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ew.com — Danny Aiello, the actor from 'Do the Right Thing' and 'Moonstruck,' died on Thursday night after a reported sudden illness. Full Article >>
14.12.2019 0 comments From Alex
sciencealert.com — A team led by researchers out of NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland, has confirmed traces of water vapor above the surface of Jupiter's icy moon Europa. And that's a big deal as the tiny space rock is one of the highest priority targets in NASA's search for extraterrestrial l…
19.11.2019 0 comments From Alex
salon.com — “It’s a freakishly weird configuration," a planetary astronomer said. It takes two to tango, or so they say of humans. It turns out the same can be said about a neighboring planet's moons. According to new research published in the journal Icarus last month, two of Neptune’s tiny moons — Naiad and…
18.11.2019 0 comments From Alex
space.com — Astronomers just discovered 20 previously unknown Saturn moons, boosting the ringed planet's tally of known satellites to 82 — three more than Jupiter. And there's more exciting news: You can help name these newfound objects. Full Article >>
08.10.2019 0 comments From Alex
independent.co.uk — Mighty Jupiter reigns over the southern skies this month. It’s the brightest object in the heavens in June – apart from the sun and moon, of course, and Venus rising just before the sun – and on 12 June, it makes its closest approach to Earth (a “mere” 641 million kilometres away). This cloudy world…
06.06.2019 0 comments From Alex
inquisitr.com — While you might think that the moon is our only natural satellite, this is certainly not the case, reveals an exciting study published earlier this year in the journal Frontiers in Astronomy and Space Sciences. One other object has been found zipping around our planet — “Earth’s first known natural …
16.08.2018 0 comments From Alex