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Mars Probe Discovers How Water Shaped Landscape of Red Planet

A study of images from Mars shows that ancient water that once existed on the surface of Mars did indeed shape the landscape of the planet, according to an announcement made on Thursday. Photographs of the Jezero crater show that...

Neptune-Like Hycean Worlds Focus of Search for Extraterrestrial Life

Hycean Worlds -- which are planets like Neptune -- may be able to host life, according to researchers at Cambridge University. Such planets, which do not resemble Earth much at all, may actually be where we want to look...

New NASA Video Shows Stunning 360-Degree View of Mars

NASA released a stunning 360-degree panoramic video of Mars on Wednesday, created from shots taken by the Curiosity rover, allowing Earthlings to take a personal tour of the fourth planet from the sun. More than a hundred separate images taken by...

Amazon’s Bezos Reaches Space in Own “Blue Origin” Rocket

Jeff Bezos, the creator of the retail behemoth Amazon, entered space and stayed there in his own rocket for five minutes.

Jeff Bezos is Going to Space – Leave Him There, Say Petitioners

Dozens of thousands of people have signed a petition to stop Jeff Bezos from returning to Earth after his trip to space next month.

World Top Scientists Gather in Cyprus for International Space Summit on Mars

Top scientists from around the world will gather this week in the Cypriot capital of Nicosia for an International Space Summit. The International Space Summit is organized by the Cyprus Space Exploration Organisation (CSEO) as part of CSEO's ongoing efforts...

Greek Microsatellites UPSat and DUTHSat Launched into Space

Two microsatellites, UPSat and DUTHSat, constructed in Greece were launched into space on Tuesday, at 18:11 Athens time -- along with 26 other similar microsatellites -- from the Kennedy Space Center at Cape Canaveral in Florida, USA. The microsatellites...