Huge wave in Venus’ clouds changes the length of a day

Huge wave in Venus’ clouds changes the length of a day

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Japan’s asteroid probe just arrived at a massive space rock, and now it gets...

Back in 2014, Japan’s space program JAXA launched an asteroid probe that had a long journey ahead of it. The spacecraft, called Hayabusa...
Curiosity Rover Takes First Bite of ‘Clay-Bearing Unit’ on Mars

Curiosity Rover Takes First Bite of ‘Clay-Bearing Unit’ on Mars

NASA’s Curiosity rover is still kicking around...
NASA spends $1 billion for a launch tower that leans, may only be used once

NASA spends $1 billion for a launch tower that leans, may only be used...

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Colossal asteroid will approach Earth on Friday, but we’ll be fine

NASA is always keeping an eye on space rocks that get anywhere near Earth, and 2019 has been a relatively calm year in...

Parkinson’s breakthrough could come from mind-controlling wasp venom

Getting stung by an emerald cockroach wasp isn’t a fun time, especially if you’re one of the cockroaches that the wasp is notorious...

NASA’s mission to ‘Touch the Sun’ just reached its first major milestone with close...

It’s been a busy month for the Parker Solar Probe which, if you haven’t been keeping track, is currently moving faster than any...

The Quest to Make California’s Weed the Champagne of Cannabis

What’s in a name? For champagne, it’s the expectation of excellence and at the very least, bubbles. It’s even protected by law: To...