NASAs Lucy Mission Snaps Stunning Views Of Earth And Moon On Its Way To Jupiter

NASAs Lucy Mission Snaps Stunning Views Of Earth And Moon On Its Way To Jupiter

NASA’s Lucy probe was launched in October 2021. NASA’s Lucy probe, a mission to a group of asteroids near Jupiter, flew past Earth on October 16 and took some stunning photos of our planet and the moon before retreating to deep space. Earlier this week, the American space agency released the images Lucy’s cameras took … Read more

Scientists Discover “Marshmallow World” In Deep Space

Scientists Discover “Marshmallow World” In Deep Space

There are still unexplained mysteries surrounding TOI-3757 b. Scientists are finding all sorts of weird worlds. They’ve now discovered a gas giant planet with the density of a marshmallow orbiting a cool red dwarf star located 580 light years from Earth. The planet, identified as TOI-3757 b, is the “fluffiest” ever found, according to the … Read more

Telescope shows dancing stars making beautiful ripples of dust | Life

Telescope shows dancing stars making beautiful ripples of dust |  Life

The amazing images produced so far by the James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) have captured the media. They are easy to find online; just search for James Webb Space Telescope pictures. A very interesting new one has just been released. It shows what looks rather like a fingerprint in space. To see it, look at … Read more

We’ve Found A ‘Marshmallow’ Planet That Would Float In A Bathtub, Say Scientists

We’ve Found A ‘Marshmallow’ Planet That Would Float In A Bathtub, Say Scientists

A gas giant exoplanet with the density of a marshmallow has been detected in orbit around a cool red … [+] dwarf star by the NASA-funded NEID radial-velocity instrument on the 3.5-meter WIYN Telescope at Kitt Peak National Observatory, a Program of NSF’s NOIRLab. The planet, named TOI-3757 b, is the fluffiest gas giant planet … Read more

wow! NASA finds water on Jupiter’s Europa moon; life possible?

wow!  NASA finds water on Jupiter’s Europa moon;  life possible?

The latest study suggests that the presence of water on Jupiter’s Moon Europa makes it habitable. Jupiter has four Galilean moons – Io, Europa, Ganymede, and Callisto. And in a surprising development, NASA’s scientists have found water on the surface of one of the smallest of the four Galilean moons orbiting Jupiter. This study has … Read more

Psychedelic New Image From NASA’s Visit To Europa Last Week Is Just One Of Some Beautiful Art Inspired By Jupiter

Psychedelic New Image From NASA’s Visit To Europa Last Week Is Just One Of Some Beautiful Art Inspired By Jupiter

This highly stylized view of Jupiter’s icy moon Europa was created by reprocessing an image captured … [+] by JunoCam during the mission’s close flyby on Sept. 29. Image data: NASA/JPL-Caltech/SwRI/MSSS. Image processing: Kevin M. Gill / Fernando Garcia Navarro CC BY 2.0 In the wake of NASA’s Juno spacecraft’s incredibly close flyby of Jupiter’s … Read more

Psychedelic New Image From NASA’s Visit To Europa Last Week Is Just One Of Some Beautiful Art Inspired By Jupiter

Psychedelic New Image From NASA’s Visit To Europa Last Week Is Just One Of Some Beautiful Art Inspired By Jupiter

This highly stylized view of Jupiter’s icy moon Europa was created by reprocessing an image captured … [+] by JunoCam during the mission’s close flyby on Sept. 29. Image data: NASA/JPL-Caltech/SwRI/MSSS. Image processing: Kevin M. Gill / Fernando Garcia Navarro CC BY 2.0 In the wake of NASA’s Juno spacecraft’s incredibly close flyby of Jupiter’s … Read more

Humanity gets its closest look in 20 years at Jupiter’s moon Europa

Humanity gets its closest look in 20 years at Jupiter’s moon Europa

NASA’s Juno spacecraft has flown past Jupiter’s moon Europa, snapping images that it has now relayed back to Earth for public viewing. 5 Taken by NASA’s Juno spacecraft on September 29, 2022. VIEW GALLERY – 5 IMAGES The fly-by of Jupiter’s sixth largest moon was conducted on September 29, 2022, and during Juno’s closest approach … Read more

Video Shows Incredible 3D Animation of Jupiter’s “Frosted Cupcake” Clouds

Video Shows Incredible 3D Animation of Jupiter’s “Frosted Cupcake” Clouds

Researchers used JunoCam data to build digital elevation maps of cloud tops. A group of scientists recently used NASA’s Juno spacecraft to produce stunning 3D renders to simulate how Jupiter’s raging storms would appear from space. A short video, shared on YouTube by Europlanet, revealed delicately textured swirls and peaks that researchers said resembled the … Read more

How to see Jupiter as it makes its closest approach to Earth in 59 years – National

How to see Jupiter as it makes its closest approach to Earth in 59 years – National

Stargazers looking to the sky Monday night will be able to clearly spot Jupiter as it reaches its closest point to Earth in 59 years. In fact, NASA says the gas giant’s banding and several of its moons should be visible with a good pair of binoculars. Stargazers: Jupiter will make its closest approach to … Read more