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Hubble photographs a stunning “mirror galaxy” 6.9 billion light years away from Earth.
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Hubble photographs a stunning “mirror galaxy” 6.9 billion light years away from Earth.

According to a news release from the European Space Agency, gravitational lensing enabled the Hubble Space Telescope to take a stunning "mirror image" of a galaxy. The image captured above looks to be of two galaxies that are linked to one another. There is only one, and its name is SGAS J143845+145407. The light from a distant galaxy cluster, which is reaching us from two separate sides, is visible while we observe the magnified galaxy. Hubble photographs a far-off "mirror galaxy" Astronomers can see far further into the distant galaxy thanks to gravitational lensing. This is caused by a peculiarity of gravity that warps light flowing through the gravitational field of a large object, such as a galaxy cluster. The term "lensed" refers to the gravitational distortion of an object...
Starship fits the world’s highest 3D-printed space habitat.
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Starship fits the world’s highest 3D-printed space habitat.

How would life in space be like? A Starship-ready space home was constructed by the Danish architecture firm SAGA Space Architects in collaboration with students at the Institut auf dem Rosenberg, ranging in age from 6 to 18. A Swiss boarding school called Institut auf dem Rosenberg thinks that the program would inspire students to imagine creating brand-new space inventions. The space habitat prototype has been under development for years and is now on exhibit in a Swiss experimental park, according to a press release. A student space habitat that is Starship-ready The housing was created to fit inside the Starship launch vehicle from SpaceX, which is headed for Mars and could make its first orbital launch this summer. Astronauts can work at numerous workstations around th...
Super-Earths might be able to support life for 80 billion years.
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Super-Earths might be able to support life for 80 billion years.

Super-Earths keep their atmospheres habitable, living up to their moniker. That's because, according to a recent study, enormous Super-Earth planets can preserve their atmosphere and water for tens of billions of years. Theoretically, the Earth-like exoplanets can sustain life for considerably longer periods of time than Earth; researchers on the latest study believe they may be habitable for up to 80 billion years. The age of the entire cosmos is estimated to be 13.7 billion years old as a point of comparison. Super-Earths have atmospheres with increased power. Computer simulations, according to the astronomers who conducted the new study, which was published in the journal Nature Astronomy, demonstrate that Super-Earths are capable of sustaining their primary atmospheres, which ar...
Gift from space: NASA shares amazing image of Pluto, rainbow colors seen on surface
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Gift from space: NASA shares amazing image of Pluto, rainbow colors seen on surface

The United States government space agency NASA frequently publishes breathtaking photographs taken in orbit. The James Webb Space Telescope, which is operated by NASA, has only recently made available some breathtaking photographs of the obscure cosmos. Everyone is ecstatic since NASA has shared such a remarkable photo of Pluto with the public. The space agency NASA has released a photograph of Pluto that features rainbow colors. In this photo, you can make out a variety of different parts of Pluto. People are sharing stunning photographs of Pluto, which feature stunning coloration and remarkable effects. NASA explained in a caption that the image was generated by scientists working on the New Horizons mission. The agency shared the photo on Instagram. The many regions of Plut...
Finally! A date was selected for the moon-bound Artemis I mission by NASA.
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Finally! A date was selected for the moon-bound Artemis I mission by NASA.

A specific date for the SLS launch has been specified by NASA. According to a report from Ars Technica, U.S. space agency officials stated on Wednesday, July 20, that they are on track to launch the moon-bound Space Launch System (SLS) this summer. We may be less than five weeks away from witnessing the Artemis I mission to lift off because the agency established a provisional launch date of August 29. NASA's SLS has a set date for the launch. According to current plans, SLS would be used to launch NASA's Orion spacecraft toward the moon. On August 18, the organization's big rocket will be transported to the launch site. The space agency then decided to launch on August 29, September 2, and September 5, respectively. "These are the dates we are working toward today," said ...
In its first week, James Webb finds the furthest galaxy ever viewed.
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In its first week, James Webb finds the furthest galaxy ever viewed.

With the help of the James Webb Space Telescope, a stunning image that depicts the oldest galaxy ever seen has been captured, opening a peek into ages past. Only days after starting its science activities, the infrared space observatory discovered a 13.5 billion-year-old galaxy using its extraordinarily sensitive NIRCam sensor, according to two recent preprint articles. In essence, Webb is allowing us to look into a galaxy that is foreign to us both because of how far away it is from Earth and because it was created only 300 million years after the Big Bang. One of the key objectives of the Webb mission is to see the very first galaxies and provide fresh insight into the universe's creation. The oldest and furthest galaxy ever seen is GLASS-z13. Last Monday, NASA unveiled the ...
The field of vision of China’s enormous space telescope will be 300 times bigger than Hubble’s
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The field of vision of China’s enormous space telescope will be 300 times bigger than Hubble’s

China plans to send its first significant space observatory to the China Space Station, where it will begin conducting scientific research by 2024. According to a report from China's official media outlet, CGTN, the telescope, also known as the Xuntian, Chinese Survey Space Telescope, or Chinese Space Station Telescope (CSST), would conduct extensive space surveys of the sky. first significant orbital observatory in China The Xuntian will be close enough to Earth for maintenance, unlike NASA's James Webb Space Telescope, which recently unveiled its first scientific photographs. Lagrange Point 2, where James Webb is located, is about 1.5 million kilometers (one million miles) from Earth. CSST, on the other hand, will orbit close to China's space station, making it very simple to main...
The plan to run a space train from the Earth to the Moon-Mars, this transport is miraculous
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The plan to run a space train from the Earth to the Moon-Mars, this transport is miraculous

With the development of science and technology, the achievements that will surprise the world have started coming. It sounds like a sci-fi movie, but a plan has come true. A train is running from Earth to the Moon and from the Moon to Mars. While construction of the East-West Railway line is being started in Nepal recently, researchers in Japan are planning a train from Earth to Mars. Researchers at the Human Spaceology Center of Kuitake University in Japan and the Japanese Kajima Corporation have informed us about the plan of a train that will run from Earth to Mars in the first week of July. This transportation system is named Hexagon Space Track System. Where the space train will be used. This train will run between Earth, Moon, and Mars. The stations of this train are ...
With its mysterious X-37B space plane, the US Space Force will set a new orbital record.
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With its mysterious X-37B space plane, the US Space Force will set a new orbital record.

On May 17, 2020, the Orbital Test Vehicle-6 (OTV-6) of the X-37B space plane was launched by the U.S. Space Force. The all-automated spacecraft, which can go back into Earth's atmosphere, is getting close to the orbital record of 780 days, which was set by the OTV-5 in 2019. The X-37B is an unmanned spacecraft that was made by Boeing. It was made to help long-term space goals by using reusable vehicle technologies. The spacecraft can work in low-Earth orbit, 240–800 km (150–500 miles) above the Earth. It is the first vehicle since the space shuttle that can bring experiments back to Earth. Boeing's page for this spacecraft says that compared to the Space Shuttle, the X-37B is one-fourth the size. It has a lot of firsts in the space industry, like the use of an avionics system that au...