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Solar Flares Break Records In Largest Display Seen For Years

In the past 24 hours, several record-breaking X-class flares have erupted from the Sun’s surface. Solar flares are measured based …

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Brightest Black Hole Ever Discovered And It’s Eating Suns Every Day

Our understanding of the universe is about to be totally redefined: astronomers have unveiled the most luminous object ever detected—a …

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The Astronaut Chills In First Look At Sci-Fi Thriller

Space exploration’s dangers and perils have always been a thrilling area for directors – sci-fi background or not – to …

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Dead Star Glitches Key To Decoding Mysterious Deep Space Signals

The astronomical community is abuzz over a groundbreaking discovery spurred by NASA’s powerful X-ray telescopes, one shedding light on enigmatic …

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Asteroids Carrying Water On Surface Discovered For First Time

Asteroids in our Solar System have long been considered devoid of water due to the harsh conditions of space. However, …

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Galaxy That Shouldn’t Exist Shows Up In JWST Photo

Scientists are puzzled by a newly discovered dwarf galaxy found 98 million light years away from Earth that we’re now …

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Distant Universe Explosion Can Wipe Out Life On Earth

In the mood for a terrifying prospect? A groundbreaking study revealed a cosmic phenomenon capable of ending life on Earth—and …

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World Record For Time Spent In Space Smashed

Russian cosmonaut Oleg Kononenko recently broke a record that some might have speculated was unsurpassable: the nearly 900 days spent …

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Seeds Of Life Found On Asteroid In Space

Researchers have found “cometary organic matter” in samples from a near-Earth asteroid called Ryugu. The celestial body was visited by …

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The Moon Is Shrinking And Causing Dangerous Moonquakes

We normally don’t consider the moon a source of extraterrestrial danger. Comets—yes; but the lunar body—not so much. However, a …

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Colliding Galaxies Shine Bright In Radiant Space Photo

Hubble Space Telescope brought us some of the prettiest images of the final frontier, its beautiful gas clouds, various nebulae, …

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See Inflatable Space Station Blow Up On Purpose

Sierra Space, a leading player in the space exploration arena, deliberately blew up its first full-scale inflatable space station module …

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Private Lunar Lander Burns In Atmosphere

The Peregrine lunar lander, a privately developed spacecraft from Astrobotic Technology, met its demise on January 18 after lingering in …

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Star Trek Starfleet Symbol Shows Up On Mars

It looks like someone may have accidentally violated the Prime Directive. A very familiar Star Trek symbol was recently spotted …

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Strange Signal From Outside Our Galaxy Discovered By NASA

Close encounters with a sentient species beyond our solar system may be closer than we think or are prepared for. …

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Black Hole Birth Observed For The First Time Ever?

If an amateur astronomer ever comes running to you with a startling discovery, you should probably listen to them. This …

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Star Trek Moon Lander Is In Scary Trouble

Astrobotic’s ambitious lunar mission has encountered problems just hours after its historic liftoff from Cape Canaveral with a six-foot Peregrine …

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NASA Making History With Solar Probe Practically Touching The Sun

NASA’s Parker Solar Probe is set to make an incredibly fast, unprecedentedly close trip past the Sun late this year. …

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New Space Race Includes Battlegrounds For Key Points

Most people have never heard of Lagrange points, but they are the new battleground in an emerging space race between …

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Mars Volcanoes More Active Than We Imagined

A survey using advanced technology has unearthed surprising evidence of recently active Mars volcanoes, challenging the belief that the red …

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New Uranus Photos From NASA Are Out Of This World With Beauty

The James Webb Space Telescope has allowed us to see space and our solar system like never before, and its …

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NASA Streams First Deep Space Video Ever

NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) accomplished the unthinkable last week, and transmitted information into deep space in the form of …

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Solar Flare Hits Earth, One Of Largest Ever Recorded

A massive solar flare struck the Earth, disrupting radio signals and shocking scientists. The flare, which reached our little blue …

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NASA Experiment Shows Signs Of Life From One Planet’s Moon

The latest groundbreaking experiments from NASA have planned to identify signs of life in Saturn’s icy moon, known as Enceladus. …

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Why America Stopped Caring About Space Exploration

Talk to any scientist and they’ll tell you that the United States is suffering from a lack of vision. We’re …

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NASA Is Giving Up On Mars?

NASA has some pretty ambitious plans for Mars in the near future, but the space agency’s recent decision to cut …

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NASA Destroying International Space Station For $1 Billion?

For almost 25 years, the International Space Station (ISS) has stood as a symbol of global unity in the realm …

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NASA Apologizes For Jupiter Colonization Message

Have you ever looked up at the stars and dreamed of visiting the planets in our Solar System? Well, the …

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Wooden Satellite Launching Into Space Next Year?

Sustainability isn’t just for those of us with our feet firmly planted on Earth anymore. According to Live Science, NASA …

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First Astronaut To Orbit The Moon Dead At 95

Frank Borman, NASA’s oldest living astronaut and a pivotal figure in the early years of American space exploration, passed away …

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