Geophysical Research Letters

July 6, 2017

NASA’s Juno spacecraft is about to peer into the depths of Jupiter’s Great Red Spot

We’re getting our closest view ever of the 10,000-mile-wide storm. Humankind has been ogling Jupiter’s Great Red Spot through our telescopes for more than 300 years. […]
May 26, 2017

Jupiter Sounds Like a Fax Machine and Nobody Knows Why

On Thursday, NASA dropped the first motherlode of information collected by the Juno spacecraft, which has been in orbit around Jupiter since last summer. Comprised of a whopping […]
August 13, 2016

Venus may have once been habitable: NASA

Ancient Venus may have been habitable, according to a new NASA study that suggests that the planet had a shallow liquid-water ocean and cooler surface temperatures […]
November 6, 2015

Mars atmosphere 'eroded by Sun activity'

Scientists think they are getting closer to explaining precisely how Mars lost much of its atmosphere. Researchers working on the US space agency’s Maven satellite have […]
October 11, 2015

NASA shows where Matt Damon would have been stranded on Mars

NASA’s love for The Martian movie is seemingly endless. In another publicity stunt for the sci-fi film, the space agency posted images taken by the Mars […]
September 13, 2015

Gigantic ice slab found on Mars just beneath surface

Scientists surprised by age, size and location of the 130 feet ice slab. Researchers have discovered an enormous slab of ice just beneath the surface of […]
August 19, 2015

The Moon is Surrounded by Neon, NASA Probe Reveals

Finally, we have proof of the moon’s “noble” heritage! Measurements from NASA’s Lunar Atmosphere and Dust Environment Explorer, aka LADEE (pronounced “laddie”) have confirmed the long-suspected presence […]
April 17, 2015

Nasa spacecraft that found water on Mercury prepares to crash into planet

Preparing for the Messenger probe’s final days before it smashes into Mercury, Nasa presented its accomplishments on Thursday, including the discovery of water on the planet closest […]
April 2, 2015

So – You’re Still Interested in Astronomy? Saturns Moons

Hello again. Last time, we looked at the lesser moons of Saturn. If you remember, Saturn has at least 62 of them, and the number seems […]