celestial bodies and objects

Dramatic footage shows spacecraft colliding with asteroid |  CNN

Dramatic footage shows spacecraft colliding with asteroid | CNN

A version of this story appeared in CNN’s science bulletin Wonder Theory. To receive it in your inbox, Register for free here. CNN — The DART mission made history this week when it successfully slammed into an asteroid – and we got to see it happen live, millions of miles away. As NASA’s asteroid double-redirect …

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Webb Telescope spots celestial sparkler among universe's earliest galaxies |  CNN

Webb Telescope spots celestial sparkler among universe’s earliest galaxies | CNN

Sign up for CNN’s Wonder Theory science newsletter. Explore the universe with news about fascinating discoveries, scientific advancements and more. CNN — The very first image captured by the James Webb Space Telescope reveals some of the oldest stars and galaxies in the universe, including one that looks like a sparkler, according to new research. …

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NASA spacecraft will fly over an ocean world orbiting Jupiter |  CNN

NASA spacecraft will fly over an ocean world orbiting Jupiter | CNN

Sign up for CNN’s Wonder Theory science newsletter. Explore the universe with news about fascinating discoveries, scientific advancements and more. CNN — A NASA spacecraft will fly over one of the most intriguing ocean worlds in our solar system on Thursday. The Juno spacecraft, which has been orbiting Jupiter since 2016, was due to make …

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Spiral Galaxy Captured in 'Unprecedented Detail' by Webb Telescope |  CNN

Spiral Galaxy Captured in ‘Unprecedented Detail’ by Webb Telescope | CNN

Sign up for CNN’s Wonder Theory science newsletter. Explore the universe with news about fascinating discoveries, scientific advancements and more. CNN — A dazzling spiral galaxy 29 million light-years from Earth appears in “unprecedented detail” in a new image released by NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope. The “bones” of the galaxyusually hidden by dust, are …

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Spiral Galaxy Captured in 'Unprecedented Detail' by Webb Telescope |  CNN

Spiral Galaxy Captured in ‘Unprecedented Detail’ by Webb Telescope | CNN

Sign up for CNN’s Wonder Theory science newsletter. Explore the universe with news about fascinating discoveries, scientific advancements and more. CNN — A dazzling spiral galaxy 29 million light-years from Earth appears in “unprecedented detail” in a new image released by NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope. The “bones” of the galaxyusually hidden by dust, are …

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New images reveal moment of DART asteroid impact captured by Italian satellite |  CNN

New images reveal moment of DART asteroid impact captured by Italian satellite | CNN

Sign up for CNN’s Wonder Theory science newsletter. Explore the universe with news about fascinating discoveries, scientific advancements and more. CNN — History was made on Monday evening when NASA’s Double Asteroid Redirection Test spacecraft successfully crashed into the asteroid Dimorphos. DART’s camera shared spectacular images of the asteroid’s surface before it crashed. Now new …

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New Images Show Intriguing Perseverance Discovery on Mars |  CNN

New Images Show Intriguing Perseverance Discovery on Mars | CNN

A version of this story appeared in CNN’s science bulletin Wonder Theory. To receive it in your inbox, Register for free here. CNN — If you love space and exploring the cosmos, there’s no shortage of wonders right now. Scientists have identified mysterious diamonds that likely originated from a dwarf planet that once existed in …

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The Perseverance rover finds a “treasure” of organic matter on Mars |  CNN

The Perseverance rover finds a “treasure” of organic matter on Mars | CNN

Sign up for CNN’s Wonder Theory science newsletter. Explore the universe with news about fascinating discoveries, scientific advancements and more. CNN — Investigating the site of an ancient river delta, the Perseverance rover collected some of the most important samples to date on his mission to determine if life ever existed on Mars, according to …

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The Perseverance rover finds a “treasure” of organic matter on Mars |  CNN

The Perseverance rover finds a “treasure” of organic matter on Mars | CNN

Sign up for CNN’s Wonder Theory science newsletter. Explore the universe with news about fascinating discoveries, scientific advancements and more. CNN — Investigating the site of an ancient river delta, the Perseverance rover collected some of the most important samples to date on his mission to determine if life ever existed on Mars, according to …

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