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Jun 04, 2018
Astronomers are eager to study gas giant exoplanet Wasp-127b, which is thought to be filled with metals, and maybe even water: ReportAccording to a team of astronomers in the University of Cambridge and IAC, in Spain, the exoplanet, WASP-127b has shown possible signs of Water.
May 15, 2018
Jupiter's moon Europa has become a prime candidate in the search for life beyond EarthArray
Mar 08, 2018
Juno probe reveals that Jupiter's weather layer contains more than three Earth-masses of matterThe findings will improve understanding of Jupiter's interior structure, core mass and, eventually, its origin
Feb 09, 2018
NASA's Juno spacecraft successfully completes its 10th science orbit of Jupiter's atmosphereDuring its mission of exploration, Juno soars low over the planet's cloud tops — as close as about 3,400 kilometres.
Jan 02, 2018
Scientists discover four new 'hot Jupiter' exoplanets orbiting dwarf starsUsing telescopes of the Hungarian-made Automated Telescope Network-South (HATSouth) Exoplanet Survey, the team observed four G-type dwarf stars known as HATS-50, HATS-51, HATS-52 and HATS-53.
Dec 30, 2017
Year in review: A comprehensive guide to everything that happened in the fields of space and astronomy in 20172017 was a great year for anyone interested in space and astronomy featuring several groundbreaking discoveries and heart-wrenching goodbyes
Dec 19, 2017
Jupiter's equatorial jet streams have been found to be similar to those on Earth: NASAThe new study combines modelling of Jupiter's atmosphere with detailed observations made over the course of five years.
Dec 12, 2017
Jupiter’s Great Red Spot penetrates 300 km into the planet’s atmosphere, says NASAThe science instrument responsible for this in-depth revelation was Juno's Microwave Radiometer (MWR).
Dec 05, 2017
Europa may have tectonic plates similar to Earth, increasing the chances of the Jovian moon harbouring lifeThe findings bolster earlier studies of Europa's surface geology that found regions where the moon's ice shell looks to be expanding like Earth.
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.