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NASA's Cassini Probe set to fly Closest to Saturn Rings

NASA's Cassini Probe set to fly Closest to Saturn Rings

NASA said its Cassini mission is set to begin on November 30 a daring set of "ring-grazing" orbits, during which it will fly c...

Nov 23 2016, 12:22am CST

Closest Supermoon Tonight will be Especially Super

Closest Supermoon Tonight will be Especially Super

NASA is focused on the largest supermoon to appear until a decade and a half in the future....

Nov 14 2016, 9:21am CST

Supermoon in November will be Closest to Earth in 69 Years

Supermoon in November will be Closest to Earth in 69 Years

The supermoon will come within 221,523 miles of the earth on the coming Monday...

Nov 12 2016, 5:19am CST

NASA's Juno Gets Closest to Jupiter Today

NASA's Juno Gets Closest to Jupiter Today

The situation is such that Juno is getting closer and closer to the planet Jupiter....

Aug 27 2016, 1:19pm CDT

NASA's Juno Probe set for Closest Jupiter Flyby this Saturday

NASA's Juno Probe set for Closest Jupiter Flyby this Saturday

 NASA has said that its Juno spacecraft, launched five years ago, will get closer to the cloud tops of Jupiter this Satur...

Aug 26 2016, 3:37am CDT

Potentially Habitable Planet closest to our Solar System Found

Astronomers have found clear evidence of a potentially habitable planet orbiting the closest star to our solar system.The new...

Aug 25 2016, 12:48am CDT

The Daily Squeal Is the Closest To A Daily Show with Jon Stewart You can Get

The Daily Squeal Is the Closest To A Daily Show with Jon Stewart You can Get

Jon Stewart and his wife Tracey launched a blog series promoting the national farm animal protection organization Farm Sanctuar...

Jul 8 2016, 4:33am CDT

Mars will be Closest to Earth After a Decade on May 30

Mars will be Closest to Earth in a Decade on May 30

The Red Planet (Mars) is currently in closer alignment with the earth than it has been in the last dozen years or so. This is a...

May 7 2016, 11:15am CDT

Mars Closest and Largest Moon Phobos is Slowly Falling Apart

Mars Closest and Largest Moon Phobos is Slowly Falling Apart

The largest moon of Mars known as Phobos is disintegrating before our very eyes due to the gravitational pull of the Red Planet...

Nov 11 2015, 6:27am CST

NASA's Spacecraft to Make Closest Ever Flyby of Enceladus

NASA's Spacecraft to Make Closest Ever Flyby of Enceladus

Cassini spacecraft will dive deep into the Saturn moon's icy plume on Wednesday....

Oct 28 2015, 1:07am CDT

Nobel Prize 2015 in Chemistry is Closest to Alfred Nobel's Work

Nobel Prize 2015 in Chemistry is Closest to Alfred Nobel's Work

It is Nobel Prize week again. Since Monday, the Nobel Foundation announces the Nobel Prize winners of 2015. Today the Nobel Pri...

Oct 7 2015, 3:52am CDT

'Super-Earth' is closest planet yet that could support life

'Super-Earth' is closest planet yet that could support life

A UNSW-led team of researchers has discovered a potentially habitable Earth-like planet that is only 16 light years away....

Jul 1 2014, 1:56pm CDT

On The Hunt For The Very Closest Alien Earths

On The Hunt For The Very Closest Alien Earths

Awash in a sea of long-lived stellar Red dwarfs, our own sun seems to be somewhat of a local anomaly. Until recently, detecting...

Jan 18 2014, 4:36am CST

New Holocube is the closest you get to the Holodeck [Video]

New Holocube is the closest you get to the Holodeck [Video]

Holocube just informed us about their latest version of the 3D projection device. The new holocube has a 70-inch diagonal scree...

Jan 22 2011, 8:53am CST