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NASA’s Voyager 2 Probe Travels Beyond Heliosphere in Longest Running Mission

December 15, 2018

The US-based space agency NASA’s probe Voyager 2 has exited the heliosphere, the protective bubble of particles and magnetic fields created by the Sun, enveloping its planets. This is the second time in history, a human-made object reached the space between the stars, more than 18 billion kilometers from Earth, NASA announced on Monday. Voyager […]

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NASA’s Curiosity Mars Rover Completes 2,000 Days on Mars

November 21, 2018

NASA’s Mars rover Curiosity has now marked 2,000 days on the red planet. That’s 2,000 days by Martian standards. A Martian sol, or solar day, is equivalent to 24 hours, 39 minutes and 35 seconds. So 2,000 days on Mars equal 2,055 days here on Earth. Either way, it’s a big milestone this week for scientists eager […]

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