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[Video] DARPA Testing Folding Space Telescope MOIRE

The more higher-resolution images of the Earth captured from space, the better will be for researchers to do their job. Although there are many spectacular telescopes capable of taking higher-resolution images of space from the Earth, Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) has come up with a new folding space telescope called Membrane…
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ALMA: The World’s Biggest Radio Telescope On Earth Ever Built

One of the important instruments that helps astronomers to discover the space more accurately from Earth is telescope. Although there are many powerful telescopes on Earth that help astronomers to look into the space more deeply, but Atacama Large Millimeter/sub-millimeter Array (ALMA), the world's biggest radio telescope located in Chile allows…
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NASA Kepler Malfunction May End Hunt For New Earth-Like Planets

NASA launched its Kepler space telescope on 7 March, 2009. After reaching to space, the telescope has found three new planets that may contain water and suggested that nearly a quarter of all Sun-like stars in our galaxy host Earth size planets. But yesterday NASA announced that Kepler has been shut down by the failure of one of the reaction wheels…
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Hubble Space Telescope Captured Stunning Image Of Horsehead Nebula

The Hubble space telescope has been in orbit for 23 years. Within this long time, Hubble space telescope has captured many stunning images like Saturn’s Aurorae during Equinox, Messier’s ancient stars and many more. Recently, the Hubble space telescope has photographed the Horsehead Nebula, which is a dark nebula in the constellation Orion in…
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Hawaii Approves Construction Of World’s Largest Optical Telescope

One of the important instruments that helps astronomers to discover the space more accurately is telescope. The good news is last Friday, Hawaiian Board of Land and Natural Resources approved the construction of the world's largest optical telescope called the Thirty Meter Telescope (TMT) in the territory. This telescope will be able to image…
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