UNH Researchers Land Roles in NASA Mission to Study Outer Solar System
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UNH Researchers Land Roles in NASA Mission to Study Outer Solar System

Researchers and engineers from the University of New Hampshire’s Space Science Center (SSC) have been…

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New data-mining technique offers most-vivid picture of Martian mineralogy
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New data-mining technique offers most-vivid picture of Martian mineralogy

A team of scientists led by Carnegie’s Shaunna Morrison and including Bob Hazen have revealed…

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Opportunity Hunkers Down During Dust Storm
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Opportunity Hunkers Down During Dust Storm

NASA Mars Exploration Rover Status Report Science operations for NASA’s Opportunity rover have been temporarily…

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Icy Dunes on Pluto Reveal a Diverse and Dynamic Dwarf Planet
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Icy Dunes on Pluto Reveal a Diverse and Dynamic Dwarf Planet

Newly discovered dunes on Pluto tell us the dwarf planet’s geology and atmosphere is far…

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Breakthrough Starshot is Now Looking for the Companies to Build its Laser-Powered Solar Sails to Other Stars
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Breakthrough Starshot is Now Looking for the Companies to Build its Laser-Powered Solar Sails to Other Stars

In 2015, Russian billionaire Yuri Milner established Breakthrough Initiatives, a non-profit organization dedicated to enhancing…

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Chandra Scouts Nearest Star System for Possible Hazards
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Chandra Scouts Nearest Star System for Possible Hazards

In humanity’s search for life outside our Solar System, one of the best places scientists…

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NASA Finds Ancient Organic Material, Mysterious Methane on Mars
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NASA Finds Ancient Organic Material, Mysterious Methane on Mars

NASA’s Curiosity rover has found new evidence preserved in rocks on Mars that suggests the…

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Astronauts Safely in Orbit Following Launch to International Space Station
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Astronauts Safely in Orbit Following Launch to International Space Station

Three crew members are on their way to the International Space Station after launching from…

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As Solar Wind Blows, Our Heliosphere Balloons
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As Solar Wind Blows, Our Heliosphere Balloons

What happens when the solar wind suddenly starts to blow significantly harder? According to two…

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Juno Solves 39-Year Old Mystery of Jupiter Lightning
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Juno Solves 39-Year Old Mystery of Jupiter Lightning

Ever since NASA’s Voyager 1 spacecraft flew past Jupiter in March, 1979, scientists have wondered…

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