• April 26, 2019
It’s a fall afternoon at Endeavour Crater. The summer winds finally lost their energy and the dust storm season is over. But there are no more signals coming from Earth. No more comm sessions with the orbiters. Nothing like it used to be.
• April 23, 2019
Blurred images and battery issues are no longer an immediate problem.
• April 22, 2019
China’s Chang’e-4 lander and Yutu-2 rover are continuing to function well and have completed their fourth lunar day.
• April 19, 2019
The sky is the limit, providing you’re willing to invest a little time for what is a surprisingly low-budget, hands-on project.
• April 16, 2019
Last month marked the 40th anniversary of the historic Voyager 1 encounter with Jupiter in 1979.
• March 22, 2019
Award-winning astrophotographer Adam Block shares some of his latest images highlighting some hidden gems.
The Planetary Report • March 2019
As of mission end on 30 October 2018, Kepler had detected 1,815 planets or planet candidates in multi-planet systems. All 726 such systems are drawn here.
Imagine 2 icy worlds far from the Sun. Their serene, blue atmospheres. Huge, ominous-looking storms. Tantalizing glimpses of moons with exotic, icy terrains. Delicate sets of encircling rings.
• March 11, 2019
The color of Uranus and Neptune is similar, but not identical. Uranus appears greener and Neptune bluer.
• March 06, 2019
China’s Yutu-2 rover is continuing to make tracks on the lunar far side.
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