Source: NASA Goddard Space Flight Center

NASA’s new planet hunter TESS begins its search for alien worlds

NASA’s new planet hunter named the Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS), which was launched in April this year, has started its search for alien world around nearby stars. TESS officially kicked off its science operations on July 25. It is expected to transmit its first science data back to Earth in August. After that, it […]

Mars Curiosity Rover prepares to collect first soil sample

NASA’s Curiosity Rover is playing in the sand on Mars! It is preparing itself to scoop the first sample of the soil from the red planet at an area called Gale Crater. Curiosity Rover’s instruments will analyze the sample and would try to find out if microbial life is possible on the planet and will […]