As Never Seen Before: NASA’s Webb Reveals an Exoplanet Unlike Any in Our Solar System

As Never Seen Before NASAs Webb Reveals an Exoplanet Unlike

Exoplanet WASP-39 b Illustration. Credit: Melissa Weiss/Center for Astrophysics | Harvard & Smithsonian Observations of Exoplanet WASP-39b show fingerprints of atoms and molecules, as well as signs of active chemistry and clouds. WASP-39 b is a planet unlike any in our solar system – a Saturn-sized behemoth that orbits its star closer than Mercury is … Read more

NASA’s Juno probe will peer beneath the icy crust of Jupiter’s moon Europa

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On Sept. 29, NASA’s Juno probe will perform the closest flyby of Jupiter’s icy moon Europa in over 20 years as the spacecraft embarks on a mission to probe deep into Europa’s ice in search of pockets of liquid water. Europa contains a global ocean beneath a solid crust of ice, making this moon one … Read more

NASA’s asteroid-deflecting DART mission explained

NASAs asteroid deflecting DART mission

Smashing a spacecraft into an asteroid in a bid to throw it off course may evoke memories of a Hollywood disaster movie such as Armageddon or Deep Impact. But this is definitely not fiction — in fact, it’s NASA’s ambitious planetary defence test that if successful could one day pave the way for protecting Earth from a … Read more

Martian Surprise: NASA’s Perseverance Makes New Discoveries in Mars’ Jezero Crater

Martian Surprise NASAs Perseverance Makes New Discoveries in Mars Jezero

Using its WATSON camera, NASA’s Perseverance Mars rover took this selfie over a rock nicknamed “Rochette,” on September 10, 2021, the 198th Martian day, or sol, of the mission. Two holes can be seen where the rover used its robotic arm to drill rock core samples. Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/MSSS The Mars rover found that Jezero Crater’s … Read more

There’s no one in charge of NASA’s mega-moon program. And the countdown clock is ticking.

Theres no one in charge of NASAs mega moon program And

It begins as soon as Aug. 29, when NASA plans to launch the first and only uncrewed test flight of the mega rocket and spacecraft that will get them there. The NASA Artemis rocket with the Orion spacecraft aboard is pictured at the Kennedy Space Center. | John Raoux/AP What comes next, however, seems more … Read more

NASA’s Curiosity Mars Rover Still Going 10 Years After Landing – What It’s Learned

NASAs Curiosity Mars Rover Still Going 10 Years After Landing

Curiosity set out to answer the question: Did Mars ever have the right environmental conditions to support small life forms called microbes? Early in its mission, Curiosity’s scientific tools found chemical and mineral evidence of past habitable environments on Mars. It continues to explore the rock record from a time when Mars could have been … Read more

NASA’s Curiosity Rover Measures Key Life Ingredient on Mars for First Time

NASAs Curiosity Rover Measures Key Life Ingredient on Mars for

NASA’s Curiosity Mars rover used its Mast Camera, or Mastcam, to capture this area at the edge of a location nicknamed “Yellowknife Bay.” Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/MSSS Newly published research quantifies the presence of organic carbon in Martian rocks. For the first time, scientists using data from NASA’s Curiosity rover measured the total organic carbon – a … Read more

Kehidupan Baharu: NASA’s InSight Mars Lander Mendapat Beberapa Minggu Tambahan Operasi Sains

Kehidupan Baharu NASAs InSight Mars Lander Mendapat Beberapa Minggu Tambahan

Pendarat InSight Mars NASA menggunakan seismometer untuk mengkaji lapisan dalam Marikh. Isyarat seismik daripada gempa berubah apabila ia melalui pelbagai jenis bahan; ahli seismologi boleh “membaca” coretan seismogram untuk mengkaji sifat-sifat kerak, mantel dan teras planet. Kredit: NASA/JPL-Caltech Pasukan misi InSight telah memilih untuk mengendalikan seismometernya lebih lama daripada yang dirancang sebelum ini, walaupun pendarat … Read more

NASA’s InSight Mendapat Beberapa Minggu Tambahan Sains Marikh – NASA’s InSight Mars Lander

Selfie Terakhir InSight: Pendarat InSight Mars NASA mengambil swafoto terakhir ini pada 24 April 2022, hari Marikh ke-1,211 atau sol, misi itu. Pendarat itu dilitupi dengan lebih banyak habuk daripada yang ada selfie pertamanyadiambil pada Disember 2018, tidak lama selepas mendarat – atau dalam selfie keduaterdiri daripada imej yang diambil pada bulan Mac dan April … Read more

NASA’s Artemis 1 moon mission passes crucial fueling test despite leak

NASA’s Artemis 1 moon mission completed a crucial preflight milestone today (June 20), wrapping up a two-day set of tests known as a wet dress rehearsal.  Those tests included fueling up Artemis 1’s huge Space Launch System (SLS) rocket and performing a simulated countdown that took the vehicle and NASA’s Orion capsule through most of … Read more