Space News Archive - June 29, 2007


Massive Jupiter is undergoing dramatic atmospheric changes that have never been seen before with the keen "eye" of NASA's Hubble Space Telescope.

NASA's Mars rover Opportunity is scheduled to begin a descent down a rock-paved slope into the Red Planet's massive Victoria Crater.

By Tom Buckham, The Buffalo News, N.Y. Jun. 29--To avoid Artpark's narrow access roads and crowded parking lots during the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra's Summerfest 2007 concert series, consider taking the bus.

A new inflatable, unmanned test module for a proposed private space station was launched into orbit Thursday aboard a Russian rocket, the U.S. company developing the technology said.

Word of the Day
  • Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
  • A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).
The word chomage comes into English from French.]