NASA goes to space with SpaceX and Boeing

NASA Administrator Charles Bolden reveals today’s big news: Boeing and SpaceX will fly NASA astronauts […]

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Spotting the water monster around Pluto

Using its Long Range Reconnaissance Imager (LORRI), New Horizons made its first detection of Pluto’s […]

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Your mission, if you choose to accept it, is to Land on J.

Rosetta’s lander Philae will target Site J, an intriguing region on Comet 67P/Churyumov–Gerasimenko that offers […]

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Beautiful things in the sky

Don’t tell me the universe is dull or ugly. Ever.

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A lithium mystery in M54

This new image from the VLT Survey Telescope at ESO’s Paranal Observatory in northern Chile […]

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From firefighter to satellite steerer

In space, a new way of producing gas is being tested for steering satellites. On […]

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Elliptical Movements

New clues to how giant elliptical galaxies move have been discovered by an international team […]

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First (supernova) light

While scanning the sky to measure the positions and movements of stars in our Galaxy, […]

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Astrophysics for survivors

The sun sets but once a year at the South Pole, and it is a […]

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