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Here’s What Will Happen to Our Sun When It Dies

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While our friends in the Star Trek universe venture out to explore strange new worlds and to seek out new life, back here in the real world, we're still trying to figure out what's going to happen closer to home. And NASA has come a little bit closer to understanding and observing the death of our very own sun.

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NASA Wants You to Wave to Saturn, Come July 19th

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Come July 19th, Cassini will be taking a picture of Saturn's rings - and Earth will show up as a reflection within the rings. NASA wants you to wave!

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UR-110 watch blends astronomy and time-telling

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URWERK's new UR-110 watch is a solar system behind a sapphire crystal viewing glass, using orbiting "hour satellites" running along a minute track and a steampunk tenor to tell time.

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