Massive asteroid ‘2008 GO20’ nears Earth, likely to pass on July 25

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Amid reports of a four football fields sized asteroid hurtling towards the earth, Dr Suvendu Pattnaik, Deputy Director of Pathani Samanta Planetarium in Odisha said that there is no need for anyone to panic as this same asteroid had flown past earth earlier as well and at a much closer distance. Dr Pattnaik also stated … Read more

New study found a new star formation in Milky Way Galaxy

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An international team of astronomers has conducted a comprehensive new survey of the Milky Way, revealing with unprecedented sensitivity and detail previously unseen signatures that indicate how stars form and die, complex processes that have plagued researchers for centuries. attracted to. The results were published in a series of papers in ‘Astronomy and Astrophysics’ by … Read more

New study found that New Gene Therapy Developed That Could Be Effective Against Many Types of Cancer

Topic: New study found that New Gene Therapy Developed That Could Be Effective Against Many Types of Cancer By Mount Sinai School of Medicine According to a paper published in July in Cancer Discovery, a journal of the American Association for Cancer Research, researchers at Mount Sinai have developed a therapeutic agent that shows high … Read more

China’s carbon-monitoring satellite reports global carbon net of six gigatons

Topic: China’s carbon-monitoring satellite reports global carbon net of six gigatons Source: INSTITUTE OF ATMOSPHERIC PHYSICS, CHINESE ACADEMY OF SCIENCES According to data from the Chinese Global Carbon Dioxide Monitoring Scientific Experimental Satellite (TANSAT), about six gigatonnes – about 12 times the mass of all living humans – of carbon are emitted on land each … Read more

Astronomers detected a Giant Stellar Stream around Sombrero Galaxy

Topic: Astronomers detected a Giant Stellar Stream around Sombrero Galaxy Source: Sci News The Sombrero galaxy is likely to have merged with the relatively massive Milky Way several billion years ago. In a new study published in Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, astronomers aimed to detect any tidal structures — such as stellar … Read more

SuperBIT: Telescope Riding a Balloon Could Replace Hubble

Topic: SuperBIT: Telescope Riding a Balloon Could Replace Hubble Earth’s atmosphere often muffles the view from ground-based telescopes when observing space. Now, a research collaboration between NASA, the Canadian Space Agency and various universities has produced a new kind of telescope called the Superpressure Balloon-Borne Imaging Telescope (SuperBIT). SuperBIT has a 0.5 meter diameter mirror … Read more

NASA announced a SpaceX Falcon Heavy rocket will launch Clipper Mission (Mission Europa)

Source: Space.com NASA’s highly anticipated mission to Jupiter’s ocean moon Europa now has a rocket ride. The $4.25 billion Europa Clipper spacecraft will launch atop a SpaceX Falcon Heavy rocket, NASA officials announced Friday (July 23). The total value of the contract is about $178 million, they added. If all goes according to plan, Clipper … Read more