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Revealed! How the moon got its mysterious 'tattoos'

Revealed! How the moon got its mysterious 'tattoos'

30 Apr 2016

Washington: New NASA research has given new clues to how the moon got its mysterious 'tattoos' –  swirling patterns of light and dark found at over a hundred locations across the lunar surface.

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Dwarf planet 'Makemake' has its own moon!

Dwarf planet 'Makemake' has its own moon!

27 Apr 2016

Washington: NASA's Hubble Space Telescope has spotted a small, dark moon orbiting Makemake, the second brightest icy dwarf planet in the Kuiper Belt.

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<strong>NASA</strong> probe observes moon Phobos in new light

NASA probe observes moon Phobos in new light

01 Mar 2016

Washington: NASA scientists are closer to solving the mystery of how Mars' moon Phobos was formed. In late November and early December 2015, NASA's Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution (MAVEN) mission made a series of close approaches to the Martian moon Phobos, collecting data from within 500 kms of the moon.

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New <strong>NASA</strong> Mars mission postponed due to technical difficulties

New NASA Mars mission postponed due to technical difficulties

11 Mar 2016

Washington: NASA's InSight mission to study the deep interior of Mars is targeting a new launch window that begins May 5 2018, with a landing scheduled for November 26 that year.

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<strong>NASA</strong> explorer decodes interstellar magnetic field

NASA explorer decodes interstellar magnetic field

28 Feb 2016

Washington: What is out there at the edge of our solar system? Scientists using data from NASA's Interstellar Boundary Explorer (IBEX) have pinned down an interstellar magnetic field which lies at the very edge of the giant magnetic bubble surrounding our solar system called the heliosphere.

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Frozen ocean caused Pluto's moon to stretch like 'Hulk': <strong>NASA</strong>

Frozen ocean caused Pluto's moon to stretch like 'Hulk': NASA

22 Feb 2016

Washington: Pluto's largest moon Charon once had a subsurface ocean which has frozen long ago and expanded, pushing and stretching the natural satellite's surface like 'Hulk' while causing massive fractures, a new NASA image has shown.

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<strong>NASA</strong> spacecraft spots 'floating' hills on Pluto

NASA spacecraft spots 'floating' hills on Pluto

06 Feb 2016

Washington: NASA's New Horizons spacecraft has captured images of frozen nitrogen glaciers on Pluto carrying numerous 'floating' hills that may be fragments of water ice, giving an insight into the dwarf planet's fascinating and abundant geological activity.

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<strong>NASA</strong> looks for high-tech airships

NASA looks for high-tech airships

03 Jan 2015

Washington: NASA has called for designs of an airship that can fly at altitudes higher than the current 65,000-foot limit for weather balloons and for longer than the existing ones.

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NASA's 'flying' telescope begins studying asteroids, galaxies

NASA's 'flying' telescope begins studying asteroids, galaxies

23 Feb 2016

Washington: NASA's 'flying' telescope aboard a highly modified Boeing 747SP jetliner has begun its fourth series of science flights to study planets, asteroids and nearby galaxies.

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<strong>NASA</strong> creates a video to understand Sun's magnetic field

NASA creates a video to understand Sun's magnetic field

01 Feb 2016

Washington: NASA has created a video to 'see' and understand the Sun's invisible magnetic field, that may be crucial for future deep space travel, by combining real time observations and computer simulations to analyse how plasma courses through its corona.

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