Our Vision of Jupiter Has Sure Changed Through the Years

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How Do Telescopes Work?

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The Highs, Lows, Ups and Downs of Science

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Gaia Could Become Our Next Exo-Planet Telescope

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Early on the morning of Dec. 19, 2013, the pre-dawn sky above the coastal town of Kourou in French Guiana was briefly sliced by the brilliant exhaust of a Soyuz VS06 rocket as it ferried ESA's "billion-star surveyor" Gaia into space, on its way to begin a five-year mission to map the precise locations of our galaxy's stars. From its position in orbit around L2 Gaia will ultimately catalog the positions of over a billion stars… and in the meantime it will also locate a surprising amount of Jupiter-sized exoplanets – an estimated 21,000 by the end of its primary mission in 2019.

This Needs to Get Done

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The Hubble Gets to See Some Cool Stuff

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The Smellescope IS REAL

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