NASA Scientists Discover 715 Additional Planets – Guardian Liberty Voice

Guardian Liberty VoiceThere is further proof of inhabitable planets in the galaxy. Using data from, NASA announced Wednesday that data from the Kepler space telescope enabled scientists to discover 715…

Kepler’s comeback? New K2 mission could chase wilder targets – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesDon’t call it a comeback just yet. Astronomers mourned the Kepler Space Telescope after it was crippled last year. But NASA’s planet hunter may be getting a second…

NASA confirms 715 planets outside solar system – USA TODAY

USA TODAYSuddenly we’re rolling in planets. Wednesday, scientists confirmed discovery of a whopping 715 new planets orbiting stars other than our own sun, nearly doubling the number of such planets…

Planet bonanza! Refined technique for planet ID nearly doubles total. (+video) – Christian Science Monitor

Christian Science MonitorAstronomers have uncovered 715 previously unannounced planets after using a new technique for sifting through the first two years’ worth of data from NASA’s Kepler mission. Skip to…

HABITABLE orbit PLANETS FOUND among 715 new worlds – Register

RegisterBoffins working with the Kepler space telescope have verified the existence of 715 planets in what is the project’s largest mass-discovery to date. “This is the largest windfall of planets,…

NASA discovers 715 new planets – CNN

CNN(CNN) — Our galactic neighborhood just got a lot bigger. NASA on Wednesday announced the discovery of 715 new planets, by far the biggest batch of planets ever unveiled at…

Kepler confirms a whopping 715 new planets – EarthSky

EarthSkyKepler confirms a whopping 715 new planets. Some of the new worlds are similar in size to Earth and orbit in the habitable zone of their parent stars. Years ago,…

NASA Kepler telescope discovers 715 new planets – Sydney Morning Herald

Sydney Morning HeraldNASA has announced a torrent of new planet discoveries, hailing a “bonanza” of 715 worlds now known outside the solar system thanks to the Kepler space telescope’s planet-hunting…

NASA Kepler telescope doubles number of known planets outside solar system – Washington Post

Washington PostTo the list of planets orbiting distant stars, add another 715. That’s the number of planets, strewn among 305 planetary systems, popping out of the observational data from NASA’s…

NASA oversight led to spacewalker’s near drowning, panel finds – Reuters

ReutersCAPE CANAVERAL, Florida (Reuters) – A panel investigating an astronaut’s near drowning during a spacewalk outside the International Space Station in July found that his spacesuit leaked during an earlier…

US space telescope spots 715 more planets – Reuters

ReutersCAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. Feb 26 (Reuters) – Scientists added a record 715 more planets to the list of known worlds beyond the solar system, boosting the overall tally to nearly…

Astronaut Nearly Drowned in Space Due to NASA’s Poor Communication … – ABC News

ABC NewsNASA admitted today that Italian astronaut Luca Parmitano nearly drowned during his July 16 spacewalk last year because information about a previous water leak didn’t make its way up…

NASA could have prevented near-drowning of astronaut during July spacewalk … – Fox News

Fox NewsNASA officials admitted the near-drowning of an astronaut on a spacewalk last summer could have been prevented, investigators said in a report issued Wednesday. That’s the conclusion of an…

Diving Into Kepler Data, Astronomers Discover Hundreds of Planets – New York Times

New York TimesKepler’s view of the sky taken in 2009. Its mission was to hunt for exoplanets among the approximately 4.5 million stars pictured here. Credit NASA/Ames/JPL-Caltech. the main story.…

Southern California Prepares for One-Two Storm Punch – NBC Southern California

NBC Southern CaliforniaThe wildfire scorched nearly 38 square miles of the Santa Monica Mountains as it burned from the edges of suburban homes down to the beach about 50 miles…

LADEE Sends Images Of Lunar Surface Home For The First Time (LINK) – Headlines & Global News

Headlines & Global NewsThe LADEE mission sent pictures of the lunar back to Earth taken that were taken with onboard camera systems called “star trackers.” The star trackers are meant…

NASA moon dust probe LADEE relays first images home – State Column

State ColumnNASA has released the first five images sent back by it’s lunar atmosphere proble LADEE. The State Column, Justin Beach | February 18, 2014. Tweet. NASA has released the…

NASA probe beams Its 1st lunar photos to Earth – Fox News

Fox NewsNASA’s newest moon probe has beamed its view of the lunar surface back to Earth for the first time. The Lunar Atmosphere and Dust Environment Explorer spacecraft (called LADEE…

Strange ribbon of energy at the edge of solar system – Northern Voices Online

Northern Voices OnlineA strange ribbon of energy and particles has been found by the NASA spacecraft. And its detection has turned up into a crucial source of understanding things for…

Asteroid to hurtle past the Earth at 27000 mph – Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.ukA ‘potentially hazardous’ asteroid which is three times the size of a football pitch and travelling at 27,000 miles an hour will pass close to Earth on Monday night. Although…

Mars ‘Jelly Doughnut’ Mystery Solved: It’s Just A Rock, NASA Says – Ktoo

KtooThis composite image provided by NASA shows before-and-after images taken by the Opportunity rover on Mars of a patch of ground taken on Dec. 26, 2013, showing the “Pinnacle Island”…

NASA solves mystery of Mars ‘doughnut’ rock – Sydney Morning Herald

Sydney Morning HeraldNASA scientists have finally been able to explain the origin of the mysterious rock shaped like a jelly doughnut that appeared near the rover Opportunity in early January.…

Mystery of Mars ‘doughnut rock’ solved – Business Standard

Business StandardScientists have found that the mysterious rock resembling a jelly doughnut discovered on the red planet is a piece of a larger rock broken and moved by the wheel…

New rover camera may advance search for alien life – Business Standard

Business StandardThe next NASA rover to Mars or another planet may be quipped with a new “do-it-all” camera that can identify, photograph and even analyse patches of soil or rocks…

NASA Obtains New Information About Galactic Magnetic Field – Guardian Liberty Voice

Guardian Liberty VoiceNASA obtains new information about galactic magnetic field after comparing notes between observatories on Earth and the Interstellar Boundary Explorer (IBEX) craft regarding the direction of incoming high…

NASA Spacecraft Discovers Strange Magnetic ‘Ribbon’ At Edge Of Solar System – International Business Times

International Business TimesCosmic ray intensities (left) compared with predictions from IBEX (right). The blue area represents regions of lower fluxes of cosmic rays. The gray and white lines separate regions…

NASA’s IBEX Helps Find A Cosmic Roadmap To Galactic Magnetic Field – The Utah People’s Post

The Utah People’s PostNASA’s spacecraft Interstellar Boundary Explorer (IBEX), which was launched the previous year, was the first to help paint a picture of the magnetic system beyond the solar…

‘Jelly Doughnut’ Rock Mystery Solved: NASA Says Opportunity Did Not Witness … – University Herald

University HeraldJelly Donut Rock (Photo : Mars Exploration Rover Mission, Cornell, JPL, NASA) The scientist who filed the lawsuit against NASA argues the rock was there the whole time and…

Strange Ribbon is a ‘Roadmap in the Sky’ for the Interstellar Magnetic Field, say … – French Tribune

French TribuneA NASA spacecraft was the first to spot a strange ribbon of energy and particles at the edge of the solar system. Scientists have said that it appears to…

Mystery of Mars ‘doughnut rock’ solved – CNN

CNN(CNN) — The “jelly doughnut” rock that seemed to appear out of nowhere on Mars last month did not fall out of an extraterrestrial pastry box. The rock had been…

‘Doughnut’ Rock Mystery Of Mars Solved: NASA – The Almagest

The AlmagestDo you remember the jelly doughnut-shaped rock that was seen earlier in an image of Mars? It was a mystery until now, but it has been solved. NASA scientists…

‘The Mystery of the Martian Doughnut’ solved by NASA sleuths – Register

RegisterNASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory says it has solved the mystery of a doughnut-shaped rock that appeared in front of its Opportunity Mars rover in January. Mars doughnut. Before and after…

No Evidence of Coffee Break on Mars – New York Times

New York TimesThe patch of ground on Mars on Dec. 26, left, and the same spot on Jan. 8, with the rock that some have compared to a doughnut. NASA,…

T-Mobile will soon let Jump customers upgrade as often as they want – TechRadar UK

TechRadar UKThe carrier war continues to heat up, as T-Mobile has confirmed that its Jump plans are about to see some critical changes. T-Mobile Jump customers will now be able…

London and New York storms are now COMBINING: Meteorologists say two … – Daily Mail

Daily MailA storm that dumped heavy snow and ice across the east coast of the United States this week is the very same weather system that battered southern parts of…