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Pluto the Accidental
Planet - The more we learn about our strange ninth
planet, the more mysterious even its discovery becomes. Is it
truly a planet or just an asteroid or comet that was in the right
place at the right time?
Like a Diamond in
the Sky - Could some of
the stars twinkling in the night sky be made of diamonds? Astronomers
and geologists are beginning to think so.
Of Rocket Boys
and Science Fairs - Coming
of age as Sputnik launched the future in a new direction, this
generation embraced the excitement of science and technology
like never before.
Mir Reflections - The space station Mir was once our only
inhabited moon. After 15 years of international cooperation in
space, it was incinerated in a fiery plunge to Earth. But did
you know that you can still visit Mir and see how the Cosmonauts