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Newly-discovered planets on the edge of destruction: Study

Out of the thousands of extrasolar planets found so far, these three gas giant planets had some of the shortest-period orbits around subgiant or giant stars

Newly-discovered planets on the edge of destruction: Study

'Amazing milestone' as NASA fully deploys Webb telescope in space

The most powerful space telescope ever built completed a tricky two-week-long deployment phase Saturday, unfolding its final golden mirror panel, as it readies to study every phase of cosmic history.

'Amazing milestone' as NASA fully deploys Webb telescope in space

James Webb telescope sets off on million-mile voyage

The world's most powerful space telescope on Saturday blasted off into orbit, headed to an outpost 1.5 million kilometres (930,000 miles) from Earth, after several delays caused by technical hitches

In this still picture from a NASA TV broadcast, Arianespace's Ariane 5 rocket with NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope onboard launches from Europe’s Spaceport, the Guiana Space Center in Kourou, French Guiana, on 25 December 2021.

NASA telescope set for launch on million-mile voyage

The world's most powerful space telescope is set to blast off on Saturday to its outpost 1.5 million kilometres (930,000 miles) from Earth, after several delays caused by technical hitches

In this picture released by NASA, Arianespace's Ariane 5 rocket with NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope onboard, is seen at the launch pad,on December 23, 2021, at Europe’s Spaceport, the Guiana Space Center in Kourou, French Guiana. The telescope, the most powerful space observatory ever built, is now tentatively set for launch on Christmas Day, after decades of waiting

Spacecraft enters Sun’s corona for first time in history

The goal of this entire mission is to learn how the Sun works. We can accomplish this by flying into the solar atmosphere, said Michael Stevens, an astrophysicist at the CfA

Spacecraft enters Sun’s corona for first time in history

Webb telescope to look for first light of cosmic dawn

Peering into deep space and billions of years back in time, the James Webb telescope promises to offer the clearest glimpse yet of the Universe's cosmic dawn, when the earliest galaxies began to form.

Webb telescope to look for first light of cosmic dawn

NASA launches new mission to explore universe’s most dramatic objects

The new mission builds on and complements the scientific discoveries of other telescopes, including the Chandra X-ray Observatory, NASA’s flagship X-ray telescope. First light operations are ...

NASA launches new mission to explore universe’s most dramatic objects

Webb telescope to look for first light of cosmic dawn

Peering into deep space and billions of years back in time, the James Webb telescope promises to offer the clearest glimpse yet of the Universe's cosmic dawn, when the earliest galaxies began to form

Webb telescope to look for first light of cosmic dawn

NASA to launch test mission of asteroid-deflecting spacecraft

NASA has hired Elon Musk’s company SpaceX to launch DART aboard a Falcon 9 rocket at 10:20pm

Workers pressure wash the logo of NASA on the Vehicle Assembly Building before SpaceX will send two NASA astronauts to the International Space Station aboard its Falcon 9 rocket, at the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida, US on 19 May 2020.

US slams Russia for ‘irresponsible’ space missile test

Russia is increasingly flexing its muscles in space as it seeks to reassert global influence under the leadership of Vladimir Putin

In this file photo taken on 7 March 2011 this NASA handout image shows a close-up view of the International Space Station is featured in this image photographed by an STS-133 crew member on space shuttle Discovery after the station and shuttle began their post-undocking relative separation
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