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In Photos: The Advanced JPSS-1 Weather Satellite's Earth Mission
SPACE.COM The Joint Polar Satellite System-1 (JPSS-1), the first of an advanced new fleet of weather satellites, launched into space on Nov. 18, 2017 to begin its vital mission. See photos... 3 hours
Geoengineering the Climate Could Cause Devastating African Droughts
SPACE.COM Injecting particles into the atmosphere would deflect some of the sun’s incoming radiation, but a new study predicts it would also likely alter tropical storm patterns in the Atlantic and increase the... 3 hours
New Video Shows a Creepily Human-Like Robot Doing a Backflip
SPACE.COM Atlas, a new disaster robot can execute amazing human-like acrobatic feats such as backflips and in-air pirouettes. 4 hours
Here's What a Volcano on Mars Looked Like to Mariner 9 in 1971
SPACE.COM Mariner 9, which arrived at Mars in November of 1971, was the first spacecraft to orbit a planet other than Earth, and... 4 hours
In Photos: The Advanced JPSS-1 Weather Forecasting Satellite's Earth Mission
SPACE.COM The Joint Polar Satellite System-1 (JPSS-1), the first of an advanced new fleet of weather satellites, launched into space on Nov. 18, 2017 to begin its vital mission.... 4 hours
First-of-Its-Kind Satellite Launches to Track Earth's Weather Like Never Before
SPACE.COM The first in a series of four advanced polar-orbiting satellites has launched to space, turning its watchful eye to improving the accuracy of weather forecasts and Earth observations. 4 hours
Stephen Hawking Biography
SPACE.COM Cosmologist Stephen Hawking is regarded as a brilliant theoretical physicist. His work on black holes and the big bang are topics of popular books. 7 hours
What in the World? Flat-Earthers Gather at First Conference
SPACE.COM A conference aimed at disputing the idea that the world is round just wrapped up in North Carolina. Here's what they talked about. 16 hours
Puerto Rico's Arecibo Observatory Will Stay Open, Despite Funding Concerns
SPACE.COM After sustaining damages from Hurricane Irma and spending years on the chopping block, Puerto Rico's Arecibo Observatory will remain open. 16 hours
High-Tech Weather Satellite to Launch Early Saturday After Delays: Watch Live
SPACE.COM A next-generation satellite built to make global weather forecasts more accurate than ever will now launch into space no earlier than Saturday (Nov. 18) after two... 17 hours
The Sun's Sleepy Phase Is Surprisingly Consistent
SPACE.COM Sixty years of data reveal that, while the maximum level of solar activity can vary drastically, by one measure, it always returns to the same quiet minimum. 17 hours
Review: 'Justice League' Brings (Some) Light Into DC Extended Universe
SPACE.COM "Stay to the end-end. And DC Extended Universe: It’s up to you where you want to go." 17 hours
Is Star Wars Battlefront 2 Worth Buying Yet?
SPACE.COM With paid microtransactions out of the game, is Star Wars Battlefront 2 finally worth your cash? 17 hours
Milky Way and Other Celestial Sights Will Make for Spectacular Stargazing This Month
SPACE.COM Despite the abundance of faint stars and rather dim constellations, the beautiful Milky Way and several attractive star clusters make for lovely... 18 hours
Lego for Space Fans: Best Black Friday Deals 2017
SPACE.COM It's Black Friday, space fans, so here's a round-up of the best deals online for out-of-this-world Lego sets. 18 hours
'Slaughterbots' Video Depicts a Dystopian Future of Autonomous Killer Drones
SPACE.COM Produced by an Elon Musk and Stephen Hawking-backed organization, the video appears as members of the UN convene in Geneva to discuss autonomous weapons. 20 hours
Earthquakes on Venus Could Be Detected by an Atmospheric Balloon
SPACE.COM A team at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory proposes deploying a balloon in Venus’s atmosphere to detect seismic activity. 20 hours
'Star Wars' Black Friday Deals: Best of 2017
SPACE.COM It's Black Friday, space fans, so here's a roundup of the best online deals for out-of-this-world "Star Wars" merchandise on Amazon. 22 hours
The Best Black Friday 2017 Deals for Space Fans
SPACE.COM It's Black Friday, space fans, so here's a round-up of the best deals online for out-of-this-world telescopes, toys and more. 22 hours
Gravitational-Wave Detector Catches Lightest Black Hole Smashup Yet
SPACE.COM The Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory (LIGO) has detected yet another black hole merger — their fifth since 2015, and involving some of the lightest black holes the instrument has ever detected. 22 hours
SpaceX Delays Launch of Mysterious Zuma Spacecraft to Review Data
SPACE.COM We're going to have to wait at least another day to see the top-secret Zuma payload take flight. 22 hours
First Cat in Space Félicette to Get Memorial Statue After Successful Crowdfund
SPACE.COM The first cat to fly in space and live to meow about it is getting her own statue, thanks to the crowdfunded support of... 23 hours
Wow! Astronaut Captures Incredible View of 'Fireball' Meteor from Space (Video)
SPACE.COM While filming an incredible view of Earth from space, an astronaut aboard the International Space Station (ISS) inadvertently captured a fireball on camera as it whizzed... 1 day
Birth of the Bug: See How Artists Built the 'Starship Troopers' Alien Warrior (Video)
SPACE.COM The visual-effects company Amalgamated Dynamics Inc. (ADI) has released a nearly 6-minute video showing how its artists and technicians built... 1 day
How to Use Mobile Apps to See the Solar System's Ice-Giant Planets
SPACE.COM In this edition of Mobile Astronomy, we'll show you how to use your favorite mobile astronomy app to find Uranus and Neptune, and even... 1 day
James Webb Space Telescope Will 'Perfect Its Own Vision' in Orbit (Video)
SPACE.COM NASA released a video explaining how it will focus the mirror of the James Webb Space Telescope, currently scheduled to launch in mid-2019. 1 day
See the 2017 Leonid Meteor Shower at Its Peak: What to Expect
SPACE.COM The famous Leonid meteor shower is predicted to reach its peak in the predawn hours on Friday (Nov. 17). 2 days
SpaceX Is Launching the Secret Zuma Mission Friday: Watch It Live!
SPACE.COM A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket will launch what just might be the company's most mysterious payload yet Friday (Nov. 17) — the secret Zuma mission for... 2 days
SpaceX Launch of Mysterious Zuma Spacecraft Delayed Until Friday
SPACE.COM We're going to have to wait at least another day to see the top-secret Zuma payload take flight. 2 days
Apollo Astronaut Watch, Stolen in Ecuador, Recovered 30 Years Later
SPACE.COM An astronaut's wristwatch worn on board the Apollo 7 mission has been recovered by the Smithsonian decades after it went missing in Ecuador. The Omega Speedmaster used by... 2 days
Earthbound Antimatter Mystery Deepens After Scientists Rule Out Pulsar Source
SPACE.COM New data from a mountaintop observatory in central Mexico have refuted astronomers' hypotheses about the origin of antimatter particles detected on Earth. 2 days
In Memoriam: Astronaut Dick Gordon Remembered in Pictures
SPACE.COM Richard "Dick" Gordon was one of the first NASA astronauts to fly to space, first as pilot of Gemini 11 in 1966, then as Apollo 12 command module pilot in 1969. He... 2 days
Leonid Meteor Shower 2017: When, Where & How to See It This Week
SPACE.COM The Leonid meteor shower peaks on Friday, Nov. 17. This guide tells you the best times and places to see these shooting... 2 days
Invisible November New Moon Rises After Leonid Meteor Shower Peaks on Saturday
SPACE.COM The Leonid meteor shower will peak this Friday and Saturday (Nov. 17-18), just hours before the invisible new moon rises into the sky. 2 days
NASA Satellites Watch Earth 'Breathe' in Awesome Time-Lapse Video
SPACE.COM A cool new time-lapse video of Earth reveals how our planet has changed over the last two decades as NASA satellites continuously monitored the populations of plant life on land... 2 days
NASA's New James Webb Space Telescope Just Got Its 1st Science Targets
SPACE.COM This week, organizers revealed some of the very first cosmic objects that the James Webb Space Telescope will study. 2 days
SpaceX Is Launching the Secret Zuma Mission Tonight: Watch It Live!
SPACE.COM A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket will launch what just might be the company's most mysterious payload yet tonight (Nov. 16) — the secret Zuma mission for... 2 days
NASA Unveils First Science Projects for the James Webb Space Telescope
SPACE.COM This week, organizers revealed some of the very first cosmic objects that the James Webb Space Telescope will study. 2 days
Phoning E.T.: Message Sent to Nearby Planet That Could Host Life
SPACE.COM If there are any intelligent aliens in the GJ 273 system, they can expect to hear from us about a dozen years from now. 2 days
Origami in Orbit: Ancient Art Inspires Efficient Spacecraft
SPACE.COM The ancient art of origami has inspired numerous NASA spacecraft designs, allowing scientists to pack more technology into smaller space-bound instruments. 2 days
Apollo 1: The Fatal Fire
SPACE.COM The three astronauts on board — Gus Grissom, Ed White, and Roger Chaffee — died. The tragedy changed the way NASA operates. 3 days
Here's What We Know About the Secret Zuma Payload SpaceX Is Launching
SPACE.COM SpaceX plans to launch a secret payload known as Zuma on Thursday evening (Nov. 16) from NASA's Kennedy Space Center on Florida's Space Coast.... 3 days
XCOR Aerospace Files for Bankruptcy
SPACE.COM XCOR Aerospace, a company that for nearly 20 years had been working on rocket engines and a suborbital spaceplane, filed for bankruptcy Nov. 8 after it was unable to line up new investors. 3 days
NASA Leaning Towards Allowing Reused Falcon Booster on Next Dragon Mission
SPACE.COM NASA may decide to allow SpaceX to use a previously-flown Falcon 9 first stage on the next Dragon mission to the International Space Station, the latest... 3 days
Meet 'Oumuamua! The 1st Interstellar Visitor Ever Seen Gets a Name
SPACE.COM We now know what to call the mysterious object from interstellar space that zoomed past Earth last month. 3 days
Orbital ATK Tests Component of Future Launch Vehicle
SPACE.COM As the deadline nears for an Air Force competition to fund development of new launch vehicles, Orbital ATK announced Nov. 7 what it called an "important milestone" for its proposed launcher. 3 days
'MythBusters' Returns, with New Hosts and Sword-Swinging Robots
SPACE.COM Science Channel reboots "MythBusters" with a bang. 3 days
Skywatcher Sees 3 Monster Sunspots During Intense Solar Storm (Photo)
SPACE.COM A skywatcher uses filtered binoculars to observe a majestic group of sunspots just a few minutes before the sun sets behind the Castle of Noudar in Barrancos, Portugal. 3 days
Studying Exoplanet Atmospheres Challenges Even the Hubble Space Telescope (Video)
SPACE.COM Learn about how scientists use the Hubble Space Telescope to study exoplanet atmospheres and about the limitations of these techniques. 3 days
Mystery of Pluto's Super-Cold Weather Solved
SPACE.COM Hydrocarbon particles in Pluto's atmosphere are responsible for the dwarf planet's surprisingly low temperatures, a new study suggests. 3 days
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