Space Exploration

NASA Spacecraft in Earth’s Orbit, Preparing to Study Magnetic Reconnection

NASA: Solar System Exploration News - Fri, 2015-03-13 12:20
Following a successful launch at 10:44 p.m. EDT Thursday, NASA’s four Magnetospheric Multiscale (MMS) spacecraft are positioned in Earth’s orbit to begin the first space mission dedicated to the study of a phenomenon called magnetic reconnection. This process is thought to be the catalyst for some of the most powerful explosions in our solar sy
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NASA’s Hubble Observations Suggest Underground Ocean on Jupiter's Largest Moon

NASA: Solar System Exploration News - Thu, 2015-03-12 12:20
NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope has the best evidence yet for an underground saltwater ocean on Ganymede, Jupiter’s largest moon. The subterranean ocean is thought to have more water than all the water on Earth's surface.
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NASA Invites Public to March Hubble 25th Anniversary Events

NASA: Universe News - Fri, 2015-03-06 13:26
NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope celebrates 25 years of science this April 2015 with a variety of events open to the public.
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