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A Bitter Archaeological Feud Over an Ancient Vision of the Cosmos

A Bitter Archaeological Feud Over an Ancient Vision of the Cosmos

A Bitter Archaeological Feud Over an Ancient Vision of the Cosmos A Bitter Archaeological Feud Over an Ancient Vision of the Cosmos The disk is small — just 12 inches in diameter — but it has loomed large in the minds of people across millenniums. Made of bronze, the artifact was inlaid in gold with an ancient vision of the …

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Arecibo Observatory, a Great Eye on the Cosmos, Is Going Dark

Arecibo Observatory, a Great Eye on the Cosmos, Is Going Dark

Arecibo Observatory, a Great Eye on the Cosmos, Is Going Dark Arecibo Observatory, a Great Eye on the Cosmos, Is Going Dark Dan Wertheimer of the University of California, Berkeley, a leader in the search for extraterrestrial intelligence, wrote in an email, “Arecibo has made profound discoveries, helping Earthlings understand our planet and the universe.” He added, “I hope Congress …

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Stuart Bowyer, Astronomer Who Lent His Ear to the Cosmos, Dies at 86

Stuart Bowyer, Astronomer Who Lent His Ear to the Cosmos, Dies at 86

Stuart Bowyer, Astronomer Who Lent His Ear to the Cosmos, Dies at 86 Stuart Bowyer, Astronomer Who Lent His Ear to the Cosmos, Dies at 86 This obituary is part of a series about people who have died in the coronavirus pandemic. Read about others here. Only the hottest stars shine with the searing but invisible blue-beyond-blue light called ultraviolet. …

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