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NASA Spacecraft Discovers New Magnetic Process in Turbulent Space

Though close to home, the space immediately around Earth is full of hidden secrets and invisible processes. In a new discovery reported in the...
spinning comet

Spinning Comet Slows Down During Close Approach to Earth

University of Maryland astronomers have captured an unprecedented slowdown in the rotation of a comet. Observations made in May 2017 by NASA's Swift spacecraft,...
spacecraft

NASA Begins Checkout of Dellingr Spacecraft Designed to Improve Robustness of...

NASA ground controllers have begun checking out and commissioning a shoebox-sized spacecraft that the agency purposely built to show that CubeSat platforms could be...
solar flares

A New Approach to Forecasting Solar Flares ?

Solar flares or eruptions are one of the most violent phenomena in the Solar System. They coincide with a sudden, violent reconfiguration of the...
plasma

NASA/Goddard News: Observations Reshape Basic Plasma Wave Physics

The magnetosphere around the earth is filled with plasma, a fundamental form of matter composed of charged particles. For more than 50 years, researchers...
Quantum-Dot Spectrometer

NASA and MIT Collaborate to Develop Space-Based Quantum-Dot Spectrometer

A NASA technologist has teamed with the inventor of a new nanotechnology that could transform the way space scientists build spectrometers, the all-important device...
ravenvideo

NASA to Launch Raven to Develop Autonomous Rendezvous Capability

Launching soon, aboard the 10th SpaceX commercial resupply mission, will be a technology module called Raven, which will bring NASA one step closer to...
Cosmic whistlevideo

Cosmic Whistle Packs a Surprisingly Energetic Punch

Penn State astronomers have discovered that the mysterious "cosmic whistles" known as fast radio bursts can pack a serious punch, in some cases releasing...