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Nov 04, 2017
NASA and ESA spot Comet 69P, also known as Machholz, in the most comprehensive parallel observation yetIt is extremely rare for comets to be seen simultaneously from two different locations in space.
Oct 27, 2017
The solar system is being visited by a small asteroid or comet from elsewhere in the GalaxyIt appears that the object traveled to the solar system from the direction of the constellation of Lyra
Oct 01, 2017
NASA's Hubble Space Telescope captures image of the farthest active inbound cometThese observations represent the earliest signs of activity ever seen from a comet entering the solar system's planetary zone for the first time.
Sep 21, 2017
NASA's Hubble Space Telescope finds binary pair of asteroids with a comet like tailThe object is the first known binary asteroid that is also classified as a main-belt comet.
Sep 21, 2017
Hubble spots strange binary asteroids orbiting each other with comet-like featuresUsing NASA's Hubble Space Telescope, an international team of astronomers has found that an unusual object in the asteroid belt is, in fact, two asteroids orbiting each other that have comet-like features.
Sep 06, 2017
Slain Bengaluru journalist Gauri Lankesh remembered by close friend as glue that held everyone togetherWhat do I write about Gauri Lankesh? That she was one of most genuine, kind-hearted, sincere, loving and forthright journalists? That I cannot accept she has gone to a better place (undoubtedly)?
Aug 19, 2017
Researchers forecast view of solar eclipse before the event using supercomputersUsing supercomputers, researchers have forecast how the corona of the sun will look during the upcoming total solar eclipse on 21 August.
Apr 11, 2017
NASA data reveals presence of metal atoms in Mars atmosphereMars has electrically charged metal atoms high in its atmosphere, according to new data from NASA's MAVEN spacecraft which can unveil previously invisible activity in the mysterious electrically charged ionosphere of the red planet.
Apr 01, 2017
The April Fool's Day comet will make its closest approach to Earth in over a century: NasaThis is no joke. A comet, being playfully called the April Fool's Day comet, is set to make its closest approach to Earth in more than a century, says Nasa
Jan 02, 2017
Nasa's Neowise mission discovers a comet that may be visible from the first week of 2017The comet is likely to be visible with a pair of binoculars, but scientists cannot be sure as the brightness of a comet is notoriously hard to estimate.