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Entries from March 2011

Clouds over Titan

March 19th, 2011 · No Comments

NASA’s Cassini spacecraft chronicles the change of seasons as it captures clouds concentrated near the equator of Saturn’s largest moon, Titan. I think it is exciting to see such a familiar weather scene on another celestial body within our own solar system And images like these underline the importance of our robot space explorers. […]

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Tags: Astronomy · Robots

Still to locate: Earth-like exoplanet

March 9th, 2011 · No Comments

If you follow this blog, you know that this year the race to locate the first Earth-like exoplanet. For a while it looked like that it was already done, one of the planet candidates of Kepler, by the name of KOI 326.01, looked to be it. But yesterday in an exclusive article Discover explains that […]

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Tags: Astronomy