NASA Juno Findings - Jupiter’s Jet-Streams Are Unearthly


Data collected by NASA’s Juno mission to Jupiter indicate that the atmospheric winds of the gas-giant planet run deep into its atmosphere and last longer than similar atmospheric processes found here on Earth. The findings will improve understanding of Jupiter’s interior structure, core mass and, eventually, its origin.

News Article Type: Homepage ArticlesPublished: Thursday, March 8, 2018 - 15:29

What Happens When You Put Evolution on Replay? -

A team of scientists from the University of Arizona have engineered an instant replay switch for evolution. The technique, known as ancestral gene resurrection, inserts ancient genes into modern E. coli bacteria.

Hubble Finds Dusty Material Enveloping the Young Star


Astronomers have used NASA's Hubble Space Telescope to uncover a vast, complex dust structure, about 150 billion miles across, enveloping the young star HR 4796A. A bright, narrow, inner ring of dust is already known to encircle the star and may have been corralled by the gravitational pull of an unseen giant planet.

News Article Type: Homepage ArticlesPublished: Wednesday, March 7, 2018 - 11:22


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