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Jan 03, 2019
NASA's Juno spacecraft sends new images of volcanic plume on Jupiter's moon IoFour of Juno's cameras captured images of Jovian moon Io, the most volcanic body in our solar system.
Dec 14, 2018
NASA pinpoints the exact landing location of its newly launched Mars InSight landerOn November 26, InSight landed within a 130 km ellipse at Elysium Planitia on Mars.
Dec 12, 2018
NASA's OSIRIS-REx finds tiny asteroid Bennu rich in moisture, scattered with rocksScientists think Bennu is a leftover from the beginning of the solar system 4.5 billion years ago.
Dec 02, 2018
Soyuz rocket to launch space travellers to space station, weeks after mishapSoyuz MS-11 spacecraft at 5.31 pm will take off Baikonur spaceport in Kazakhstan on 3 December.
Nov 30, 2018
NASA spacecraft designed to bring samples from asteroid Bennu to Earth on courseThe NASA mission will help scientists investigate how planets formed and how life began.
Nov 23, 2018
NASA InSight's tiny sattelite companions gear up for their biggest test yet MondayThe CubeSats will be the first in deep space, relaying news of InSight’s plunge through Mars' atmosphere.
Nov 22, 2018
NASA's InSight spacecraft is on track for landing on Mars on 26 NovemberAbout 80 live viewing events will take place around the world to watch the InSight landing.
Oct 06, 2018
IAU names two lunar craters to honour NASA's Apollo 8 for its historic voyageApollo 8 spacecraft carried three astronauts into orbit around the moon for the first time in 1968.
Sep 29, 2018
Asteroid Ryugu's rubbly surface gets captured in close-ups by two jumping roversThe rovers, each about the size of a circular cookie tin, don’t have wheels but jump around the asteroid.
Sep 18, 2018
NASA's TESS sends back first images from its hunt for Earth-like planetsThis image captures a wealth of stars and other objects, including systems known to have exoplanets.