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NASA’s Juno spacecraft snapped this stunning portrait of swirling gas clouds on Jupiter.
Researchers using the Hubble Space Telescope have found first evidence for intermediate-mass black holes, a type that has only been hypothesized so far.
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Hubble Finds “Missing Link” Black Hole Tearing Apart a Star That Passed Too Close [Video] – SciTechDaily
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How NASA astronaut Scott Kelly kept his spirits up while working and living in a giant lab orbiting 250 miles above Earth.