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NASA to Work with United Arab Emirates Space Agency on Mars Probe

NASA to Work with United Arab Emirates Space Agency on Mars Probe

US space agency NASA will work with the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Space Agency to put communications capability on the UAE's...

Nov 27 2016, 8:57am CST

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

Crashed Schiaparelli Probe Found

Crashed Schiaparelli Probe Found

NASA’s Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter spotted Schiaparelli on Mars' surface....

Oct 21 2016, 12:42pm CDT

NASA's MAVEN Probe Observes how Water Escapes From Mars

NASA's MAVEN Probe Observes how Water Escapes From Mars

New Mars news coming from MAVEN....

Oct 20 2016, 7:00am CDT

European Gaia Probe Pins Down Precise Positions of over a billion Stars

European Gaia Probe Pins Down Precise Positions of over a billion Stars

On its way to assembling the most detailed 3D map ever made of our Milky Way galaxy, European Space Agency's Gaia probe has pi...

Sep 14 2016, 8:51am 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

NASA Reestablishes Contact with Sun Probe STEREO-B Lost Two Years Ago

NASA Reestablishes Contact with Sun Probe STEREO-B Lost Two Years Ago

NASA has finally reestablished contact with a spacecraft communication with which was lost nearly two years ago.Contact was re...

Aug 24 2016, 10:20pm CDT

NASA Probe set for Date with near-Earth Asteroid

NASA Probe set for Date with near-Earth Asteroid

Watch a video of NASA's OSIRIS-REx below....

Jul 26 2016, 12:10am CDT

104 new Exoplanets Discovered by NASA's Kepler Probe

104 new Exoplanets Discovered by NASA's Kepler Probe

Using data from NASA's Kepler spacecraft on its K2 mission, an international team of astronomers has confirmed a treasure trov...

Jul 19 2016, 12:22am CDT

NASA Probe Maps Ceres Craters Where Ice can Accumulate

NASA Probe Maps Ceres Craters Where Ice can Accumulate

Scientists with NASA's Dawn mission have identified, on the dwarf planet Ceres, permanently shadowed regions most of which lik...

Jul 9 2016, 1:39pm CDT

NASA Probe to Explore Global Atmosphere Over Oceans

NASA Probe to Explore Global Atmosphere Over Oceans

NASA is set to launch a new airborne mission to map the contours of the atmosphere as carefully as explorers once traced the l...

Jul 8 2016, 2:23am CDT

NASA Sets New Horizons Probe to Visit 2014 MU69 After Pluto in the Kuiper Belt

NASA Sets New Horizons Probe to Visit 2014 MU69 After Pluto in the Kuiper Belt

NASA extends New Horizons mission. Now the Pluto probe is set to fly by one more heavenly body in the Kuiper Belt by 2019. This...

Jul 5 2016, 5:57am 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

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

Chinese lunar probe to land on moon, return in 2017

Chinese lunar probe to land on moon, return in 2017

Beijing, May 27 (IANS) China will send lunar probe Chang'e 5 to land on the moon and return with samples in the second half of...

May 26 2016, 10:36pm CDT

The NASA Kepler Probe Discovers 1,284 New Planets

The NASA Kepler Probe Discovers 1,284 New Planets

NASA's Kepler mission has verified 1,284 new planets - the single largest finding of planets to date - giving fresh hopes to as...

May 11 2016, 12:09am CDT

Breakthrough Starshot: Stephen Hawking's Interstellar Probe to Search Alien Life Nearby Earth

Stephen Hawking's Interstellar Probe to Search for Alien Life Nearby Earth

Probes are being manufactured that are to search for alien life forms that lie nearby our planet earth....

Apr 13 2016, 9:21am CDT

NASA's planet-hunting Kepler probe out of danger

NASA's planet-hunting Kepler probe out of danger

Washington, April 12 (IANS) In a good news for astronomers, NASA engineers have successfully recovered the planet-hunting Keple...

Apr 12 2016, 12:24am CDT

NASA's Planet-hunting Kepler Probe goes into Emergency Mode

NASA's Planet-hunting Kepler Probe goes into Emergency Mode

 In a bad news for astronomers searching for extraterrestrial life in deep space, NASA's planet-hunting spacecraft Kepler...

Apr 10 2016, 1:39am CDT

Volkswagen US Head Steps Down Amid Ongoing Diesel Probe

Volkswagen US Head Steps Down Amid Ongoing Diesel Probe

Michael Horn is out six months after admitting to installing emission cheating software in VW cars....

Mar 10 2016, 5:21am CST

Japan’s Akatsuki Probe Enters in Orbit of the Planet Venus

Japan’s Akatsuki Probe Enters in Orbit of the Planet Venus

Japan’s Akatsuki probe has found its way into the orbit of the planet Venus. Since its failed mission five years back, it had b...

Dec 10 2015, 3:58am CST

NASA's Cassini Probe Dives Through Icy Plume of Saturn’s Moon Enceladus

NASA's Cassini Probe Dives Through Icy Plume of Saturn’s Moon Enceladus

The Cassini flyby probe spotted Saturn’s icy moon which goes by the name of Enceladus....

Oct 29 2015, 7:37am CDT

NASA Probe Sets Out for Pluto

NASA Probe Sets Out for Pluto

The probe will be the first of its kind to visit the smallest planet....

Jul 8 2015, 12:27pm CDT

Antitrust Probe: Cinemark Gets DoJ Notice After AMC and Regal

Antitrust Probe: Cinemark Gets DoJ Notice After AMC and Regal

An antitrust probe is being carried out with all diligence into a trio of huge American theater chains. Only time will tell wha...

Jun 3 2015, 5:35am CDT

Apple protects Info in GT Advanced Creditor Probe

Apple protects Info in GT Advanced Creditor Probe

Apple has decided to protect info in GT Advanced creditor probe....

Nov 26 2014, 2:32am CST

Marshawn Lynch Being Eyed In Assault Probe

Marshawn Lynch Being Eyed In Assault Probe

Bellevue, Wash. police are investigating the alleged involvement of Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch in an assault...

Aug 11 2014, 6:34pm CDT

FBI Herbalife Probe is an Ongoing Affair

FBI Herbalife Probe is an Ongoing Affair

The FBI has led an investigation into Herbalife which is a company that sells health shakes and powders. The probe is an ongoin...

Apr 12 2014, 10:56am CDT

Researchers probe 'Little Red Riding Hood' to study migration patterns

Researchers probe 'Little Red Riding Hood' to study migration patterns

We all know that Little Red Riding Hood went to visit her sick grandmother in the woods. We also knew that the big bad wolf swa...

Nov 14 2013, 12:35am CST

Unfortunate Frog Blown Sky High by NASA Probe Takeoff

Unfortunate Frog Blown Sky High by NASA Probe Takeoff

A frog got caught up in the NASA moon probe launch and was blown sky high. A picture snapped of the takeoff clearly showed the...

Sep 14 2013, 3:51am CDT

Google Faces Another Antitrust Probe by FTC Over Display Ads

Google Faces Another Antitrust Probe by FTC Over Display Ads

The U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) is about to launch an anti-trust investigation into Google’s methodology of making sale...

May 24 2013, 3:59am CDT

Senator Wants Android, iPhone FTC Probe

Concerns over shared pictures, contacts...

Mar 5 2012, 2:05pm CST