SpaceX has developed multiple iterations of the parachute system and is currently on version 3, which features upgraded, more durable materials
“I can't say that we don't worry about the spacecraft. I mean, the spacecraft is going through an environment that we've never been before"
Ring Galaxies account for less than 0,1% of all known galaxies, and so they aren't the easiest objects to study
NASA has planned an explosion of new space exploration projects
LB-1 is 15,000 light-years from Earth and has a mass 70 times greater than the Sun
ESA is still playing catch up to its US counterpart in terms of achievements and financial clout
The universe has many mysteries that still remain to be uncovered...
The new photo reveals the comet's impressive tail, which extends for nearly 100,000 miles, 14 times the size of Earth!
Simulating the universe gets more sophisticated as computing power increases and scientists can glean tons of insights from more detailed data
The brightness of the star changes over a period of 21 days