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Darkness Falls

Some of you may have seen that Mauna Kea is in the news lately because of an ongoing attempt by protesters to stop the construction of the Thirty-Meter-Telescope. 326 more words


The Circus

This wasn’t the first time, I’d been here before. This time was different though. I was nervous. The motive was different. Pulling into the parking lot the sun was just dipping below the horizon. 1,370 more words

Power & The Production Of Space

Poncho's Mexican Restaraunt

By: Omar Cordova

Growing up in a Hispanic culture I am well aware of the stereotypes and generalizations that come along with our race and identity. 1,162 more words


The Most Important Thing I Learned From Hubble

In 1990, NASA launched a multibillion-dollar telescope into space. Within weeks, everyone realized something had gone wrong. The pictures Hubble was capturing were a drastically lower quality than intended. 701 more words


Happy 25th Birthday, Hubble Space Telescope!

Twenty five years ago today, the Space Shuttle Discovery blasted off with the Hubble Space Telescope on board.  The crew were Commander Loren Shriver, Pilot Charles Bolden (who is now the NASA administrator), Mission Specialist Bruce McCandless, Mission Specialist Kathryn Sullivan, and Mission Specialist Steven Halway.   764 more words