Hubble catches unusual galaxy duo by the 'Hare' Washington D.C. [USA], May 13 : NASA's Hubble Space Telescope has spotted a peculiar object in the Hare constellation that's made up of two individual galaxies, speeding past each other at more than 2 million kilometres per hour.
NASA looks at newly formed Tropical Depression 3W in 3-D Washington D.C. [USA], Apr 26 : Tropical Depression 03W formed in the Pacific Ocean west of Guam on April 24, 2017, and data from the Global Precipitation Measurement Mission or GPM core satellite was used to look at the storm in 3-D.
There may be alien life in solar system: NASA Moscow [Russia], Apr. 14 : In a first confirmation of its kind, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has confirmed the possibility of life inhabiting Enceladus, the watery moon of Saturn.
NASA detects metal in Mars' atmosphere Washington D.C. [USA], Apr. 12 : Mars has electrically charged metal atoms (ions) high in its atmosphere, according to new results from NASA's MAVEN spacecraft.
Tropical Cyclone Cook moves past New Caledonia, finds NASA Washington D.C. [USA], Apr. 11: Tropical Cyclone Cook formed in the Southern Pacific Ocean and on Sunday, April 9, 2017 and moved across the island of New Caledonia in the South Pacific Ocean on early on April 10. NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP Satellite passed over Cook as it was making landfall.
NASA observations reshape basic plasma wave physics Washington, Mar 31 : When NASA's Magnetospheric Multiscale ? or MMS ? mission was launched, the scientists knew it would answer questions fundamental to the nature of our universe ? and MMS hasn't disappointed.
NASA, ISRO jointly working on project NISAR New Delhi , Mar. 29 : The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) and Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL), National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) are jointly working on the development of Dual Frequency (L and S band) Synthetic Aperture Radar Imaging Satellite named as NASA-ISRO ...
NASA's Kepler provides another peek at ultra-cool neighbor Washington, Mar 8 : On Feb. 22, astronomers announced that the ultra-cool dwarf star, TRAPPIST-1, hosts a total of seven Earth-size planets that are likely rocky, a discovery made by NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope in combination with ground-based telescopes.
Probing seven worlds with NASA's James Webb Space Telescope Washington, Mar 4 : With the discovery of seven earth-sized planets around the TRAPPIST-1 star 40 light years away, astronomers are looking to the upcoming James Webb Space Telescope to help us find out if any of these planets could possibly support life.
NASA spacecraft's close call with Martian moon Phobos New Delhi , Mar. 4 : NASA's Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution Mission (MAVEN), which is in its second year of studying the Red Planet's atmosphere, was recently forced to perform unscheduled maneuver to avert a space-wreck.
Three rockets launched within hours explore auroras over Alaska Washington, Mar 3 : Three NASA rockets carrying instruments into active auroras over Alaska to aid scientists studying the northern lights and the interactions of the solar wind with Earth's upper atmosphere and ionosphere were launched within a nearly two-hour period Mar 2, 2017.
NASA telescope reveals largest batch of Earth-size, habitable-zone ... Washington, Feb 23 : NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope has revealed the first known system of seven Earth-size planets around a single star. Three of these planets are firmly located in the habitable zone, the area around the parent star where a rocky planet is most likely to have liquid water.