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NASA is targeting a new lunar rocket launch on Saturday after patches. Here’s what to expect – National | Globalnews.ca

NASA was aiming for a Saturday launch of its new moon rocket, after fixing fuel leaks and bypassing a bad motor sensor that thwarted the first try. The maiden flight of the 322ft (98m) rocket – the most powerful NASA has ever built – was delayed late into the countdown on Monday. Kennedy Space Center’s …

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WR140, a star that is in the constellation Cygnus and resides about 5,600 light-years from Earth, is surrounded by curved but oddly square rings that are colored red in the image that was shared on Twitter by citizen scientist Judy Schmidt

Mysterious concentric rings around a star in new James Webb Space Telescope image intrigue astronomers

NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope has observed oddly shaped concentric rings around a distant star that they can’t fully explain – with one scientist calling the image “bonkers”. WR140, a star that is in the constellation Cygnus and resides about 5,600 light-years from Earth, is surrounded by curved but oddly square rings that are colored …

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The Juno spacecraft observed the intricate colors and swirling patterns of Jupiter's clouds as it completed its 43rd close flyby on July 5, 2022

NASA’s Juno probe takes a stunning photo of Jupiter revealing the planet’s true colors

A NASA probe has captured stunning new images of Jupiter that show the gas giant in its “true colors”. The Juno spacecraft observed the intricate colors and swirling patterns of the planet’s clouds as it completed its 43rd close flyby on July 5. The raw images taken by the JunoCam instrument were made available to …

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You know NASA’s biggest rocket launches to the Moon on Monday morning, right? Here’s how to watch

NASA’s Space Launch System (SLS) will soar skyward at 8:33 a.m. EST on Monday, August 29, 2022. NASA/Ben Smegelsky Have you heard of the biggest rocket launch in human history? There’s almost no media coverage, but before breakfast on Monday, August 29, 2022, NASA’s Space Launch System (SLS) rocket will make its maiden voyage. It …

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The countdown begins for NASA’s Artemis 1 lunar mission and the maiden flight of the SLS mega-rocket

The countdown began Saturday for the inaugural launch of NASA’s new Space Launch System rocket on Monday on a long-awaited mission to send an unmanned Orion crew capsule around the moon and back. Charlie Blackwell-Thompson, NASA’s first female launch director, called her team to their stations in Kennedy Space Center’s Firing Room 1 and began …

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NASA’s Webb Telescope: Five jaw-dropping takeaways

(The Hill) – Since the first photos of NASA’s new James Webb in July, a steady stream of jaw-dropping images have been released by the groundbreaking telescope. The $10 billion James Webb Telescope, which replaced the aging Hubble Telescope and launched into space in December 2021, captured distant galaxies, blazing stars light years away and …

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What to know about Artemis 1, NASA’s first lunar mission in 50 years

NASA’s giant Space Launch System (SLS) rocket is about to blast off for a trip to the Moon, a mission the US space agency says will lay the foundation for a long-term presence on the lunar surface . The Artemis 1 mission is a critically important test flight. The launch, scheduled for Monday, will see …

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