Posts Tagged ‘Space’

Partial Solar Eclipse

Monday, October 13th, 2014
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A partial solar eclipse will be seen from most of North America on Oct. 23.

Enceladen Oceans

Tuesday, April 8th, 2014
Enceladus, Europa, moon, saturn, jupiter, extra-terrestrial life, space

How common are subsurface oceans like those on the moons Enceladus and Europa?

Counting Whales from Space

Tuesday, February 18th, 2014
Southern right whales, whales, population, count, satellite, space, images, sustainability

Scientists are using satellite imagery to survey whale populations.

JWST Update

Friday, January 10th, 2014
nasa, goddard, jwst, james webb, space, telescope, hubble, ryan Wyatt

Ryan Wyatt, fresh from a visit to NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center, gives an update on the James Webb Space Telescope.

Diamond Planets

Tuesday, November 12th, 2013
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Could there really be planets made of diamonds?

Billions of Earths?

Tuesday, November 5th, 2013
exoplanets, UC Berkeley, Earth, Earthlike, NASA, space, Kepler, Ames

Kepler’s discoveries point to billions of Earth-like planets in our galaxy alone.

Voyager’s Great Leap

Thursday, September 19th, 2013
Voyager, NASA, Solar System, Exploration, Space, Astronomy, Spacecraft, Interstellar

Have we actually left the Solar System at long last?

Gold from colliding dead stars

Thursday, July 18th, 2013
Illustration of colliding neutron stars. Image Credit: Dana Berry, SkyWorks Digital, Inc.

Colliding Dead Stars Create Gold

Tiny Satellite Vegetation Map

Tuesday, July 16th, 2013
Proba-V satellite for vegetation monitoring. Image credit: ESA.

Beautiful Map of World’s Vegetation

New Moon Around Neptune

Saturday, July 13th, 2013
hubble, seti, mark showalter, neptune, moon, lunar, solar system

New Moon Discovered Around Neptune!

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