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Scientists study the phases of the moon on lunar models in preparation for an eventual manned flight to moon.

I love a chart, a map, pen and paper science. This photo hits all the spots. A photo by Fritz Goro taken in 1962 of scientists studying moon phases on models in preparation for US manned flight to the moon.

Jupiter facts Jupiter orbits the fastest. It only took about ten hours to complete one rotation. The speed of rotation gave a strong contribution to the magnetic field surrounding the planet with radiation.

Electrodynamic interactions play a variety of roles in the Jupiter system…

Solar activity playing a minimal role in global warming, research suggests. Story based on materials provided by Institute of Physics, via EurekAlert!, a service of AAAS. Photo: "Sunrise over planet Earth. Changes in solar activity have contributed no more than 10 per cent to global warming in the twentieth century, a new study has found. (Credit: © marcel / Fotolia)" http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/11/131107204235.htm

Solar activity playing a minimal role in global warming, research suggests

An hour before sunrise on Monday morning, November 18, catch a sight of the elusive planet Mercury, with brightening Comets ISON and Lovejoy as a bonus.

An hour before sunrise on Monday morning, November catch a sight of the elusive planet Mercury, with brightening Comets ISON and Lovejoy as a bonus.

Planet Earth

NASA has proclaimed this image the MOST amazing high definition image of Earth ever. This ‘Blue Marble’ image of the Earth was taken from the VIIRS instrument aboard NASA’s most recently launched Earth-observing satellite – Suomi NPP.