Tag: space

18
Sep
2018
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Crystals trapped in meteorites reveal the Sun’s violent past – Science Focus – BBC Focus Magazine

The Sun burst into being 4.6 billion years ago, around 50 million years before the Earth formed….

01
Apr
2018
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How to track the spiraling Chinese space station as it falls from orbit – The Verge

China’s spiraling space station, Tiangong-1, looks like it will plummet to Earth and burn up in the…

11
Mar
2018
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Open Sourcing the Hunt for Exoplanets | Google Open Source Blog

Recently, we discovered two exoplanets by training a neural network to analyze data from NASA’s Kepler space…

18
Oct
2017
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GW170817 – Wikipedia

GW170817 is a gravitational wave signal observed by the LIGO/Virgo collaboration on 17 August 2017, and is…

02
Sep
2017
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Asteroid Florence zooms past Earth in historic fly-by

The biggest asteroid in more than a century has whizzed past Earth at a safe – but…

27
Aug
2017
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It rains solid diamonds on Uranus and Neptune

Consider this your daily reminder that the solar system is even more awesomely bonkers than you realized:…

14
Aug
2017
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Four Earth-sized planets detected orbiting the nearest sun-like star

Four Earth-sized planets orbit the nearest sun-like star, tau Ceti, which is about 12 light years away…

11
Aug
2017
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NASA announces shortlist of six new space missions

The astrophysics missions are part of NASA’s Explorers Programme, and could search for habitable planets beyond our…