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'Clumping' Study Pokes Holes In Black Hole Theory

The Huffington Post | Jacqueline Howard | Posted 06.02.2014 | Science

Why are some black holes hidden behind space dust? That's a complicated question -- but one astronomers thought they had figured out. Now they're n...

WATCH: Telescope Helps Settle Debate Over Space 'Centaurs'

The Huffington Post | Posted 07.29.2013 | Science

What exactly are space centaurs? For years, researchers have been debating whether those mysterious celestial bodies, which orbit the sun between the ...

LOOK: A Christmas Present From Space

Posted 12.24.2011 | Green

Here's a Christmas present from 1,000 light years away. Just in time for the holidays, NASA has released a new image from its WISE space telescope ...

NASA: Not All Earth-Threatening Asteroids Accounted For

AP | ALICIA CHANG | Posted 11.29.2011 | Technology

LOS ANGELES — If you're worried about a killer asteroid wiping out Earth, NASA has some good news. The space agency said Thursday it has identi...

HUGE Development In Dinosaur Extinction Theory

The Huffington Post | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 11.20.2011 | Green

The theory of which asteroid was responsible for killing the dinosaurs 65 million years ago has been shattered to pieces -- literally. New data fro...

NASA Telescope Maps Millions Of Galaxies

AP | Posted 06.15.2011 | Technology

LOS ANGELES -- The first batch of data from a NASA mission to map the entire sky has been released to scientists and anyone with access to the Interne...

'Cosmic Rose' In Berkley 59 Cluster Captured By NASA WISE (PICTURE)

Huffington Post | Bianca Bosker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

*See picture below* NASA's WISE (Wide-field Infrared Survey Explorer) space telescope has turned up yet another stunning image that captures a star...

NASA WISE Pictures: INCREDIBLE Photos From NASA's Space Explorer

Huffington Post | Bianca Bosker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

In December 2009, NASA launched its Wide-field Infrared Survey Explorer (WISE), a sky-mapping spacecraft that was blasted into space to scan for comet...

NASA WISE Launch: Spacecraft To Map Unseen Sky

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

UPDATE 12/14/09: The Associated Press reports: VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- A NASA spacecraft blasted into space early Monday on a mission to ...

NASA Space Exploration: 9 Most Incredible Missions This Decade, 2000-2009 (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

The launch of WISE (Wide-Infrared Survey Explorer) on Dec. 11, 2009, will be one of the last notable events for NASA this decade. And what a decade...

WISE Launch: NASA's Sky-Mapping Spacecraft Blasts Off

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. — A NASA spacecraft blasted into space early Monday on a mission to map the whole sky in search of hidden asteroid...