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ESAs Exoplanet Mission CHEOPS is Ready for Launch

29th Mar, 2019 - 1936 views

Space Fan News is Sponsored by OPT Telescopes and Patreon Patrons: https://bit.ly/2SwhmVB In this episode, the European Space Agency revealed earlier this month that the upcoming CHEOPS mission designed to study the structure of exoplanets smaller t

Standard Sirens To The Rescue LIGO Gets An Upgrade

6th Mar, 2019 - 2489 views

Space Fan News is Sponsored by OPT Telescopes and Patreon Patrons: https://bit.ly/2SwhmVB The LIGO gravitational observatory collaboration receives new funding to upgrade it’s amazing facilities. This should allow astronomers to get more informat

NASA Selects SPHEREx to Study the Early Universe

22nd Feb, 2019 - 2802 views

Space Fan News is Sponsored by OPT Telescopes and Patreon Patrons: https://bit.ly/2SwhmVB In this episode, NASA has added a really cool new mission that will explore the early universe and it is designed to help astronomers understand how our univer

Star Forming Where Planet Should Be

16th Feb, 2019 - 3671 views

Space Fan News is Sponsored by OPT Telescopes and Patreon Patrons: https://bit.ly/2SwhmVB In this episode, astronomers using the Atacama Large Millimeter/Submillimeter Array have discovered a star forming in a brand new solar system in a spot where

Andromeda Galaxy Collision Revised by ESAs Gaia Spacecraft

9th Feb, 2019 - 9471 views

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Premier Camera WFC3 Goes Offline On Hubble Space Telescope

11th Jan, 2019 - 2542 views

Space Fan News is Sponsored by OPT Telescopes and Patreon Patrons: https://bit.ly/2SwhmVB Earlier this week, NASA posted an alert stating that on January 8, the premier camera on the Hubble Space Telescope experienced an anomaly, raising fears (at l