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Hew Horizons still on course for Pluto

NASA’s New Horizons probe is still hurtling towards Pluto at a speed of 1 million miles a day. Launched in 2006 the spacecraft is the first to be sent…

Juno photographs the "pale blue dot"

NASA’s Juno spacecraft has taken a photograph of the Earth from six million miles away. The team behind Juno took the picture to help test its systems…

Frothy Magnetic Bubbles at The Edge of Our Solar System

It sounds kind of delicious the way they describe it but NASA has discovered a mysterious cluster of “frothy magnetic bubbles” at the edge of our solar system. Discovered by probes Voyager 1 and Voyager 2 the bubbles are in the ‘foam zone” or heliosheath. Scientists now have a few theories on what the bubbles [...]

Deep Impact flies by small comet

The Deep Impact spacecraft flew by a small comet on Thursday some 13 million miles from Earth. Its only the fifth time the core of a comet has been vi…