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JADES Infrared Survey Ready for Space

- 6 February 2021

Later this year the James Webb is set to launch with a mission to detect light from the first generation of stars and galaxies that formed the early universe. Two Webb teams of astronomers will then conduct an infrared survey in a project titled JADES. Read on to learn more about the survey and what they hope to discover.

Alien Encounters May Have Already Happened

- 29 January 2021

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There has been speculation concerning visits from aliens since the Roswell incident in the 1940s. However, a new book coming out by Harvard professor and physicist Dr. Avi Loeb makes the case that aliens have indeed visited Earth. Read on to learn more about Dr. Loebs’s evidence and ideas.

Perseverance’s Sample Tubes

- 26 December 2020

Perseverance Sample Tubes

The Perseverance Rover is set to land on Mars in February 2021. On board, it carries collection tubes for samples to return to Earth. Read on to learn more about these tubes and how NASA has prepared them for space travel.