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stars in the night sky
July 29, 2019 - 4:43 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — According to the American Meteor Society , two Meteor showers will be reaching their peak tonight, Monday July 29th- July 30th. Your weekly meteor program: https://t.co/NBJwH5kWt0 13 active meteor showers including the Alpha Capricornids and South Delta Aquariids (more about...
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July 09, 2019 - 11:38 am
(KMOX) - Keep your fingers crossed for a clear night tonight because Saturn will be closer to Earth and look brighter than any other time this year. Tuesday night, the planet will reach "opposition," which means it is on the complete opposite side of Earth than the sun. It will be at its closest...
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International Space Station
NASA
June 11, 2019 - 4:20 pm
WASHINGTON (KMOX) — Space enthusiasts with deep pockets may soon have a new location from which to stargaze. NASA announced last week that the International Space Station will open for commercial business and tourism as soon as next year. For about $35,000, one can spend a night on the ISS during a...
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Jupiter
Photo by NASA, ESA, and the Hubble SM4 ERO Team via Getty Images
June 10, 2019 - 12:28 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — Today Jupiter aligns with the Sun and Earth as it approaches the closest distance to our planet it will be at all year. This phenomenon allows the solar system's largest planet to be visible in the sky to the naked eye throughout the month of June. With a pair of binoculars or a...
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lyrids meteor shower
April 22, 2019 - 5:07 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — A major meteor shower is expected to cross the skies tonight and into the early hours of Tuesday, breaking a four-month drought of major shooting star events in North America. The Lyrids will bring up to 20 meteors an hour Monday night, however, clouds across the Midwest may...
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earth from space
March 18, 2019 - 3:28 pm
NASA officials say a huge meteor exploded in the Earth's atmosphere with the force of 10 atomic bombs — and it happened just a few miles from the Earth's surface. The meteor, which measured several meters across, exploded over the Bering Sea back in December, about 15 miles above Russia. The blast...
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(Fitz's, Instagram)
January 25, 2019 - 3:14 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - Fitz's restaurant just opened a new location in south St. Louis County. Fitz’s SoCo will be located at 5244 S. Lindbergh , in the new Gathering Square Development just north of Ronnie’s Plaza. The iconic soda shop has been a St. Louis staple for years in the Delmar Loop, and you...
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 illustration of NASA's InSight lander about to land on the surface of Mars.
(NASA/JPL-Caltech via AP)
November 26, 2018 - 2:42 pm
It was NASA's ninth attempt to land at Mars since the 1976 Viking probes. All but one of the previous U.S. touchdowns were successful.
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Tour of the renovation process for Phase 2 of the Enterprise Center.
(Sam Masterson, KMOX)
August 22, 2018 - 6:11 pm
With 1,500 gallons of paint, about 9,000 new seats, a redesigned atrium, a Biergarten and new merchandise shop locations the concourse will look like a whole new building.
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Young women taking photo of happy wedding couple in park
© Chernetskaya | Dreamstime.com
August 01, 2018 - 7:39 am
There will be chess and checkerboards, benches and meeting areas, as well as a large grotto dedicated to the Virgin Mary.
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