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NASA's Intelligent Underwater Drones could Explore Jupiter's Moon Europa

NASA's Intelligent Underwater Drones could Explore Jupiter's Moon Europa

NASA scientists are developing artificial intelligence for underwater drones that could be used to understand Earths marine env...

3 days ago, 12:09pm CST

NASA’s Jupiter Probe Juno Exits Safe Mode

NASA’s Jupiter Probe Juno Exits Safe Mode

The space craft seems to have recovered from the glitch outside the planet Jupiter and is responding....

Oct 27 2016, 7:28am CDT

NASA's Juno Spacecraft Enters Safe Mode for Jupiter Flyby

NASA's Juno Spacecraft Enters Safe Mode for Jupiter Flyby

The Juno spacecraft has entered safe mode status for the sake of the Jupiter flyby....

Oct 20 2016, 7:29am CDT

Juno's Next Jupiter Pass Delayed due to Engine Trouble

Juno's Next Jupiter Pass Delayed due to Engine Trouble

The Juno probe is facing engine trouble and so orbital re-alignment has been cancelled....

Oct 17 2016, 7:13am CDT

NASA Delays Plan to put Juno Closer to Jupiter

NASA Delays Plan to put Juno Closer to Jupiter

Mission managers for Juno probe to Jupiter have decided to delay the upcoming burn of its main rocket motor - designed to put t...

Oct 15 2016, 1:09am CDT

NASA Finds Water Plumes on Jupiter's Moon Europa

NASA Finds Water Plumes on Jupiter's Moon Europa

NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope has been used to discover water plumes which are erupting on Jupiter’s moon Europa....

Sep 27 2016, 4:51am CDT

NASA set to Reveal Surprising Discover on Jupiter's Moon Europa

NASA set to Reveal Surprising Discover on Jupiter's Moon Europa

After claiming that Jupiter's moon Europa has strong evidence for an ocean of liquid water beneath its crust which could host c...

Sep 26 2016, 12:44am CDT

Juno Sends First images of Jupiter's North and South Poles

Juno Sends First images of Jupiter's North and South Poles

After journeying for nearly five years to our solar system's largest planet, NASAs Juno spacecraft has sent back the first ima...

Sep 3 2016, 3:22am CDT

NASA's Juno Spacecraft Successfully Completes First Jupiter Flyby

NASA's Juno Spacecraft Successfully Completes First Jupiter Flyby

NASA’s Juno spacecraft has managed to complete its Jupiter flyby with remarkable success. It will many more flybys in the futur...

Aug 30 2016, 7:46am CDT

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

Jupiter Moon Io's Atmosphere Collapse During Eclipse

Jupiter Moon Io's Atmosphere Collapses During Eclipse

The moon of Jupiter, Io may implode during an eclipse. This was noticed by a team of space scientists....

Aug 4 2016, 7:29am CDT

Fluctuating Atmosphere of Jupiter's Volcanic Moon Io Revealed

Fluctuating Atmosphere of Jupiter's Volcanic Moon Io Revealed

Jupiter's volcanic moon Io has a thin atmosphere that collapses in the shadow of the planet condensing as ice, say NASA-funded...

Aug 3 2016, 12:00am CDT

Juno Spacecraft is About to Reach Farthest Point in its Orbit of Jupiter

Juno Spacecraft is About to Reach Farthest Point in its Orbit of Jupiter

The spacecraft is nearing a turning point and will reach the farthest point in Jupiter's orbit known as apojove on July 31...

Jul 30 2016, 11:17am CDT

Juno set to Reach Farthest Point in its Jupiter Orbit

Juno set to Reach Farthest Point in its Jupiter Orbit

Five years after departing from Earth, NASA's Juno spacecraft is all set to reach the farthest point in its orbit of Jupiter...

Jul 30 2016, 5:36am CDT

This is NASA's Juno Mission First image of Jupiter and Its Moons

This is NASA's Juno Mission First image of Jupiter and Its Moons

 NASA's Juno spacecraft has sent the first-ever image of the gas giant Jupiter and three of its four moons to the Earth a...

Jul 13 2016, 12:07am CDT

Juno Spacecraft Successfully Enters Jupiter's Orbit

Juno Spacecraft Successfully Enters Jupiter's Orbit

NASA has done it....

Jul 5 2016, 12:03am CDT

Juno Spacecraft Enters Jupiter's Orbit with 4th of July Fireworks in Space

Juno Spacecraft Enters Jupiter's Orbit with 4th of July Fireworks in Space

NASA has a special way to celebrate the 240th Birthday of America....

Jul 4 2016, 5:27am CDT

NASA's Juno Spacecraft Getting close to Jupiter

NASA's Juno Spacecraft Getting close to Jupiter

After a journey of more than five years, US space agency NASA's Juno spaceship is set to reach its final destination Jupiter a...

Jul 4 2016, 3:24am CDT

Juno set for Date with Jupiter, NASA Scientists Ready

Juno set for Date with Jupiter, NASA Scientists Ready

Get ready for the biggest space event of the year as NASA's solar-powered Juno spacecraft will end its nearly five-year journe...

Jul 4 2016, 12:08am CDT

Hubble Telescope Captures Vivid Auroras in Jupiter's Atmosphere

Hubble Telescope Captures Vivid Auroras in Jupiter's Atmosphere

These observations are supported by the measurements of Juno spacecraft which is about to arrive at Jupiter....

Jul 2 2016, 7:04am CDT

NASA’s Juno Spacecraft Enters Autopilot Mode for July 4 Jupiter Burn

NASA’s Juno Spacecraft Enters Autopilot Mode for July 4 Jupiter Burn

NASA’s Juno spacecraft will enter autopilot mode for its Jupiter arrival which will occur on July 4th....

Jul 1 2016, 4:33am CDT

NASA's Juno Mission Enters Jupiter's Magnetic Field

NASA's Juno Mission Enters Jupiter's Magnetic Field

NASA's Jupiter-bound Juno spacecraft has entered the planet's magnetosphere, where the movement of particles in space is cont...

Jul 1 2016, 12:25am CDT

Stunning Images Reveal Jupiter ahead of Juno's Arrival

Stunning Images Reveal Jupiter ahead of Juno's Arrival

Researchers at the European Southern Observatory's Very Large Telescope (VLT) in Chile have captured stunning new images and p...

Jun 28 2016, 2:15pm CDT

Spectacular Infrared Images of Jupiter Released Just Days Before Juno’s Arrival at the Planet

Spectacular Infrared Images of Jupiter Released Just Days Before Juno’s Arrival at the Planet

New images, obtained by Very Large Telescope, reveal a fiery Jupiter lying in outer space....

Jun 28 2016, 12:36pm CDT

Juno probe ready to face Jupiter's extreme radiation: NASA

Juno Probe Ready to Face Jupiter's Extreme Radiation: NASA

As NASA's Juno spacecraft is poised to go closer to Jupiter than any spacecraft ever before, the US space agency has said it is...

Jun 17 2016, 3:13am CDT

Jupiter-like Planet Kepler-1647b that Orbits Two Suns Discovered

Jupiter-like Planet Kepler-1647b that Orbits Two Suns Discovered

Using data from NASA's Kepler Space Telescope, a team of astronomers led by the team from US space agency's Goddard Space Fligh...

Jun 14 2016, 12:00am CDT

NASA's Juno probe inches closer to Jupiter

NASA's Juno probe inches closer to Jupiter

Washington, June 10 (IANS) With its scheduled arrival at the largest planetary inhabitant in our solar system on July 4, NASA's...

Jun 10 2016, 7:18am CDT

This new 'hot Jupiter' can spin its star

This new 'hot Jupiter' can spin its star

New York, June 8 (IANS) An international team of astronomers has discovered a “hot Jupiter” exoplanet that is so massive and cl...

Jun 8 2016, 12:25pm CDT

Juno Spacecraft Enters Jupiter's Orbit on July 4

Juno Spacecraft Enters Jupiter's Orbit on July 4

The 4th of July celebrations will also include an event in space....

Jun 5 2016, 2:41am CDT

Radio Map Reveals Massive Ammonia Gas at Jupiter

Radio Map Reveals Massive Ammonia Gas at Jupiter

A massive amount of ammonia gas lies beneath the colorful clouds on Jupiter, astronomers have revealed, a discovery coming just...

Jun 3 2016, 3:08am CDT

There may be Life beneath Jupiter Moon Europa's Icy Shell

There may be Life beneath Jupiter Moon Europa's Icy Shell

Jupiter's moon Europa, strongly believed to hide a deep ocean of salty liquid water beneath its icy shell, can have the necessa...

May 18 2016, 1:04am CDT

Jupiter's Moon Europa Creates enough heat to Support Ocean

Jupiter's Moon Europa Creates enough heat to Support Ocean

The solar system's largest planet Jupiter exerts a strong gravitational pull on its moon Europa, creating far more heat than ea...

Apr 15 2016, 5:07am CDT

Amateur Astronomer Films Mystery Object Hitting Jupiter

Amateur Astronomer Films Mystery Object Hitting Jupiter

Astronomers are in a tizzy. The planet Jupiter was recently hit by an object that may have been a comet or an asteroid....

Mar 30 2016, 7:28am CDT

Jupiter Got Smashed by a Large Object

Jupiter Got Smashed by a Large Object

Amateur Astronomers Capture Video of giant cosmic rock Crashing into Jupiter....

Mar 29 2016, 11:44pm CDT

Northern Lights Spotted on Jupiter

Northern Lights Spotted on Jupiter

Solar storms trigger Northern Lights on planet Jupiter....

Mar 23 2016, 3:18am CDT

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Watch Jupiter and the Moon As They Huddle Close Together On Tuesday Evening

If you have always wanted to see two planetary bodies close together, then Tuesday evening might be the time to see Jupiter and...

Feb 23 2016, 3:30pm CST

NASA Burns Juno Spacecraft Engine to Reach Jupiter by July 4

NASA Burns Juno Spacecraft Engine to Reach Jupiter by July 4

The NASA Juno space vehicle is getting ready for Jupiter....

Feb 8 2016, 4:06am CST

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NASA’s Juno Spacecraft Executes Maneuver Enroute to Jupiter

Powered by solar energy, NASA’s Juno spacecraft has performed a maneuver necessary to right its flight path to Jupiter; the nec...

Feb 4 2016, 8:26am CST

Ancient Babylonians Used Astronomical Geometry to Track Jupiter

Ancient Babylonians Used Astronomical Geometry to Track Jupiter

Old Babylonian tablets that have been unearthed show that geometry was employed way back then for astronomical purposes....

Jan 29 2016, 4:19am CST