Astronomy

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Navajos have different perspective on night sky

When the Navajo people, or Diné, look to the stars, they have a different perspective than non natives, with traditions reaching to ancient times.Utah resident Von Del Chamberlain, a renowned...

DATE: Oct. 31, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local news

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Harvest moon rises over Montezuma County

The harvest moon – the full moon closest to the autumnal equinox on Sept. 22 – rose Friday over Cortez as a crowd gathered for the Montezuma-Cortez High School homecoming game. The moon officially...

DATE: Sept. 16, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local news

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Perseid meteor shower peaks Thursday in Colorado

This year, the Perseid meteor shower will be more of a downpour. Thursday night into early Friday, the annual meteor shower is expected to peak with double the normal number of meteors. Scientists...

DATE: Aug. 11, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local news

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Did you see the blood moon?

The Associated Press CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — Skygazers in North and South America were treated to a full lunar eclipse — at least those fortunate enough to have clear skies. The moon was eclipsed by...

DATE: April 15, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local news

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Did you see the blood moon?

The Associated Press CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. - Skygazers in North and South America were treated to a full lunar eclipse - at least those fortunate enough to have clear skies. The moon was eclipsed by...

DATE: April 15, 2014 | CATEGORY: Ds - news