Sep 11, 2017
The soon-to-launch James Webb Space Telescope will turn its powerful eye on two of the solar system's top candidates for hosting alien life: the icy moons Enceladus and Europa.Proceed to the page: http://linkis.com/JBgNBZr
How many planets are in the solar system? How did it form in the Milky Way galaxy? Learn facts about the solar system's genesis, plus its planets, moons, and asteroids.
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.
An international team of astronomers used the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope to estimate whether there might be water on the seven earth-sized planets orbiting the nearby dwarf star TRAPPIST-1. The results suggest that the outer planets of the system might still harbour substantial amounts of...
Voyager: The Golden Record It’s the 1970s, and we’re about to send two spacecraft (Voyager 1 & 2) into space. These two spacecraft will eventually leave our solar system and become the most distant...
Plumbing a 90 million-year-old layer cake of sedimentary rock in Colorado, a team of scientists has found evidence confirming a critical theory of how the planets in our solar system behave in their orbits around the sun. The finding is important because it provides the first hard proof for what...
A monster solar flare erupted early Sunday (Oct. 19) from a huge sunspot that may just be getting warmed up.
Veteran night sky photographer Bill Snyder snapped this amazing photo of the nebula Sh2-112. The nebula is 5,600 light-years from Earth.
The most distant main-sequence star ever observed, spotted by the Hubble Space Telescope, sits 9 billion light-years from Earth.
Kara is drinking a Northeast IPA by Helton Brewing Company at The Wandering Tortoise
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A federal judge has ordered the FBI to disclose more details on how the agency handled Hillary Clinton’s secret email account.