Saturday, 23 March, 2019
These were the voyages of the Kepler space telescope

These were the voyages of the Kepler space telescope

By investigating a tiny slice of the sky , Kepler has detected light from many thousands of these s...

Watch The Failed Launch Of Soyuz Rocket Due To A Faulty Sensor

However the safe descent to Earth by cosmonaut Aleksey Ovchinin and U.S. astronaut Nick Hague led bo...

Oceans Have Soaked Up 60 Percent More Heat Than We Thought

In comparison, the estimate of the last IPCC assessment report would correspond to a warming of ...

NASA's Dawn mission to asteroid belt ends

Without the ability to control its pointing, Dawn won't be able to orient its solar panels to rechar...

She will help lead the Australian team aiming to sequence 50 species over the next five years. Scien...

Reportedly, the nation's coral reef diving sites typically draw in around four boats full of tourist...

The absence of environment ministers from the crucial meet was questioned by Delhi Chief Minister ...

Parker Solar Probe's four suites of science instruments are on and collecting data throughout this ...

Spiral galaxies like our own are made up of several parts: the central bulge, spiral arms, the disk ...

Meanwhile, two more distant relatives of birds, called ornithischian and sauropod dinosaurs , w...

After several months of intense physical therapy, the patients could start walking hands-free. The...

To reach their conclusion, the researchers constructed a comprehensive global map of Earth's remaini...

Now, after outliving its expected lifespan several times over, the spacecraft has finally died. ...

The current record for heliocentric speed is 153,454 miles per hour, set by Helios 2 in April 1976...

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Sergei Krikalyov, a senior Roscosmos official, was quoted by state news agency Tass as saying the ne...

Organizers said they hope to show that private capital can help to kickstart investment in plastic ...

The parachute is made from nylon, technora and Kevlar fibers which will allow it to hold heavier l...

Last week the operations team commanded Hubble to perform numerous maneuvers, or turns, and switch...

Both times, Kepler was able to transmit scientific data back to Earth and begin a new observing camp...

Continental storms on this scale are a regular occurrence on Mars and take place when the Red Plane...

The cloud, which measures 915 km in this view, also casts a shadow on the surface. The researchers h...

The " Living Planet Report " focused on vertebrate species, which includes mammals, birds, reptiles ...

This is seven times closer than the previous closest spacecraft, Helios 2 , which came within 27 mi...

Maximum sustained winds have increased to near 50 miles per hour with higher gusts. Oscar is the 1...

A United Kingdom based team of astronomers say they have found evidence of a large number of upcomin...

The device was successfully placed into orbit, TASS news agency quoted the Russian Defense Ministr...

The work was published Mondayin Nature Geoscience. Aliens could be on Mars, most believe. Rese...

A turn toward the west-southwest is anticipated later today, followed by a turn back toward the west...

The stone-made spearpoints, each measuring up to 4 inches (10 centimeters) long, are so old they pre...

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