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peoplearea.com — NASA published the first official photo taken with the new space telescope TESS, which was launched on April 18, 2018 by SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket for high elliptical orbit. TESS is an abbreviation of Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite. It should help in searching for exoplanets, or planets simila…
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unilad.co.uk — Space Jam 2 is officially happening, starring none other than NBA legend and 4 time MVP, Mr LeBron James of the Cavs. Full Article >>
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cnbc.com — Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa put down a significant deposit with SpaceX to become the first ever private tourist to fly around the moon on the company's Big Falcon Rocket (BFR) Maezawa wants to take six to eight artists from around the world on the nearly week-long trip. The mission is expe…
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wired.com — For decades, some of the atomic matter in the universe had not been located. Recent papers reveal where it’s been hiding. Astronomers have finally found the last of the missing universe. It’s been hiding since the mid-1990s, when researchers decided to inventory all the “ordinary” matter in the cos…
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bgr.com — NASA’s Opportunity rover might be taking an extended nap at the moment (please don’t say it’s dead!) but the Curiosity rover is wide awake and doing a whole bunch of science stuff. The nuclear-powered robot, which didn’t experience any significant downtime in the wake of the dust storm that brought …
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phys.org — The reason Pluto lost its planet status is not valid, according to new research from the University of Central Florida in Orlando. In 2006, the International Astronomical Union, a global group of astronomy experts, established a definition of a planet that required it to "clear" its orbit, or in ot…
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space.com — Australian software engineer Sarah Spencer hacked a 1980's knitting machine to create "Stargazing: a knitted tapestry" to show the universe in a totally unique way. Credit: Sarah Spencer   Full Article >>
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foxnews.com — Evidence for Planet Nine continues to mount, but there may be a good reason why scientists have yet to find it – it may be hiding. Full Article >>
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gizmodo.com — An artist’s impression of AzTEC-1Illustration: National Astronomical Observatory of Japan Chile’s Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA) has observed a galaxy that looks nothing like what researchers expected. It’s forming stars at an absolutely incredible rate. The “Monster Galaxy”, …
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wired.com — Thousands of people moved to let China build and protect the world’s largest telescope. And then the government drew in orders of magnitude more tourists, potentially undercutting its own science in an attempt to promote it. Full Article >>
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