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The bizarre weather of Uranus

3 years agoTechnology : TG Daily

NASA’s Voyager probe swept past Uranus in 1986, but yielded few new details of the planet and its atmosphere. ?? read more

Were Saturn's moons produced during multiple impacts?

3 years agoTechnology : TG Daily

Two professors say that the unusual moons of Saturn could be explained by several large impacts in which several major satellites merged to form Titan. read more

Jupiter's Trojan asteroids show their true colors

3 years agoTechnology : TG Daily

NASA's Wide-field Infrared Survey Explorer, WISE, has uncovered new clues about the Jovian Trojans - asteroids that orbit the sun on the same path as Jupiter in two 'packs'. read more

Citizen scientists find planet with four suns

3 years agoTechnology : TG Daily

Two amateur astronomers have discovered the first example of a planet orbiting twin suns that is itself orbited by a second distant pair of stars. read more

Baumgartner breaks speed of sound in freefall

3 years agoTechnology : TG Daily

Felix Baumgartner successfully completed his record-breaking jump from the edge of space yesterday, becoming the first man to break the speed of sound in freefall. read more

Solar wind brought water to the moon

3 years agoTechnology : TG Daily

The water found locked inside soil on the moon's surface derives from hydrogen in the solar wind - meaning there could be water on other apparently-dry bodies in the solar system too. read more

Stellar-mass black hole stalks the Milky Way

3 years agoTechnology : TG Daily

NASA's Swift satellite recently detected a rising tide of high-energy X-rays from a source toward the center of our Milky Way galaxy. read more

Fast-moving star could help test relativity

3 years agoTechnology : TG Daily

A star has been discovered orbiting tightly round the massive black hole at the center of our Milky Way galaxy, making its circuit in just eleven and a half years. read more

Spitzer measures rate of universe's expansion

3 years agoTechnology : TG Daily

Astronomers have come up with their most accurate measurement yet of the Hubble constant, the rate at which the universe is expanding. read more

Twin black holes surprise scientists

3 years agoTechnology : TG Daily

Astronomers are scratching their heads after discovering not one, but two black holes at the center of a globular star cluster - something they didn't think was possible. read more

Mars Opportunity rover reaches Matijevic Hill

3 years agoTechnology : TG Daily

??NASA's Mars Opportunity rover has arrived at "Matijevic Hill" - a site overlooking the 14-mile-wide Endeavour Crater.?? read more

Adapting to a Martian day??

3 years agoTechnology : TG Daily

Since the beginning of August, NASA's Mars Curiosity rover has been exploring the Red Planet and learning as much as it can about the terrain. read more

And the weather on Mars is... really very pleasant

3 years agoTechnology : TG Daily

Preliminary weather reports from the Curiosity rover’s Remote Environment Monitoring Station (REMS) are showing some surprisingly mild temperatures during the day. read more

First ever sight of a black hole's rim

3 years agoTechnology : TG Daily

Astronomers have for the first time observed the event horizon of a black hole - the region where its pull is so strong that nothing, not even light, can escape. read more

Vesta 'stretch marks' suggest it's a stunted planet

3 years agoTechnology : TG Daily

Enormous troughs that encircle the asteroid Vesta may be faults that formed when another asteroid smacked into its south pole, and indicate that it has the same type of interior as a planet. read more

Exploring the moon in 3D

3 years agoTechnology : TG Daily

NASA's Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO) has acquired stereo images of the moon in high resolution (0.5 to 2 meters/pixel) that provide highly detailed 3D views of the surface.?? read more

Super-hot gas halo surrounds our galaxy

3 years agoTechnology : TG Daily

Our Milky Way Galaxy is surrounded by an enormous halo of hot gas hundreds of thousands of light years across, and with as much mass as all the stars in the galaxy. read more

SpaceX preps for International Space Station resupply mission

3 years agoTechnology : TG Daily

NASA and SpaceX plan to launch a cargo resupply flight to the International Space Station (ISS) on October 7, 2012 from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida.? read more

Signs of water found on giant asteroid

3 years agoTechnology : TG Daily

NASA's Dawn spacecraft has discovered evidence of water on the surface of the asteroid Vesta - but not much of it. read more

Furthest-ever galaxy casts light on universe's early days

3 years agoTechnology : TG Daily

Astronomers have discovered their most distant - and therefore oldest - galaxy yet, using NASA's Spitzer and Hubble space telescopes as well as gravitational lensing. read more

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