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The Super-Earth that Came Home for Dinner
Evidence is growing for the existence of Planet 9 -- a world perhaps 10 times the mass of Earth and 20 times farther from the Sun than Neptune. www.jpl.nasa.gov/news/news....
Time-lapse from Africa to Eastern Europe
A series of night photos were taken by ESA astronaut Paolo Nespoli every second to create this time-lapse of the Earth (Africa to Eastern Europe) as seen fro...
'Dragonfly' Drone Could Explore Saturn Moon Titan
An eight-bladed drone could soar across Saturn's moon Titan, exploring multiple sites over the course of decades. www.space.com/36598-dragonf...
Glorious Sunrise at the Start of a Spacewalk
NASA astronaut Mark Vande Hei exits the International Space Station on Oct. 10, 2017, for a spacewalk in this photograph taken by fellow spacewalker Randy Bresnik. Bresnik wrote, "A glorious sunrise greeted @Astro_Sabot and I at the start of our 2nd #spacewalk. His visor reflection shows the airlock hatch we came out." www.nasa.gov/image-feature/...
Mars Study Yields Clues to Possible Cradle of Life
The discovery of evidence for ancient sea-floor hydrothermal deposits on Mars identifies an area on the planet that may offer clues about the origin of life on Earth. www.jpl.nasa.gov/news/news....
Asteroid 2012 TC4 To Zip Past Earth This Week - Sky & Telescope
The close pass of near-Earth asteroid 2012 TC4 this week will give NASA a chance to test planetary-defense coordination. www.skyandtelescope.com/ast...
New Clues Emerge for the Existence of Planet 9 - Universe Today
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In their latest study concerning Planet 9 , astronomers Brown and Batygin offer the first single and coherent description that accounts for all of the evidence www.universetoday.com/13742...
50 years later, the Apollo 11 command module still dazzles
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A four-city tour comes on the 50th anniversary of NASA’s Moon landings. arstechnica.com/science/201...
NASA to Televise International Space Station Cargo Ship Launch
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NASA Television will provide live coverage of the launch and docking of a Russian cargo spacecraft delivering almost three tons of food, fuel and supplies to the International Space Station beginning at 5:15 a.m. EDT Thursday, Oct. 12. www.nasa.gov/press-release/...
NASA Opens Media Accreditation for November Space Station Cargo
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Media accreditation is open for the launch of the eighth Orbital ATK cargo resupply flight to the International Space Station from NASA’s Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia. www.nasa.gov/press-release/...