1 Published by Tony Darnell on 24th Feb, 2017
NASA announces the discovery of seven Earth-sized worlds in orbit around the star known as TRAPPIST-1, a star that is cool enough that liquid water may be present. But can life really exist on these worlds?
1 Published by Tony Darnell on 23rd Feb, 2017
NASA's Curiosity rover certainly has uncovered unusual features of Mars.
1 Published by Tony Darnell on 17th Feb, 2017
Is the Trump administration looking into a possible Hubble Servicing Mission?; and the Juno spacecraft around Jupiter will stay right where it is for the rest of the mission.
1 Published by Tony Darnell on 16th Feb, 2017
The Hubble Space Telescope, one of the greatest scientific instruments of all time, is well into its second quarter-century of successful operation with years of exciting results ahead.
0 Published by Tony Darnell on 10th Feb, 2017
Astronomers find evidence of a new class of black holes; a bridge of stars between the large and small Magellanic Clouds; new method for detecting some of the faintest galaxies in the early universe.
0 Published by Tony Darnell on 9th Feb, 2017
Hot Jupiters are gas giant planets, somewhat similar to Saturn or Jupiter, but instead, they orbit very close to their host stars with orbital periods of less than 10 days. Join us as we discuss these strange exoplanets w/ astronomers from Princeton