Telescopes

Researchers Tap Hubble Telescope For Closer Look At Rare Asteroid Worth $10,000 Quadrillion

Researchers say new information gathered on the asteroid 16 Psyche - a 140-mile-long minor planet situated within the main asteroid belt orbiting between Mars and Jupiter - via the Hubble Space Telescope (HST) will provide astronomical scientists...
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There Are Probably Four Rocky Planets In The Habitable Zones Of Nearby Sun-like Stars, Says Nasa

Data from NASA's Kepler Space Telescope constrains the number of nearby Earth-like planets. The task now is to find them.
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Spooky Skull Nebula Will Stare Into The Deep Space Of Your Soul - Cnet

The Very Large Telescope spotted a creepy cranium far off in the cosmos.
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Nasa Celebrates Hubble-ween With Grinning 'greater Pumpkins' Galaxies - Cnet

NASA spots a seasonal space squash.
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Assessing The Habitability Of Planets Around Old Red Dwarfs

A new study using data from NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory and Hubble Space Telescope gives new insight into an important question: how habitable are planets that orbit the most common type of stars in the Galaxy? The target of the new study, as...
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Hubble Telescope Gets Halloween-y With Grinning 'greater Pumpkin' Galaxies - Cnet

NASA spots a seasonal space squash.
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Asteroid 16 Psyche Is Possibly Worth $10,000 Quadrillion Dollars

The Hubble Space Telescope discovered an asteroid in the main asteroid belt between Mars and Jupiter called 16 Psyche. The asteroid is approximately 230 million miles from Earth and is 140 miles across. Those dimensions make the asteroid roughly the...
Related topics: Asteroids, Hubble Space Telescope, Space, Scientific Discoveries, Mars, Jupiter

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Earth’s Biggest Telescopes Reopen After Months Of Covid Closures

Observational astronomy, largely shutdown since March, is getting back to work thanks to slowly declining COVID-19 cases in Chile and new workplace practices.
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Nasa's Webb To Examine Objects In The Graveyard Of The Solar System

In the distant reaches of the solar system lies a region called the Kuiper Belt. Beyond the orbit of Neptune, this ring of icy bodies is left over from the early days of planet formation. NASA's upcoming James Webb Space Telescope will examine an...
Related topics: NASA, Space, Kuiper Belt, Neptune

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Earth’s Biggest Telescopes Reopen After Months Of Covid Closures

Observational astronomy, largely shutdown since March, is getting back to work thanks to slowly declining COVID-19 cases in Chile and new workplace practices.
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Nasa's Webb To Examine Objects In The Graveyard Of The Solar System

In the distant reaches of the solar system lies a region called the Kuiper Belt. Beyond the orbit of Neptune, this ring of icy bodies is left over from the early days of planet formation. NASA's upcoming James Webb Space Telescope will examine an...
Related topics: NASA, Space, Kuiper Belt, Neptune

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Surprisingly Mature Galaxies In The Early Universe

When the universe was only a tenth of its current age its galaxies experienced a growth spurt. It was this period that the scientists in the ALPINE project focused on when they used ESO's ALMA telescope to carry out the first ever large survey of...
Related topics: Galaxies, Space, Polls

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Galaxies In The Infant Universe Were Surprisingly Mature

ALMA telescope conducts largest survey yet of distant galaxies in the early universe
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Nasa Scientists "detect Water On Sunlit Surface Of Moon" As Lunar Drilling Begins In 2022

NASA Scientists "Detect Water On Sunlit Surface Of Moon" As Lunar Drilling Begins In 2022 Tyler Durden Mon, 10/26/2020 - 23:05 NASA scientists used a robotic spacecraft and a Boeing 747SP plane modified with a special...
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Researchers Study The Atmosphere Of Distant “hot Neptune” Planet

A team of astronomers has used data gathered from TESS and the Spitzer space telescope to investigate the atmosphere of a distant planet known as LTT 9779b. The planet is described as a “hot Neptune,” and the study marks the first time...
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Nokia And Nasa’s 4g Lunar Network Will Mess Up Radio Astronomy

As you drive down the road leading to Jodrell Bank Observatory, a sign asks visitors to turn off their mobile phones, stating that the Lovell telescope is so powerful it could detect a phone signal on Mars. Radio telescopes are designed to be...
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Hubble Views A Galactic Waterfall

Interacting galaxies, such as these, are so named because of the influence they have on each other, which may eventually result in a merger or a unique formation. Already, these two galaxies have seemingly formed a sideways waterspout, with stars...
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Skywatchers Still Have A Chance To Check Out The Orionid Meteor Shower

Skywatchers may have missed the peak of the Orionid meteor shower, which occurred in the predawn hours last Wednesday. However, there is still a chance to see a few meteors in the sky. The Orionid meteor shower continues through November 7. No...
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How To See Rocket Lab Launch Earth-watching Satellites Into Orbit - Cnet

The space startup will be sending a small telescope and several other satellites aloft on Wednesday.
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New Study Details Atmosphere On 'hot Neptune' 260 Light Years Away That 'shouldn't Exist'

A team led by an astronomer from the University of Kansas has crunched data from NASA's TESS and Spitzer space telescopes to portray for the first time the atmosphere of a highly unusual kind of exoplanet dubbed a "hot Neptune."
Related topics: Neptune, Space, NASA, Exoplanets

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