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02/25/2017 at 22:02. Facebook
Michael Sarratt in SC caught these cool Kelvin Helmholzt clouds!

Like breaking ocean waves...

[ Bit.ly Link ]
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02/25/2017 at 20:15. Facebook
Ring of fire eclipse on Sunday [ Bit.ly Link ]

The annular solar eclipse - aka a ring of fire eclipse - will be visible from parts of Earth's Southern Hemisphere.

Photo: Geoff Sims
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02/25/2017 at 18:04. Facebook
#TodaysImage Cherry blossoms are blooming in Okinawa, Japan
Photo: Beverly Fish [ Bit.ly Link ]
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02/25/2017 at 16:05. Facebook
A winter morning at Durdle Door on the Jurassic Coast of Dorset, UK thanks to our friend John Justice!
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02/25/2017 at 15:33. Facebook
Ken Christison provides a stack of images, taken at one minute intervals, of the waning crescent moon on Friday morning, February 24, 2017. Due to the Earth's rotation, the moon travels about 1/2 degree (its own apparent diameter) westward in two minutes, or about 15 degrees westward in one hour.
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02/25/2017 at 14:02. Facebook
Scientists spy 8th continent, Zealandia [ Bit.ly Link ]
Long-lost land mass submerged in the depths of the southwestern Pacific
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02/25/2017 at 03:30. Facebook
Tonight ... find the Big Dipper, and then follow the arc in the Dipper's handle to find yellow-orange star Arcturus [ Bit.ly Link ]
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02/25/2017 at 00:21. Facebook
Tonight … Hare and Dove at Orion's feet [ Bit.ly Link ]
2 faint constellations near the easy-to-find constellation Orion.
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yesterday at 21:29. Facebook
Friday FAQ: When does Age of Aquarius begin? [ Bit.ly Link ]
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yesterday at 18:28. Facebook
Doug Hodel in Abilene, Texas sent in this pic and wrote: "Thursday's temp tied a record set 99 years ago - 89 degrees for Feb 23"
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yesterday at 16:05. Facebook
This morning's "old" moon above the treetops from Karl Diefenderfer in Quakertown, PA

New moon and eclipse Sunday: [ Bit.ly Link ]
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yesterday at 14:09. Facebook
This morning's waning moon from Chirag Upreti in the Bronx, New York

New moon is Sunday and will cause an eclipse:
[ Bit.ly Link ]
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yesterday at 13:54. Facebook
Milky way with heavy light pollution.22.02.2017.Estonia,Kuusalu.
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yesterday at 13:53. Facebook
My son captured a ivy covered tree who seemed to be trying to kick the sun back up into the sky.
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yesterday at 13:52. Facebook
This morning's rising crescent moon over the Atlantic Ocean. Monmouth Beach, NJ 2/24/17 5:37am I woke up this morning at 4:30am to get into position for this shot. Cloud cover obscured it's initial liftoff from the horizon.
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yesterday at 03:30. Facebook
Do animals dream? [ Bit.ly Link ]
Your dog or cat might look as if it's dreaming when its whiskers twitch and legs wiggle. But are animals really dreaming?
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yesterday at 00:21. Facebook
Use Orion’s Belt to locate #Sirius, the brightest star of the nighttime sky! [ Bit.ly Link ] #stargazing #Tonight #EarthSky
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02/23/2017 at 21:29. Facebook
Today's Image: Ice circles in Syracuse, New York [ Bit.ly Link ]
Photo by Marcia White Bower #circulareddies #slowcurrents
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02/23/2017 at 19:10. Facebook
Signs of spring! Kerry Greenfield in Widnes, UK captured the first Camellias coming into bloom. More spring photos: [ Bit.ly Link ]
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02/23/2017 at 17:28. Facebook
Montage of the February 22, 2017 waning crescent moon as captured by Kannan A in Singapore. [ Bit.ly Link ] #waningcrescent #moon