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NASA Spacecraft Juno on its Way for a 5-year Journey to Jupiter (Liftoff VIDEO)

Sixteen years ago, NASA’s spacecraft named “Galileo” had probably a death plunge through the cloud tops of the mysterious gas giant, Jupiter. However, it flashed or radioed back tantalizing data whatever it could gather. NASA now is making a fresh...
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NASA's Jupiter-bound spacecraft taking shape in Denver

Academics / General Science : Science Daily (4 years ago)

NASA's Juno spacecraft is currently undergoing environmental testing at Lockheed Martin Space Systems near Denver. The solar-powered Juno spacecraft will orbit Jupiter's poles 33 times to find out more about the gas giant's origins,... Read Post

NASA's Juno spacecraft launches to Jupiter

Academics / General Science : Science Daily (3 years ago)

NASA's solar-powered Juno spacecraft lifted off from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida on Aug. 5, 2011 to begin a five-year journey to Jupiter. Juno's detailed study of the largest planet in our solar system will help reve... Read Post

Signs of Europa plumes remain elusive in search of Cassini data

Academics / General Science : Science Daily (7 hours ago)

A fresh look at data collected by NASA's Cassini spacecraft during its 2001 flyby of Jupiter shows that Europa's tenuous atmosphere is even thinner than previously thought and also suggests that the thin, hot gas around the moon doe... Read Post

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