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-  * [[What is the typical day of an astronomer like?]] - Jan 16, 2009 +{{ :906f_k2lgs_v3_400x600_9.jpg?250|}} 
-  * [[Did I see a supernova?]] - Jan 16, 2009 +  * [[How do we know that the Universe is accelerating?]] 
-  * [[How can X-rays escape the gravity of black holes?]] - Jan 16, 2009 +  * [[Did stars form during the Big Bang?]] 
-  * [[How large is our solar system is when compared to other known solar sytems?]] - Jan 16, 2009 +  * [[Why is Mars red?]] 
-  * [[What part of the Earth is nearest to the path of the moon?]] - Jan 16, 2009 +  * [[Why do the outer gas giant planets rotate faster than the inner planets?]] 
-  * [[Do white holes exist and if they do can we see them?]] - Jan 16, 2009 +  * [[How do we know that the Universe is accelerating?]] 
-  * [[Why don't all planets have one moon like the earth? How do other planets acquire more than one moon?]] - Jan 16, 2009 +  * [[Why does the Moon look bigger?]] 
-  * [[If the observable universe is analogous to a hollow plastic ball, then how thick is the plastic?]] - Jan 16, 2009 +  * [[Do all comets approach the Sun along the plane of the ecliptic?]] 
-  * [[Career in Astronomy interview]] - Jan 16, 2009 +  * [[Did space exist before the Big Bang?]] 
-  * [[How long does it take for a white dwarf to cool?]] - Oct 8, 2008 +  * [[Can you deflect an asteroid with vibrations?]] 
-  * [[How do you start a career in finding comets and asteroids?]] - Oct 8, 2008 +  * [[Can we reveal the actual optical disk of another star than our sun's?]] 
-  * [[At what point is the redness of the sunset no longer visible on the horizon?]] - Oct 8, 2008 +  * [[What is the typical day of an astronomer like?]]  
-  * [[How can I visualize the movement of the Moon on the sky?]] - Oct 8, 2008 +  * [[Did I see a supernova?]]  
-  * [[Why does the rate of change of day length vary and why it is greatest at the equinox?]] - Oct 8, 2008 +  * [[How can X-rays escape the gravity of black holes?]] 
-  * [[What is Planet X? Is it true it has been observed/detected?]] - Oct 8, 2008 +  * [[How large is our solar system is when compared to other known solar sytems?]]  
-  * [[What is the best landing place for a rover on Mars?]] - Oct 8, 2008 +  * [[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?]] 
 +  * [[If the observable universe is analogous to a hollow plastic ball, then how thick is the plastic?]]  
 +  * [[Career in Astronomy interview]] 
 +  * [[How long woud it take to get Alpha Centauri?]] 
 +  * [[How long does it take for a white dwarf to cool?]]  
 +  * [[How do you start a career in finding comets and asteroids?]]  
 +  * [[At what point is the redness of the sunset no longer visible on the horizon?]]  
 +  * [[How can I visualize the movement of the Moon on the sky?]]  
 +  * [[Why does the rate of change of day length vary and why it is greatest at the equinox?]] 
 +  * [[What is Planet X? Is it true it has been observed/detected?]] 
 +  * [[What is the best landing place for a rover on Mars?]]  
 +  * [[Why do some planets have reverse rotation?]] 
 +  * [[What is the easiest way to measure the distance between the earth and the sun?]] 
 +  * [[Is Saturn the only planet that has rings?]] 
 +  * [[Can there be another planet in our solar system in the same orbit as earth but on the opposite side of the sun?]] 
 +  * [[How is it possible to look back and see the birth of the universe?]] 
 +  * [[How can astronomers say that the universe is expanding without knowing where the boundaries of the universe are?]] 
 +  * [[What would happen if I put my arm out in space without a space suit?]] 
 +  * [[If your skin was exposed in space and you bled would your blood be blue from lack of oxygen?]] 
 +  * [[How long would it take us to travel to Alpha Centauri?]] 
 +  * [[Why can't we go faster than the speed of light? Can we ever colonize other planets?]] 
 +  * [[What are some major challenges of human space exploration?]] 
 +  * [[What happens to "dead" satellites orbiting the Earth?]] 
 +  * [[What kind of damage do solar storms cause to satellites?]] 
 +  * [[Exactly how does a comet's tail form? Why doesn't a comet's gravity hold onto the gas?]] 
 +  * [[If the Universe is expanding and galaxies are rushing away from one another, why are the galaxies in the Local Group not flying apart?]] 
 +  * //[[http://www.ucolick.org/~mountain/AAA/aaa_old/|Browse older questions...]]// 
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