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Hippocamp: the Moon That Shouldn’t Be There

FUTURISM – 21 February 2019 -Kristin Houser – In 2013, scientists discovered a tiny moon orbiting Neptune. They gave it the forgettable name S/2004 N 1, but it soon earned the nickname of “the

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Astronomers Watch as Neptune-Sized Exoplanet Disintegrates

FUTURISM – 21 Jan 2019 – Dan Robitzski – About 800 light years away, a massive exoplanet is having a hard time keeping itself together. And we mean that literally —

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Hubble Sees New Dark Spot on Neptune

(NASA) – New images obtained on May 16, 2016, by NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope confirm the presence of a dark vortex in the atmosphere of Neptune. This full visible-light image

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