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on Jul 8, 2020 in: Videos

Preparing to explore the surface of the Moon goes well beyond designing and building safe spacecraft and spacesuits. Please visit OrbitalHub to read more...


on Jul 7, 2020 in: Videos

A near-Earth object (NEO) is any small Solar System body whose orbit brings it to proximity with Earth. Please visit OrbitalHub to read more...

KELT-9 b

on Jul 6, 2020 in: Videos

Located about 670 light-years away in the constellation Cygnus, KELT-9 b was discovered in 2017 because the planet passed in front of its star for a part of each orbit, an event called a transit. Please visit OrbitalHub to read more...

Sky Crane

on Jul 3, 2020 in: Videos

The sky crane consists of a bridle lowering the rover on three nylon tethers and an electrical cable carrying information and power between the descent stage and rover. Please visit OrbitalHub to read more...

Star Shadow

on Jul 2, 2020 in: Videos

In 2017, NASA's Hubble Space Telescope captured an image of a huge wing-shaped shadow cast by a fledgling star's unseen, planet-forming disk. Please visit OrbitalHub to read more...

SDO Decade

on Jul 1, 2020 in: Videos

As of June 2020, NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory — SDO — has now been watching the Sun non-stop for over a full decade. Please visit OrbitalHub to read more...

AU Micro

on Jun 30, 2020 in: Videos

NASA’s Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) and retired Spitzer Space Telescope have found a young Neptune-size world orbiting AU Microscopii. Please visit OrbitalHub to read more...

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