A deep look into the hearts of stars
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A deep look into the hearts of stars

In mid-March, the Chinese Tiangong-1 Space Station is Going to Come Crashing Back Down to Earth… Somewhere
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In mid-March, the Chinese Tiangong-1 Space Station is Going to Come Crashing Back Down to Earth… Somewhere

In September of 2011, China officially joined the Great Powers in Space club, thanks to…

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NASA’s Flying Observatory SOFIA to Explore Magnetic Universe and Beyond
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NASA’s Flying Observatory SOFIA to Explore Magnetic Universe and Beyond

NASA’s Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy, SOFIA, is preparing for its 2018 observing campaign, which…

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Enceladus: All Aglow
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Enceladus: All Aglow

Saturn’s moon Enceladus drifts before the rings, which glow brightly in the sunlight. Beneath its…

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Update on Neutron Star Smash-Up: Jet Hits a Roadblock
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Update on Neutron Star Smash-Up: Jet Hits a Roadblock

Now, scientists from Caltech and several other institutions are reporting that light with radio wavelengths…

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Sunlight holds the key to planet’s shine
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Sunlight holds the key to planet’s shine

Changes in solar activity influence the colour and formation of clouds around the planet, researchers…

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Mars: Not as dry as it seems
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Mars: Not as dry as it seems

When searching for life, scientists first look for an element key to sustaining it: fresh…

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Yes Please! NASA is Considering a Helicopter Mission to Titan
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Yes Please! NASA is Considering a Helicopter Mission to Titan

The only thing cooler than sending a helicopter drone to explore Titan is sending a…

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Arecibo Radar Returns with Asteroid Phaethon Images
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Arecibo Radar Returns with Asteroid Phaethon Images

Updated Version as of 11 am PST: corrections include close approach distance and size comparison…

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UA in the Running for a New NASA Mission
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UA in the Running for a New NASA Mission

NASA has chosen a planetary mission involving a team from the University of Arizona as…

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