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May 19, 2017

NASA’s Juno Spacecraft Completes Fifth Science Pass Of Jupiter May 19, 2017 – NASA’s Juno mission accomplished a close flyby of Jupiter on May 19, successfully completing its fifth science orbit. All of Juno’s science instruments and the spacecraft’s JunoCam…

May 18, 2017

Hubble Spots Moon Around Third Largest Dwarf Planet May 18, 2017 – The combined power of three space observatories, including NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope, has helped astronomers uncover a moon orbiting the third largest dwarf planet, catalogued as 2007 OR10.…

May 17, 2017

NASA’s Van Allen Probes Spot Man-Made Barrier Shrouding Earth May 17, 2017 – Humans have long been shaping Earth’s landscape, but now scientists know we can shape our near-space environment as well. A certain type of communications—very low frequency, or…

May 16, 2017

Orion Processing Continues At Kennedy Space Center For First Flight With SLS May 16, 2017 – Work continues to prepare NASA’s Orion crew module for its first integrated flight atop the Space Launch System rocket. The crew module was moved…

May 15, 2017

Media Invited To View Ground Test Of Orion Launch Abort Motor May 15, 2017 – On June 15, NASA, Lockheed Martin and Orbital ATK will conduct the first of three qualification ground tests of the launch abort motor that will…

May 12, 2017

Supercomputer Can Shed Light On Sunspot Formation May 12, 2017 – The SPOTSIM project, which studies the formation of sunspots, has been awarded competed time on the Mare Nostrum supercomputer in Spain. The awarded resources amount to 20 million CPU…

May 11, 2017

CU Boulder, Harris Join Forces To Boost Research In Space Antennas, Radar, Universal Exploration May 11, 2017 – The University of Colorado Boulder and Harris Corporation have announced a new master research agreement. The agreement solidifies the relationship between Harris…