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Scientists have developed a 3-D computer model of V745 Sco, a binary star system with a red giant star and a white dwarf.
Outbursts from a Double Star System
As the wildfire rages in Southern California, an instrument aboard the space station was able to measure its heat and smoke.
NASA's ECOSTRESS Monitors California's Apple Fire From Space
Curiosity has seen a lot since Aug. 5, 2012, when it first set its wheels inside the basin of Gale Crater.
8 Martian Postcards to Celebrate Curiosity's Landing Anniversary
Lucy will fly by seven different Trojan asteroids that are orbiting the same distance from the Sun as Jupiter.
NASA's Lucy Mission Passes Critical Mission Milestone
The SpaceX Crew Dragon splashed down under parachutes in the Gulf of Mexico on Sunday.
Astronauts Splash Down after First Commercial Crew Flight to ISS
Scientists have developed a new model that predicted seven out of nine of the Sun’s biggest recent flares.
NASA Sun Data Helps New Model Predict Big Solar Flares
Researchers have designed an ambitious observing program that will conduct some of Webb's first scientific observations.
NASA's Webb Telescope Will Study Jupiter, Its Rings, and Two Intriguing Moons
Star cluster NGC 2203 has helped astronomers puzzle together the lifetimes of stars.
Hubble Peeks at Stellar Treats
The second to last piece of hardware for the Artemis I test flight around the Moon has arrived at Kennedy Space Center.
Key Connection for Artemis I Arrives at Kennedy
NASA and SpaceX will make a decision on a primary splashdown target approximately 6 hours before undocking Saturday.
NASA and SpaceX Remain GO for Splashdown
The Suomi NPP satellite is providing visible imagery and the Aqua satellite is providing temperature information on the tropical system.
NASA-NOAA Satellites Tracks Isaias
NASA's Mars 2020 Perseverance rover mission is on its way to the Red Planet to search for signs of ancient life and collect samples to send back to Earth.
Perseverance Rover Mission Launches to Mars