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New theory predicts Earth-like, watery planets exist around red dwarfs...
Recent exoplanet exploration has focused on the discovery of temperate rocky planets like the Earth, which are often called habitable planets. Most of the recent missions are targeting stars cooler than the sun. Such stars are known as red dwarfs or M-typ
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-09-30 17:12 UTC
NASA, SpaceX Consider Moving Hubble Space Telescope Into a Higher Orbit...
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SpaceX believes Hubble can be boosted using its Dragon spacecraft.
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-09-30 11:36 UTC
NASA's DART spacecraft will crash into an asteroid tonight: Watch live...
On Monday (Sept. 26) at 7:14 p.m. EDT (2314 GMT), if all goes well, NASA's DART spacecraft will crash into the asteroid Dimorphos in an attempt to alter the moonlet's trajectory.
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-09-26 14:07 UTC
NASA’s Mars rover makes ‘fantastic’ find in search for past life...
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Perseverance has collected four rock samples from an ancient river delta where organisms might have thrived.
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-09-16 22:21 UTC
'Tantalizing' Mars rock samples collected by Perserverance rover...
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The presence of organic molecules does not necessarily mean there was once life on the Red Planet, but scientists are eager to figure out how to get them back to Earth for analysis.
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-09-16 22:21 UTC
Two potentially habitable super-Earth planets have been discovered...
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A pair of rocky planets orbiting the star LP 890-9, also known as SPECULOOS 2, seem likely to be in the habitable zone and one of them could be the second most habitable exoplanet discovered so far
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-09-07 19:17 UTC
Scientists spot planet that may be hospitable to human life...
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Scientists may have just discovered one of the most hospitable planets to life to date.
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-09-07 19:15 UTC
Possible water world spotted orbiting an alien star...
A potentially habitable water-rich world just 100 light-years away from Earth could be one of the best places to search for life.
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-08-25 21:38 UTC
An extrasolar world covered in water?...
An international team of researchers led by Charles Cadieux, a Ph.D. student at the Universit de Montral and member of the Institute for Research on Exoplanets (iREx), has announced the discovery of TOI-1452 b, an exoplanet orbiting one of two small stars
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-08-24 12:20 UTC
Astronomers looking at Webb: What if the Big Bang didn't happen?...
How our view of reality might change overnight
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-08-24 12:15 UTC
NASA Discovers Super-Earth That May Support Life: All You Need To Know...
Scientists have discovered a Super-Earth that is four times the mass of our planet and takes just 10.8 days to complete a whole year.
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-08-08 21:31 UTC
The James Webb Space Telescope's first glimpses into deep space reveal 4 mind-blowing finds...
After releasing the deepest image of the universe on July 11, NASA revealed four more groundbreaking finds from the James Webb Space Telescope, including two nebulae, a quintet of galaxies, and water signatures from an exoplanet.
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-07-12 17:48 UTC
NASA’s Webb Delivers Deepest Infrared Image of Universe Yet...
NASAs James Webb Space Telescope has produced the deepest and sharpest infrared image of the distant universe to date. Known as Webbs First Deep Field, this image of galaxy cluster SMACS 0723 is overflowing with detail.
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-07-11 22:39 UTC
First Images from the James Webb Space Telescope...
NASA.gov brings you the latest images, videos and news from America's space agency. Get the latest updates on NASA missions, watch NASA TV live, and learn about our quest to reveal the unknown and benefit all humankind.
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-07-11 22:24 UTC
Giant sunspot threatens Earth as solar flare may cause blackouts...
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Researchers have their eye on a massive sunspot measuring more than 6,100 miles wide, which could prompt a radio blackout-inducing solar flare.
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-07-11 20:38 UTC
First color images from NASA's James Webb Space Telescope to reveal brilliant nebula, galaxy clusters...
The James Webb Space Telescope launched on Christmas morning and is now about 1 million miles from Earth -- ready to send back its first color images.
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-07-11 15:13 UTC
NASA calls ‘mystery’ rocket crash on moon highly unusual...
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NASA said a rocket of unknown national origin that crashed into the moon earlier this year produced a double crater on the surface, an unexpected feat. The agencys Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter, wh
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-07-01 17:39 UTC
NASA scientists say images from the Webb telescope nearly brought them to tears...
Deep field images of the universe, exoplanet atmospheres, and more to be unveiled.
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-06-30 01:08 UTC
Giant Sunspot Has Doubled in Size in 24 Hours and It's Pointed at Earth...
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The huge sunspot has the potential to send a solar flare our way. Whether it will or not remains to be seen.
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-06-20 21:32 UTC
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