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  1. Supernova Shock Waves, Neutron Stars And...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | RedOrbit

    Image Caption: A Chandra image of MSH 11-62, a supernova remnant about 16,000 light years from Earth. Credit: NASA/CXC/SAO/P.

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  2. Milky Way's Supermassive Black Hole May Be a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | RedOrbit

    The giant black hole at the center of the Milky Way may be producing mysterious particles called neutrinos . If confirmed, this would be the first time that scientists have traced neutrinos back to a black hole.

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  3. Exoplanet Mission Cleared For Next Development...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 9 | RedOrbit

    NASA has officially confirmed the Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite mission, clearing it to move forward into the development phase. This marks a significant step for the TESS mission, which would search the entire sky for planets outside our solar system, known as exoplanets .

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  4. coronal mass ejectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | RedOrbit

    Image Caption: NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory provided the outer image of a coronal mass ejection on May 9, 2014. The IRIS spacecraft.

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  5. NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory Finds Planet...Read the original story

    Sep 16, 2014 | RedOrbit

    Image Caption: A new study from NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory shows that a giant exoplanet, WASP-18b, is making the star that it orbits very closely act much older than it actually is. This artist's illustration depicts WASP-18b and its star, which are about 330 light years away.

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  6. Spitzer's SPLASH Project Dives Deep For GalaxiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | RedOrbit

    Image Caption: Scientists "fish" for galaxies in this playful, digitally altered photo. The researchers are part of a program called SPLASH, which is using NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope to dive deep into the cosmic sea and find some of the most remote galaxies known.

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  7. Small Asteroid To Safely Pass Close To Earth...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | RedOrbit

    Image Caption: This graphic depicts the passage of asteroid 2014 RC past Earth on September 7, 2014. At time of closest approach, the space rock will be about one-tenth the distance from Earth to the moon.

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  8. NASA's Chandra Observatory Searches For Trigger Of Nearby SupernovaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2014 | RedOrbit

    Image Caption: New data from NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory has provided stringent constraints on the environment around one of the closest supernovas discovered in decades.

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  9. Astronaut Mike Massimino Departs NASA for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2014 | RedOrbit

    After almost two decades with NASA, including two space shuttle missions, astronaut Mike Massimino left the space agency Monday for a full-time position with Columbia University in New York.

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  10. Transiting Exoplanet With Longest Known Year...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2014 | RedOrbit

    Image Caption: This artist's conception shows the Uranus-sized exoplanet Kepler-421b, which orbits an orange, type K star about 1,000 light-years from Earth.

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  11. NASA's Roadmap To Finding Life Beyond EarthRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2014 | RedOrbit

    Image Caption: The James Webb Space Telescope will be one of the primary instruments scientists use to continue the search for planets outside our Solar System.

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  12. First Year In Space For NASA's IRIS Solar...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2014 | RedOrbit

    On June 27, 2013, NASA's newest solar observatory was launched into orbit around Earth.

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  13. Spitzer Spies An Odd, Tiny AsteroidRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 | RedOrbit

    Image Caption: Observations from NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope reveal new information about the structure of 2011 MD, a small asteroid being considered by NASA for its proposed Asteroid Redirect Mission, or ARM.

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  14. Two Planets Are Due To Be Eaten By Their StarRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2014 | RedOrbit

    Image Caption: In this artist's conception, the doomed world Kepler-56b is being tidally shredded and consumed by its aging host star.

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  15. Potential Life On Red-Dwarf Planets May Be...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2014 | RedOrbit

    Image Caption: This artist's conception shows a hypothetical alien world orbiting a red dwarf star.

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  16. ditch the soap and waterRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2014 | RedOrbit

    While recent research has concluded that using soap containing antimicrobial ingredients could be doing more harm than good, one New York Times Magazine journalist's experiments with products that replace traditional cleaning compounds with bacteria treatments have reportedly left her skin softer and smoother than ever before.

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