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NASA's Juno probe to make fifth flyby over Jupiter's cloud tops today

NASA's Juno probe to make fifth flyby over Jupiter's cloud tops today

At the time of closest approach, also called perijove, and traveling at a speed of about 129,000 miles per hour, Juno spacecraft will be about 2,700 miles above the Jupiter's cloud tops.

'Sensory skin' to detect damage outside spacecraft

'Sensory skin' to detect damage outside spacecraft

As space shuttle windows revealed, something as small as a paint chip moving at that velocity can punch through several layers of glass.

NASA's Juno ready for fifth close flyby of Jupiter

NASA's Juno ready for fifth close flyby of Jupiter

At the time of closest approach, Juno will be about 4,400 km above the planet`s cloud tops, moving at a speed of about 57.8 km per second relative to the gas-giant planet. 

NASA’s Juno Spacecraft set for its fifth flyby over Jupiter

NASA’s Juno Spacecraft set for its fifth flyby over Jupiter

The US space agency NASA’s Juno spacecraft is all set to make its fifth fly-by over Jupiter’s mysterious cloud tops on Monday, March 27 at 4:52 am EDT.

17-year-old British teen detects NASA data error, earns appreciation

17-year-old British teen detects NASA data error, earns appreciation

Miles Soloman, an A-level student at Tapton school in Sheffield, contacted scientists at NASA, telling them that radiation sensors on the ISS were recording false data.

Dunes of Southern Highlands look spectacular! NASA shares the pic

Dunes of Southern Highlands look spectacular! NASA shares the pic

The US space agency NASA has released a beautiful image of sand dunes of Southern Highlands.

 ISS upgrade: Astronauts Shane Kimbrough and Thomas Pesquet begin spacewalk — Watch

ISS upgrade: Astronauts Shane Kimbrough and Thomas Pesquet begin spacewalk — Watch

Two astronauts are spacewalking outside the International Space Station (ISS) on Friday for upgrading the orbiting lab for the arrival of future space crews.

Hubble detects monster black hole kicked out of galactic core

Hubble detects monster black hole kicked out of galactic core

Astronomers think this object is a very strong case. Weighing more than 1 billion suns, the rogue black hole is the most massive black hole ever detected to have been kicked out of its central home.

 

Expedition 50 astronauts take spacewalk outside space station – Watch Live

Expedition 50 astronauts take spacewalk outside space station – Watch Live

The six-and-a-half hour spacewalk is scheduled to begin about 8 a.m. EDT, Friday, and NASA TV will provide complete coverage beginning at 6:30 a.m. EDT.

Expedition 50 astronauts gears up for Friday spacewalk outside space station

Expedition 50 astronauts gears up for Friday spacewalk outside space station

Expedition 50 astronauts will conduct spacewalks outside the International Space Station (ISS) on Friday, March 24 to prepare for the future arrival of US commercial crew spacecraft and upgrade station hardware.

NASA set to use  laser communication for high-speed space internet

NASA set to use laser communication for high-speed space internet

The Laser Communications Relay Demonstration (LCRD) mission, scheduled for launch in 2019, will help NASA understand the best ways to operate laser communications systems

NASA's Curiosity Mars rover develops breaks in wheels

NASA's Curiosity Mars rover develops breaks in wheels

Experts have detected the latest signs of wear and tear as the robotic probe continues its journey across the red planet.

NASA to send its 'futuristic' clock to space in late 2017!

NASA to send its 'futuristic' clock to space in late 2017!

The US space agency NASA is all set to send to its next-generation atomic ''futuristic' clock to space in late 2017.

SpaceX working with NASA to identify Mars landing sites for Red Dragon spacecraft

SpaceX working with NASA to identify Mars landing sites for Red Dragon spacecraft

We are working with scientists at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory and elsewhere, have identified several potential landing sites, including one that looks particularly promising, SpaceNews quoted SpaceX's Paul Wooster as saying.

SpaceX's Dragon cargo spacecraft returns to Earth with Pacific Ocean splashdown

SpaceX's Dragon cargo spacecraft returns to Earth with Pacific Ocean splashdown

The Dragon cargo craft returned to the Earth with approximately 3,600 pounds of science experiments and other gear from space station.

Solar system exploration research: These are four new teams selected by NASA

Solar system exploration research: These are four new teams selected by NASA

The four new research teams will join the existing nine teams in SSERVI to address scientific questions about the moon, near-Earth asteroids, the Martian moons Phobos and Deimos, and their near space environments, in cooperation with international partners.

Breathtaking view of layered deposits in Uzboi Vallis!

Breathtaking view of layered deposits in Uzboi Vallis!

The US space agency NASA has released a breathtaking view of layered deposits in Uzboi Vallis, a valley lying situated within the Margaritifer Sinus quadrangle (MC-19) region on Mars.

SpaceX's Dragon cargo spacecraft all set to leave space station on Sunday!

SpaceX's Dragon cargo spacecraft all set to leave space station on Sunday!

After delivering about 5,500 pounds of cargo, the SpaceX's Dragon cargo spacecraft is all set to leave the International Space Station (ISS) and return to Earth on Sunday, March 19.

NASA shares anaglyph view of Saturn's moon Pan!

NASA shares anaglyph view of Saturn's moon Pan!

The US space agency has released a anaglyphs, stereo views and quirky shape of Saturn's moon Pan.

Take a closer look at Holden Crater! NASA shares the pic

Take a closer look at Holden Crater! NASA shares the pic

The US space agency NASA has shared a clear view of the Holden Crater in southern Margaritifer Terra displaying a series of finely layered deposits on its floor.