Day: April 25, 2019

Biomedical and Botany Research Today as Station Preps for Sixth Spacecraft

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ISS – Expedition 59 Mission patch. April 25, 2019 Vein scans and eye checks were on the schedule today as the Expedition 59 crew continues ongoing biomedical studies. The International Space Station is also getting ready to host a sixth spacecraft when it arrives next week. Scientists have been observing the space residents all week […]

Next-Generation NASA Instrument Advanced to Study the Atmospheres of Uranus and Neptune

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NASA – Galileo Mission patch. April 25, 2019 Much has changed technologically since NASA�s Galileo mission dropped a probe into Jupiter�s atmosphere to investigate, among other things, the heat engine driving the gas giant�s atmospheric circulation. A NASA scientist and his team at the Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland, are taking advantage of […]

Latest Hubble Measurements Suggest Disparity in Hubble Constant Calculations is not a Fluke

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ESA – Hubble Space Telescope logo. 25 April 2019 LHA 120-N11 in the Large Magellanic Cloud Hubble�s measurements of today�s expansion rate do not match the rate that was expected based on how the Universe appeared shortly after the Big Bang over 13 billion years ago. Using new data from the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope, […]

The first Chinese on the Moon in ten years?

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CLEP – China Lunar Exploration Program logo. April 25, 2019 Beijing aims to build a scientific research station in the regions of the South Pole of the Moon in about ten years. Taikonauts on the Moon in 2029? (Photo-montage, illustation) Image Credits: NASA/Apollo 11 The announcement comes as China has achieved in January a world […]