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Untitled, by South African artist Gavin Jantjes, is one of the works in the "African Cosmos" exhibition. National Museum of African Art hide caption

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An artist's impression shows a planet, right, orbiting the star Alpha Centauri B, center, a member of the triple star system that is the closest to Earth. ESO/L. Calcada/AP hide caption

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A fragment of the meteor that crashed into Tissint, Morocco. Mark Mauthner/Heritage Auctions hide caption

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For Sale: A Chunk Of Mars

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Space Shuttle Endeavour Rolls To Its Resting Place

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