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Say Hello To EPIC 201497682.03, An 'Earth Twin' Planet In The 'Goldilocks Zone' - Forbes
Say Hello To EPIC 201497682.03, An 'Earth Twin' Planet In The 'Goldilocks Zone'  Forbes

Astronomers have just found 18 Earth-sized exoplanets, a huge feat in itself, but one of them looks remarkably similar to our own planet. Could a new technique ...


Scientists Reveal New Details of Dwarf Planet Haumea's Elusive Ring - Space.com
Scientists Reveal New Details of Dwarf Planet Haumea's Elusive Ring  Space.com

The football-shaped dwarf planet Haumea, which is surrounded by an almost perfectly circular ring of particles, is the most distant ringed object in the solar ...


Planet Nine SHOCK: Did the Ancient Sumerians know of Planet 9? Is it the mystery Planet X? - Express.co.uk
Planet Nine SHOCK: Did the Ancient Sumerians know of Planet 9? Is it the mystery Planet X?  Express.co.uk

PLANET NINE is believed to exist somewhere on the far fringes of the solar system, orbiting the Sun every 10000 to 20000 years – but were the Ancient ...


A Collision With a Dwarf Planet Likely Caused Our Moon to Become Lopsided - Gizmodo
A Collision With a Dwarf Planet Likely Caused Our Moon to Become Lopsided  Gizmodo

Our Moon features a nearside and far side with dramatically different geological features. This anomaly has puzzled scientists for years, but new computer ...


As Planet Discoveries Pile Up, a Gap Appears in the Pattern - WIRED
As Planet Discoveries Pile Up, a Gap Appears in the Pattern  WIRED

Astronomers are puzzling over a paucity of planets in the galaxy measuring between 1.5 and two times Earth's size.


Earthquake TODAY: Major tremor forecasted as planets align – SHOCK claim - Express.co.uk
Earthquake TODAY: Major tremor forecasted as planets align – SHOCK claim  Express.co.uk

A self-proclaimed earthquake mystic has warned the population of Earth to be on high alert as he believes a major tremor is on its way. The reason behind this ...


Planet Nine SHOCK: Astronomer reveals how Planet 9 was EJECTED from the solar system - Express.co.uk
Planet Nine SHOCK: Astronomer reveals how Planet 9 was EJECTED from the solar system  Express.co.uk

PLANET NINE was forcibly ejected out of the solar system by Saturn or Jupiter, an astronomer has shockingly revealed about the theoretical Planet 9.


Teen astronomer finds a planet with two suns - Science News for Students
Teen astronomer finds a planet with two suns  Science News for Students

Brian Wu, a teen researcher from New York City, has discovered a handful of distant planets, including a massive world that orbits two suns.


NASA's Juno Finds Changes in Jupiter's Magnetic Field - NASA Planetary Science
NASA's Juno Finds Changes in Jupiter's Magnetic Field  NASA Planetary Science

NASA's Juno mission to Jupiter made the first definitive detection of a planetary magnetic field that changes over time, a phenomenon called secular variation.


Massive Martian Ice Discovery Opens a Window into Red Planet's History - UT News | The University of Texas at Austin
Massive Martian Ice Discovery Opens a Window into Red Planet's History  UT News | The University of Texas at Austin

AUSTIN, Texas — Newly discovered layers of ice buried a mile beneath Mars' north pole are the remnants of ancient polar ice sheets and could be one of the ...


News | Planet-Hunter CubeSat Images Los Angeles - Jet Propulsion Laboratory
News | Planet-Hunter CubeSat Images Los Angeles  Jet Propulsion Laboratory

The only small satellite in orbit that can also look for new planets beyond the solar system, ASTERIA recently peered down at Earth to capture an image of a ...


New insights about carbon and ice could clarify inner workings of Earth, other planets - Space Daily
New insights about carbon and ice could clarify inner workings of Earth, other planets  Space Daily

Los Angeles CA (SPX) May 23, 2019 - Most people behave differently when under extreme pressure. Carbon and ice are no different. Two new studies show ...


10+ Things: Tour of Storms Across the Solar System - NASA Planetary Science
10+ Things: Tour of Storms Across the Solar System  NASA Planetary Science

Our solar system is a stormy place. Join us on a tour of storms.


The Moon will be sharing sky-space with the two biggest planets this month - Firstpost
The Moon will be sharing sky-space with the two biggest planets this month  Firstpost

These two events will be preparing us for 'The Great Conjunction' between Jupiter and Saturn next year.


Cold planets may be hiding oceans | News - The Times
Cold planets may be hiding oceans | News  The Times

Pluto should not have an ocean. At 40 times further out in the solar system than the Earth, the Sun is just a bright star and “summer” is marked by temperatures ...


How Earth Life Could Come Back from a Sterilizing Asteroid Impact - Space.com
How Earth Life Could Come Back from a Sterilizing Asteroid Impact  Space.com

Supervillains take note: Even the biggest and baddest asteroids may not be 100% effective as doomsday devices. A cosmic impact powerful enough to wipe out ...


Meet 8 'Star Wars' Planets in Our Own Galaxy - NASA Exoplanet Exploration and Discovery
Meet 8 'Star Wars' Planets in Our Own Galaxy  NASA Exoplanet Exploration and Discovery

The fantastical planets in Star Wars preceded our discovery of real planets outside our solar system...but the facts aren't far from fiction.


Collision with a dwarf planet likely shaped the Moon we know today - Earth.com
Collision with a dwarf planet likely shaped the Moon we know today  Earth.com

The most realistic scenario involved a dwarf planet 480 miles in diameter colliding into the near side of the Moon at 14000 miles per hour.


What makes a planet habitable - Phys.org
What makes a planet habitable  Phys.org

Which of Earth's features were essential for the origin and sustenance of life? And how do scientists identify those features on other worlds?


May 2019: The Next Full Moon is a Blue Moon - NASA Planetary Science
May 2019: The Next Full Moon is a Blue Moon  NASA Planetary Science

The Next Full Moon is a Blue Moon, the Flower Moon, the Corn Planting Moon, the Milk Moon and Buddha Purnima.


10 Things: Unsolved Mysteries of Saturn's Moons - NASA Planetary Science
10 Things: Unsolved Mysteries of Saturn's Moons  NASA Planetary Science

There's way more to Saturn than its rings. The planet also boasts a collection of exotic, and still mysterious, moons.


Mars 'Actually the Only Planet' Humans Can Go to Escape Earth, Professor Claims - Sputnik International
Mars 'Actually the Only Planet' Humans Can Go to Escape Earth, Professor Claims  Sputnik International

In recent years, humanity's most brilliant minds have been working to send the first human to the Red Planet. According to physicist Brian Cox, Mars might be the ...


NASA's First Planetary Defense Technology Demonstration to Collide with Asteroid in 2022 - NASA Planetary Science
NASA's First Planetary Defense Technology Demonstration to Collide with Asteroid in 2022  NASA Planetary Science

The Double Asteroid Redirection Test (DART) – NASA's first mission to demonstrate a planetary defense technique – will get one chance to hit its target, the ...


Third Planet Found Orbiting Binary Star System Kepler 47 - SkyandTelescope.com
Third Planet Found Orbiting Binary Star System Kepler 47  SkyandTelescope.com

Astronomers have found a third planet circling a pair of stars in the Kepler 47 system.


Brian Cox says Mars, Venus and Mercury ‘blue planet’ with ‘rivers and oceans’ - Daily Star - Daily Star
Brian Cox says Mars, Venus and Mercury ‘blue planet’ with ‘rivers and oceans’ - Daily Star  Daily Star

Mars, Venus and even Mercury were once “blue planets” just like earth, Professor Brian Cox will suggest in a new blockbuster BBC2 series, The Planets.


Collision that formed the moon also brought Earth water, planetary scientists claim - UPI News
Collision that formed the moon also brought Earth water, planetary scientists claim  UPI News

Without the moon and water, life on Earth wouldn't be possible. New research out of Germany suggests both were delivered by Theia, which collided with Earth ...


Anne Dattilo discovered two planets using AI. - UT News | The University of Texas at Austin
Anne Dattilo discovered two planets using AI.  UT News | The University of Texas at Austin

Anne is a planet hunter, although she feels like that makes her work sound a bit too exciting. Every day, she sits at her laptop running an AI algorithm she wrote.


Giant impact caused difference between Moon's hemispheres - Science Daily
Giant impact caused difference between Moon's hemispheres  Science Daily

The stark difference between the Moon's heavily-cratered farside and the lower-lying open basins of the Earth-facing nearside has puzzled scientists for ...


How and Why Do Planets Die? - Space.com
How and Why Do Planets Die?  Space.com

Most planets can exist for a long, long time, but they can't last forever. Hungry stars and violent planetary neighbors can completely destroy a world, while ...


There's Basically 'No Chance' for Earth-Like Planets to Form an Atmosphere Around Hot Young Stars - Live Science
There's Basically 'No Chance' for Earth-Like Planets to Form an Atmosphere Around Hot Young Stars  Live Science

The odds of an atmosphere forming around an Earth-like exoplanet are even slimmer than previously thought, a new study suggests.


Three exocomets discovered around the star Beta Pictoris - Space Daily
Three exocomets discovered around the star Beta Pictoris  Space Daily

Innsbruck, Austria (SPX) May 23, 2019 - Just about a year after the launch of the NASA mission TESS, the first three comets orbiting the nearby star Beta Pictoris ...


Star Wars 9 The Rise of Skywalker NEW photos, characters, planets PLUS first look at Luke - Express
Star Wars 9 The Rise of Skywalker NEW photos, characters, planets PLUS first look at Luke  Express

Aside from the first trailer being launched at Star Wars Celebration, there's been no official footage or additional pictures released for The Rise of Skywalker until ...


Mars, Pennsylvania Hosts Free STEAM Festival to Celebrate the Borough's Unique Connection to the Red Planet - PRNewswire
Mars, Pennsylvania Hosts Free STEAM Festival to Celebrate the Borough's Unique Connection to the Red Planet  PRNewswire

BUTLER COUNTY, Pa., May 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Borough of Mars, Pennsylvania, will host a free weekend-long Mars Exploration Celebration, May ...


New Planetary Protection Board to Review Guidelines for Future Solar System and Beyond Exploration - NASA Planetary Science
New Planetary Protection Board to Review Guidelines for Future Solar System and Beyond Exploration  NASA Planetary Science

NASA has established an independent Planetary Protection Review Board to review established guidelines for planetary protection and recommend any ...


Small, hardy planets most likely to survive death of their stars - Phys.org
Small, hardy planets most likely to survive death of their stars  Phys.org

Small, hardy planets packed with dense elements have the best chance of avoiding being crushed and swallowed up when their host star dies, new research ...


Should Pluto Be a Planet Again? Informal Vote Offers Support After Experts Debate - Space.com
Should Pluto Be a Planet Again? Informal Vote Offers Support After Experts Debate  Space.com

After a debate between Alan Stern and a former president of the IAU, an informal vote suggested that Pluto be reinstated as a planet.


Astronomy Meteorites may be excavating lunar water - Science News for Students
Astronomy Meteorites may be excavating lunar water  Science News for Students

When meteorites hit the moon, water is released from the moon's soil. That suggests the moon has water buried all across its surface.


Moon and Saturn TOGETHER: How to see the Moon and Saturn light up the skies this week - Express.co.uk
Moon and Saturn TOGETHER: How to see the Moon and Saturn light up the skies this week  Express.co.uk

THE Moon and Saturn meet in the heavens this week in the presence of the gas giant Jupiter – find out how you can see the two celestial bodies light up the ...


Marsquake! NASA's InSight Lander Feels Its 1st Red Planet Tremor - Space.com
Marsquake! NASA's InSight Lander Feels Its 1st Red Planet Tremor  Space.com

NASA's Mars InSight lander captured its first confirmed marsquake on April 6.


This Board Game Asks Players to Craft a Perfect Planet - Smithsonian.com
This Board Game Asks Players to Craft a Perfect Planet  Smithsonian.com

A new board game released to coincide with Earth Day places the world's fate in players' hands, enabling them to build and populate biomes in a race to ...


Students learn about researching life on other planets - NJTV News
Students learn about researching life on other planets  NJTV News

Rutgers scientists with the NASA-funded Enigma Project shared scientific research about the search for life in the universe with K-8 students.


Bay Area sci-fi author Charlie Jane Anders dishes on planets, books - The Mercury News
Bay Area sci-fi author Charlie Jane Anders dishes on planets, books  The Mercury News

A speculative fiction writer talks about planetary inspiration and summer reads.


Lonely Planet’s ultimate “Cruise Handbook” guide - The Mercury News
Lonely Planet’s ultimate “Cruise Handbook” guide  The Mercury News

Discover when, where and how to find your perfect boat ride, from megaships and expedition vessels to river cruises around the world.


Scientists Create Model of Ring Around Dwarf Planet Haumea - ExtremeTech
Scientists Create Model of Ring Around Dwarf Planet Haumea  ExtremeTech

The dwarf planet Haumea orbits the sun in the deep, dark reaches of the outer solar system. Astronomers spotted this object in 2004, and it helped usher in the ...


Lonely Planet's top 10 places to visit in Europe in 2019 - Daily Mail
Lonely Planet's top 10 places to visit in Europe in 2019  Daily Mail

Lonely Planet's Best in Europe is compiled annually by the travel company's European experts to reveal their pick of the most exciting and underrated ...


Monster Mars Dust Storms May Have Helped Blow Red Planet's Water Away - Space.com
Monster Mars Dust Storms May Have Helped Blow Red Planet's Water Away  Space.com

Huge Mars dust storms like the one that killed NASA's Opportunity rover may have helped to blow some of the Red Planet's ancient water away for good, ...


NASA, FEMA, International Partners Plan Asteroid Impact Exercise - NASA Planetary Science
NASA, FEMA, International Partners Plan Asteroid Impact Exercise  NASA Planetary Science

Next week at the 2019 Planetary Defense Conference, NASA's PDCO and other U.S. agencies and space science institutions, along with international partners, ...


Does a Neptune-Size Exomoon Really Exist Around This Alien Planet? - Space.com
Does a Neptune-Size Exomoon Really Exist Around This Alien Planet?  Space.com

Last October, astronomers announced that they had spotted evidence of a Neptune-size satellite orbiting the exoplanet Kepler-1625b. Six months later, the ...


Planetary tours: The backpacker's guide to the solar system - Astronomy Magazine
Planetary tours: The backpacker's guide to the solar system  Astronomy Magazine

Grab a spacesuit and a few months of provisions. We're taking you on a tour of the Interplanetary Parks *Service*.


Take a Virtual Tour of the Solar System's Most Unusual Storms With NASA - Geek
Take a Virtual Tour of the Solar System's Most Unusual Storms With NASA  Geek

On May 22, NASA is live streaming a virtual tour of some of the solar system's most bizarre storms. (Photo Credit: NASA / JPL-Caltech / SwRI / MSSS / Gerald ...


Solid, Low-Mass Planets Have Best Chance to Survive Parent Star's Death - Space.com
Solid, Low-Mass Planets Have Best Chance to Survive Parent Star's Death  Space.com

New work suggests that planets that are solid all the way through and have low masses may have the best chance of surviving the surge of tugs produced by ...


Maunakea observatories shed new light on obscured infant solar system - Phys.org
Maunakea observatories shed new light on obscured infant solar system  Phys.org

Astronomers using the combined power of two Hawaii telescopes have taken groundbreaking, sharp new images of a distant planetary system that likely ...


A 242-Foot Asteroid Shot Past Earth Today At 22,000 MPH - The Inquisitr News
A 242-Foot Asteroid Shot Past Earth Today At 22,000 MPH  The Inquisitr News

Planet Earth was buzzed by a rather sizeable space rock on Saturday. Known as asteroid 2019 JR1, our celestial visitor swung by for what astronomers refer to ...


Nibiru pole shift: Planet X 'will flip poles' when it passes Earth, claims Wormwood expert - Express.co.uk
Nibiru pole shift: Planet X 'will flip poles' when it passes Earth, claims Wormwood expert  Express.co.uk

THE doomsday planet Nibiru, or Planet X, will reverse the Earth's magnetic poles and ravage the planet beyond recognition when it passes in the near future, ...


New research sheds light on the possibility of past life on Venus - Phys.Org
New research sheds light on the possibility of past life on Venus  Phys.Org

While today Venus is a very inhospitable place with surface temperatures hot enough to melt lead, geological evidence, supported by computer model ...


Unexpected observation of ice at low temperature, high pressure questions water theory - Phys.org
Unexpected observation of ice at low temperature, high pressure questions water theory  Phys.org

Through an experiment designed to create a super-cold state of water, scientists at the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory used neutron ...


Jupiter's Winds Interact with Its Magnetic Field, Scientists Say | Planetary Science, Space Exploration - Sci-News.com
Jupiter's Winds Interact with Its Magnetic Field, Scientists Say | Planetary Science, Space Exploration  Sci-News.com

Planetary researchers from NASA's Juno mission made the first detection beyond Earth of an internal magnetic field that changes over time -- a phenomenon ...


Registration open for summer reading club | Local News - Washington Times Herald
Registration open for summer reading club | Local News  Washington Times Herald

The Washington Carnegie Public Library's Youth Summer Reading Club will have babies through teens thinking more about the world around them. The theme ...


Evidence for the first known exomoon weakens - Science News
Evidence for the first known exomoon weakens  Science News

New analyses of the data used to find the first discovered exomoon are reaching conflicting results.


Getty exhibit captures celestial visions of medieval thinkers - Angelus News
Getty exhibit captures celestial visions of medieval thinkers  Angelus News

The heavens declare the glory of God, the vault of heaven proclaims his handiwork.” — Psalm 19.1 The words of the psalm come naturally to mind as one visits ...


'They’re sending rockets to outer planets and these lads can't find the mains' - gas work irritation - Gazette Live
'They’re sending rockets to outer planets and these lads can't find the mains' - gas work irritation  Gazette Live

'Unavoidable delays' have left people feeling frustrated at time taken to connect supply.


The Earth's magnetic north pole is shifting rapidly – so what will happen to the northern lights? - Irish Examiner
The Earth's magnetic north pole is shifting rapidly – so what will happen to the northern lights?  Irish Examiner

By Nathan Case, Lancaster University. Like most planets in our solar system, the Earth has its own magnetic field. Thanks to its largely molten iron core, our ...


UFO BOMBSHELL: Man has been in contact with ALIENS and NASA KNOWS – shock claim - Express.co.uk
UFO BOMBSHELL: Man has been in contact with ALIENS and NASA KNOWS – shock claim  Express.co.uk

A DOCUMENTARY filmmaker has supposedly discovered evidence that a man behind one of the most famous UFO photos has been in constant contact with ...


Lonely Planet's top destination suffers a blow after blasts - ABC News
Lonely Planet's top destination suffers a blow after blasts  ABC News

Sipping *fresh* coconut water while sunbathing on deserted Hikkaduwa beach, Alexi Konchayenko, a sports trainer from Ukraine, struck a stoical note.


We Have Abundant Food. Why Is Our Health — and the Planet’s — So Bad? - The New York Times
We Have Abundant Food. Why Is Our Health — and the Planet’s — So Bad?  The New York Times

Bee Wilson's “The Way We Eat Now” delves into the startling consequences of the globalization that has revolutionized our relationship to food.


Jeff Bezos' space plans stir up old science fiction - Gulf News
Jeff Bezos' space plans stir up old science fiction  Gulf News

Amazon founder and chief executive Jeff Bezos recently debuted a new lunar landing module, to be constructed by his space exploration company, Blue Origin.


Aluminum Monoxide Found around Massive Protostar | Astronomy - Sci-News.com
Aluminum Monoxide Found around Massive Protostar | Astronomy  Sci-News.com

Astronomers using the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA) have spotted aluminum monoxide (AlO) molecules in the gas surrounding Orion ...


Mountain region of Slovakia named best destination in Europe 2019: Lonely Planet - Yahoo News
Mountain region of Slovakia named best destination in Europe 2019: Lonely Planet  Yahoo News

A wild, rugged, mountainous region of Slovakia dotted with plunging waterfalls and lakes and hiking trails has been named the top European destination of 2019 ...


Why the world needs to cloud responsibly - Opinion by Ramesh Mamgain - ETEnergyworld.com
Why the world needs to cloud responsibly - Opinion by Ramesh Mamgain  ETEnergyworld.com

By committing to cloud responsibly, organisations all over the globe can play their part in the much wider societal movement towards a greener, more ...


Astro Analysis: Who will win, who will lose key battles this election season? - Yahoo India News
Astro Analysis: Who will win, who will lose key battles this election season?  Yahoo India News

Smriti Irani In Smriti Irani's birth chart, her Yogakaraka planet Saturn is passing over natal Moon through 8th house.


NASA moon MYSTERY: Did ancient SECOND moon smash leave lopsided lunar surface? - Express.co.uk
NASA moon MYSTERY: Did ancient SECOND moon smash leave lopsided lunar surface?  Express.co.uk

NASA data has revealed the reason why the far side of the moon is riddled with heavy craters, space scientists have announced.


Monday News: “The Planet's On F**king Fire!”; Trump Meeting with Orban Shows He “Favors Democracy's Enemies”; “Kudlow admits tariffs hurt Americans”; “Roem uses her spotlight to boost other Virginia Democrats” - Blue Virginia
Monday News: “The Planet's On F**king Fire!”; Trump Meeting with Orban Shows He “Favors Democracy's Enemies”; “Kudlow admits tariffs hurt Americans”; “Roem uses her spotlight to boost other Virginia Democrats”  Blue Virginia

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Lok Sabha Election Result 2019: Astrology Views on election results and who will win this Counting race - News Track English
Lok Sabha Election Result 2019: Astrology Views on election results and who will win this Counting race  News Track English

Now the results of the Lok Sabha election 2019 are just a few hours left, in such a situation, the leader and the people are eagerly awaiting the election defeat ...


Research: Three exocomets discovered around the star Beta Pictoris - Tdnews
Research: Three exocomets discovered around the star Beta Pictoris  Tdnews

Three extrasolar comets have been discovered around the star Beta Pictoris, 63 light years away, by the University of Innsbruck. Analysis of data from the current ...


ALMA discovers aluminum around young star - Science Daily
ALMA discovers aluminum around young star  Science Daily

Researchers have discovered an aluminum-bearing molecule for the first time around a young star. The discovery provides a crucial chance to study the early ...


Outer Wild Launches On Xbox One Game Pass And Epic Games Store Next Week - GameSpot
Outer Wild Launches On Xbox One Game Pass And Epic Games Store Next Week  GameSpot

Outer Wilds has a Majora's Mask-like time loop mechanic, forcing you to Groundhog Day your way through its science fiction mystery.


Shaw Prize in Astronomy Awarded to Ed Stone - Jet Propulsion Laboratory
Shaw Prize in Astronomy Awarded to Ed Stone  Jet Propulsion Laboratory

The prestigious prize has been given to Caltech's Ed Stone, former director of JPL and the long-time project scientist for NASA's Voyager mission.


TESS discovers its first Earth-sized planet - MIT News
TESS discovers its first Earth-sized planet  MIT News

NASA's Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite, TESS, has discovered its first Earth-sized exoplanet. The planet, named HD 21749c, is the smallest world outside ...


A Massive 1,280-Foot Asteroid Will Skim Past Earth Next Sunday At More Than 58,000 MPH - The Inquisitr News
A Massive 1,280-Foot Asteroid Will Skim Past Earth Next Sunday At More Than 58,000 MPH  The Inquisitr News

The space rock will miss Earth by 4 million miles. Next Sunday, a very imposing space rock will swing by to pay Earth a close visit. Dubbed asteroid 2019 JB1, ...


Two new planets discovered using artificial intelligence - Phys.org
Two new planets discovered using artificial intelligence  Phys.org

Astronomers at The University of Texas at Austin, in partnership with Google, have used artificial intelligence (AI) to uncover two more hidden planets in the ...


Evidence for mysterious Planet Nine continues to mount, could be ' solar system's missing link' - Fox News
Evidence for mysterious Planet Nine continues to mount, could be ' solar system's missing link'  Fox News

Evidence for Planet Nine continues to mount, as two new studies offer support of its existence, even if NASA and space researchers have yet to find it.


Conditions for life might exist on new planet discovered around Barna - Astronomy Magazine
Conditions for life might exist on new planet discovered around Barna  Astronomy Magazine

Late last year, astronomers announced that they'd found a super-Earth around Barnard's star – one of the closest suns to our own. The discovery of a planet just ...


Citizen Scientists Find New World with NASA Telescope - Jet Propulsion Laboratory
Citizen Scientists Find New World with NASA Telescope  Jet Propulsion Laboratory

Using data from NASA's Kepler space telescope, citizen scientists have discovered a planet roughly twice the size of Earth located within its star's habitable zone ...


Discovery Alert! Kepler's First Planet Candidate Confirmed, 10 Years Later - NASA Exoplanet Exploration and Discovery
Discovery Alert! Kepler's First Planet Candidate Confirmed, 10 Years Later  NASA Exoplanet Exploration and Discovery

Despite being the very first planet candidate discovered by NASA's Kepler space telescope, Kepler-1658b had a rocky road to confirmation. It moved from planet ...


Discovery Alert: A Third Planet in Kepler-47 System - NASA Exoplanet Exploration and Discovery
Discovery Alert: A Third Planet in Kepler-47 System  NASA Exoplanet Exploration and Discovery

Three planets are orbiting two suns in the Kepler-47 system. Astronomers discovered the third planet, a Neptune-to-Saturn-size world lurking between two ...


Why Isn't Pluto a Planet Anymore? - Space.com
Why Isn't Pluto a Planet Anymore?  Space.com

Pluto has always been an oddball, but here's why it's no longer considered a planet.


The Hunt Is on for Closest Earth-like Planets - NASA Exoplanet Exploration and Discovery
The Hunt Is on for Closest Earth-like Planets  NASA Exoplanet Exploration and Discovery

Astronomers identify the most promising stars for TESS to search for planets just a bit larger than our own and that receive radiation from their star equivalent to ...


NASA TESS mission discovers new Saturn-sized planet - CBS News
NASA TESS mission discovers new Saturn-sized planet  CBS News

Astronomers have also identified hundreds of stars that could potentially support life.


New Exoplanet Telescope Detects Its First Two Planets - Eos
New Exoplanet Telescope Detects Its First Two Planets  Eos

Astronomers announced last week the discoveries of the first two potential planets detected by NASA's Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS), a new ...


Astronomers discover chunk of planet's core around a dead star - Astronomy Magazine
Astronomers discover chunk of planet's core around a dead star  Astronomy Magazine

The Sun will end its life as a dense, smoldering object called a white dwarf. A new study reports the discovery of one of the first small and intact planetary ...


Exoplanet tally set to pass 4,000 mark - BBC News
Exoplanet tally set to pass 4,000 mark  BBC News

The number of planets detected around other stars - or exoplanets - is set to hit the 4000 mark.


Planet Nine SHOCK: Mystery Planet 9 does NOT exist but something else is out there - Express.co.uk
Planet Nine SHOCK: Mystery Planet 9 does NOT exist but something else is out there  Express.co.uk

ASTRONOMERS scanning the skies for proof of the mysterious Planet Nine might be looking in vain as something else entirely could be hiding out there in the ...


High School Senior Uncovers Potential for Hundreds of Earth-Sized Planets in Kepler Data - NASA Exoplanet Exploration and Discovery
High School Senior Uncovers Potential for Hundreds of Earth-Sized Planets in Kepler Data  NASA Exoplanet Exploration and Discovery

An 18-year-old high school senior has won a $250000 prize for calculating the potential for finding more planets outside our solar system using data from ...


Planet Nine SHOCK: Astronomer explains effect mystery Planet 9 has on entire solar system - Express.co.uk
Planet Nine SHOCK: Astronomer explains effect mystery Planet 9 has on entire solar system  Express.co.uk

THE mysterious Planet Nine's gravitational pull could have a bizarre effect on the entire solar system if proven to exist, an astronomer has spectacularly claimed.


'Sub-Saturns' May Force Scientists to Revise Idea of How Planets Form - Space.com
'Sub-Saturns' May Force Scientists to Revise Idea of How Planets Form  Space.com

Planets between the size of Neptune and Saturn shouldn't be rare after all, scientists realize, thanks to a trick of magnification.


Physicists Scramble to Understand the Extreme Crystals Hiding Inside Giant, Alien Planets - Live Science
Physicists Scramble to Understand the Extreme Crystals Hiding Inside Giant, Alien Planets  Live Science

Deep in the heart of alien worlds, crystals form under pressures up to 40 million times more intense than the atmospheric pressure on Earth, and as much as 10 ...


Selvita (WSE:SLV) Reports 1st Quarter 2k19 Financial Results and Provides Corporate Update - News Planets
Selvita (WSE:SLV) Reports 1st Quarter 2k19 Financial Results and Provides Corporate Update  News Planets

Selvita (WSE: SLV) reported 1st quarter 2k19 financial results and provided a corporate update. “In the 1st quarter of the year, we advanced our wholly-owned ...


Planetary Smash-Up May Have Produced This Distant Iron Exoplanet - Smithsonian.com
Planetary Smash-Up May Have Produced This Distant Iron Exoplanet  Smithsonian.com

Since astronomers confirmed the first exoplanet in 1995, they've gone on to uncover almost 3,900 distant worlds, with thousands still awaiting analysis.


Planet Nine may not exist but another mysterious object deep in the solar system could be lurking - Fox News
Planet Nine may not exist but another mysterious object deep in the solar system could be lurking  Fox News

There has been much speculation about the existence of Planet Nine and its impact on distant objects in the solar system. But a new study suggests that some of ...


Linguistics professor to present on the future of communication with interstellar travel - SIU News
Linguistics professor to present on the future of communication with interstellar travel  SIU News

CARBONDALE, Ill. — Interstellar travel may be a thing of the future, but how will people communicate if it actually happens? Southern Illinois University ...