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Hubble Space Telescope Experiences Déjà Vu

Hubble Space Telescope Experiences Déjà Vu

By ESA/Hubble October 24, 2021 Hubble Space Telescope image of the spiral galaxy NGC 2903…

Neutron Stars’ Surprising Secrets Revealed by Gravitational Waves

Neutron Stars’ Surprising Secrets Revealed by Gravitational Waves

In the late stages of binary neutron star formation, the giant star expands and engulfs…

NASA Images of the Week: Monsters in the Sky, Asteroids, Molten Ring & Mars Sample Return

NASA Images of the Week: Monsters in the Sky, Asteroids, Molten Ring & Mars Sample Return

With the charming name of SDSS J0146-0929, this is a galaxy cluster — a monstrous…

Ancient Driftwood Tracks 500 Years of Arctic Warming, Currents, and Sea Ice

Ancient Driftwood Tracks 500 Years of Arctic Warming, Currents, and Sea Ice

Geoscientist Georgia Hole used tree rings to retrace the paths of driftwood, once frozen in…

We Asked a NASA Scientist: Does NASA Know About All the Asteroids? [Video]

We Asked a NASA Scientist: Does NASA Know About All the Asteroids? [Video]

By NASA October 24, 2021 Does NASA know about ALL the asteroids? Not exactly. We…

Ancient Traces of Life Discovered Encased in a 2.5 Billion-Year-Old Ruby

Ancient Traces of Life Discovered Encased in a 2.5 Billion-Year-Old Ruby

Photo of the ruby that this study analyzed. Credit: University of Waterloo While analyzing some…

Physicist Quantifies Amount of Information in Entire Visible Universe

Physicist Quantifies Amount of Information in Entire Visible Universe

Amount of information in visible universe quantified in new research. Estimate measures information encoded in…

Stretchy, Flexible LEDs – Made With an Inkjet Printer

Stretchy, Flexible LEDs – Made With an Inkjet Printer

By Washington University in St. Louis October 24, 2021 Junyi Zhao, a PhD candidate in…

Ten Astonishing Mysteries of Venus

Ten Astonishing Mysteries of Venus

This global view of the surface of Venus is centered at 180 degrees east longitude.…

NASA Turns to the Cloud for Help With Deluge of Data From Next-Generation Earth Missions

NASA Turns to the Cloud for Help With Deluge of Data From Next-Generation Earth Missions

The state-of-the-art Earth science satellites launching in the near future will be generating unprecedented quantities…