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How Many Planets Are In The Universe?

“Stuff your eyes with wonder, live as if you’d drop dead in ten seconds. See the world. It’s more fantastic than any dream made or paid for in factories.” -Ray Bradbury It wasn’t all that long ago — back when I was a boy — that the only planets we knew of were the ones in…

“Death comes to all, but great achievements build a monument which shall endure until the sun grows cold.” -Ralph Waldo Emerson In the great cosmic ocean, there’s only one planet that we know — for certain — has the right conditions and history to result in intelligent life: our own. Life — or even intelligent life —…

Alllllllmost there…

Good luck, clear skies and great viewing for everyone out there trying to see the Venus Transit! Update 1: Watch the event live here, or watch the embedded NASA video stream, below: Live video from your Android device on Ustream Update 2: here are the results of my Transit “expedition”, where I didn’t get any…