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NASA breakthrough: How space agency spotted ‘scores of lakes’ on distant moon

NASA breakthrough: How space agency spotted ‘scores of lakes’ on distant moon

The space agency has spent years probing the Solar System for any signs of past or present alien life. Water molecules are considered by scientists [...]
Venus hiding life? How NASA discovered ‘flowing rivers’ on planet – ‘Exactly like Earth’

Venus hiding life? How NASA discovered ‘flowing rivers’ on planet – ‘Exactly like Earth’

As the second planet from the Sun, Venus is often referred to as Earth’s “sister planet” because of their similar size, mass and bulk composition.  [...]
NASA astronaut snaps ‘AWE INSPIRING’ aurora photo from the International Space Station

NASA astronaut snaps ‘AWE INSPIRING’ aurora photo from the International Space Station

The NASA astronaut captured the colourful image during one of the space station’s 15 orbits of the planet. Every day the International Space Statio [...]
NASA Moon landing: What happened to the American flag planted by the Apollo 11 astronauts?

NASA Moon landing: What happened to the American flag planted by the Apollo 11 astronauts?

NASA landed on the Moon 50 years ago on July 20, 1969, just eight years after Project Apollo started. The monumental achievement saw the first two [...]
NASA Moon landing: These are the Apollo 11 secrets no-one ever told you about

NASA Moon landing: These are the Apollo 11 secrets no-one ever told you about

NASA landed on the Moon on July 20, 1969, just eight years after President John F Kennedy set sights on the lunar orb. The Apollo 11 mission saw as [...]
NASA Moon landing: Astronaut Michael Collins held THIS Apollo 11 photo secret for 50 years

NASA Moon landing: Astronaut Michael Collins held THIS Apollo 11 photo secret for 50 years

NASA landed the first two astronauts on the Moon on July 20, 1969, concluding the US space race to the Moon. The Apollo landing saw astronauts Neil [...]
NASA Moon landing: Why did the Apollo 11 flag wave and flap in space?

NASA Moon landing: Why did the Apollo 11 flag wave and flap in space?

NASA landed the first two men on the Moon in 1969 after a decade of chasing the Soviet Union in the Cold War space race. America secured its victor [...]
NASA astronaut snaps INCREDIBLE photo of Uluru from International Space Station

NASA astronaut snaps INCREDIBLE photo of Uluru from International Space Station

Uluru, once known as Ayers Rock, is a massive sandstone monolith sitting at the heart of Australia’s arid Red Centre. The rusty red rock is known t [...]
NASA Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter spots SECOND Star Trek logo on Red Planet

NASA Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter spots SECOND Star Trek logo on Red Planet

The NASA Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter is searching for evidence that water persisted on the Red Planet’s surface. While other Mars missions indicate [...]
Space weather forecast: NASA predicts the next solar maximum will peak on THIS date

Space weather forecast: NASA predicts the next solar maximum will peak on THIS date

Space weather triggered by the activity on the Sun follows an 11-year-long cycle of solar minimums and solar maximums. During solar minimums, activ [...]
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