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Mitch Battros Graphic

Nov 26, 2012

Mitch Battros shares a graphic in tandem with the 11/26/12 show.

Knapp's News 11/18/12

Nov 18, 2012

George Knapp shares a number of items that have recently caught his attention including an article about Google Mars' higher resolution images (pictured), and an obituary for Jim Moseley.

Sun Unleashes Monster Prominence

Nov 17, 2012

NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory captured a giant explosion on the Sun on Friday, November 16th.

Farthest Galaxy Spotted

Nov 15, 2012

Astronomers have spotted the farthest known galaxy in the universe. The object, observed using the Hubble and Spitzer telescopes, is some 13.3 billion light-years away from us.

Bobblehead Candidates in Space

Nov 8, 2012

The day before the presidential election, a group of school kids from Bishop, CA launched bobblehead dolls of Pres. Obama and Mitt Romney into the stratosphere aboard a high altitude balloon.

Get A Text Message From NASA

Nov 3, 2012

Did you know the International Space Station is the third brightest object in the sky, after the sun and moon, and can easily be spotted if you know where to look?

New Milky Way Image Shows 84 Million Stars

Oct 27, 2012

A new 9-billion-pixel image of the Milky Way galaxy has been created showing more than 84 million stars - ten times more than previous studies.

Real-life Tractor Beam Developed

Oct 26, 2012

Physicists are one step closer to making sci-fi technology a reality by inventing a working tractor beam.

Exoplanet Rendering

Oct 23, 2012

Charles Shults shares his artistic rendering of what the newly found planet around Alpha Centauri B might look like.

Knapp's News 10/21/12

Oct 21, 2012

Check out a number of items that have recently caught George Knapp's attention including reports about top stories ignored by the media, and a mysterious location in the Nevada desert.

Inside Google

Oct 20, 2012

Google has thrown open its doors to allow the first ever look inside at the eight vast data centers that power the online world.

Sun Unleashes Solar Plasma

Oct 19, 2012

A giant solar prominence erupted from the sun at 4:15am (EDT) Friday morning and was captured in stunning detail by NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory.

Home Amongst the Stars

Oct 13, 2012

The space shuttle Endeavor received perhaps the longest red carpet treatment in history as it rolled through the streets of Hollywood en route to its final resting place at the California Science Center in Los Angeles.

CME & Northern Lights

Oct 8, 2012

A coronal mass ejection hit Earth's magnetic field on October 8th, causing a geomagnetic storm, and Northern Lights to be visible as far south as Kansas and Utah. Pictured is Justin Phillips' portrait of the sky.

Huge Sunspots

Oct 3, 2012

Sunspots 1579 and 1582 are so large that observers have been able to see them without the use of a solar telescope.

Knapp's News 9/30/12

Sep 30, 2012

A number of items have caught George Knapp's attention in the last week, including a story about an ancient Buddha stature that was carved from a meteorite (pictured).

Mars' Ancient Streambed

Sep 27, 2012

NASA's Curiosity Rover has returned images of what appears to be an ancient streambed.

Photos: Lunar Anomalies

Sep 24, 2012

In tandem with the 9/24/12 show, Mike Bara shares a couple photos featured in his book 'Ancient Aliens on the Moon.'

Video: Fireballs Over Britain

Sep 22, 2012

Thousands watched Friday night as a spectacular display of fireballs streaked across skies over Britain, prompting some eyewitnesses to contact the police about what they thought could be a crashing plane or UFO.

Endeavour's Final Flyby

Sep 21, 2012

Earlier this week space shuttle Endeavour departed Florida's Kennedy Space Center on its way to Los Angeles, where it will parade through the streets on its way to the California Science Center.

In the Crosshairs

Sep 20, 2012

This pyramid-shaped rock on Mars will soon find a place in space history as it has been chosen to be the first test of the Curiosity Rover's advanced geology analyzing equipment.

Sound Waves Levitate Drops of Liquid

Sep 15, 2012

Researchers at Argonne National Laboratory have discovered a way to use sound waves to levitate droplets of liquid.

Newfound Asteroid to Flyby

Sep 13, 2012

An asteroid is due to flyby Earth on Thursday evening.

Video: NASA Captures 'Solar Whip'

Sep 7, 2012

An astonishing video showing a 500,000 mile long whip-like solar filament ejecting from the sun's surface was captured by NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory.

Quadrocopter Swarm

Sep 6, 2012

In Austria, 50 quadrocopters (small aerial drones) were equipped with LED lights, for a synchronized light show.

Genome Brings Ancient Girl to Life

Sep 1, 2012

A team of scientists has accomplished a stunning technical achievement by sequencing the entire genome of a Siberian girl who lived more than 50,000 years ago.

Stunning Color Images of Saturn

Aug 31, 2012

NASA's Cassini spacecraft, which has spent eight years orbiting Saturn, captured stunning true-color images that show the changing hues of the planet's northern and southern hemispheres as they shift from one season to another.

Knapp's News 8/26/12

Aug 26, 2012

Check out some recent items of interest that have caught George Knapp's attention, including a photo essay on spacecraft that have landed on other planets (pictured the Soviet's Luna 9).

Neil Armstrong R.I.P.

Aug 25, 2012

Famed Apollo astronaut and the first man to walk on the moon, Neil Armstrong, passed away on Saturday at the age of 82. Armstrong's achievement captivated the world, made him an American hero, and secured him a place in human history that will never be...

HD Video of Curiosity's Descent

Aug 23, 2012

An HD video captures the exciting plummet of the Curiosity's Rover landing on Mars.

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