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Astronomy News - Sky & Telescope

The SPHEREX mission will create multiple surveys of the near-infrared sky that will reveal the origins of life and perhaps the universe itself. The post NASA to Explore Early Universe, Origins of Life with SPHEREX appeared first on Sky & Telescope.

02/19/2019

ESA Observing the Earth

First results The calibration, validation and science results for ESA’s Aeolus wind mission to be presented at a workshop on 26–29 March. Registration closes 25 February

02/19/2019

ESA Education

Ladybird Guide to Spacecraft Communications Training Course gets students thinking like spacecraft operators 30 university students from 12 different ESA Member States have successfully completed the latest Ladybird Guide to Spacecraft Communications Training Course. Running from 5 – 8 February 2019, and hosted at ESA Academy’s Training and Learning Facility, ESEC-Galaxia in Belgium, the course was delivered by a senior ESA engineer from the Advanced Concepts and Management Support Office of the Operations Department. 

02/19/2019

ESA Top News

Interactive space simulation for nanosatellites Pioneer partner Open Cosmos are taking mission development to a new dimension, using a virtual reality-like simulation that replicates life in orbit for space technologies.

02/19/2019

SpaceRef Astronomy

In this image, the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope has captured the smoking gun of a newborn star, the Herbig-Haro objects numbered 7 to 11 (HH 7-11)....

02/19/2019

Astrobiology

In the laboratory, the photo-and thermochemical evolution of ices, made of simple molecules of astrophysical relevance, always leads to the formation of semi-refractory water-soluble organic residues....

02/19/2019

Planetary Society Blog

Launch day is almost here for the small lunar lander built by Israeli non-profit SpaceIL.

02/19/2019

New Scientist - Space

There have been several hints of a moon orbiting the exoplanet Kepler-1625b, but now researchers say these signals might actually point to a Jupiter-like planet

02/19/2019

Recent articles published in 'Astronomy & Astrophysics'

Authors: Brendan P. Clarke, Diana E. Morosan, Peter T. Gallagher, Vladimir V. Dorovskyy, Alexander A. Konovalenko and Eoin P. Carley.
Astronomy & Astrophysics Vol. 622 , page A204
Keywords: Sun: corona ; Sun: radio radiation ; Sun: magnetic fields ; Sun: particle emission ; radiation mechanisms: non-thermal.

02/19/2019

Recent articles published in 'Astronomy & Astrophysics'

Authors: L. Affer, M. Damasso, G. Micela, E. Poretti, G. Scandariato, J. Maldonado, A. F. Lanza, E. Covino, A. Garrido Rubio, J. I. González Hernández, R. Gratton, G. Leto, A. Maggio, M. Perger, A. Sozzetti, A. Suárez Mascareño, A. S. Bonomo, F. Borsa, R. Claudi, R. Cosentino, S. Desidera, P. Giacobbe, E. Molinari, M. Pedani, M. Pinamonti, R. Rebolo, I. Ribas and B. Toledo-Padrón.
Astronomy & Astrophysics Vol. 622 , page A193
Keywords: techniques: radial velocities ; techniques: photometric ; methods: data analysis ; stars: individual: Gl686 ; instrumentation: spectrographs ; planets and satellites: detection.

02/19/2019