NASA Team Passes Major Technological Milestone for Characterizing Exoplanets
Tuesday, 5 September 2017 Greenbelt MD (SPX) Sep 04, 2017
NASA researchers say they have passed a major milestone in their quest to mature more powerful tools for directly detecting and analyzing the atmospheres of giant planets outside the solar system - one of the observational goals of NASA's proposed Wide-Field Infrared Space Telescope, also known as WFIRST. In tests conducted at the High-Contrast Imaging Testbed at NASA's Jet Propulsion Labo
NASA’s Cassini spacecraft set off for Saturn roughly two decades ago and has spent the last 13 years exploring the ringed planet and some of its many moons. On Friday, it is slated to put an end to both its mission and itself.
NASA’s Cassini spacecraft set off for Saturn roughly two decades...