Tag: NASA

Dawn over Vesta

Today’s APOD (Astronomy picture of the day) is of Vesta, a rocky asteroid named after the Roman goddess of home and hearth. Vesta is the second most massive
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Space news

Lots of cool stuff going on in the skies this week. There’s a new red spot on Jupiter indicating the previously white storm clouds have begun to spun
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The moon in Hi Def

You may already know that Japan’s Kaguya spacecraft is orbiting the moon right now taking hi definition images of the surface looking for evidence of frozen water, and
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