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Solar System Exploration News

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NASA Invites Students to Join the Artemis Generation at SciFest Virtual Event

Wed, 09/23/2020 - 2:35pm
Venture with NASA to discover the future of flight, understand the portrait of planet Earth, and take the next steps in exploration at SciFest, the virtual STEM expo from the USA Science and Engineering Festival
Categories: Astronomy, NASA

NASA Missions Spy First Possible ‘Survivor’ Planet Hugging White Dwarf Star

Wed, 09/16/2020 - 11:00am
An international team of astronomers using NASA’s Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) and retired Spitzer Space Telescope has reported what may be the first intact planet found closely orbiting a white dwarf, the dense leftover of a Sun-like star, only 40% larger than Earth.
Categories: Astronomy, NASA

Solar Cycle 25 Is Here. NASA, NOAA Scientists Explain What That Means

Tue, 09/15/2020 - 11:32am
Solar Cycle 25 has begun. During a media event on Tuesday, experts from NASA and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) discussed their analysis and predictions about the new solar cycle – and how the coming upswing in space weather will impact our lives and technology on Earth, as well as astronauts in space.
Categories: Astronomy, NASA

NASA, NOAA to Discuss Solar Cycle Prediction During Media Teleconference

Thu, 09/10/2020 - 2:57pm
NASA and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) will discuss predictions for the upcoming solar cycle during a media teleconference at 1 p.m. EDT Tuesday, Sept. 15. Tracking the solar cycle is a key part of better understanding the Sun and mitigating its impacts on human technology and infrastructure.
Categories: Astronomy, NASA