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Using Microbes To Make Martian Rocket BioFuel on Mars

A new study outlines a biotechnology process to produce rocket fuel on red planet. Researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology have developed a concept...

Hubble Captures Brilliant Cosmic Fireworks

By ESA/Hubble November 1, 2021 Galaxy NGC 6984, an elegant spiral galaxy in the constellation Indus roughly 200 million light-years away from Earth, captured by the...

Searching for Dark Matter With a Detector Larger Than We Can...

Illustration showing gamma-rays from a neutron star. Credit: NASA Using Neutron Stars To Detect Dark Matter The search for dark matter may need a detector larger...

Active Sun Unleashes Powerful X-Class Solar Flare [Video]

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TpfkBkgs9JA Brighter than a shimmering ghost, faster than the flick of a black cat’s tail, the Sun cast a spell in our direction, just in...

Astronomers May Have Discovered the First Extragalactic Planet

Astronomers have found evidence for a possible planet candidate in the M51 (“Whirlpool”) galaxy, representing what could be the first planet detected outside of...

Hear and Feel BepiColombo Spacecraft’s First Tastes of Mercury Science

Artist impression of BepiColombo flying by Mercury. The spacecraft makes nine gravity assist maneuvers (one of Earth, two of Venus and six of Mercury)...

NASA Delays SpaceX Crew-3 Launch to the International Space Station

The SpaceX Crew Dragon Endeavour is pictured during its approach to the International Space Station on April 24, 2021. Credit: NASA NASA and SpaceX now...

NASA Studying the Edge of the Sun’s Magnetic Bubble

An illustration of the heliosphere being pelted with cosmic rays from outside our solar system. Credit: NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center/Conceptual Image Lab Our corner...

Are We Alone in the Universe? NASA Calls for New Scientific...

This artist’s concept allows us to imagine what it would be like to stand on the surface of the exoplanet TRAPPIST-1f, located in the...

Hubble Watches a Cosmic Bat Shadow “Flapping”

This image shows only the feature which was nicknamed the Bat Shadow. It is the shadow of a protoplanetary disc orbiting the star in...