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Luke86

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Luke86

Astronomy gives you money!! Gene Cernan gifts 1 million € in the italian edition of "Who wants to be a millionaire?"

4 Feb 2020 1 minute read comments Luke86

Hello everyone, today i'm gonna tell you how astronomy can give you a lot of money! You can trade on NASA stocks, or any other stocks about space agency in the world or simply.. study astronomy!  By the way (and jokes), few days ago i was watching th...

Is USA flag visible on The Moon?

3 Feb 2020 1 minute read comments Luke86

Hello everyone, i think it's one of the most frequently asked question during public evenings observation that i use to organize. You guide your telescope to the Moon and you can be sure that someone will ask you Can i see the USA flag? The answer...

A famous fake news: "27th of August Mars will be visible as big as full Moon" (part 2)

2 Feb 2020 1 minute read comments Luke86

Hello everyone, today i'm going to end this 2-parts article about one of the oldest and most famous fake news you can find on Internet everytime Mars gets visible in the night sky. In the first part i explained helping with math the reason why Mars w...

A famous fake news: "27th of August Mars will be visible as big as full Moon" (part 1)

1 Feb 2020 1 minute read comments Luke86

Serious... no, Mars will NEVER be visible as big as The Moon!! And you can absolutely believe it, without any doubts. One of the most famous fake news  talking about astronomy on Internet is about Mars, the Red Planet. Come on, don't tell me that you...

Another disaster to remember: The Columbia

1 Feb 2020 1 minute read comments Luke86

"...The Columbia is lost; there are no survivors" With these words, George W Bush, ended the presidential response about that was happened few moments before. Just few days after the anniversary of Space Shuttle Challenger disaster, it's time to reme...

Remembering the Challenger disaster 34 years ago

28 Jan 2020 1 minute read comments Luke86

The 28th January 1986 is a very bad day in space history, especially for USA.  Just in this day, the mission STS-51-L aborted after only 73 seconds, because of the explosion of the Challenger Space Shuttle, that killed all the 7-members crew.  A spil...

Publish0x's BAT withdrawal on Coinbase

21 Jan 2020 1 minute read comments Luke86

Hello everyone, as many of you know, Coinbase is one of the most known exchange to buy or sell cryptocurrencies. Personally, i began buying bitcoin fractions with very small investments, starting to learn about the world of cryptocurrencies. Few days...

Saturn looking Moon "kiss" Jupiter

21 Jan 2020 1 minute read comments Luke86

Hello everyone, i shotted this photo during my holiday in Fuerteventura. This astronomical phenomenon is called "conjuction" and it verifies when 2 celestial body apparently seems closed. It's not so rare looking at this phenomenon: Moon in particula...

Happy B-Day "Buzz": the second man landing on the moon raises to 90s

20 Jan 2020 1 minute read comments Luke86

  Just today, Edwind "Buzz" Aldrin, turns 90 years old, allowing him to be 1 of the 4 astronauts that landed on the moon to be still alive. Everyone remember Neil Armstrong's immortal sentence "A small step for a man, a giant leap for mankind", but h...

"Proxima c": a new "friend" in the Universe? [ENG/ITA]

18 Jan 2020 1 minute read comments Luke86

If its existence will be confirmed, Proxima c it will be the closest exoplanet to the Earth. After the discover of Proxima b in 2016, Proxima Centauri the closest star to the Solar System (about 4,3 light-years) could have a second planet orbiting a...