel & Recreation Blogs

NASA Live: Earth From Space - Nasa Live Stream | ISS LIVE FEED : ISS Tracker + Live Chat
Jun 06, 2019 by NASA Space Videos
Science & Medicine Blogs
"The International Space Station is the perfect place to view a sunset. In fact, the station orbits the Earth every 90 minutes - meaning this sunset you see is actually one of 16 the station residents see in a day."

Take in the view and see where the station is flying: HERE

Jun 06, 2019 by NASA - via Linkedin
Science & Medicine Blogs



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