Browse News By Tag: planet
RSS
 
Pivoting planets that lean one way and then change orientation within a short geological time period might be surprisingly habitable
Main Space
8 days ago · From Administrator
Titan, Europa, Io and Phobos are just a few members of our solar system's pantheon of moons. Are there are other moons out there, orbiting planets beyond our sun?
Main Space
14 days ago · From Administrator
A spacecraft that looks like a giant sunflower might one day be used to acquire images of Earth-like rocky planets around nearby stars.
Main Space
35 days ago · From Administrator
NASA's Wide-Field Infrared Survey Explorer (WISE) has turned up no evidence of the hypothesized celestial body in our solar system commonly dubbed "Planet X."
Main Space
47 days ago · From Administrator
Water has been detected in the atmosphere of a planet outside our solar system with a new technique that could help researchers to learn how many planets with water exist throughout the universe.
Main Space
58 days ago · From Administrator
Imagine living on a planet with seasons so erratic you would hardly know whether to wear Bermuda shorts or a heavy overcoat.
Main Space
78 days ago · From Administrator
After nearly a decade of development, construction and testing, the world’s most advanced instrument for directly imaging and analyzing planets around other stars is pointing skyward
Main Space
106 days ago · From Administrator
Washington: Astronomers, who took precise measurements of the closest pair of failed stars to the Sun, have found that the system harbours a third, planetary-mass object.
Main Space
128 days ago · From Administrator
A long-standing puzzle in the study of exoplanets is the formation of hot Jupiters, gas giant planets that snuggly orbit their host star.
Main Space
185 days ago · From Administrator
An international team of astronomers has discovered an exotic young planet that is not orbiting a star.
Main Space
196 days ago · From Administrator
Astronomers using data from NASA's Kepler and Spitzer space telescopes have created the first cloud map of a planet beyond our solar system
Main Space
199 days ago · From Administrator
Now approaching its 10th anniversary, NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope has evolved into a premier observatory for an endeavor not envisioned in its original design
Main Space
211 days ago · From Administrator
Using infrared data from the Subaru Telescope in Hawaii, an international team of astronomers has imaged a giant planet around the bright star GJ 504.
Main Space
261 days ago · From Administrator
There is only one planet we know of, so far, that is drenched with life. That planet is Earth
281 days ago · From Administrator
1-14 of 29
Per page: