Posted by Amir Alexander on 2010/08/27 02:32 CDT
From the Ground and from Space, New Planetary Systems Unveiled
Posted by Bruce Betts on 2010/08/26 12:00 CDT
One of the instruments on a 2016 mission to orbit Mars will provide daily maps of global, pole-to-pole, vertical distributions of the temperature, dust, water vapor and ice clouds in the Martian atmosphere.
Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2010/08/26 12:56 CDT
Review: Phil Plait's Bad Universe, new series on Discovery
Posted by Emily Lakdawalla on 2010/08/24 11:36 CDT
Following up on the story I first posted on August 22, the Jupiter impact fireball first noticed by Japanese amateur astronomer Masayuki Tachikawa has been independently confirmed by two other Japanese astronomers.