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What is the asteroid belt?

What is the asteroid belt?

Artist concept of the asteroid belt. Credit: NASA In the 18th century, observations made of all the known planets (Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter and Saturn) led astronomers to discern a pattern in their orbits. Eventually, this led to the ..., 3 days ago
India Today

Rahul Gandhi may be finding his feet in national politics, but it's a long journey still

Having won a battle of wits over the land bill, the Congress vice-president may be finding his feet in national politics. but it's a long journey still More confident, Rahul Gandhi is now more comfortable with extempore speeches-a la Narendra ...
 India Today2 weeks ago
Weekly Times Now

The other Earth 2.0 candidates

Source: NewsCorp Source: Supplied Thirty-one planets: Not too hot, not too cold. Theyre just right. They orbit distant suns — but not too distant to see. Is one of them Earth 2.0? CHANCES are, it's out there: Probably many, many ...
 Weekly Times Now1 month ago Closest weve come to Earth 2.0  Brisbane Courier-Mail1 month ago The search for Earth 2.0  Perth Now1 month ago Inside the search for Earth 2.0 month ago

Looking at the shades of planets

The colourful world around us seems to lose luster in the night; the bright red roses fail to attract us even in the bright full moonlit night. What we perceive as colour is directed by the physiological responses of the rods and cones in our eye.
 Deccan Herald1 month ago

Space cowboys: Geniusesspill universe's biggest secrets

Text smaller Text bigger The flags of Saudi Arabia and Saudi Aramco fly side-by-side (Photo by Anthony C. LoBaido) ( Editor's note: In 2014, journalist Anthony C. LoBaido traveled to Saudi Arabia and other nations in the region. During this ...
 WorldNetDaily1 month ago
Miami Herald

Done with Pluto, New Horizons will drift in endless sea of space

The New Horizons spacecraft did what it was meant to do. It explored the unexplored dwarf planet Pluto. So, now what? A year from now, New Horizons will join four other unmanned spacecraft speeding out of our solar system: Pioneer 10 , Pioneer ...
 Miami Herald1 month ago NASA probe finally on Pluto's doorstep  Spaceflight Now1 month ago 3 days until NASA space probe New Horizons reaches Pluto  Digital Journal1 month ago

Finished exploring Pluto, spacecraft set adrift

Nation July 16, 2015 Photo: Brendan Smialowski, AFP / NASA and project staff celebrate as telemetry is received from the New Horizons probe at the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory. WASHINGTON — The New Horizons ...
 San Francisco Chronicle.com1 month ago

NASA's New Horizons Phones Home Safe after Pluto Flyby

The call everyone was waiting for is in. NASA's New Horizons spacecraft phoned home just before 9 p.m. EDT Tuesday to tell the mission team and the world it had accomplished the historic first-ever flyby of Pluto. "I know today we've inspired a ...
 Noodls1 month ago NASA Pluto New Horizons July 13 Media Briefing Time Change  Noodls1 month ago
Real Business

Using sci-fi to lure talent to UK space sector one dominated by satellites and manufacturing

In a space industry less focussed on the glamour and "fireworks" of manned missions across the universe, it's high time to attract talent through the art of story telling more specifically through the use of science fiction. War of the Worlds ...
 Real Business1 month ago

How did we get to Pluto so fast?

By Maddie Stone, Gawker Media On July 14th, the New Horizons spacecraft will make history when it sails past Pluto, formerly known as the ninth planet. Even more incredible is how fast we got there. The spacecraft traveled 3 billion miles in nine ...
 Economic Times1 month ago
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