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(Some Guy)   The Hubble Telescope discovers Earendel, or "morning star": a star which is reported to be 12.9 billion years old. J.R.R. Tolkien heartily approves   ( divider line
    More: Spiffy, Hubble Space Telescope, light of a star, Space Telescope Science Institute, Galaxy, European Space Agency, Milky Way, CSA James Webb Space Telescope, ESA Hubble Space Telescope  
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2022-03-30 1:54:48 PM  
6 votes:
What a wild coincidence that this star had the same name as the star in the Lord of the Rings. That's amazing!
2022-03-30 1:46:50 PM  
5 votes:
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2022-03-30 12:17:54 PM  
2 votes:
Second star to the right, then straight on 'til morning.

/ or is that Pan handling?
// I can never tell
/// I do believe in slashies!
2022-03-30 2:58:23 PM  
2 votes:
Hubble clinging to relevancy with these pop-culture tie-ins. Sad, really.
2022-03-30 5:35:26 PM  
2 votes:
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2022-03-30 11:54:00 AM  
1 vote:
I thought Lucifer was the "morning star"... I think Hubble took a wrong turn somewhere
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