Tag: Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite

International Space Station infested with bacteria "Like Gym on Earth", says NASA

NASA’s planet hunting probe discovers third new planet

New York, NASA’s Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) has discovered a third small planet outside our solar system, scientists report. The new planet named HD 21749b, orbits a bright, nearby dwarf star about 53 light years away in the constellation Reticulum. It appears to have the longest orbital period of[Read More…]

NASA's Mars 2020 rover to explore ancient life

NASA’s next planet-hunting mission starts next week

Washington: NASA’s Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite, or Tess aimed at detecting planets outside our solar system, is set to launch on a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket from Florida on April 16. The mission is scheduled to launch no earlier around 4.02 a.m. on April 17 (India time) from Cape Canaveral Air[Read More…]

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