Space News Archive - February 28, 2007
Scientists were startled when they discovered in 2004 that the center of our galaxy is emitting gamma rays with energies in the tens of trillions of electronvolts.
Are bigger bones stronger bones? Not necessarily, according to a recent NASA study that seeks to ensure healthy bones in astronauts.
Launched from Kourou in French Guiana on the night of 28 February 2002, ESAâ€™s Envisat spacecraft marks its fifth year in space.
NASA's New Horizon's space probe was pointed toward Pluto and the frozen, sunless reaches of the solar system on a nine-year journey after getting a gravity boost Wednesday from Jupiter.
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- In medicine, cauterization.