Latest Space telescopes Stories
In an ambitious new project, NASA officials are looking to combine three of the agency’s most powerful space telescopes in what is being called the deepest probe of the universe ever attempted.
The European Space Agency (ESA) has delayed the launch of its Gaia mission due to a glitch found in another satellite already in orbit.
The European Space Agency's Gaia mission will be launching from Europe's spaceport in Kourou on November 20 with the goal of mapping out the stars in the universe like never before.
An international research team has created a map of the clouds that ensconce Kepler 7b, a distant planet outside our solar system. The studies' researchers said their findings are a step forward in determining which planets outside the solar system can host life.
After 10 years of orbiting the sun, the Spitzer Space Telescope has been repurposed to hunt for exoplanets outside of our solar system.
CERN, ESA, ESO and UNESCO in partnership with the Italian Institute of Astrophysics invite the public to Origins 2013, an exceptional event taking place simultaneously in Geneva, Paris and Bologna on European Researchers’ Night, 27 September.
Scientists are working on new tools to help detect whether or not life exists on planets far away from our solar system.
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