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Boeing: NASA’s SLS rocket for Artemis missions to the Moon

NASA's highly delayed and expensive SLS (Space Launch System) rocket has just entered a new stage of development. The agency has just announced an extension of the contract to Boeing,...

Astronomers found counter-rotating discs in a supermassive black hole

Scientists have discovered in the galaxy NGC 1068 two gas-dust tori around a central supermassive black hole, and found that they rotate in opposite...

ESA finalizes parachutes for ExoMars 2020

ESA experts finalized the parachute system for the ExoMars 2020, which trials failed twice. Parachute bags and stowage were replaced. Also, the European Space Agency has...

Gravity lens for the first time helped X-ray observations

A new study from renowned Astronomers managed to find an X-ray-bright galaxy from the young Universe, whose light was amplified by the gravity of...

No differences Found between Borisov’s interstellar and Solar System comets

The first interstellar comet 2I / Borisov turned out to be surprisingly similar to the long-period comets of the solar system, astronomers found out,...

Voyagers helped determine the speed of sound in the heliospheric mantle

Two apparatuses of the Voyager program determined the plasma pressure and the speed of sound in the heliospheric mantle, where the solar wind gradually...

Saturn bypassed Jupiter in the number of satellites

Astronomers have discovered 20 new satellites of Saturn, making this gas giant a champion in the solar system in the number of known satellites...

Scientists recorded extended linear structures of hydrogen

Scientists from Japan, Europe, and the United States directly recorded extended linear structures of hydrogen that stretch between galaxies in the distant proto-cluster. Researchers...

Extragalactic neutrino explained by collisions in a blazar jet

Astrophysicists have identified features in the structure of the TX-0506 + 056 blazar jet, the only identified extragalactic source of neutrinos. It turned out that...

Call for Artemis Lunar Landers: on the Moon, to Mars and...

NASA wants to bring the first woman to the moon by 2024, wants to establish a stable position by 2028 and finally wants to build...