Astronomy

04.27.16
NASA gets new Dragon capsule training simulators this year
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NASA gets new Dragon capsule training simulators this year

The touchscreen systems will train astronauts on every phase of ISS supply missions.

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04.01.16
Unique white dwarf will help clarify what happens to dying stars
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Unique white dwarf will help clarify what happens to dying stars

With an atmosphere made of oxygen, it's the first of its kind. And a mystery.

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03.29.16
Amateur astronomers caught a Jupiter impact on camera
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Amateur astronomers caught a Jupiter impact on camera

An asteroid or comet smacked into the gas giant, and there's telescope video to prove it.

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03.03.16
The Hubble has seen farther back in time than ever before
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The Hubble has seen farther back in time than ever before

The space telescope spotted a star from just 400 million years after the Big Bang.

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