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Tuesday June 27, 2017 @ 08:19:05 PM mt

NASA Celebrates International Asteroid Day with Special Broadcast



NASA will mark the worldwide observance of International Asteroid Day at noon EDT Friday, June 30, with a special television program featuring the agencys Planetary Defense Coordination Office and other projects working to find and study near-Earth objects (NEOs). The program will air on NASA Television and the agencys website.

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Tuesday June 27, 2017 @ 10:22:15 AM mt

As the Sun Rises NASA's Global Hawk is Being Prepared for Flight



Hot summer days in Southern Californias Antelope Valley force many aircraft operations to start early in the morning before the sun rises. On a back ramp at Armstrong Flight Research Center on Edwards Air Force Base, a NASA Global Hawk goes through testing of its communication components and satellite connection links in preparation for flight.

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Tuesday June 27, 2017 @ 06:15:33 AM mt

Artistic Impression: The Surface of TRAPPIST 1f



If you could stand on the surface of the newly discovered Earth-sized exoplanet TRAPPIST-1f, what would you see?


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Tuesday June 27, 2017 @ 03:39:57 AM mt

Mars Volcano Earth's Dinosaurs Went Extinct About the Same Time





A giant Martian volcano ended its activity about 50 million years ago, which happened to be around the same time dinosaurs went extinct on Earth.



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Tuesday June 27, 2017 @ 03:39:57 AM mt

Origami-inspired Robot Can Hitch a Ride with a Rover





JPL's PUFFER is a scout robot that can flatten itself to crawl into tight spaces.



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Tuesday June 27, 2017 @ 03:39:55 AM mt

New Movie Shows Cassini's First Dive over Saturn





A new movie sequence of images from NASA's Cassini shows the view as the spacecraft swooped over Saturn during its first Grand Finale dive on April 26.



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Tuesday June 27, 2017 @ 03:39:54 AM mt

Astronomers Find Planet Hotter Than Most Stars





A newly discovered Jupiter-like world is so hot, it's being vaporized by its own star.



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Tuesday June 27, 2017 @ 03:39:54 AM mt

NASA's Asteroid-Hunting Spacecraft a Discovery Machine





NASA's Near-Earth Object Wide-field Infrared Survey Explorer (NEOWISE) mission has released its third year of survey data of asteroid and comet discoveries.



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Tuesday June 27, 2017 @ 03:39:54 AM mt

Collapsing Star Gives Birth to a Black Hole





Astronomers have watched as a massive, dying star was likely reborn as a black hole.



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Tuesday June 27, 2017 @ 03:39:54 AM mt

NASA Discovers a New Mode of Ice Loss in Greenland





A NASA study finds during Greenland's two hottest summers on record, ice in Rink Glacier didn't just melt faster, it slid through the glacier's interior in a gigantic wave.



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