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New vaccine kills 'zombie' cells that cause aging study...
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Japanese scientists have developed a vaccine to target so-called zombie cells that pile up over time and damage healthy cells. These cells are thought to be responsible for a range of age-related ailments, such as heart disease.
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-01-10 17:19 UTC
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
NASA's James Webb Space Telescope mission: Live updates...
Read the latest news about NASA's James Webb Space Telescope.
By Anonymous Submission on 2021-12-29 01:25 UTC
James Webb Telescope Antenna Released, Assembly Tested, NASA Says...
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The antenna assembly of the James Webb Space Telescope has been successfully tested as it continues its journey to its final observing spot, located one million miles away from Earth, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (N
By Anonymous Submission on 2021-12-26 23:17 UTC
Heavens above: Nasa hires priest to prepare for an alien discovery...
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As space agencies launch new telescopes, rovers and probes to look for habitable planets and alien life beyond Earth, a British priest has been helping Nasa to
By Anonymous Submission on 2021-12-26 02:27 UTC
NASA's James Webb Space Telescope launches on epic mission to study early universe...
It was a moment so highly anticipated and so long-delayed that it seemed surreal: NASA's James Webb Space Telescope finally got off the ground.
By Anonymous Submission on 2021-12-25 20:41 UTC
Astronomers have a new theory that defies a fundamental necessity of life...
Scientists propose so-called land planets have a better chance at sustaining alien life than Earth-like water worlds.
By Anonymous Submission on 2021-12-16 02:42 UTC
'Significant' Amounts of Water Discovered Under Mars Grand Canyon Feature in Historic Find...
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This recent finding signified that the Red Planet could contain deeper water stores covered by dust.
By Anonymous Submission on 2021-12-16 02:41 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
Asteroid that wiped out the dinosaurs hit Earth during northern spring, scientists argue...
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The asteroid impact that wiped out most dinosaurs may have taken place during the Northern Hemisphere's spring or early summer, according to new research on the infamous mass extinction.
By Anonymous Submission on 2021-12-09 16:10 UTC
Exposure to toxic metals may increase risk of clogged arteries...
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Toxic metals in the environment may increase the risk of atherosclerosis, a buildup of plaque in the arteries that can prevent blood and oxygen from reaching major organs. Arsenic and cadmium, metals that can be found in food, water and tobacco, plus tita
By Anonymous Submission on 2021-12-09 16:10 UTC
NASA says huge, 'potentially hazardous' asteroid will break into Earth's orbit next week...
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On Dec. 11, NASA expects asteroid 4660 Nereus to be at its closest point to Earth over a twenty year period.
By Anonymous Submission on 2021-12-01 19:49 UTC
The US has big, new plans to pull CO2 out of the air...
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Sequestering one gigaton of carbon dioxide would amount to removing the pollution of about 250 million vehicles — the US’s entire light-duty fleet — in one year, according to the DOE. With CDR technologies still in pretty early stages of development, there are significant hurdles to overcome before
By Anonymous Submission on 2021-11-06 14:04 UTC
A NASA spacecraft just saw the north pole of Europa, the icy moon of Jupiter, for the first time...
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NASA's Juno snapped the first photo of the north pole of Europa, Jupiter's icy moon.
By Anonymous Submission on 2021-10-31 02:12 UTC
Aurora borealis could be visible in wide swaths of continental US, Europe on Saturday because of large solar flare...
By Paul P. Murphy, CNN A large solar flare erupted Thursday and is set to reach Earth Saturday, which could result in a strong geomagnetic storm and cause the aurora borealis, or Northern Lights, to be visible across the US and Europe. NOAA issued a G3, o
By Anonymous Submission on 2021-10-29 22:23 UTC
Sun Unleashes Major Solar Flare; Coronal Mass Ejection Could Reach Earth This Weekend...
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The sun emitted a "significant" solar flare Thursday. The coronal mass ejection could reach the Earth this weekend, possibly bringing a Halloween geomagnetic storm.The solar flare erupted from Region 2887 at about 11:35 a.m. EDT Thursday, the NOAA
By Anonymous Submission on 2021-10-29 22:20 UTC
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