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ESA Turns On The JUICE For New Jupiter Mission

[/caption] The European Space Agency has given the go-ahead for an exciting mission to explore the icy moons of Jupiter,…

11 years ago

Weird Swirly Features Found on Mars

[/caption] Strange coiling spiral patterns have been found on Mars surface by a graduate student who was doing what many…

11 years ago

NASA Wants Your Help in Finding Asteroids

[/caption] If you are an amateur astronomer who likes a challenge, NASA has a new project and is looking for…

11 years ago

The Sun Does a Barrel Roll

Well, not really...... The Sun didn't do a barrel roll; it was actually the Solar Dynamics Observatory that performed a…

11 years ago

Few Details in ESA’s Report on Phobos-Grunt Re-Entry

[/caption] A week and a half after the re-entry of Russia’s Phobos–Grunt probe, experts have now made an official statement…

11 years ago

8 Years on Mars: Downloadable Rover Poster

8 years ago today, January 24, the Opportunity rover landed on Mars. In what has become a tradition, Stu Atkinson…

11 years ago

Scientists Still Searching for the Beagle 2 Crash Site on Mars

[/caption] Since its disappearance in December 2003, scientists and citizen scientists alike have continued the search for Europe’s Beagle 2…

11 years ago

Did a Comet Hit Cause an Explosion on the Sun?

This amazing video from the SOHO mission (Solar and Heliospheric Observatory) shows a sun-diving comet hitting the solar surface on…

11 years ago

Cassini Images

Here are some amazing Cassini images. There are some pictures of the spacecraft, and some pictures taken by the spacecraft.…

13 years ago