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NASA’s Planet-Hunting Kepler Spacecraft in Emergency Mode – 75 Million Miles from Earth

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — NASA is trying to resuscitate its planet-hunting Kepler spacecraft, in a state of emergency nearly 75 million miles away.



The treasured spacecraft — responsible for detecting nearly 5,000 planets outside our solar system — slipped into emergency mode sometime last week. The last regular contact was April 4; everything … Continue Reading ››

NASA Dicovers A New Planet that is the Size of Earth — *Kepler 186f*

 

NASA Has Discovered a New  Planet in Our Solar System This Week. Kepler 186f
NASA Has Discovered a New Planet in Our Solar System This Week. Kepler 186f

 

 Like finding a “needle in a haystack”, Nasa has found an earth size plant in the … Continue Reading ››