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Solar eclipse from space

Solar eclipse from space

NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory captures the Moon passing by the Sun

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Sky Maps for south-eastern Australia

Sky Maps

A monthly series that provides a guide to the stars and constellations.

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Nitty Gritty and Tycho to the Moon

Nitty Gritty and Tycho to the Moon

Years F-2: This package supports F-2 school groups who are studying science in t...

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Skynotes

Skynotes July 2014

Skynotes July 2014

Month Highlights Mars and Saturn shine brightly in the evening sky, sitting ...

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