Exoplanets

TESS planet hunter gifts NASA two new exoplanets

TESS planet hunter gifts NASA two new exoplanets

1 day ago   |   SlashGear   |   3 articles

The Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite has shared its first observations with NASA, revealing the existence of two exoplanets previously unknown to researchers. The...
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NASA's planet hunter satellite gets first hit in its search for another Earth

NASA's planet hunter satellite gets first hit in its search for another Earth

1 day ago   |   Digital Trends   |   3 articles

NASA's planet hunter satellite TESS has discovered a new Earth-like planet. At only 62 light-years distant, the new find is much closer than the Kepler Mission's 2015 exoplanet...
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Planet-hunting TESS Spacecraft Has Already Spotted 2 Exoplanets

Planet-hunting TESS Spacecraft Has Already Spotted 2 Exoplanets

1 day ago   |   ExtremeTech   |   3 articles

The Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite only started operating over the summer, but NASA reports it has already spotted two potential exoplanets.
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Three NASA missions return first-light data

1 day ago   |   Phys.org   |   2 articles

NASA's continued quest to explore our solar system and beyond received a boost of new information this week with three key missions proving not only that they are up and...
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Astronomers Find Exoplanet In the Same Place as Star Trek's Vulcan

Astronomers Find Exoplanet In the Same Place as Star Trek's Vulcan

3 days ago   |   ExtremeTech

New observations have revealed a planet in orbit of 40 Eridani A - our very own real-life Vulcan. The presence of pointy-eared aliens with green blood is not yet confirmed.
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Elea - Episode 1

3 days ago   |   Metacritic

In 2073, Earth was struck by a horrid childhood disease and Elea?s husband joins an expedition to colonize Solace, a habitable exoplanet, to save humanity from extinction. The...
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NASA's New Planet-Hunter TESS Beams 'First Light' Image to Earth

3 days ago   |   Space

NASA's Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite , which launched in April to search for alien worlds orbiting stars relatively close to the sun, has beamed home its first science...
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Scientists Say Closest Exoplanet Could Be Habitable After All

Scientists Say Closest Exoplanet Could Be Habitable After All

4 days ago   |   ExtremeTech

While Proxima Centauri b was in the habitable zone around its star, astronomers expressed skepticism it actually was habitable. Now, a new analysis suggests we may have been...
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NASA's planet-hunting TESS spacecraft captures 'first light' image

NASA's planet-hunting TESS spacecraft captures 'first light' image

4 days ago   |   Engadget   |   3 articles

Back in May, one of the cameras on NASA's Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite snapped a two-second test exposure to make sure that it works. It was but a taste of what we can...
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NASA Has Good News About Exoplanet Proxima b

NASA Has Good News About Exoplanet Proxima b

4 days ago   |   Geek   |   3 articles

In the two years since astronomers confirmed the existence of an Earth-like planet just outside the Solar System, scientists have scrambled to determine Proxima b's...
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Huawei confident the Kirin 980 will outpace Apple's A12 Bionic

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L'ANSSI partage le code source de Clip OS, un système d'exploitation sécurisé

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Counterclockwise: the Apple iPhone makes history, Part 2

Counterclockwise: the Apple iPhone makes history, Part 2

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