Juno on Jupiter's doorstep: Stunning view of giant planet and its largest moons (Pic inside)!

Juno on Jupiter's doorstep: Stunning view of giant planet and its largest moons (Pic inside)!

As per NASA, the scene was captured by the mission's imaging camera, called JunoCam, which is designed to acquire high resolution views of features in Jupiter's atmosphere from very close to the planet.

Watch this interesting movie-like trailer for NASA's Juno mission!

Watch this interesting movie-like trailer for NASA's Juno mission!

The US space agency NASA's Juno spacecraft will soon enter orbit around the largest planet, Jupiter in few weeks.

Australia's Parkes telescope discovers key feature of life outside solar system!

Australia's Parkes telescope discovers key feature of life outside solar system!

Molecules associated with life, such as amino acids, proteins, enzymes and sugars, are found in nature in only one form.

NASA's Juno spacecraft to enter orbit around Jupiter on July 4

NASA's Juno spacecraft to enter orbit around Jupiter on July 4

The US space agency NASA's Juno spacecraft will soon enter orbit around Jupiter in less than a month.

Juno mission arrival at Jupiter: NASA announces coverage, media activities

Juno mission arrival at Jupiter: NASA announces coverage, media activities

Once in Jupiter’s orbit, Juno will circle the Jovian world 37 times during 20 months, skimming to within 3,100 miles (5,000 kilometers) above the cloud tops. 

Did our Sun steal 'Planet 9' 4.5 billion years ago?

Did our Sun steal 'Planet 9' 4.5 billion years ago?

Computer-simulated study suggests that our sun, in its youth some 4.5 billion years ago, stole Planet 9 from its original star.

NASA's New Horizons detects first-ever object beyond orbit of Neptune

NASA's New Horizons detects first-ever object beyond orbit of Neptune

Captured from the spacecraft's Long Range Reconnaissance Imager (LORRI) in April, the images shatter New Horizons' own record for the closest-ever views of this KBO in November 2015 when New Horizons detected "JR1" from 280 million km away.

Wow! NASA’s Kepler mission makes big announcement; verifies 1,284 planets!

Wow! NASA’s Kepler mission makes big announcement; verifies 1,284 planets!

Whether it is a new planet, a number of stars – even exploding ones – or a circumbinary planet, Kepler has never failed to disappoint the curious minds of space enthusiasts.

Watch: NASA's Hubble discovers Moon orbiting dwarf planet Makemake

Watch: NASA's Hubble discovers Moon orbiting dwarf planet Makemake

NASA's Hubble Space Telescope has spotted a small, dark Moon orbiting the dwarf planet Makemake.

From Jupiter to Mars: Five amazing things to know about our solar system!

From Jupiter to Mars: Five amazing things to know about our solar system!

Here are some amazing things you must know about our solar system this week.

NASA's Saturn probe detects interstellar dust for first time

NASA's Saturn probe detects interstellar dust for first time

 In a first, NASA's Cassini spacecraft orbiting Saturn has detected and analysed the faint but distinct signature of interstellar dust coming from beyond our solar system.

Our moon tilted by five degrees, lunar ice reveals

Our moon tilted by five degrees, lunar ice reveals

A new study reveals that Moon's 'wandering poles' shifted long ago.

Planet with eccentric orbit spotted

Planet with eccentric orbit spotted

 A team of researchers has spotted an extrasolar planet about 117 light-years from Earth that boasts the most eccentric orbit yet seen.

See pic: NASA illustrates mesmerizing behaviour of the sun's magnetic fields!

See pic: NASA illustrates mesmerizing behaviour of the sun's magnetic fields!

This time, the US space agency has once again managed to get us hooked on to the fiery star after it released an image depicting the sun's magnetic fields.

Rare 'Curious Marie' that helped form solar system discovered

Rare 'Curious Marie' that helped form solar system discovered

The team found evidence of curium in an unusual ceramic inclusion they called "Curious Marie", taken from a carbonaceous meteorite.

Earth is special, indeed

Earth is special, indeed

The team discovered that if you bring the model forward 13.8 billion, none of the known 700 quintillion possible planets look like Earth.  

Five new 'hot Jupiters' discovered using WASP instrument

Five new 'hot Jupiters' discovered using WASP instrument

The newly discovered planets were designated WASP-119 b, WASP-124 b, WASP-126 b, WASP-129 b and WASP-133 b, 'Phys.Org' reported.

Planets similar to earth have identical interiors

Planets similar to earth have identical interiors

In comparison, about a third of the Earth's mass is in its core.

Jupiter doesn't shield Earth from comet impacts: Study

Jupiter doesn't shield Earth from comet impacts: Study

The study showed that Jupiter teams with Saturn to kick a significant fraction of the particles into the inner Solar System and into orbits that cross Earth`s path.  

NASA's Juno spacecraft prepares for rendezvous with Jupiter

NASA's Juno spacecraft prepares for rendezvous with Jupiter

The Juno spacecraft`s thrusters consumed about 0.6 kg of fuel during the burn and changed the spacecraft`s speed by 0.31 metres per second.