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Nov 19, 2017
NASA's Juno spacecraft captures stunning image of massive storm raging in the northern hemisphere of JupiterThe colour-enhanced images shows a storm rotating counter-clockwise with a wide range of cloud altitudes.
Nov 13, 2017
Jupiter to pass Venus in a low but close conjunction on early morning of 13 NovemberVenus will be 152 million miles (246 million km) from us, while Jupiter is nearly four times farther away, at 594 million miles, the portal said.
Nov 10, 2017
NASA releases image of the Jovian southern hemisphere captured by the Juno spacecraftThe image was taken on 24 October, as Juno performed its ninth close flyby of Jupiter.
Nov 04, 2017
NASA's Juno Spacecrafts sucessfully performs its eighth science flyby over Jupiter's cloud topsDue to solar conjunction on Jupiter, the confirmation was delayed by several days and data returned only on 31 October.
Nov 01, 2017
Astronomers discover unusually large gas giant that challenges the conventional theories of planet formationThe exoplanet is about 600 light years away, has been given the designation of NTGS-1b, and belongs to a category of stars known as Hot Jupiters.
Oct 27, 2017
NASA's Hubble space telescope spots snowfall of sunscreen in blistering "Hot Jupiter" exoplanetThese Hubble observations are the first detections of this "snow-out" process, called a "cold trap," on an exoplanet, researchers said.
Sep 14, 2017
Hubble observes exoplanet so dark that it absorbs 94 percent of the visible starlight that falls on itThe planet is known as WASP-12b and is about 1,400 light years away in the constellation of Auriga.
Sep 14, 2017
Astronomers detect titanium oxide in the atmosphere of exoplanet WASP-19bThe exoplanet WASP-19b, which is about the same mass as Jupiter, is so close to its parent star that it completes an orbit in just 19 hours.
Sep 06, 2017
Astronomers identify second fastest pulsar 5,700 light-years awayThe pulsar contains about 1.4 times the Sun's mass and is orbited every 6.4 hours by a companion star.
Aug 09, 2017
Tiger Woods expected to enter first-time DUI offender program to resolve charges filed against himPolice had found Woods stopped on the side of a Palm Beach-area road in his Mercedes-Benz at about 3 a.m. on 29 May 2017.