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NASA discovers 'Youngest Black Hole' in Milky Way:

NASA has claimed to have discovered the youngest black hole, named W49B, in Earth’s galaxy or the Milky Way. The black, located within a supernova remnant, was formed by a rare supernova explosion of a massive star. The agency’sChandra X-ray Observatory captured its images which is located 26,000 light-years away. The remnant is estimated to ..

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NASA launches TDRS satellite

NASA launched an unmanned Atlas V rocket carrying the Tracking and Data Relay Satellite (TDRS). It is a communication satellite to stay in touch with its space station astronauts and relay more Hubble telescope images. This is the 11th TDRS satellite to be launched by NASA. The space agency uses the orbiting network to communicate ..

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Scientists discover 10 million year old star still creating planets

Scientists have discovered a 10-million-year old star named TW Hydrae located 176 light years far from Earth may still be giving birth to new planets. As per NASA, the disk of material around the star may be massive enough to create even more planets than we have in our own solar system. The findings were ..

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Curiosity discovers flower-like object

Curiosity rover which was sent to Mars by NASA to explore the planet has spotted an unusual flower-like formation embedded in the Martian rock, along with a snake-like rock formation adorning the planet’s surface. Where currently the rover is? The rover is currently going through a shallow depression named “Yellowknife Bay,” after spending its first ..

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NASA to transform asteroid into space station

For the first time in history of space endeavors, a celestial object would be moved by humans. NASA scientists are planning to capture a 500,000 kg asteroid, relocate it and turn it into a space station for astronauts to refuel at on their way to Mars. An allocation $2.6 billion will be considered by the ..

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