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Universe, Earth, Sun
Feb 12, 2018

In collaboration with NASA, the National Informal STEM Education Network (NISE Net) is pleased to offer eligible institutions the opportunity to... Read more

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An ice glacier.
Earth, Climate Change, Ice
Feb 16, 2018

Last year was a record-breaking one for Operation IceBridge, NASA’s aerial survey of the state of polar ice. Read more

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An artist illustration of the TESS satellite.
Universe, Exoplanets
Feb 16, 2018

NASA’s next planet-hunting mission has arrived in Florida to begin preparations for launch. Read more

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stars, galaxies and lensed galaxies
Universe, Stars
Feb 16, 2018

This image from the Hubble Space Telescope shows the galaxy cluster PLCK G004.5-19.5. Read more

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Chandra Deep Field-South.
Universe
Feb 15, 2018

The biggest black holes in the Universe are growing faster than the rate of stars being formed in their galaxies, according to two new studies using... Read more

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four part image with globes of neptune over BW closeups
Solar System, Planets of Our Solar System
Feb 15, 2018

Three billion miles away on the farthest known major planet in our solar system, an ominous, dark storm – once big enough to stretch across the... Read more

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Solar System, Mars
Feb 15, 2018

NASA’s Jim Green and bestselling author Andy Weir explore the fascinating intersection of science and science fiction. Read more

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Photo of coral reef
Earth
Feb 13, 2018

Coral reefs are some of the most diverse ecosystems on Earth. Known as the “rainforests of the sea,” they are home to more than a quarter of all... Read more

animation of SDO observations of Earth transit
Sun
Feb 13, 2018

On Sunday, Feb. 11, 2018, NASA’s Solar Dynamics Observatory, or SDO, saw a total solar eclipse in space when Earth crossed its view of the Sun. Also known as a transit, Earth’s passage was brief,... Read more

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Photo of hybrid array
Universe
Feb 12, 2018

NASA is part of an international team developing a cutting edge microcalorimeter X-ray camera that will provide extraordinarily detailed information... Read more