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Detailed Maps of Path Of Solar Eclipse Released
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Detailed Illinois and Midwest Maps of Path of Solar Eclipse Released

With less than two weeks to go before the biggest celestial event to come to Illinois, NASA has released detailed maps of the path of the solar eclipse.

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Two More Chances to See the Supermoon in 2016

Sky watchers, if you missed the supermoon that happened last weekend, no worries you'll get two more chances to see it in 2016.

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Rockford Gets a Look at the International Space Station

My wife, Amy, has been following the year-long saga of astronaut Scott Kelly, who will be coming home to Earth tomorrow after nearly a year (340 days) in space aboard the International Space Station (ISS).

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See How The Rockford Area Looks From Space [PHOTOS]

Take a look at these incredible pictures from the International Space Station.

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Holiday Lights Can Be Seen From Space

We've all had that neighbor at least once. The one who so enthusiastically decorates their home for the holidays that you swear the lights could be seen from outer space...

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The discovery of Pluto by Clyde Tombaugh, shown in this 1997
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NASA Releases Best Photos Yet of Pluto

The guy in the photo above is Clyde Tombaugh, the man credited with discovering Pluto in 1930. Clyde Tombaugh was born here in Illinois, just outside Streator, in 1906...

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Get Ready for Sunday’s Supermoon Eclipse

It hasn't happened since 1982, and the next one won't be until 2033. It's not just a "supermoon," it's a "supermoon eclipse." And, it's a fairly rare event...

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Rock Valley College Student Selected to Visit NASA

A Rock Valley College student has been selected  to travel to NASA's Johnson Space Center as part of the NASA Community College Aerospace Scholars project (NCAS)...

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Feeding America Receives $1,000,000 Grant From The Dunkin' Donuts & Baskin-Robbins Community Foundation
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Rep. Randy Hultgren: House Should Stay Strong on DHS Bill [AUDIO]

Congressman Randy Hultgren joined "Riley & Scot" this week to talk about the continued threat posed by ISIS, what the House should do with the pending DHS funding bill, and the NASA Authorization Act.

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NASA is “All About That Space”

It started with Meghan Trainor's "All About That Bass," then we got "All About That Baste" for Thanksgiving, now...it's NASA.

From CNET:
Now here's a line from a pop song you don't hear too often: "If you got boosters boosters, just raise 'em up/'Cause every spacecraft needs propulsion/From the bottom to the top...

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