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Jun 22, 2018
Indian scientists led by Abhijit Chakraborty discover a sub-Saturn sized planetThe discovery of the planet was made using an indigenously-designed spectrograph PRL in Ahmedabad.
Jun 20, 2018
India’s first robotic telescope in Ladakh begins observing the deep skiesLocated at Indian Astronomical Observatory (IAO) in Ladakh it ‘s country’s first robotic telescope.
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 30, 2018
NASA discovers rare neutron star outside of Milky Way and releases a stunning image of itThe neutron star discovered using data from NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory is a rare variety that has both a low magnetic field and no stellar companion.
May 29, 2018
A unique telescope launched in South Africa on 25 May combines 'eyes and ears' to study the universeScientists on 25 May launched the world’s first optical telescope linked to a radio telescope, which combines “eyes and ears” to study the universe.
May 10, 2018
Scientists find a carbon-rich asteroid which may provide insights about the Sun's formationThe object likely formed in the asteroid belt between Mars and Jupiter and has been flung billions of kilometres from its origin to its current home in the Kuiper Belt.
May 08, 2018
Astronomers find an exoplanet with a cloud-free atmosphere that's larger than Jupiter and has Saturn's massThe spectrum of WASP-96b shows the complete fingerprint of sodium, which can only be observed for an atmosphere free of clouds,
Apr 19, 2018
SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket successfully launches NASA's exoplanet hunting orbital telescope TESSTESS is designed to build on the work of its predecessor, the Kepler space telescope, which discovered the bulk of some 3,700 exoplanets documented.
Apr 13, 2018
NASA to launch planet hunter TESS spacecraft probe on 16 April to seek signs of alien lifeIt will be the most extensive survey of its kind from orbit, with Tess, a galactic scout, combing the neighborhood as never before.
Apr 05, 2018
Astronomers use the Hubble Telescope to precisely measure distance of an Ancient Globular Star ClusterThis stellar assembly, a globular star cluster called "NGC 6397", is one of the closest such clusters to Earth.