Sep 15, 2017
On September 15th, the spacecraft will plunge to its death in Saturn’s atmosphere. What has it taught us in the past twenty years?Proceed to the page: http://linkis.com/gVrZbyB
This week we say goodbye to the amazing Cassini spacecraft after almost 20 years in space. Here are 10 things to know about one of NASA's most ambitious missions to the outer solar system.
The international Cassini mission reaches its dramatic finale this Friday by plunging into Saturn’s atmosphere, concluding 13-years of exploration around the ringed planet.
This month marks 40 years since NASA launched the two Voyager space probes on their mission to explore the outer planets of our Solar System, and Australia has been helping the US space agency keep track of the probes at every step of their epic journey.
Wearing a nearly 5-inch thick coat of carbon-composite solar shields, NASA's Solar Probe Plus will explore the sun's atmosphere in a mission that begins in the summer of 2018. It's not a journey that any human can make, so NASA is sending a roughly 10-foot-high probe on the historic mission that...
The challenging detection, by ESA's Rosetta mission, of several isotopes of the noble gas xenon at Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko has established the first quantitative link between comets and the atmosphere of Earth. The blend of xenon found at the comet closely resembles U-xenon, the primordial...
<p><i>Staphylococcus aureus</i> utilizes its type VII secretion system to export a nuclease that targets non-immune bacterial competitors.</p>
An Oklahoma judge sentenced a man to death Friday for beheading his coworker at a food processing plant in 2014.
Facebook Twitter Pinterest Email WhatsApp StumbleUpon Tumblr Google+ Reddit117shares Pinterest Email WhatsApp StumbleUpon Tumblr Google+ Reddit The bond that forms between creatures and humans is absolutely astounding and heart-melting. This man had saved this gorilla when it was younger, and then...
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Mindfulness can help.
As its largest trading partner and main source of food, China is North Korea's most significant ally.