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Wise words from about how we are all connected to the Universe, and each other.

This week in science, including 'Weird Black Hole's Brightness Perplexes Scientists'. http://m.space.com/23755-black-hole-brightness-mystery.html

This week in science, including 'Weird Black Hole's Brightness Perplexes Scientists'. http://m.space.com/23755-black-hole-brightness-mystery.html

This week in science, including 'Weird Black Hole's Brightness Perplexes Scientists'. http://m.space.com/23755-black-hole-brightness-mystery.html

This week in science, including 'Weird Black Hole's Brightness Perplexes Scientists'.
http://m.space.com/23755-black-hole-brightness-mystery.html

Einstein's genius was in physics, but his philosophy on religion was also spot on.

The Milky Way, as seen from the top of Mauna Kea, Hawaii. What a view! #astronomy

Photo of heart-shaped plasma on the Sun. Happy Valentines Day! http://t.co/jmX6iNtA

The Pillars of Creation in the Eagle Nebula, 7000 light years away, are gaseous nurseries for newborn stars

This is the Seagull Nebula. It glows from the energetic radiation due to a very hot young star lurking at its heart.

We have lots of geeky love for this picture that came via . Rockets of the world!

Fancy a pint?

Maybe this is how teenagers discuss the beauty of the Universe? Particularly if they have been 'tokin the guan'.

Here is a photo of us all. From Mars! #space #planetology #astronomy

The sun will shortly reach the peak of its 11 year solar flare cycle. It is the quietest peak in over 100 years.

January is looking good in the Hubble calendar. It's the Spiral Galaxy NGC3982, 68 million light years from Earth.

Stunning image of star-forming ring around the heart of spiral galaxy NGC1097, courtesy of Hubble.

Very, very happy with this present! Merry Christmas space fans.

Released for Hubble's 20th anniversary, this image shows the Carina Nebula - a 3 light-year tall pillar of hydrogen.

Has MESSENGER spotted a nursery for hollows? http://t.co/hcyvvBLa

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