Post by: Matt Williams
20 Jul , 2018 by Matt Williams
A new study led by Scott S. Sheppard has discovered 12 more moons around Jupiter, which could scientists a great deal about the history of the Solar System.
Astronomy, Extrasolar Planets, JWST, TESS
18 Jul , 2018 by Matt Williams
When the James Webb Space Telescope is deployed, it will study and characterize the atmospheres of gas giants, with the eventual goal of focusing on potentially-habitable exoplanets.
Astronomy, Juno Mission, Jupiter
17 Jul , 2018 by Matt Williams
Using data from the Juno spacecraft, a team of scientists found a heat source on Io that could be a previously-undiscovered volcano.
Astronomy, Gaia, Hubble
16 Jul , 2018 by Matt Williams
A new study used data from both Hubble and Gaia in order to obtain the most precise measurements of cosmic expansion to date.
15 Jul , 2018 by Matt Williams
A new study by a team from NASA JPL has shown how Europa’s interior ocean rises to the surface slowly over time, creating “fossil material” on the surface.
13 Jul , 2018 by Matt Williams
According to a recent study by an international team of researchers, Jupiter’s moons of Io and Ganymede leave “footprints” in the planets powerful aurorae.
In recognition of their efforts to communicate the importance of the Cassini mission, NASA’s JPL recently received an Emmy nomination for their Cassini Grande Finale campaign.
A new research study conducted by an international team of researchers indicates that life can survive in a variety of cold and briny environments.
Astronomy, Extrasolar Planets, Kepler Mission
12 Jul , 2018 by Matt Williams
The Kepler mission has been put into hibernation prior to downloading data from its 18th campaign and commencing its last.
International Space Station, NASA, Space Exploration Technologies
10 Jul , 2018 by Matt Williams
NASA is currently partnering with companies to develop technologies for dealing with garbage during long-duration space flights.
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