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    NASA’s Parker Solar Probe blasts off on epic journey to ‘touch the Sun’

    CAPE CANAVERAL –  NASA’s Parker Solar Probe has blasted off from Cape Canaveral Air Force station on its historic mission to the Sun. The probe lit up the night sky as it blasted off at 3:31 a.m. EDT. “It was a really clean launch,” Dr. Thomas Zurbuchen, associate administrator for NASA’s Science Mission Directorate, told reporters. […] More

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    NASA’s Parker Solar Probe launch scrubbed, rescheduled for Sunday

    The eagerly anticipated launch of NASA’s Parker Solar Probe was scrubbed early Saturday when delays on the launch pad ate away at the spacecraft’s 65-minute window to blast off to the sun. Crowds had gathered at Kennedy Space Center in Florida to see the Solar Probe embark on its incredible journey from nearby Cape Canaveral […] More

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    NASA’s Parker Solar Probe set to ‘touch the Sun’ on historic mission

    Illustration of NASA’s Parker Solar Probe in front of the Sun (Credits: NASA/Johns Hopkins APL/Steve Gribben) CAPE CANAVERAL –  NASA is set to launch its Parker Solar Probe Saturday on a historic mission that will “touch the Sun.” The solar probe will be the first spacecraft to fly through the Sun’s corona, the outermost part […] More

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    Audio reveals creepy details of UFO mystery

    In 1966, over 300 children and staff from a Melbourne school reportedly witnessed multiple UFOs silently flying through the sky before landing in a nearby field.   It is the largest mass UFO sighting in Australia, yet hardly anything was reported on it at the time. Over the years, there have been differing reports about […] More

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    Massive glowing ‘rogue’ planet spotted ‘drifting’ in space

    Artist’s conception of SIMP J01365663+0933473, an object with 12.7 times the mass of Jupiter, but a magnetic field 200 times more powerful than Jupiter’s. This object is 20 light-years from Earth. Credit: Caltech/Chuck Carter; NRAO/AUI/NSF A massive glowing “rogue” planetary-mass object has been discovered, surprising scientists with not only its size, but also the fact […] More

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    Mystery swirls around damaged 1881 time capsule

    The mysterious 1881 time capsule (Pilgrim Hall Museum) The contents of a 19th-century time capsule uncovered in Plymouth, Mass. continue to be shrouded in mystery. Roughly the size of a lunchbox, the time capsule was placed beneath the granite staircase of Coles Hill when it was built in 1881. A national historic landmark, Coles Hill […] More

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    We need to keep looking for aliens, scientists tell senators

    An artist’s conception of what the surface of Europa might look like. Credit: NASA Four scientists made the case yesterday (Aug. 1) to a panel of senators that Congress should continue to fund NASA’s search for life beyond Earth. Only one of those scientists was affiliated directly with NASA, and the hearing touched on a broader […] More

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    Extremely rare blue diamonds lurk deep in Earth’s core

    The rarest diamonds on Earth were forged hundreds of miles below its surface, scientists announced on Thursday. A team of geologists and gemologists from Australia and the U.S. analyzed 46 blue diamonds, including one from South Africa that sold for $25 million in 2016, to determine that the precious gems are formed at depths of […] More

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