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Hemisphere-Wide Hackathon Tracks Public Money Across Borders

Journalists, coders and financial experts spent Saturday tracking “The Money Trail” across the Americas.

06/07/2014

Cuba appears at the top of this high oblique image, photographed by one of the Expedition 38 crew members aboard the International Space Station. (Source: NASA.gov)

Identical Twins Offer Up Selves For Space Science

A pair of twins have offered themselves up to science in order to study the effects of prolonged weightlessness with one twin in space and the other on earth.

05/28/2014

The artist's concept depicts Kepler-186f , the first validated Earth-size planet to orbit a distant star in the habitable zone.
(Source: NASA Ames/SETI Institute/JPL-Caltech)

Astronomers Spot Most Earth-Like Planet Yet

Astronomers discovered what they said is the most “Earth-like” planet.

04/18/2014

This composite image shows a sequence, from bottom left to top left, of the moon's transition during a total lunar eclipse on April 15, 2014 in Miami, Florida.  (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Total Lunar Eclipse Delivers “Blood Moon”

Sky-gazers across South Florida and the rest of North and South America were treated to a full lunar eclipse — at least those fortunate enough to have clear skies.

04/15/2014

Image Credit: NASA SVS/NASA Center for Climate Simulation

New NASA Study Warns Of Climate Change’s Pace

NASA jumped back into the discussion of global climate change Tuesday with a new study that showed Earth’s climate will experience roughly 20 percent more warming than estimates originally stated, despite a recent slowdown.

CBS Miami–03/11/2014

A screen capture from the latest movie from the STEREO-A spacecraft's Heliospheric Imager shows the comet on Nov. 25, 2013.  (Source: NASA.Gov)

Comet ISON Heads Toward Close Encounter With Sun

Comet ISON is teasing the solar system as it dances with the sun and it’s giving astronomers mixed signals.

CBS Miami–11/27/2013

An artist's conception of Kepler-78b orbiting its parent star once every 8.5 hours. (Source: NASA.gov/Cfa: David A. Aguilar)

Scientists Discover First Earth-Sized Rocky Planet Like Ours

Scientists have found a planet way out in the cosmos that’s close in size and content to Earth — an astronomical first.

CBS Miami–10/30/2013

(Source: CBSMiami/Dave Game) the 2011 Supermoon rises over Miami

Super Moon Over Miami This Weekend

Wanna get mooned? Sunday is the perfect time because the sky will be lit by a “supermoon”, the biggest and brightest full moon of the year.

CBS Miami–06/21/2013

MIAMI (CBS4) - NASA images of Asteroid 1998 QE2. (Source: NASA)

Asteroid With Its Own Moon Passing By Earth Friday

NASA is preparing for a close encounter of the asteroid kind Friday afternoon when Asteroid 1998 QE2 drops by the earth.

CBS Miami–05/31/2013

(Source: http://science.nasa.gov)

Comet Making Closest Approach Ever Of Earth

Stargazers in the Northern Hemisphere finally get to see a recently discovered comet because its closer to Earth than its ever been before.

CBS4–03/05/2013

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