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Amalthea Casts Shadow on Jupiter

Added: 23.10.2017 20:04 | 11 views | 0 comments

On September 1, 2017, NASA’s Juno spacecraft witnessed a remarkable cosmic event - a small Jovian moon called Amalthea blocked the sunlight and cast a shadow on the face of the gas giant. On September 1 at 5:49 p.m. EDT (2:49 p.m. PDT), Juno successfully made its eighth flyby of Jupiter. The newly released image [...]

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New Research Reveals Origin of Ceres’ Organic Matter

Added: 23.10.2017 18:55 | 13 views | 0 comments

Organic-rich materials found on Ceres by NASA’s Dawn orbiter are native to the dwarf planet, according to new research led by Southwest Research Institute planetary researcher Simone Marchi. Ceres, the largest object in the main asteroid belt, is believed to have originated about 4.5 billion years ago at the dawn of the Solar System. Studying [...]

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NASA insists it is going to Mars, but it really can’t afford to

Added: 23.10.2017 17:08 | 0 views | 0 comments

The long-held desire to send humans to the Red Planet is nowhere near being realised, despite NASA claiming it is on a Journey to Mars

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Tethered satellites could see the moon’s weird swirls up close

Added: 23.10.2017 17:08 | 0 views | 0 comments

The moon has bright coils of dust we can’t study without getting up close. A NASA proposal would send two satellites tied together to dangle over the surface

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Nuclear reactors on rockets may fuel future crewed trips to Mars

Added: 23.10.2017 17:08 | 1 views | 0 comments

NASA’s push to develop a rocket engine powered by a nuclear reactor could create a faster, lighter spaceship and cut the trip to Mars down to four months

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NASA’s planetary protection officer will defend Mars, not Earth

Added: 23.10.2017 17:08 | 0 views | 0 comments

A NASA job advert has made for excited headlines, but the agency isn’t hiring someone to protect us from aliens – it wants someone to protect alien microbes from us

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OSIRIS-REx spacecraft zooms by Earth on its way to an asteroid

Added: 23.10.2017 17:07 | 0 views | 0 comments

On its way to collect dust samples from the asteroid Bennu, NASA’S OSIRIS-REx spaceship will slingshot around Earth, passing 17,000 kilometres above Antarctica

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Watching Cassini’s last moments from inside NASA mission control

Added: 23.10.2017 17:07 | 0 views | 0 comments

The Cassini team was at once somber and excited as they watched the spacecraft’s radio heartbeat flicker out. Mika McKinnon joined them to say goodbye

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Cassini’s 10 best pictures from its 13-year voyage around Saturn

Added: 23.10.2017 17:07 | 0 views | 0 comments

On 15 September, NASA’s Cassini spacecraft will crash into Saturn, ending its mission with a bang. New Scientist looks back at 10 of its best images

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NASA insists it is going to Mars, but it really can’t afford to

Added: 23.10.2017 17:07 | 0 views | 0 comments

The long-held desire to send humans to the Red Planet is nowhere near being realised, despite NASA claiming it is on a Journey to Mars

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