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Data from Weather-Tracking Satellite Helps Scientists Predict Cholera Outbreak
SPACE.COM Hurricanes are devastating for the populations they hit, not only because of the damage caused by winds but also because of the increased risk of diseases after the storm passes. 1 hour
Watch Live Tonight: SpaceX Launches Telstar Communications Satellite
SPACE.COM SpaceX will launch a powerful Telstar communications satellite into orbit early Sunday morning (July 22), testing out its new Block 5 version of the Falcon 9 rocket for the second time. 2 hours
Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter: Mapping Mars in High Definition
SPACE.COM The orbiter has been snapping pictures of the Red Planet since 2006. 12 hours
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SPACE NEWS Russian President Vladimir Putin called on Roscosmos to meet deadlines for the nation’s future Angara, Soyuz-5... 14 hours
Europe's Life-Hunting Mars Rover Needs a Name
SPACE.COM The UK Space Agency has launched a public competition to name the U.K.-built ExoMars rover, which is scheduled to launch toward the Red Planet on a life-hunting mission in 2020. 15 hours
NASA prepares to fly probe into Sun's scorching atmosphere
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Parachutes for NASA's Next Crewed Spaceship Pass Key Test (Photo)
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Two NASA satellites confirm Tropical Cyclone Ampil's heaviest rainfall shift
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NASA prepares to launch Parker Solar Probe, a mission to touch the Sun
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ESA’s Mars Express Orbiter Spots Small-Scale Dust Storm
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As Opportunity Rover Sleeps, Other NASA Craft Study Mars' Raging Dust Storm
SPACE.COM NASA’s Opportunity rover remains silent on the Red Planet, blanketed by a monster dust storm that many other Mars spacecraft are studying in detail. 21 hours
New Aeolus Mission Will Use a Laser to Monitor Earth's Winds (Video)
SPACE.COM After more than 16 years of development, Europe's newest wind-monitoring satellite will finally launch next month. 22 hours
'Apollo 11' Film to Show First Moon Landing Like Never Before
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UK space officials seek nifty name for Mars rover
PHYS.ORG The U.K. Space Agency is looking for a catchy name for the ExoMars Rover being developed for use in a mission set for 2020. 23 hours
Space, not Brexit, is final frontier for Scottish outpost
PHYS.ORG Never mind Brexit: For a remote peninsula in the Scottish highlands, the buzz is all about hi-tech rocket launchers firing satellites into space. 23 hours
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New solar sailing technology for NASA
SCIENCE DAILY Researchers is taking solar sailing to the next level with advanced photonic materials. This new class of materials could be used to steer reflected or transmitted photons and enable near-Earth, interplanetary and interstellar space travel. 23 hours
Watch Astronauts Set Foot on the Moon in Historic NASA Footage Streaming Today
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NASA Releases Spectacular New Infrared Images of Titan
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How satellites and other aerial technologies have changed society
PHYS.ORG Satellites have changed the way we experience the world, by beaming back images from around the globe and letting us explore the planet through online maps and other visuals. Such... 24 hours
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Northwestern rocket to launch July 22 to explore 'star stuff'
PHYS.ORG As astronomer Carl Sagan famously said, "We are made of star stuff." So to better understand ourselves, we must look out into the galaxy. 1 day
Image: Mars dust storm
PHYS.ORG The high resolution stereo camera on board ESA's Mars Express captured this impressive upwelling front of dust clouds – visible in the right half of the frame – near the north polar ice cap of Mars in April this year. 1 day
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ESA The UK Space Agency has launched a competition to name a rover that is... 1 day
Mars’ Atmosphere Acts as Single, Interconnected System
SCI-NEWS.COM A new study using data from the Mars Advanced Radar for Subsurface and Ionospheric Sounding (MARSIS) instrument on ESA’s Mars Express spacecraft... 1 day
Happy Anniversary, Viking 1! What Early Landers Taught Us About Mars
SPACE.COM NASA's Viking 1 Mars lander pulled off the first American touchdown on the Red Planet 42 years ago today (July 20). The mission reshaped our understanding... 1 day
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SPACE NEWS A week after the White House announced its intent to nominate a Senate aide... 1 day
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SPACE NEWS U.S. satellite manufacturers say they need Ex-Im Bank to have a level playing field with foreign competition. The bank currently... 2 days
Young Star May Be Devouring a Planet
SPACE.COM Researchers at NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory may have watched a young star devouring a planet. 2 days
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ASTRO WATCH New research using a decade of data from ESA’s Mars Express has found clear signs of the complex martian atmosphere acting as a single, interconnected system,... 2 days
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Traveling to the sun: Why won't Parker Solar Probe melt?
SCIENCE DAILY This summer, NASA's Parker Solar Probe will launch to travel closer to the Sun, deeper into the solar atmosphere, than any mission before it. Cutting-edge technology and engineering... 2 days
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SPACE NEWS For the last several years, aerospace companies have been examining ways to use additive manufacturing, or 3D printing, to aid the production... 2 days
Researchers to present new results on hurricanes and other extreme events
SCIENCE DAILY In the past year, extreme events -- including hurricanes, droughts and wildfires -- have plagued the U.S., affecting natural habitats and human communities. Scientists are presenting... 2 days
Traveling to the sun: Why won't Parker Solar Probe melt?
PHYS.ORG VIDEO This summer, NASA's Parker Solar Probe will launch to travel closer to the Sun, deeper into the solar atmosphere, than any mission before it. If Earth was at... 2 days
Rebecca Masterson appointed AeroAstro principal research scientist
MIT Mechanical engineer and instrument scientist on NASA's OSIRIS-REx mission is the first female principal research scientist in the department's history. 2 days
Human influence on the seasonal cycle of tropospheric temperature
Science Magazine We provide scientific evidence that a human-caused signal in the seasonal cycle of tropospheric temperature has emerged from the background noise of natural variability. Satellite data and the anthropogenic "fingerprint"... 2 days
New instruments push boundaries for precise measurements in jet engines, gas turbines
PHYS.ORG A Purdue University-affiliated startup is developing instruments to precisely measure pressure, temperature and other analytics inside the harsh environments of rocket engines and gas... 2 days
Aqua Satellite finds a more organized, large Tropical Storm Ampil
PHYS.ORG When NASA's Aqua satellite passed over the Northwestern Pacific Ocean on July 19, the large Tropical Storm Ampil appeared much more organized than it did the previous day. 2 days
Dazzling Views Show Saturn Moon Titan's Surface Like Never Before
SPACE.COM The mysterious surface of Saturn's huge moon Titan comes into gloriously sharp focus in newly released photos captured by NASA's Cassini spacecraft. 2 days
Tropical Cyclone Son-Tinh makes landfall and NASA examines its trail of rainfall
PHYS.ORG VIDEO Tropical Cyclone Son-Tinh made landfall in Vietnam and left a trail of heavy rainfall in its wake. NASA's Global Precipitation Measurement mission or GPM... 2 days
Scientists use satellites to measure vital underground water resources
SCIENCE DAILY With the hope of providing water resource managers with better tools to help keep aquifers healthy, a team of scientists are using the latest space technology to look underneath Earth's... 2 days
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ESA If you are in the early stages of doing research into Earth science, why not help shape the future of ESA’s Earth System Data Lab? Application deadline: 15 September 2 days
Tiny Satellite Begins Hunt for Missing Milky-Way Matter
SPACE.COM A tiny satellite has started investigating the halo of incredibly hot gas surrounding the Milky Way — and it could help scientists track down the huge amount of missing matter in the... 2 days
Milky Way Galaxy Is 'Disturbed' and More Revealed in ESA Gaia Mission Data (Video)
SPACE.COM The European Gaia spacecraft recently released a catalog of the positions of 1.7 billion stars, mapping our stellar neighbors around... 2 days
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Orion parachutes chalk up another test success in Arizona
PHYS.ORG The parachute system for Orion, America's spacecraft that will carry humans to deep space, deployed as planned after being dropped from an altitude of 6.6 miles on July 12, at... 2 days
NASA debuts online toolkit to promote commercial use of satellite data
PHYS.ORG While NASA's policy of free and open remote-sensing data has long benefited the scientific community, other government agencies and nonprofit organizations, it has significant untapped potential... 2 days
Dr. Pulsar and Mr. Magnetar? 2 Star Types May Turn into Each Other
SPACE.COM Are two different types of stars actually the same thing? Research of recent years shows that kinds of exotic stars — known... 2 days
Image: Moon, Mars, station
PHYS.ORG This image was taken by ESA astronaut Alexander Gerst from the International Space Station on 30 June 2018 when the Moon and Mars were at its closest so far during his six-month Horizons mission. 2 days
NASA's new mini satellite will study Milky Way's halo
SCIENCE DAILY A new mission called HaloSat will help scientists search for the universe's missing matter by studying X-rays from hot gas surrounding the Milky Way galaxy. 3 days
Scott Kelly Gets Real with Reddit in New Video
SPACE.COM As part of a new video series, retired NASA astronaut Scott Kelly got real about life in space, "Star Trek" and a creepy ball of urine. 3 days
Princeton's McComas will lead IMAP, a NASA mission to study the heliosphere
PHYS.ORG Princeton astrophysicist David McComas will be the principal investigator for a science mission to sample, analyze and map particles streaming to Earth from the... 3 days
On This Day In Space! July 18, 1980: India Launches 1st Indigenous Satellite
SPACE.COM On July 18, 1980, India launched its first satellite into orbit. See how it happened in our On This Day in Space... 3 days
from an almost perfect universe to the best of both worlds From an Almost Perfect Universe to the Best of Both Worlds
ASTRO WATCH It was 21 March 2013. The world’s scientific press had either gathered in ESA’s... 3 days
Global study of world's beaches shows threat to protected areas
SCIENCE DAILY A first-of-its-kind survey of the world's sandy shorelines with satellite data found that they have increased slightly on a global scale over the past three decades but decreased... 3 days
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ASTRO WATCH Monday's hot firing of the P120C solid-propellant motor at Europe’s Spaceport in French Guiana... 3 days
Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin launches spacecraft higher than ever
PHYS.ORG Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin rocket company has shot a capsule higher into space than it's ever done before. 3 days
Bridenstine Visits Israel on First Foreign Trip
SPACE.COM On his first foreign trip since taking office nearly three months ago, NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine traveled to Israel this week to meet with the country's prime minister and other officials. 3 days
Suomi NPP satellite finds an elongated Tropical Storm Ampil
PHYS.ORG Tropical Depression 12W formed in the Philippine Sea and NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite analyzed the storm in infrared light. The depression strengthened into Tropical Storm Ampil later on July 18. 3 days
Martian atmosphere behaves as one
PHYS.ORG New research using a decade of data from ESA's Mars Express has found clear signs of the complex martian atmosphere acting as a single, interconnected system, with processes occurring at low and mid levels significantly affecting those seen... 3 days
Solar corona is more structured, dynamic than previously thought
SCIENCE DAILY Scientists have discovered never-before-detected, fine-grained structures in the Sun's outer atmosphere, or corona. The team imaged this critical region in detail using sophisticated software techniques and longer exposures from the... 3 days
Where baby white sharks 'hang out' in the North Atlantic
SCIENCE DAILY A team of scientists is the first to confirm the movement patterns and seasonal migrations of baby white sharks in the north Atlantic Ocean. They put the New... 3 days
Study first to confirm where baby white sharks 'hang out' in the North Atlantic
PHYS.ORG Using cutting-edge satellite and acoustic technology, a researcher from Florida Atlantic University's Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute is among a team... 3 days
Team creates high-fidelity images of Sun's atmosphere
PHYS.ORG VIDEO In 1610, Galileo redesigned the telescope and discovered Jupiter's four largest moons. Nearly 400 years later, NASA's Hubble Space Telescope used its powerful optics to look deep into space—enabling scientists to pin down the... 3 days
Astronomers Find Twin of Giant Exoplanet Beta Pictoris b
SCI-NEWS.COM Astronomers have discovered a giant gaseous planet orbiting a pair of brown dwarfs called 2MASS J02495639-0557352AB (2MASS 0249... 3 days
NASA Takes Over Fenway Park for Space-Mission Show (Video)
SPACE.COM A group of fans recently filled baseball's Fenway Park in Boston — not to watch homers fly over the Green Monster left-field wall, but instead to talk about spacecraft flying... 3 days
Suomi NPP satellite sees compact storm Son-Tinh Headed for Vietnam
PHYS.ORG NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite flew over Tropical Storm Son-Tinh on July 18 after it crossed over Hainan Island, China and as it moved into the Gulf of Tonkin. 3 days
Global study of world's beaches shows threat to protected areas
PHYS.ORG A first-of-its-kind survey of the world's sandy shorelines with satellite data found that they have increased slightly on a global scale over the past three decades but decreased... 3 days
maxar moves to capture satellite servicing business in u k europe Maxar moves to capture satellite-servicing business in U.K, Europe
SPACE NEWS Maxar announced a $1.3 million deal with the UK Space Agency to develop space robotics technology in the... 3 days
NASA's new mini satellite will study Milky Way's halo
PHYS.ORG Astronomers keep coming up short when they survey "normal" matter, the material that makes up galaxies, stars and planets. A new NASA-sponsored CubeSat mission called HaloSat, deployed from the International... 3 days
Finding a planet with a 10 year orbit in just a few months
SCIENCE DAILY To discover the presence of a planet around stars, astronomers wait until it has completed three orbits. However, this effective technique has... 3 days
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SPACE NEWS As Astrobotic prepares to compete for NASA lunar payload delivery contracts, the company has signed an agreement with Dynetics for... 3 days
Supersharp images from new VLT adaptive optics
SCIENCE DAILY ESO's Very Large Telescope (VLT) has achieved first light with a new adaptive optics mode called laser tomography -- and has captured remarkably sharp test images of the planet Neptune and other objects. The... 3 days
martian atmosphere behaves as one Martian atmosphere behaves as one
ESA New research using a decade of data from ESA’s Mars Express has found clear signs of the complex martian atmosphere acting as a single, interconnected system,... 3 days
Image: Proba-1 view of Guam
PHYS.ORG A cloud-specked view of the US territory of Guam in the western Pacific Ocean, as seen by ESA's Proba-1 microsatellite, which is still observing Earth despite being launched 16 years ago. 3 days
Astronomers Discover Twelve New Jovian Moons
SCI-NEWS.COM A team of astronomers led by Dr. Scott Sheppard of the Carnegie Institution for Science has discovered twelve new moons orbiting Jupiter: eleven ‘normal’... 3 days
From an almost perfect universe to the best of both worlds
PHYS.ORG It was 21 March 2013. The world's scientific press had either gathered in ESA's Paris headquarters or logged in online, along with a multitude of scientists... 3 days
Supersharp images from new VLT adaptive optics
PHYS.ORG ESO's Very Large Telescope (VLT) has achieved first light with a new adaptive optics mode called laser tomography—and has captured remarkably sharp test images of the planet Neptune and other objects. The MUSE instrument... 3 days
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ESA VIDEO Europe’s first course in 3D printing for space structures, taught at Italy’s Politecnico di Milano with an ESA expert as guest professor,... 3 days
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ESA As Japan’s Hayabusa2 drew closer to its target Ryugu asteroid, a strange new planetoid came into... 3 days
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SPACE NEWS NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine said July 17 that he’s had good discussions with European officials about potential cooperation on NASA’s... 4 days
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ASTRO WATCH Twelve new moons orbiting Jupiter have been found—11 “normal” outer moons, and one that they’re calling... 4 days
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SPACE NEWS Lockheed VP: “As the UK develops its space industry further, I think you’ll see bigger economics from the... 4 days
Jupiter Now Has a Whopping 79 Moons
LIVE SCIENCE Scientists have discovered 12 previously unknown moons orbiting Jupiter, and one of them is a real oddball. 4 days
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ASTRO WATCH The UK Space Agency has selected the first vertical launch site in Sutherland on the north coast of Scotland and is making... 4 days
New Book Shows Children How New Horizons Got to Pluto
SPACE.COM One new children's book takes readers on a journey to Pluto with NASA's New Horizons spacecraft. 4 days
Ten newly found moons of Jupiter include a 'wrong-way driver'
REUTERS Astronomers on Tuesday announced the discovery of 10 more moons of Jupiter, bringing to 79 the... 4 days
GPM satellite sees Tropical Cyclone Son-Tinh dropping rain in the Philippines
PHYS.ORG VIDEO As Tropical Depression 11W was strengthening into Tropical Storm Son-tinh near the northern Philippines, the Global Precipitation Measurement mission or GPM core satellite analyzed its rainfall. 4 days
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SPACE NEWS While Lockheed Martin continues to suggest it will use Rocket Lab’s Electron rocket at... 4 days
Delaware-Size Iceberg Stuck Near Home, Satellite Images Show
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Ten new moons—including one ‘oddball’—discovered around Jupiter
Science Magazine Satellites seen while scientists hunted for theorized planet at solar system’s edge 4 days
A dozen new moons of Jupiter discovered, including one 'oddball'
SCIENCE DAILY Twelve new moons orbiting Jupiter have been found -- 11 'normal' outer moons, and one that they're calling an 'oddball.' Astronomers first spotted the moons in the spring... 4 days
Jupiter's moon count reaches 79, including tiny 'oddball'
PHYS.ORG Twelve new moons orbiting Jupiter have been found—11 "normal" outer moons, and one that they're calling an "oddball." This brings Jupiter's total number of known moons to a whopping 79—the most of... 4 days
One 'Oddball' Among 12 Newfound Moons Discovered Orbiting Jupiter
SPACE.COM Scientists have discovered 12 previously unknown moons orbiting Jupiter, and one of them is a real oddball. 4 days
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Two NASA satellites confirm Tropical Cyclone Ampil's heaviest rainfall shift
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Team creates high-fidelity images of Sun's atmosphere
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GPM satellite sees Tropical Cyclone Son-Tinh dropping rain in the Philippines
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A scientist's final paper looks toward Earth's future climate
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How a small Scottish town aims to transform commercial spaceflight
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Observatories team up to reveal rare double asteroid
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GPM satellite examined Tropical Storm Chris' power
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James Webb Space Telescope to inspect atmospheres of gas giant exoplanets
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NASA surveys hurricane damage to Puerto Rico's forests
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GPM satellite obtains excellent views of Beryl's remnants
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