Tag "Space"

Scientists May Have Detected Up to 6 Dark Galaxies

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Scientists may have detected up to six “dark galaxies,” a discovery that could help solve the mystery of how stars and galaxies are formed. Dark

Juno Spacecraft Captures Stunning New Image of Jupiter

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On April 1st the Juno spacecraft was soaring away from Jupiter, completing the 12th of its close skims over the giant planet. Luckily, as it

Calling All Citizen Scientists: Astronomers Need Help Identifying Supernovas

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In order to unlock the mysteries of the universe and dark energy scientists need our help in to identify supernovas. Amateur astronomers worldwide are being

Scientists Believe they Have Discovered an Asteroid Born Outside our Solar System

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In a world first, scientists think they have spotted an asteroid born outside our solar system that journeyed into our neighbourhood and got stuck. This

Ant Shaped Nebula Shoots Extremely Rare Lasers into Space

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A weird nebula shaped like an ant is pretty strange to begin with, but now a team of astronomers have found that it’s also shooting

The European and Japanese Space Agencies are Set to Launch the Next Mission to Mercury

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Mercury lies some 35 million miles from the sun depending on its orbit and has virtually no atmosphere, making it one of the most mysterious

New Research Looks into Why Saturn has Moons that Look Like Ravioli

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Some of our solar system’s moons have plumes of water shooting into space, while some are the tiny remainders of a past collision, and others

The European Space Agency’s ExoMars Mission Wants to Find Life on Mars

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While NASA’s InSight lander, which launched May 5, is set to examine the planet’s interior. The European Space Agency’s ExoMars Mission is designed to look

NASA’s TESS Sends Back First Image as a Test

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Over 200,000 pinpricks of light grace the image above, each spot is an immense knot of burning hot matter, an enormous distance away from Earth

Astronomers Release Images From Most Comprehensive Ultraviolet Light Survey To Date

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Astronomers have unveiled images from the most comprehensive ultraviolet light survey of nearby star-forming galaxies so far. The project, called LEGUS (Legacy ExtraGalactic UV Survey)

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