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Space.com

What Makes the Strong Force So Special?All four known forces of nature have their own unique place — and the strong nuclear force governs the very small.

04/22/2019

Space.com

The Moon Shines with Jupiter and Saturn This Week! HereThe waning gibbous moon will soon visit the two largest gas giants of our solar system.

04/22/2019

Planetary Society Blog

China’s Chang’e-4 lander and Yutu-2 rover are continuing to function well and have completed their fourth lunar day.

04/22/2019

New Scientist - Space

The Indonesian government is using tiny internet-providing satellites to check if boats in the middle of the ocean are fishing legally

04/22/2019

Breaking Science News | Sci-News.com

NASA has released an absolutely beautiful photo taken by the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope of the globular cluster Messier 75. Messier 75 lies in the constellation of Sagittarius, around 67,000 light-years away from Earth. Also known as M75 or NGC 6864, it is a globular cluster — a spherical collection of stars bound together by [...]

04/22/2019

ESA Top News

Earth vs. asteroids: humans strike back Incoming asteroids have been scarring our home planet for billions of years. This month humankind left our own mark on an asteroid for the first time: Japan’s Hayabusa2 spacecraft dropped a copper projectile at very high speed in an attempt to form a crater on asteroid Ryugu. A much bigger asteroid impact is planned for the coming decade, involving an international double-spacecraft mission.

04/22/2019

Recent articles published in 'Astronomy & Astrophysics'

Authors: M. Karlický and L. Yasnov.
Astronomy & Astrophysics Vol. 624 , page A119
Keywords: Sun: flares ; Sun: radio radiation.

04/22/2019

Recent articles published in 'Astronomy & Astrophysics'

Authors: Natalia Porqueres, Doogesh Kodi Ramanah, Jens Jasche and Guilhem Lavaux.
Astronomy & Astrophysics Vol. 624 , page A115
Keywords: methods: data analysis ; methods: statistical ; galaxies: statistics ; cosmology: observations ; large-scale structure of Universe.

04/22/2019

Recent articles published in 'Astronomy & Astrophysics'

Authors: J. Warnecke and H. Peter.
Astronomy & Astrophysics Vol. 624 , page L12
Keywords: magnetohydrodynamics (MHD) ; Sun: magnetic fields ; Sun: corona ; methods: numerical.

04/22/2019

Space.com

On This Day in Space! April 21, 1997: 1st Space Funeral Launches on On April 21, 1997, the cremated remains of 24 people were launched into space in the first-ever space funeral. See how it happened in our On This Day in Space videos series!

04/21/2019