Category: Space & Time

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The Colonization of Mars

Mars is the focus of much scientific study about possible human colonization. Mars’s surface conditions and past presence of liquid ...

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New Galaxy in the Cosmic Neighborhood

Astronomers using the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope to study some of the oldest and faintest stars in the globular cluster ...

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China Moon probes take snaps of each other

A Chinese rover and lander have taken images of each other on the Moon’s surface. The Chinese space agency says ...

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China probe lands on dark side of the moon in space exploration BREAKTHROUGH

The Chinese robotic probe Chang’e 4 has landed on the dark side of the moon, becoming the first manmade craft ...

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Snowman shape of distant Ultima revealed

The ice world known as Ultima Thule has finally been revealed. A new picture returned from Nasa’s New Horizons spacecraft ...

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NASA probe survives distant flyby

The US space agency’s New Horizons probe has made contact with Earth to confirm its successful flyby of the icy ...

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Excitement ahead of distant NASA flyby

History will be made on Tuesday when Nasa’s New Horizons probe sweeps past the icy world known as Ultima Thule. ...

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Saturn Is Losing Its Iconic Rings

New NASA research confirms that Saturn is losing its iconic rings at the maximum rate estimated from Voyager 1 & ...

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Did Supernovae Kill Off Large Ocean Animals?

About 2.6 million years ago, an oddly bright light arrived in the prehistoric sky and lingered there for weeks or ...

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Spacewalk cosmonuts investigate hole

Russian cosmonauts on the International Space Station (ISS) are engaged on a spacewalk to investigate a mysterious hole that caused ...