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Amazing close-up of Venus captured by NASA Parker Solar Probe

Amazing close-up of Venus captured by NASA Parker Solar Probe

While on a journey to study the sun, NASA’s Parker Solar Probe has captured an incredible new view of Venus. The mission, which launched in 2018, is intended to study the sun and reveal some of its mysteries. Over the course of seven years, the probe will travel through the sun’s atmosphere and come closer…MORE

The inspiring hidden message in the Mars Perseverance rover’s parachute

The inspiring hidden message in the Mars Perseverance rover’s parachute

A video shared by NASA on Monday revealed the first-ever look at a spacecraft landing on Mars — and the internet was quick to take up a challenge to decode a message hidden in the parachute of the Perseverance rover. In the video, the colorful orange-and-white parachute can be seen above the rover as it…MORE

How 2 teenagers discovered 4 scientifically valuable exoplanets

How 2 teenagers discovered 4 scientifically valuable exoplanets

Kartik PinglĂ© and Jasmine Wright haven’t graduated from high school yet. But they’ve already discovered four new exoplanets and co-authored a peer-reviewed paper. Their paper about the newly discovered planets, which are about 200 light-years away from Earth, was published in The Astronomical Journal in January. “I remember when I came home, and I told…MORE

Hundreds of coffins fall into the sea following collapse of an Italian cemetery

Hundreds of coffins fall into the sea following collapse of an Italian cemetery

A landslide on the Italian coast near Genoa caused the collapse of a cemetery Monday, leading to hundreds of coffins falling into the sea. The Camogli cemetery, built more than 100 years ago, is situated along an area of rocky seaside cliffs. Francesco Olivari, the mayor of Camogli, called the collapse an “unimaginable catastrophe.” It…MORE