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Saturn's 'Invisible' Ring Is Much Bigger Than Scientists Thought

The Huffington Post | Macrina Cooper-White | Posted 06.12.2015 | Science

Astronomers were stunned in 2009 when they discovered a gargantuan, never-before-seen eighth ring around Saturn. The "Phoebe ring," as it was dubbed, ...

NASA Discovers Brightest Galaxy In The Universe Yet

The Huffington Post | David Freeman | Posted 05.22.2015 | Science

Talk about brilliant! NASA says it has discovered the brightest galaxy ever seen--a super-distant collection of stars that shines with the intensi...

'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 ...

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...

'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 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...