Read more about the article Lucy begins 12-year mission to the Jupiter Trojan asteroids
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Lucy begins 12-year mission to the Jupiter Trojan asteroids

The Lucy space probe of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), successfully blasted off from Earth earlier today, to begin its record-breaking 12-year long mission. The spacecraft blasted off…

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Read more about the article Lucy spacecraft ready to begin 12-year long mission to the Jupiter Trojans
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Lucy spacecraft ready to begin 12-year long mission to the Jupiter Trojans

This Saturday, October 16, 2021 at 05:34 EDT (local time) / 06:34 UTC, NASA's Lucy space probe is scheduled to blast off from Earth to begin its record-breaking 12-year long…

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Read more about the article The James Webb Space Telescope arrives in French Guiana ahead of its launch
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The James Webb Space Telescope arrives in French Guiana ahead of its launch

The James Webb Space Telescope, the successor to the famous Hubble Space Telescope, on October 12, 2021 arrived in French Guiana ahead of its launch. The multi-billion Dollars telescope began…

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Read more about the article James Webb has official launch date and Ariane 5 components arrive in French Guiana
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James Webb has official launch date and Ariane 5 components arrive in French Guiana

The European Space Agency announced earlier today, September 08, 2021, that the James Webb Space Telescope, the successor to the legendary Hubble Space Telescope, is now offically scheduled to launch…

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Read more about the article Asteroid Apophis won’t impact Earth for at least 100 years
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Asteroid Apophis won’t impact Earth for at least 100 years

Earlier this month, the famous asteroid (99942) Apophis flew by Earth at a distance of 17 million kilometers, giving astronomers an opportunity to take a closer look on the asteroid's…

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