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A single ticket to Istanbul: Joining solo travellers to discover Turkey's cultural heart

By<p>It seemed a strange way to end a day when I had deliberately dressed modestly and covered my head every time I entered a mosque.<p>I was lying on a …

Why is our solar system such a cosmic weirdo? Astronomers say our solar system may be a strange oddity when compared with the incredible diversity of planetary systems researchers are discovering in the Milky Way. http://oak.ctx.ly/r/4on4

[1304.5058] Water Planets in the Habitable Zone: Atmospheric Chemistry, Observable Features, and the case of Kepler-62e and -62f

Astrophysics > Earth and Planetary Astrophysics<p>Title: Water Planets in the Habitable Zone: Atmospheric Chemistry, Observable Features, and the case …

'Left-Handed' Molecules Brought To Earth By Meteorites, Nebula Study Suggests

By: Charles Q. Choi, SPACE.com Contributor<p>Published: 05/01/2013 07:06 AM EDT on SPACE.com<p>The mysterious bias of life on Earth toward molecules that skew one way and not the other could be due to how light shines in star- and planet-forming clouds, researchers say.<p>If correct, these findings suggest …

Some Strange Things Are Happening To Astronauts Returning To Earth

80,000 People Have Applied For A One-Way Ticket To Mars, Mars One Confirms

Mars One confirmed it has received approximately 80,000 applications from people who want to be a part of a one-way mission to Mars.<p>Has Mars …

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Ancient Mayan Astronomy

Ancient Mayan Astronomy<p>Updated on September 4, 2012<p>Observatory el Caracol at Chichen Itza<p>Mayas Astronomy<p>The Mayas were a civilization that developed …

The Astronomy of Shakespeare

With all this talk lately of rocks whizzing by Earth (or crashing through the atmosphere), it’s remarkable that we didn’t even know of space rocks a …