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Environment - Astronomy / Space Science - 19.05.2021
EPFL works to address debris collision risk
EPFL works to address debris collision risk
Space debris threatens human safety in space and puts at risk critical space-based infrastructure that supports services such as the internet, global navigation and climate monitoring.

Astronomy / Space Science - 19.05.2021
Real-time satellite system to monitor global reef bleaching
Real-time satellite system to monitor global reef bleaching
In a world first, a satellite-based global coral reef bleaching monitoring system will scan the Earth's oceans for coral-killing bleaching events in real-time.

Astronomy / Space Science - Physics - 18.05.2021
Successful launch of Dark Energy Spectroscopic Instrument, its 'eyes' designed by U-M researchers
Successful launch of Dark Energy Spectroscopic Instrument, its ’eyes’ designed by U-M researchers
A five-year quest to map the universe and unravel the mysteries of "dark energy” is beginning officially today, and University of Michigan researchers were instrumental in the project's development. The Dark Energy Spectroscopic Instrument, or DESI, is an international collaboration under the aegis of the Department of Energy's Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory with primary funding from DOE's Office of Science.

Astronomy / Space Science - 18.05.2021

Astronomy / Space Science - Physics - 18.05.2021
Successful start of Dark Energy Spectroscopic Instrument, its 'eyes' designed by U-M researchers
Successful start of Dark Energy Spectroscopic Instrument, its ’eyes’ designed by U-M researchers
A five-year quest to map the universe and unravel the mysteries of "dark energy” is beginning officially today, and University of Michigan researchers were instrumental in the project's development. The Dark Energy Spectroscopic Instrument, or DESI, is an international collaboration under the aegis of the Department of Energy's Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory with primary funding from DOE's Office of Science.

Astronomy / Space Science - 17.05.2021

Astronomy / Space Science - Event - 17.05.2021

Environment - Astronomy / Space Science - 14.05.2021
Experts highlight advanced satellite data as vital tool in tackling climate change as countdown to COP26 continues
Experts highlight advanced satellite data as vital tool in tackling climate change as countdown to COP26 continues
Earth observation satellites provide the most comprehensive real-time check on the health of the planet and are playing a crucial role in the fight against global heating now and increasingly in future, according to leading climate scientists.

Pedagogy - Astronomy / Space Science - 13.05.2021

Astronomy / Space Science - Economics / Business - 13.05.2021

Astronomy / Space Science - 11.05.2021
How giant radio telescopes will tell us more about black holes
How giant radio telescopes will tell us more about black holes
Dr Leah Morabito, in our Centre for Extragalactic Astronomy, is a leading figure in two international radio telescope projects that will help us see more of the universe and give us new insight into distant galaxies and black holes.

Astronomy / Space Science - Campus - 11.05.2021

Astronomy / Space Science - Campus - 10.05.2021

Astronomy / Space Science - Physics - 10.05.2021

Astronomy / Space Science - Research Management - 09.05.2021

Astronomy / Space Science - Computer Science - 07.05.2021
CMU Leaves Marks on Mars
Carnegie Mellon University Wheels tested at CMU are driven on red planet Wearing 3D glasses and sitting at the flight operations console in Pasadena, California, Carnegie Mellon University graduate Va

Astronomy / Space Science - 05.05.2021

Campus - Astronomy / Space Science - 05.05.2021

Astronomy / Space Science - Campus - 03.05.2021

Astronomy / Space Science - Environment - 29.04.2021
Bethany Ehlmann Testifies about the Mars Rover to a U.S. House Subcommittee
Bethany Ehlmann , professor of planetary science and associate director of the Keck Institute for Space Studies at Caltech, testified before a U.S. House of Representatives subcommittee

Physics - Astronomy / Space Science - 27.04.2021

Astronomy / Space Science - Social Sciences - 26.04.2021

Astronomy / Space Science - 26.04.2021
Analysis: how an illusion makes the full Moon appear bigger than it really is
PhD candidate Osnat Katz (UCL Science & Technology Studies) explains what a supermoon is, as well as discussing the mystery of why we sometimes perceive the Moon to be bigger than it actually is.

Astronomy / Space Science - 24.04.2021
Alpha: Second Space Station mission for ESA’s Thomas Pesquet begins
Today at 11:08 (CEST) the Crew Dragon spacecraft with ESA astronaut Thomas Pesquet, NASA astronauts Megan McArthur and Shane Kimbrough, and JAXA (Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency) astronaut Akihiko

Astronomy / Space Science - Campus - 22.04.2021
How do you test a helicopter bound for Mars?
How do you test a helicopter bound for Mars?
Caltech grad students helped JPL build a custom wind tunnel in a vacuum chamber for the Mars Ingenuity helicopter The Ingenuity helicopter may be the first vehicle ever to fly on Mars, but Mars was not the first place it has ever flown.

Environment - Astronomy / Space Science - 15.04.2021
UArizona partners with French National Centre for Scientific Research to establish France-Arizona Institute for Global Grand Challenges
UArizona partners with French National Centre for Scientific Research to establish France-Arizona Institute for Global Grand Challenges
The partnership establishes the France-Arizona Institute for Global Grand Challenges at the University of Arizona, which will address critical research areas through large-scale international collaboration, innovation and exchange of resources.

Astronomy / Space Science - Event - 14.04.2021

Astronomy / Space Science - Campus - 14.04.2021

Astronomy / Space Science - Earth Sciences - 08.04.2021
Mars didn't dry up in one go
Mars didn’t dry up in one go
The Perseverance rover has just landed on Mars. Meanwhile, its precursor Curiosity continues to explore the base of Mount Sharp (officially Aeolis Mons), a mountain several kilometres high at the centre of the Gale crater.

Astronomy / Space Science - 07.04.2021

Astronomy / Space Science - Physics - 06.04.2021
Small Telescopes, Big Science
Our Milky Way galaxy is chock-full of dust. Stars are essentially dust-making factories that infuse the galaxy with a haze of dusty elements required for making planets and even life.

Astronomy / Space Science - Career - 31.03.2021

Astronomy / Space Science - Physics - 26.03.2021
Analysis: What the first images of a black hole's magnetic field revealed
Analysis: What the first images of a black hole’s magnetic field revealed
Dr Ziri Younsi (UCL Mullard Space Science Laboratory) is one of just two UK scientists on the Event Horizon Telescope team.

Astronomy / Space Science - 26.03.2021

Astronomy / Space Science - Social Sciences - 25.03.2021
Launch of Europe's largest astronomy network
Launch of Europe’s largest astronomy network
A + A Two astronomy networks are coming together to form Europe's largest ground-based astronomy collaborative network: the ORP.

Astronomy / Space Science - 19.03.2021
Analysis: Why day and night aren’t equal length on an equinox
PhD candidate Osnat Katz (UCL Science & Technology Studies) describes how the bending of light and the Sun's size means that even on an equinox, day and night are not exactly equal.

Astronomy / Space Science - Earth Sciences - 18.03.2021
For some scientists, Mars 2020 is a mission of perseverance
An artist's concept of the Perseverance rover on the surface of Mars, part of the Mars 2020 mission. The rover will collect rock and soil samples, seal them in tubes and drop the tubes on the surface for later pickup and return to Earth, potentially by 2031.

Astronomy / Space Science - Campus - 08.03.2021
CMU Graduate Student Cracks Mars Rover Code
Down here on Earth, nearly 130 million miles from Mars, Adithya Balaji eagerly watched high definition video of Perseverance and its successful descent onto the red planet.

Astronomy / Space Science - Computer Science - 05.03.2021

Astronomy / Space Science - Environment - 05.03.2021
Engineering Marvel: Sixth Mirror Cast for Giant Magellan Telescope
Engineering Marvel: Sixth Mirror Cast for Giant Magellan Telescope
Fabrication of the sixth of seven mirrors for the Giant Magellan Telescope has begun. The mirrors will allow astronomers to see further into the universe and with more detail than any optical telescope ever before.

Environment - Astronomy / Space Science - 03.03.2021
How much do humans influence Earth's water levels?
How much do humans influence Earth’s water levels?
A new study provides the first global accounting of fluctuations in lake and reservoir water levels. The research shows 57 percent of the variability occurs in dammed reservoirs and other bodies of water managed by people, highlighting the dominant role humans now play in Earth's water cycle. Water levels in the world's ponds, lakes and human-managed reservoirs rise and fall from season to season.

Astronomy / Space Science - Physics - 02.03.2021