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Remastered images of the icy moon Europa


NASA/JPL has remastered early 1990s images of the the Jupiter moon Europa taken by the Galileo spacecraft.

The new image more …

Philae lands on comet


As as been widely reported already, the mini space lander Philae has landed on Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko. The named part …

More stars are wanderers


It seems like there are more stars wandering around the universe somewhat aimlessly than we ever realised.  These stars, variously …

Stunning pics of Earth from space


Here is a collection of stunning pics taken by Commander Chris Hadfield while on board the International Space Station. These …

Smart phones to monitor cosmic rays

 Scientists at University of California are trying to develop a way to use cameras in smart phones to detect cosmic rays from …


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