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Counting the New Year and the remotest flyby in the solar system

It was 30 minutes past midnight on January 1, 2019. We had just rung in the New Year but wanted to do another countdown – the one we had all been waiting for. I found myself in an enormous amount of engineers, scientists and general space lovers. Many were dressed in cocktail dresses and suits for the occasion, while others …

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The first meteor shower of the year peaks tonight

A moonless night should be a factor with this one-night-only meteor shower peak. Those in the Northern Hemisphere, especially Europe and the surrounding areas, want to have the best chance of observation. Mid- and far-north latitudes will have the best chance to see the peak, which only lasts a few hours. Expect to see about 80 meteors per hour, but …

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Happy New Year, the selfies you've uploaded to Popsugar's viral twinning app have been leaked

Photo: Vince Bucci (Getty Images) If you've spent time on social media over the holidays, you've probably come across Popsugar's twinning app, a tool that lets you analyze a selfie find out which celebrity you resemble most. The results, as is often the case with these tools, were either strangely generous or shockingly cruel, but they were curious that they …

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NASA spacecraft opens new year at Tiny, Icy World Past Pluto

LAUREL, Md. (AP) – NASA's New Horizons spacecraft has survived the widest exploration of humanity in another world. FILE – This composite image provided by NASA shows NASA's nicknamed "Ultima Thule" the crosshair in the center, with stars on August 16, 2018, taken from the spaceship New Horizons were made. The brightness of the stars was subtracted from the final …

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Mega Millions winning $ 425 million in New Year sales

A ticket sold in Long Island, New York brought all the numbers together to win the $ 425 million jackpot. The winning numbers for the New Year draw were 57, 70, 34, 62, 44 and a gold mega ball of 14. The ticket was sold in the city of Oyster Bay, according to Brookville Auto Service Official website of the …

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The spaceship opens the new year with a flyby on the edge of the solar system

LAUREL, Md. (AP) – NASA's New Horizons probe on Tuesday pulled off the furthest exploration of another world and ran past a tiny, icy object 4 billion kilometers from Earth Air traffic controllers in Maryland declared their success ten hours after the high-risk collapse in the mysterious Ultima Thule, known as Ultima Thule, at the frozen edges of our solar …

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