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Later today, the MESSENGER spacecraft will have completed 1,000 Earth days of flight operations in orbit around Mercury.
NASA’s MESSENGER spacecraft helped snag a few images of comets ISON and Encke as they are making their way closer to Mercury and the Sun, where they will be much brighter and more readily visible to amateur astronomers.
Cell biologists at The Johns Hopkins University have teased apart two integral components of the machinery that causes cells to move.
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A group of Brigham and Women’s Hospital, and Harvard Stem Cell Institute researchers, and collaborators at MIT and Massachusetts General Hospital have found a way to use stem cells as drug delivery vehicles.
Only four days left to help OOUUFF move forward with their patented image embedding process. Waikiki, Honolulu, HI (PRWEB) September 19, 2013
With some inspiration by the Cassini team's plans to image the Earth on July 19, scientists working with NASA's MESSENGER spacecraft orbiting Mercury are preparing to catch the Earth in a series of images taken of natural satellites around the Sun's closest planet.
The Planet Mercury -- in astronomy, nearest planet to the sun, at a mean distance of 36 million mi (58 million km); its period of revolution is 88 days. Mercury passes through phases similar to those of the moon as it completes each revolution about the sun, although the visible disk varies in size with respect to its distance from the earth. Because its greatest elongation is 28, it is seen only for a short time after sunset or before sunrise. Since observation of Mercury is...
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