Jun 27 - NASA has announced it will award the Distinguished Public Service
Medal, its highest honor, to astronomer Yervant Terzian, the Tisch
Distinguished Professor Emeritus. Read more ›
Prof. Jonathan Lunine discusses recent discoveries on Mars in this CNN Online story. (Photo: JPL-NASA)
Scientists say they have found evidence of dunes of frozen methane on Pluto.
Professor Michael Niemack, left, and Cornell graduate student Nicholas Cothard at 18,400 feet elevation in Chile near the future locations of the Simons Observatory and CCAT-prime telescopes.
Juno is soaking up as much data as it can about the planet’s gravity, magnetic fields, deep atmosphere and core. [Forbes/Science]
Image courtesy of JPL-Caltech/NASA, Univ. of Arizona, Univ. of Idaho
Fact #10: Not Your Everyday Black Hole
There is a black hole millions of times the mass of the Sun at the center of the Milky Way galaxy.
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