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large potentially hazardous asteroid to fly by earth on tuesday Large Potentially Hazardous Asteroid to Fly By Earth on Tuesday
ASTRO WATCH A potentially hazardous asteroid (PHA), estimated to be about 400 meters in size, will pass by... 3 hours
aviator apollo astronaut artist alan bean passes away at 86 Aviator, Apollo Astronaut, Artist: Alan Bean Passes Away at 86
ASTRO WATCH Alan Bean, a U.S. Navy test pilot who would go on to become an Apollo and... 5 hours
mars rocks may harbor signs of life Mars Rocks May Harbor Signs of Life
ASTRO WATCH Iron-rich rocks near ancient lake sites on Mars could hold vital clues that show life once existed there, research suggests. These rocks... 7 hours
why we won t get to mars without teamwork Why We Won't Get to Mars Without Teamwork
ASTRO WATCH If humanity hopes to make it to Mars anytime soon, we need to understand not just technology, but the psychological... 9 hours
apex takes a glimpse into the heart of darkness APEX Takes a Glimpse into the Heart of Darkness
ASTRO WATCH The 12 m radio telescope APEX in Chile has been outfitted with special equipment including broad bandwidth recorders... 10 hours
swri scientists introduce cosmochemical model for pluto formation SwRI Scientists Introduce Cosmochemical Model for Pluto Formation
ASTRO WATCH Southwest Research Institute scientists integrated NASA’s New Horizons discoveries with data from ESA’s Rosetta mission to develop a new theory... 14 hours
expanded owens valley solar array reveals new insights into solar flares explosive energy releases Expanded Owens Valley Solar Array Reveals New Insights into Solar Flares' Explosive Energy Releases
ASTRO WATCH Last September, a massive new region of magnetic... 23 hours
take a virtual trip to a strange new world with nasa Take a Virtual Trip to a Strange New World with NASA
ASTRO WATCH Are you looking for an exotic destination to visit this summer? Why not take... 1 day
oa 9 cygnus cargo spacecraft arrives at space station OA-9 Cygnus Cargo Spacecraft Arrives at Space Station
ASTRO WATCH The Orbital ATK Cygnus cargo ship was bolted into place on the International Space Station’s Earth-facing port of the Unity... 1 day
first ska low prototype station completed on site First SKA-Low Prototype Station Completed On Site
ASTRO WATCH A complete prototype station of antennas for the future SKA-low telescope has been completed and is being tested at the SKA site... 1 day
scientists shrink chemistry lab to seek evidence of life on mars Scientists Shrink Chemistry Lab to Seek Evidence of Life on Mars
ASTRO WATCH An international team of scientists has created a tiny chemistry lab for a rover... 2 days
matter antimatter asymmetry may interfere with the detection of neutrinos Matter-Antimatter Asymmetry May Interfere with the Detection of Neutrinos
ASTRO WATCH From the data collected by the LHCb detector at the Large Hadron Collider, it appears that the particles... 2 days
e0102 72 3 astronomers spot a distant and lonely neutron star E0102-72.3: Astronomers Spot a Distant and Lonely Neutron Star
ASTRO WATCH Astronomers have discovered a special kind of neutron star for the first time outside of the Milky Way... 2 days
insight steers toward mars InSight Steers Toward Mars
ASTRO WATCH NASA's InSight lander has made its first course correction toward Mars. InSight, short for Interior Exploration using Seismic Investigations, Geodesy and Heat Transport, is the first mission dedicated... 3 days
droids beat astronomers in predicting survivability of exoplanets Droids Beat Astronomers in Predicting Survivability of Exoplanets
ASTRO WATCH Artificial intelligence is giving scientists new hope for studying the habitability of planets, in a study from astronomers Chris Lam... 3 days
lightening up dark galaxies Lightening Up Dark Galaxies
ASTRO WATCH Based on new observational data, an international team led by ETH astronomers identified at least six candidates for 'dark galaxies' — galaxies that have a few (if any)... 3 days
new network is installed to investigate space weather over south america New Network Is Installed to Investigate Space Weather over South America
ASTRO WATCH The interactions between solar particles and Earth’s magnetic field and the possible damage done... 4 days
drilling success curiosity is collecting mars rocks Drilling Success: Curiosity is Collecting Mars Rocks
ASTRO WATCH Engineers working with NASA's Curiosity Mars rover have been hard at work testing a new way for the rover to drill rocks... 4 days
spacex launches 5 iridium next 2 grace fo satellites on falcon 9 ride share mission SpaceX Launches 5 Iridium NEXT, 2 GRACE-FO Satellites on Falcon 9 Ride-Share Mission
ASTRO WATCH Sending the quintuple-satellite Iridium-6 mission into space for Iridium Communications... 4 days
minor geomagnetic storm possible on wednesday Minor Geomagnetic Storm Possible on Wednesday
ASTRO WATCH A G1-class (minor) geomagnetic storm may hit Earth on Wednesday, May 23, when a stream of solar wind is expected to arrive at our... 5 days
observatories team up to enhance u s scientific leadership in astronomy and astrophysics Observatories Team Up to Enhance U.S. Scientific Leadership in Astronomy and Astrophysics
ASTRO WATCH A new research frontier in astronomy and astrophysics will open in the mid-2020s with the advent of ground-based extremely large optical-infrared telescopes (ELTs) with... 5 days
deep space radiation treatment reboots brain s immune system Deep Space Radiation Treatment Reboots Brain’s Immune System
ASTRO WATCH Planning a trip to Mars? You’ll want to remember your anti-radiation pills. NASA and private space companies like SpaceX plan... 5 days
first interstellar immigrant discovered in the solar system First Interstellar Immigrant Discovered in the Solar System
ASTRO WATCH A new study has discovered the first known permanent immigrant to our Solar System. The asteroid, currently nestling in Jupiter’s... 5 days
orbital atk s antares rocket launches oa 9 cygnus to resupply iss Orbital ATK’s Antares Rocket Launches OA-9 Cygnus to Resupply ISS
ASTRO WATCH Another load of supplies, science experiments and CubeSats is on its way to the International Space... 6 days
lightning in the eyewall of a hurricane beamed antimatter toward the ground Lightning in the Eyewall of a Hurricane Beamed Antimatter Toward the Ground
ASTRO WATCH Hurricane Patricia, which battered the west coast of Mexico in 2015, was the most intense tropical cyclone ever recorded in the Western Hemisphere. Amid... 6 days
long march 4c sends chang e 4 relay satellite toward moon Long March 4C Sends Chang’e 4 Relay Satellite Toward Moon
ASTRO WATCH Using a Long March 4C rocket, China launched the first spacecraft of its Chang’e 4 lunar... 6 days
tess snaps initial test image swings by moon toward final orbit TESS Snaps Initial Test Image, Swings by Moon Toward Final Orbit
ASTRO WATCH NASA’s next planet hunter, the Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS), is one step closer... 1 week
amateur astronomer s data helps scientists discover a new exoplanet Amateur Astronomer's Data Helps Scientists Discover a New Exoplanet
ASTRO WATCH One of the candidates previously found by the Kourovka Planet Search (KPS) project turned out to be the... 1 week
astronomers release most complete ultraviolet light survey of nearby galaxies Astronomers Release Most Complete Ultraviolet-Light Survey of Nearby Galaxies
ASTRO WATCH Capitalizing on the unparalleled sharpness and spectral range of NASA's Hubble Space Telescope, an international team of astronomers... 1 week
china s first private rocket reaches 127 000 feet on maiden flight China’s First Private Rocket Reaches 127,000 Feet on Maiden Flight
ASTRO WATCH OneSpace Technology Co., a Beijing-based aerospace company has successfully launched its suborbital rocket, marking the first... 1 week
harps sees sunshine for the first time HARPS Sees Sunshine for the First Time
ASTRO WATCH In April 2018, a team composed of scientists and engineers from the Geneva Observatory and ESO were at the La Silla Observatory... 1 week
a new map for a birthplace of stars A New Map for a Birthplace of Stars
ASTRO WATCH A Yale-led research group has created the most detailed maps yet of a vast seedbed of stars similar to Earth’s... 1 week
a bolt of insight researchers make breakthrough in understanding rare lightning triggered gamma rays A Bolt of Insight: Researchers Make Breakthrough in Understanding Rare Lightning-Triggered Gamma-Rays
ASTRO WATCH In the western Utah desert, the Telescope Array sprawls across an area the size of New York City, waiting for cosmic rays. The facility... 1 week
alma finds most distant oxygen in the universe ALMA Finds Most-Distant Oxygen in the Universe
ASTRO WATCH Not long after the Big Bang, the first generations of stars began altering the chemical make-up of primitive galaxies, slowly enriching the... 1 week
astronomers find vast ionized hydrogen cloud in whirlpool galaxy Astronomers Find Vast Ionized Hydrogen Cloud in ‘Whirlpool Galaxy’
ASTRO WATCH Astronomers have been keenly peering into M51, or the Whirlpool Galaxy, since the 1800s, its signature spiral structure... 1 week
a laser from a space ant A Laser from a Space Ant
ASTRO WATCH An international team of astronomers have discovered an unusual laser emission that suggests the presence of a double star system hidden at the heart... 1 week
first spacecraft of china s chang e 4 lunar mission to be launched on sunday First Spacecraft of China’s Chang’e 4 Lunar Mission to Be Launched on Sunday
ASTRO WATCH China is in final preparations to launch the Queqiao communication... 1 week
spacewalking astronauts swap iss coolant pumps Spacewalking Astronauts Swap ISS Coolant Pumps
ASTRO WATCH Two Expedition 55 NASA astronauts ventured outside the International Space Station May 16, 2018, for a 6.5-hour-long spacewalk. They were tasked with rearranging coolant... 1 week
astronomers find fastest growing black hole known in space Astronomers Find Fastest-Growing Black Hole Known in Space
ASTRO WATCH Astronomers at The Australian National University (ANU) have found the fastest-growing black hole known in the Universe, describing it as... 1 week
scientists use dorset uk as model to help find traces of life on mars Scientists Use Dorset, UK, as Model to Help Find Traces of Life on Mars
ASTRO WATCH By studying streams on the UK coast, experts... 1 week
asteroid 2010 wc9 whizzes by earth Asteroid 2010 WC9 Whizzes by Earth
ASTRO WATCH An Apollo-type asteroid, known as 2010 WC9, passed by the Earth on Tuesday, May 15 at around 22:05 UTC with a relative velocity of... 2 weeks
revealing the complexity of the nebula in ngc 1275 with sitelle Revealing the Complexity of the Nebula in NGC 1275 with SITELLE
ASTRO WATCH Ph.D. student Marie-Lou Gendron-Marsolais and professor Julie Hlavacek-Larrondo, from the Centre for Research in... 2 weeks
a pale blue dot as seen by a cubesat A Pale Blue Dot, As Seen by a CubeSat
ASTRO WATCH NASA's Voyager 1 took a classic portrait of Earth from several billion miles away in 1990. Now a... 2 weeks
using a magneto gravitational trap physicists measure neutrons with unprecedented precision Using a 'Magneto-Gravitational Trap,' Physicists Measure Neutrons with Unprecedented Precision
ASTRO WATCH A study led in part by physicists at the Indiana University Center for the Exploration of... 2 weeks
orbital variations can trigger snowball states in habitable zones around sunlike stars Orbital Variations Can Trigger ‘Snowball’ States in Habitable Zones Around Sunlike Stars
ASTRO WATCH Aspects of an otherwise Earthlike planet’s tilt and orbital dynamics can severely affect its potential habitability — even triggering abrupt “snowball states” where oceans... 2 weeks
could a multiverse be hospitable to life Could a Multiverse Be Hospitable to Life?
ASTRO WATCH A Multiverse – where our Universe is only one of many – might not be as inhospitable to life as previously thought,... 2 weeks
old data reveal new evidence of europa plumes Old Data Reveal New Evidence of Europa Plumes
ASTRO WATCH Scientists re-examining data from an old mission bring new insights to the tantalizing question of whether Jupiter’s moon Europa has... 2 weeks
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World's first crabbing of a proton beam
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Scientists shrink chemistry lab to seek evidence of life on Mars
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