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Vote Now! Best Space Stories of the Week - April 22, 2012

Weekend Lyrid Meteor Shower Visible From Earth, Space and ... Balloon?

The annual Lyrid meteor shower will hit its peak this weekend and promises to put on an eye-catching display. So much so, NASA is pulling out all the stops. [Full Story]

NEXT: Nearby Dark Matter Mysteriously Missing

Nearby Dark Matter Mysteriously Missing

ESO/L. Calçada

A new study has found no trace of the mysterious invisible substance known as dark matter around the sun, adding a twist to current theories, researchers say. [Full Story]

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