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Alpha Centauri Star System: Life On Its Earth-like Planets Have Had About a Billion Years Longer to Evolve (Weekend Feature)...
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A billion years ago, our ancestors were amoeba-like creatures fond of engulfing paramecium-like creatures. "Exoplanet statistics tell us all stars are orbited by some kind of planetary systems. The planets in the Alpha Centauri system are about a bill
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-03-12 14:52 UTC
Russia threatens to leave American astronaut on International Space Station...
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The head of Russia's space agency also threatened to detach the Russian segment of the space station.
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-03-12 14:48 UTC
TESS Finds Almost 100 Quadruple Star Systems...
NASA's Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) has found over 5000 candidate exoplanet candidates, and 197 confirmed exoplanets since its mission began in late 2018. TESS is good at finding exoplanets, but the spacecraft is a powerful scientific
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-02-18 00:49 UTC
The James Webb Space Telescope showed us its first star...
As NASA engineers align and test the mirrors on the James Webb Space Telescope, they've shared its first composite image of an Ursa Major star.
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-02-18 00:48 UTC
Our Sun’s nearest neighbor has another planet...
The second one is a real lightweight, at only a quarter of Earth's mass.
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-02-10 20:00 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
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
UFOs buzzing US warships may be aliens: Top spy chief...
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UFOS buzzing warships and being reported by US pilots could be of alien origin.
By Anonymous Submission on 2021-11-11 22:48 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
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