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50 years on, moon landing still generates a wistful sense of...

WASHINGTON -- When Apollo 11 astronaut Neil Armstrong gingerly stepped onto the surface of the moon July 20, 1969, Jesuit Brother Guy Consolmagno had...

Open skies: Vatican Observatory preparing public stargazing tour

VATICAN CITY — When people ask why the Vatican has an observatory, one Jesuit priest says it’s because it cannot afford a particle accelerator. The...

Science and religion not a battle

When friends and colleagues find out I work with the Vatican Observatory, their first reaction is often surprise that the Catholic Church supports a...

Eclipse a way to appreciate creation, Vatican astronomer says

Catholic News Service HOPKINSVILLE, Ky. — A total solar eclipse is a rare event, something to appreciate and enjoy in the mind of Jesuit Brother...

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