The “Space to Ground” web series, available every Friday, features a short wrap-up of the week’s activities aboard the International Space Station that showcases the diversity of activities taking place aboard the world’s only orbiting laboratory. 36 more words
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NASA telescope WISE discovers news stars and other things but no “Nemesis”.
Previous posts described getting things set up to analyse the light curve data from the Kepler mission. Now it’s time to do something with the data and the first task is to create an index of the celestial object identifiers and the files they appear in. 470 more words
After searching hundreds of millions of objects across our sky, NASA’s Wide-Field Infrared Survey Explorer (WISE) has turned up no evidence of the hypothesized celestial body in our solar system commonly dubbed “Planet X.” 109 more words