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TELESCOPE NEWS

James Webb Space Telescope reaches orbital destination a million miles from Earth

January 25, 2022 11:26 am

We’re one step closer to uncovering the mysteries of the universe, NASA Administrator Bill Nelson said.

James Webb Space Telescope: NASA begins mirror alignment process

January 13, 2022 2:58 pm

Consisting of 18 hexagonal segments of gold-plated beryllium metal, the primary mirror measures 21 feet 4 inches (6.5 m) in diameter.

Watch: Astronomers capture giant star’s death throes

January 07, 2022 6:12 pm

“It’s like watching a ticking time bomb,” said senior author Raffaella Margutti.

‘Webb telescope will certainly search for Earth-like planets’: Project scientist

December 10, 2021 9:21 pm

In an interview with indianexpress.com, Dr. Knicole Colón, James Webb Space Telescope Deputy Project Scientist for Exoplanet Science, explains how the mission will study exoplanets and their atmospheres.

NASA launches new x-ray observatory to explore universe’s most extreme, mysterious objects

December 10, 2021 10:12 am

SpaceX launched the spacecraft on its $214 million mission from Kennedy Space Center.

In Chile's Atacama desert, stargazers search for alien life and 'dark energy'

November 02, 2021 12:31 pm

Leopoldo Infante, director of the Las Campanas observatory said the new giant telescope would be able to detect organic molecules in the atmosphere of distant planets.

Fact check: Did aliens send radio signals from outside the solar system?

October 14, 2021 3:47 pm

The researchers said that they had discovered radio signals from 19 distant red dwarf stars or M dwarfs.

When north met south: Photographers capture trippy night sky

September 17, 2021 7:06 pm

Petr Horálek and Juan Carlos Casado captured the night sky and digitally stitched them together.

Moon-forming region seen around planet in another solar system

July 23, 2021 12:55 pm

The orange-colored star PDS 70, roughly the same mass as our sun, is about 5 million years old and 370 light years away from Earth.

CHIME telescope processes 7 terabits per second

June 10, 2021 12:45 am

Astronomers prepare first-of-its-kind catalogue of 535 fast radio bursts detected in a year

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