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NASA

World’s first full-scale planetary defense test against potential asteroid impacts

A giant asteroid's impact is considered the likely cause of the mass extinction of the dinosaurs almost 66 million years ago. While there is no...

Study deepens mystery behind Mars’ dry climate

On Earth, many forces have combined to keep the conditions remarkably stable for millions of years. But other planets may not be so lucky....

A young pulsar is blazing through our galaxy at a speed of over a million miles per hour

It is one of the fastest objects of its kind ever seen.

Greenland’s fjords harbor a unique group of polar bears

This group of polar bears has been isolated for several hundred years from their Arctic counterparts.

For the past 4 months, Perseverance has had an unexpected traveling companion

How do you choose a rock on Mars? Sometimes you don’t— it chooses you.

NASA captured a pair of colliding galaxy clusters

Colossal collisions are linked to solar system science.

NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope sustained 1st micrometeoroid impacts

The telescope is still performing well.

NASA says Hii to our neighbor in space

Hi-diddly-ho, neighborino!

A hidden spiral galaxy spotted hiding behind our Milky Way

It is roughly 50,000 light-years across and billions of years old.

Don’t miss Mars-Jupiter Conjunction on May 29

Get outside before sunrise on May 29 and see them.

Hubble captures the turbulent galactic dance

The twosome – collectively known as Arp 94

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