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Send your questions to [**askanastronomer@ucolick.org**]. Send your questions to [**askanastronomer@ucolick.org**].
-==== Frequently asked questions ====+---- 
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 +==== Frequently Asked Questions ====
  * [[Astronomy as a career]]   * [[Astronomy as a career]]
 +  * [[Did I see a supernova?]]
 +  * [[What is the rising/setting time of the Sun in my location?]]
 +  * [[I received a star as a gift or purchased it for a friend/loved one. Can you confirm that it exists? Can you take a picture of it for me?]]
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-==== New questions ====+==== New Questions ==== 
 +  * [[Did stars form during the Big Bang?]] 
 +  * [[How do we know that the Universe is accelerating?]] 
 +  * [[Why is Mars red?]] 
 +  * [[Why do the outer gas giant planets rotate faster than the inner planets?]] 
 +  * [[Can you deflect an asteroid with vibrations?]] 
 +  * [[Why does the Moon look bigger?]]
  * [[Do all comets approach the Sun along the plane of the ecliptic?]]   * [[Do all comets approach the Sun along the plane of the ecliptic?]]
  * [[Can we reveal the actual optical disk of another star than our sun's?]]   * [[Can we reveal the actual optical disk of another star than our sun's?]]
  * [[What is the typical day of an astronomer like?]]   * [[What is the typical day of an astronomer like?]]
  * [[Did I see a supernova?]]   * [[Did I see a supernova?]]
-  * [[How can X-rays escape the gravity of black holes?]] 
-  * [[How large is our solar system is when compared to other known solar sytems?]] 
-  * [[What part of the Earth is nearest to the path of the moon?]] 
-  * [[Do white holes exist and if they do can we see them?]] 
-  * [[Why don't all planets have one moon like the earth? How do other planets acquire more than one moon?]] 
  * //[[Index|Browse all questions...]]//   * //[[Index|Browse all questions...]]//
-==== Featured question ====+---- 
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 +==== Featured Question ====
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-Disclaimer: The opinions expressed here are those of individual authors and don't necessarily reflect the Observatory's positions. Send your feedback to **askanastronomer@ucolick.org** \\+Disclaimer: The opinions expressed here are those of individual authors and don't necessarily represent the Observatory's positions. Send your feedback to **askanastronomer@ucolick.org** \\
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[[The AAA Team]] - [[Credits]] - Pages by [[http://www.ucolick.org/~smeschia|Stefano Meschiari]] and [[http://www.ucolick.org/~jnaiman|Jill Naiman]] - Images (c) [[http://www.lauriehatch.com|Laurie Hatch]]</sub> [[The AAA Team]] - [[Credits]] - Pages by [[http://www.ucolick.org/~smeschia|Stefano Meschiari]] and [[http://www.ucolick.org/~jnaiman|Jill Naiman]] - Images (c) [[http://www.lauriehatch.com|Laurie Hatch]]</sub>
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