Stories tagged: Jupiter
Mon., July 10, 2017, 1:16 p.m.
NASA’s Juno spacecraft buzzing Jupiter’s Great Red Spot
NASA’s Juno spacecraft is about to give us our best look yet of Jupiter’s swirling Great Red Spot.
UPDATED: Thu., May 25, 2017, 3:38 p.m.
Monstrous cyclones churning over Jupiter’s poles
Monstrous cyclones are churning over Jupiter’s poles, until now largely unexplored.
Thu., Feb. 23, 2017, 2:56 p.m.
NASA’s Jupiter-circling spacecraft stuck making long laps
NASA’s Jupiter-circling spacecraft is stuck making long laps around the gas giant because of sticky valves.
Mon., Sept. 26, 2016, 12:02 p.m.
Hubble spies possible water plumes spewing from Jupiter moon
The Hubble Space Telescope has spotted possible water plumes spewing from one of Jupiter’s icy moons.
Sat., July 9, 2016
Froma Harrop: U.S. is manufacturing a comeback
There are now nearly a million more factory jobs in this country than there were in 2010. Many of them are coming – surprise, surprise – from China.
Mon., July 4, 2016, 9:13 p.m.
Jupiter journey: NASA spacecraft arrives at giant planet
Braving intense radiation, a NASA spacecraft reached Jupiter on Monday after a five-year voyage to begin exploring the king of the planets.
Mon., July 4, 2016, 3:20 p.m.
Journey to Jupiter: NASA’s Juno spacecraft prepares for cosmic date
A solar-powered spacecraft is spinning toward Jupiter for the closest encounter with the biggest planet in our solar system.
Fri., Aug. 5, 2011, 10:19 a.m.
NASA launches spacecraft on 5-year trip to Jupiter
A sun-powered robotic explorer named Juno rocketed away today on a five-year journey to Jupiter, the solar system’s most massive and ancient planet.
Thu., Feb. 19, 2009
NASA announces Europa project
NASA announced plans Wednesday to embark on a 20-year project to send a spacecraft to Jupiter’s ice-covered moon Europa as its next “flagship” mission to search for life elsewhere in …