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SES-14 Integrates Nasa Ultraviolet Space Spectrograph

May 23, 2017 – SES today announced the successful integration of NASA’s Global-Scale Observations of the Limb and Disk (GOLD) hosted payload with SES-14. GOLD will employ an ultraviolet imaging spectrograph to measure densities and temperatures in the Earth’s thermosphere…

May 22, 2017

Joint UTSA-SwRI Study Shows How Radioactive Decay Could Support Extraterrestrial Life May 22, 2017 – In the icy bodies around our solar system, radiation emitted from rocky cores could break up water molecules and support hydrogen-eating microbes. To address this…

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…