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This solar power station could provide clean energy for lunar operations

The butterfly-inspired Greater Earth Lunar Power Station could beam power to lunar bases.

Astronomers have found an exoplanet that can match Venus’ shininess

Cheops shows scorching exoplanet acts like a mirror.

Burning iron powder in zero gravity

Metal fuel for carbon-free energy on Earth… and the Moon.

Webb maps surprisingly large plume jetting from Saturn’s moon Enceladus

A water vapour plume from Saturn’s moon Enceladus spanning more than 9600 kilometres — long enough to stretch across the Eurasian continent from Ireland...

Best evidence yet for the presence of a rare class of intermediate-sized black holes

Hubble hunts for intermediate-sized black hole close to home.

The warm dust around a nearby young star, Fomalhaut

Astronomers used the NASA/ESA/CSA James Webb Space Telescope to image the warm dust around a nearby young star, Fomalhaut, in order to study the...

Astronomers uncovered a closely bound duo of energetic quasars

Astronomers using an array of ground- and space-based telescopes, including Gemini North on Hawai‘i, have uncovered a closely bound duo of energetic quasars —...

NASA’S JWST measures the temperature of a rocky exoplanet

An international team of researchers has used the NASA/ESA/CSA James Webb Space Telescope to measure the temperature of the rocky exoplanet TRAPPIST-1 b. The...

Webb spotted silicate cloud features in a remote planet’s atmosphere

Researchers observing with the NASA/ESA/CSA James Webb Space Telescope have pinpointed silicate cloud features in a distant planet’s atmosphere. The atmosphere is constantly rising,...

Webb captures rarely seen prelude to a supernova

A Wolf-Rayet star is a rare prelude to the famous final act of a massive star: the supernova. As one of its first observations...

Webb offers first look at star formation, gas, and dust in nearby galaxies

Researchers using the NASA/ESA/CSA James Webb Space Telescope are getting their first look at star formation, gas, and dust in nearby galaxies with unprecedented...

Webb revealed once-hidden features of the protostar

Webb’s NIRCam Instrument Shows the Beginning of Protostar Evolution

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