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Oct 17

On Sunday Comet Siding Spring will be passing so close to Mars, the two objects look like the same dot on our orbital graph. We’re hoping there are some awesome pictures afterwards!

On Sunday Comet Siding Spring will be passing so close to Mars, the two objects look like the same dot on our orbital graph. We’re hoping there are some awesome pictures afterwards!

Oct 16

Beware! Alpha Dracula feeds on the bloody aftermath of Calculus midterms. wolfr.am/1CrgPUM

Beware! Alpha Dracula feeds on the bloody aftermath of Calculus midterms. wolfr.am/1CrgPUM

Oct 15

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Oct 14

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Oct 13

Pluto is in the running to be a planet once more! For perspective: Not only are both Russia and Pluto ice covered, they’re about the same size. It’s a smaller universe than you think. wolfr.am/1v45IRu

Pluto is in the running to be a planet once more! For perspective: Not only are both Russia and Pluto ice covered, they’re about the same size. It’s a smaller universe than you think. wolfr.am/1v45IRu

Oct 10

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Oct 09

Legend has it that the Ghost of Alpha haunts math classrooms everywhere. wolfr.am/1pVMasR

Legend has it that the Ghost of Alpha haunts math classrooms everywhere. wolfr.am/1pVMasR

Oct 08

“Fall has always been my favorite season. The time when everything bursts with its last beauty, as if nature had been saving up all year for the grand finale.”-Lauren Destafano wolfr.am/1sbZQVa

“Fall has always been my favorite season. The time when everything bursts with its last beauty, as if nature had been saving up all year for the grand finale.”-Lauren Destafano wolfr.am/1sbZQVa

Oct 07

Reading Frankenstein doesn’t take nearly as long as it took the Monster to find Dr. Frankenstein. wolfr.am/1pMClxp

Reading Frankenstein doesn’t take nearly as long as it took the Monster to find Dr. Frankenstein. wolfr.am/1pMClxp

Oct 06

The first train robbery in American history occurred on this day in 1866. Its success would spur a new variety of wild west crime. How successful was it? wolfr.am/10FXC6g

The first train robbery in American history occurred on this day in 1866. Its success would spur a new variety of wild west crime. How successful was it? wolfr.am/10FXC6g