NASA Retires Kepler Space Telescope

NASA Retires Kepler Space Telescope

“After nine years in deep space collecting data that indicate our sky to be filled with billions of hidden planets - more planets even than stars - NASA’s Kepler space telescope has run out of fuel needed for further science operations …

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NASA’s Dawn Mission to Asteroid Belt Comes to End

NASA’s Dawn Mission to Asteroid Belt Comes to End

“NASA’s Dawn spacecraft has gone silent, ending a historic mission that studied time capsules from the solar system’s earliest chapter. Dawn missed scheduled communications sessions with NASA’s Deep Space Network on Wednesday, Oct. 31, and Thursday, Nov …

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NASA’s First Image of Mars from a CubeSat

NASA’s First Image of Mars from a CubeSat

“NASA’s MarCO mission was designed to find out if briefcase-sized spacecraft called CubeSats could survive the journey to deep space. Now, MarCO - which stands for Mars Cube One - has Mars in sight. One of the twin MarCO CubeSats snapped …

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Sol 2204: Curiosity science is baaaack!

Sol 2204: Curiosity science is baaaack!

“Contrary to the “frightening” title, the Curiosity team is excited that science operations are starting to resume! The real fright was when Curiosity had an anomaly on Sol 2172 which affected its memory. Since then, the engineering team has continued …

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