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November 6, 2013, by Rick Pantaleo of VOANews

Astronomers from the University of California, Berkeley, and the University of Hawaii, Manoa say that based on new analysis of Kepler spacecraft data, one in five stars similar to our own sun […]

Astronomers detect mystery radio bursts

July 16, 2013, by Rick Pantaleo of VOANews

An international team of astronomers is studying four mysterious and very powerful radio bursts they think may have originated half way across the uni ...

Astronomers awaiting Comet ISON’s year-end spectacular

May 19, 2013, by Rick Pantaleo of VOANews

Excitement has been growing in recent months over the approach of Comet ISON.  Like other comets, this chunk of rock and ice is following a long, ell ...