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Aug 26, 2011
A diamond planet?Astronomers have discovered a planet in our universe that is up to five times the size of Earth and is made almost entirely of diamond.The team, which have reported their findings in the journal Science, think that the 'diamond planet' is all that remains of a once-massive star, most of whose matter was siphoned off towards the pulsar it is orbiting.
Jul 21, 2011
Pluto’s Fourth Moon DiscoveredDiscoveries continue as NASA discovered a fourth moon revolving around the icy planet, Pluto. The fourth moon, named P4 for now was discovered by the Hubble space telescope.
Jul 18, 2011
NASA’s Dawn Spacecraft Now Orbiting an AsteroidNASA has been sending crafts into space for a while now, but for the first time ever, they have a craft orbiting an asteroid in the asteroid belt that lies between Mars and Jupiter.
Apr 04, 2011
Kepler's Telescope Locates 1,235 Alien PlanetsKepler's telescope locates around 1,235 alien planet candidates