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Astronomy / Space Science - 20.08.2019
Thomas Pesquet on a new underwater lunar adventure
Thomas Pesquet on a new underwater lunar adventure
Over the next two weeks ESA astronaut Thomas Pesquet, NASA astronaut Drew Feustel and Japanese astronaut Norishige Kanai will take part in a new NASA Extreme Environment Mission Operations (NEEMO) mi

Astronomy / Space Science - Administration - 16.08.2019

Astronomy / Space Science - Physics - 15.08.2019
Scientists to create 3-D map of ten million galaxies in the universe
Scientists to create 3-D map of ten million galaxies in the universe
Sussex scientists to create 3-D map of ten million galaxies in the universe Physicists at the University of Sussex will be part of a global team of scientists creating a three-dimensional map of ten million galaxies neighbouring our own.

Astronomy / Space Science - Event - 15.08.2019

Astronomy / Space Science - 12.08.2019
NASA’s Parker Solar Probe, one year after historic launch | University of Chicago News
Prof. Eugene Parker had never seen a NASA launch in person until Aug. 12, 2018-when a spacecraft honoring the pioneering University of Chicago astrophysicist blazed through the predawn skies , beginning its ambitious mission to the sun.

Astronomy / Space Science - Environment - 12.08.2019
Eugene Parker on first year of namesake NASA mission: ’it’s pretty exciting stuff’
Prof. Eugene Parker had never seen a NASA launch in person until Aug. 12, 2018-when a spacecraft honoring the pioneering University of Chicago astrophysicist blazed through the predawn skies , beginning its ambitious mission to the sun. Six decades after Parker wrote a groundbreaking paper that shaped how we view the solar system, the launch of Parker Solar Probe was not only historic but also emotional for the 92-year-old scientist.

Astronomy / Space Science - Environment - 08.08.2019
Jupiter's annual portrait is a beaut
Jupiter’s annual portrait is a beaut
Just as families record the changing faces of their kids as they grow older, the Hubble Space Telescope each year captures the changing faces of the solar system's four colorful gas-giant planets.

Astronomy / Space Science - Materials Science - 08.08.2019
Dark meets light on Mars
Dark meets light on Mars
ESA's Mars Express has captured the cosmic contrast of Terra Cimmeria, a region in the southern highlands of Mars marked by impact craters, water-carved valleys, and sand and dust in numerous chocolate and caramel hues.

Astronomy / Space Science - 08.08.2019

Astronomy / Space Science - Computer Science / Telecom - 07.08.2019
White House honors two UChicago scientists for innovative research
Two University of Chicago faculty members have been awarded the Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers , the highest honor bestowed by the U.S. government to scholars who show exceptional promise for leadership in science and technology.

Astronomy / Space Science - 07.08.2019
Revealing quasars’ true colours
Our astronomers have identified a rare moment in the life of some of the universe's most energetic objects.

Astronomy / Space Science - Innovation / Technology - 06.08.2019

Physics - Astronomy / Space Science - 06.08.2019

Astronomy / Space Science - 02.08.2019
Asteroid's surprise close approach illustrates need for more eyes on the sky
Asteroid’s surprise close approach illustrates need for more eyes on the sky
On 25 July, a 100 m-wide asteroid dubbed '2019 OK' flew by Earth, coming within 65 000 km of our planet's surface during its closest approach. ESA observed the asteroid just before its flyby, by requesting two separate telescopes in the International Scientific Optical Network (ISON) take images of the space rock.

Astronomy / Space Science - 01.08.2019
Space data relay system shows its speed
Space data relay system shows its speed
A satellite network that can zoom in on ships at sea and check for oil spills in almost real time has demonstrated its capabilities at a high-level international event in Brussels.

Astronomy / Space Science - Innovation / Technology - 30.07.2019

Astronomy / Space Science - 29.07.2019
Cheops passes final review before shipment to launch site
Cheops passes final review before shipment to launch site
The Characterising Exoplanet Satellite, Cheops, has successfully passed the final analysis review for its launch on a Soyuz rocket from Europe's Spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana.

Astronomy / Space Science - Innovation / Technology - 26.07.2019

Astronomy / Space Science - Innovation / Technology - 26.07.2019
Satellite-connected tags set to boost marine conservation
Satellite-connected tags set to boost marine conservation
Four tiger sharks have been tagged with a new device that will help conservationists to conduct detailed analysis of their migrations over years.

Astronomy / Space Science - 25.07.2019
Europe prepares for Mars courier
Europe prepares for Mars courier
The first round-trip to the Red Planet will see a European orbiter bringing martian samples back to Earth.

Astronomy / Space Science - 24.07.2019

Astronomy / Space Science - Chemistry - 19.07.2019
When the moon came to Bristol
When the moon came to Bristol
The Apollo 11 mission landed on the Moon on July 20, 1969, enabling the first man to walk on its surface the next day - 21 July.

Physics - Astronomy / Space Science - 18.07.2019

Business / Economics - Astronomy / Space Science - 18.07.2019

Astronomy / Space Science - 18.07.2019

Law / Forensics - Astronomy / Space Science - 17.07.2019

Astronomy / Space Science - Physics - 17.07.2019

Astronomy / Space Science - Innovation / Technology - 17.07.2019
CMU To Send Mini-Time Capsule of Humankind to the Moon
Project director says artifact will link discoverer to complexities of a distant era As the moon landing's 50th anniversary prompts reflections on the past and future, the designers of a cultural marker for the moon have their sights set on the next 1,000 years and beyond.

Astronomy / Space Science - Microtechnics - 17.07.2019
Famed CMU Roboticists Help Shape Future of Space Exploration
David Wettergreen found himself in the Nevada desert a few weeks ago with a group of his students and a machine named Zoë.

Astronomy / Space Science - Microtechnics - 16.07.2019

Physics - Astronomy / Space Science - 16.07.2019
UW lab gears up for another Antarctic drilling campaign
With news that the National Science Foundation (NSF) and international partners will support an upgrade to the IceCube neutrino detector at the South Pole, the UW-Madison lab that built the novel drill used to bore mile-deep holes in the Antarctic ice is gearing up for another drilling campaign.

Astronomy / Space Science - Physics - 16.07.2019
IceCube: Antarctic neutrino detector to get $37 million upgrade
The IceCube Neutrino Observatory is located at NSF's Amundsen-Scott South Pole Station. Management and operation of the observatory is through the Wisconsin IceCube Particle Astrophysics Center at UW-Madison.

Astronomy / Space Science - Mechanical Engineering - 15.07.2019
Being an intern in the Apollo program
From chasing toxic clouds to developing rocket fuels for Mars, Brian Cantwell shares stories of his time working on space exploration technologies - starting with an internship with the Apollo program.

Astronomy / Space Science - Electroengineering - 12.07.2019
The next giant leap in space exploration
NASA wants to return humans to the moon by 2024. A University of Miami engineering graduate is part of a team that will help get them there.

Astronomy / Space Science - Environment - 10.07.2019
Cells synchronize to release toxins in unison
Observations of cellular life in a local marsh lead researchers to the discovery of a new type of intercellular communication. Crouching in the boot-sucking mud of the Baylands Nature Preserve in Palo Alto, Manu Prakash , associate professor of bioengineering at Stanford University, peered through his Foldscope - a $1.75 origami microscope of his own invention - scrutinizing the inhabitants of the marsh's brackish waters.

Astronomy / Space Science - Physics - 09.07.2019
Four Berkeley satellites could be exploring Mars and Earth by 2022
An artist's depiction of the twin TRACERS satellites that will monitor solar wind particles impinging on Earth's magnetosphere.

Astronomy / Space Science - Physics - 08.07.2019
Preparing science Beyond Earth
Preparing science Beyond Earth
The next astronauts to join the International Space Station are on their marks for their launch to Earth's orbit on 20 July, a date that also commemorates the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon landing.

Astronomy / Space Science - Environment - 08.07.2019

Astronomy / Space Science - Computer Science / Telecom - 08.07.2019
3 Sky Surveys Completed in Preparation for Dark Energy Spectroscopic Instrument
3 Sky Surveys Completed in Preparation for Dark Energy Spectroscopic Instrument
It took three sky surveys - conducted at telescopes in two continents, covering one-third of the visible sky, and requiring almost 1,000 observing nights - to prepare for a new project that will creat

Astronomy / Space Science - Physics - 05.07.2019

Astronomy / Space Science - 05.07.2019

Astronomy / Space Science - 05.07.2019

Astronomy / Space Science - Earth Sciences - 04.07.2019
Dust storms swirl at the north pole of Mars
Dust storms swirl at the north pole of Mars
ESA's Mars Express has been keeping an eye on local and regional dust storms brewing at the north pole of the Red Planet over the last month, watching as they disperse towards the equator.

Astronomy / Space Science - Computer Science / Telecom - 04.07.2019
Jumping space robot 'flies' like a spacecraft
Jumping space robot ’flies’ like a spacecraft
Astronauts on the Moon found themselves hopping around, rather than simply walking. Switzerland's SpaceBok planetary exploration robot has followed their example, launching all four legs off the ground during tests at ESA's technical heart.

Astronomy / Space Science - Microtechnics - 03.07.2019

Astronomy / Space Science - Environment - 02.07.2019
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