NASA dominated space and social media in 2016
The space agency was a big winner despite funding woes.
NASA has completed the $8.7 billion James Webb space telescope
Hubble's successor is ready for testing ahead of the October, 2018 launch.
NASA observes possible water geysers on Europa
The observation appears to confirm earlier sightings of water spewing from Jupiter's moon.
Three Earth-sized planets exist in the Aquarius constellation
Astronomers will begin studying them further come May 4th.
NASA installs the first mirror on the Hubble's replacement
When complete, the James Webb space telescope is expected to exceed the Hubble's power by an order of magnitude.
Researchers find new 'most distant' galaxy in the universe
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James Webb Space Telescope ready for its wings, on track for 2018 launch
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NASA to launch Hubble space telescope successor in 2018, will clean its room later
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