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The James Webb Space Telescope is fully deployed. So what's next for the biggest observatory off Earth?...
Work for the James Webb Space Telescope is just beginning after was successfully deployed on Jan. 8.
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-01-09 17:01 UTC
Hubble Space Telescope's best images...
Affectionately known as 'our eye on the Universe', the Hubble Space Telescope was launched on April 24, 1990, via the space shuttle Discovery from Kennedy Space Centre in Florida.
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-01-01 18:27 UTC
With its single 'eye,' NASA's DART returns first images from space...
Just two weeks after launching from Vandenberg Space Force Base in California, NASA's Double Asteroid Redirection Test (DART) spacecraft has opened its "eye" and returned its first images from spacea major operational milestone for the spacecraft and DART team.
By Anonymous Submission on 2021-12-30 18:33 UTC
James Webb Space Telescope's smooth launch extended its life expectancy, NASA says...
The observatory's trouble-free Christmas Day launch and two early course corrections could push its operational life well past the 10-year mark, the agency said.
By Anonymous Submission on 2021-12-29 22:09 UTC
Where is NASA's James Webb Space Telescope? Here's how to follow its progress....
What's the massive observatory doing now? Here's how to find out.
By Anonymous Submission on 2021-12-29 22:07 UTC
A spacecraft has 'touched' the sun for the first time...
On April 28, 2021, NASA's Parker Solar Probe reached the sun's extended solar atmosphere, known as the corona, and spent five hours there. The spacecraft is the first to enter the outer boundaries of our sun.
By Anonymous Submission on 2021-12-14 20:58 UTC
Mars rocks collected by Perseverance boost case for ancient life...
NASA's Perseverance Mars rover has now collected two rock samples, with signs that they were in contact with water for a long period of time boosting the case for ancient life on the Red Planet.
By Anonymous Submission on 2021-09-12 07:14 UTC
The James Webb Space Telescope, NASA's next great observatory, passes final ground tests...
Teams working on the James Webb Space Telescope have completed testing of the giant observatory and are now preparing to ship it to the launch site ahead of its journey to space later this year.
By Anonymous Submission on 2021-08-28 00:26 UTC
NASA is taking a fresh look at UFOs...
Nelson added that he does not believe the UFOs are evidence of extraterrestrials visiting Earth. "I think I would know" if that were the case, Nelson said. But, he acknowledged, it'd be premature to rule that out as a possibility.
By Anonymous Submission on 2021-06-04 21:01 UTC
NASA Photos Show 'Mushroom' Fungus Growing on Rocks in the Red Planet—Is There Life on Mars?...
Mushrooms are proof of life, as they are fungus, and scientists prove that those are it in the recent Mars photos.
By Anonymous Submission on 2021-05-07 01:02 UTC
NASA’s Mars Perseverance Rover Provides First Audio Recording on Mars...
New video from NASAs Mars 2020 Perseverance rover chronicles major milestones during the final minutes of its entry, descent, and landing (EDL) on the Red Planet on Feb. 18 as the spacecraft plummeted, parachuted, and rocketed toward the surface of Mars.
By Anonymous Submission on 2021-02-23 12:38 UTC
Touchdown! NASA's Mars Perseverance Rover safely lands on Red Planet...
The largest, most advanced rover NASA has sent to another world touched down on Mars Thursday, after a 203-day journey traversing 293 million miles (472 million kilometers).
By Anonymous Submission on 2021-02-18 23:32 UTC
The view from Mars: Here's the 1st photo from NASA's Perseverance rover!...
Just minutes after NASA's Perseverance Mars rover nailed its touchdown on the Red Planet, the spacecraft sent back the first two images of its new home in Jezero Crater on Feb. 18, 2021.
By Anonymous Submission on 2021-02-18 23:32 UTC
NASA InSight Mars Digger Bites the Dust After Two Years on Red Planet...
NASA declared the InSight Mars digger dead after failing to burrow deep into the red planet to take its temperature.
By Anonymous Submission on 2021-01-15 07:50 UTC
A vintage NASA moon rocket body is officially back in Earth orbit ... for now...
Scientists think a piece of 1960s space junk has slipped into orbit around Earth. Here's the story of the Centaur rocket body and the Surveyor moon program it powered.
By ceres on 2020-12-01 05:31 UTC
NASA Finally Contacts Voyager 2 from 11 Billion Miles Away Using Enhanced Deep Space Station 43...
The space agency used the upgraded Deep Space Station 43.
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-11-03 14:38 UTC
NASA to hand off spacecraft communications to industry...
NASA is preparing to hand off to the private sector much of the work of communicating with spacecraft in Earth and lunar orbit. SpaceNews.com
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-03-25 00:10 UTC
NASA Pauses Work on James Webb Space Telescope Due to COVID-19 Pandemic...
The launch is still currently on the books for approximately one year from now, but any this delay will likely push the launch back yet again The post NASA Pauses Work on James Webb Space Telescope Due to COVID-19 Pandemic appeared first on ExtremeTech .
By ceres on 2020-03-23 18:31 UTC
NASA Warns Of Airburst-Causing Asteroid Arriving This Week...
2020 EF will most likely not cause an impact event on Earth during a collision. Instead, the asteroid will probably break apart upon entering the atmosphere and cause an explosion in the sky. Unfortunately, this does not automatically mean that a collision with 2020 EF will not be dangerous for
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-03-16 14:49 UTC
NASA Recreated What the Apollo 13 Astronauts Saw While Circling the Moon in a Glorious 4K Visualization...
Despite not actually getting to walk on its surface, the Apollo 13 astronauts were still able to visit the moon from a distance of around 158 miles which is closer than most of their fellow Earth dwellers will ever get to it. You can, however, see exactly
By Anonymous Submission on 2020-03-02 21:42 UTC
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