This Year in Astronomy 2013

HAPPY NEW YEAR to all!

Here is a summary of astronomy news and events from the year 2013 …

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ASTRONOMY THIS YEAR  2013

Voyager First Human Made Object Embarks on Historic Journey into Interstellar Space and Captures Sounds of Interstellar Space http://goo.gl/jeCnzm  and  http://goo.gl/tmGk

Higgs Boson Physicists Get The Nobel Prize in Physics 2013; François Englert and Peter Higgs  http://www.nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/physics/laureates/2013/

India Shoots for Mars
http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2013/11/131106-india-mars-probe-science-planet-space/

Comet ISON is Confirmed Dead after Brush with Sun
http://phys.org/news/2013-12-comet-ison-dead-sun.html

Planet Hunting Telescope Kepler is Dead http://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/kepler/news/keplerm-20130515.html#.UrSiMNLuK2U

The Fast Winds of Venus are Getting Faster
http://bit.ly/1dpdix1

NASA Releases Images of Earth Taken by Distant Spacecraft                         http://1.usa.gov/1lzXjNs

NASA Maps Dangerous Asteroids That May Threaten Earth
http://www.space.com/22369-nasa-asteroid-threat-map.html

Largest Structure in Universe Discovered
http://www.space.com/19220-universe-largest-structure-discovered.html

Meteor Blast Over Russia
http://www.space.com/19823-russia-meteor-explosion-complete-coverage.html

Universe Older Than Thought
http://www.space.com/20328-universe-older-planck-spacecraft-map.html

Hubble’s 23rd Anniversary Horsehead Nebula Release
http://hubblesite.org/newscenter/archive/releases/2013/12/

Read the article at Stellar Eyes here: http://stellareyes.com/news/photo-sharing/item/81-this-year-in-astronomy.html

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About ~ wolfrayetstar

Science enthusiast and visual artist - hobbyist. Begginer in astrophotography and huge fan of nerdy jokes.
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