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Leaked Benchmark Result Reveals New BlackBerry Smartphone

While its Android phones did not perform well in the market, it has appeared that BlackBerry is still fighting to remain in the business. Recently, a leaked benchmark result revealed what might be BlackBerry's next Android phone, and it packs some serious hardware and features.

Can you see it? The planet Mercury is seen in silhouette, lower third of image, as it transits across the face of the sun Monday, May 9, 2016, as viewed from Boyertown, Pennsylvania.

Rare Mercury Completes Transit Across Sun and What It Really Means

Yesterday, Mercury crossed the face of the sun, as it was directly passing in between Earth as well, revealing fantastic views from the sky.

Digital Mercury

First USGS Digital Topographic Map of Mercury Shows Entire Surface

Using ISIS, over 100,000 spacecraft images and photos detailing Mercury's landforms and features were combined to create the new digital map.

Transit of Mercury.

Mercury Transits the Sun on May 9; View it Safely

The transit will be visible in full or in part in most of the Earth.

Mercury up close

Revealed by NASA's Messenger, Mercury said to Possess oldest Magnetic Field in Solar System

NASA's infamous spacecraft, Messenger which crash landed onto Mercury's surface on April 30 has sent reports which indicate that the planet possesses the oldest magnetic field in the history of the Solar System. The spacecraft which orbited Mercury right from 2011 to 2015 but it wasn't until the final months of the mission in which it became dangerously close to the Mercury's surface at 60 miles, that this report was sent.

NASA

NASA's Spacecraft Reveals Mercury's Magnetic Field Mysteries

Scientists have discovered that Mercury had a much stronger magnetic field nearly 4 billion years ago after studying rocks on the surface of Mercury from the data of NASA's MESSENGER spacecraft.

Goodbye, MESSENGER

NASA Reveals the Ancient Magnetic Field of Mercury

The data was accurately corrected by sending the Messenger in orbit in close proximity to the planet.

Colorful images of Mercury

NASA Has Released Mercury’s Colorful Images

Mercury appeared to be rainbow-colored and can be explained by a system that is responsible in capturing the spectral data that is about the surface and exosphere of the planet.

Colorful images of Mercury

NASA Has Released Mercury’s Colorful Images

Mercury appeared to be rainbow-colored and can be explained by a system that is responsible in capturing the spectral data that is about the surface and exosphere of the planet.

Goodbye, MESSENGER

NASA's MESSENGER to Crash into Mercury on April 16

The spacecraft's cameras and other sophisticated, high-technology instruments have collected unprecedented images and made other observations

Quadrantid meteor shower

Spectacular Jupiter and Big Dipper Meteor Shower all in January 2015

January is a generous month for star gazers.

Mercury up close

Join NASA's Contest to Name the Craters of Mercury

The contest will run from December 15 to January 15, 2015.

Hubble Telescope Captures Saturn's Spectacular Northern Lights Dance

The Hubble Space Telescope has captured the amazing northern lights of Saturn.

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