TRAPPIST-1 System Ideal For Life Swapping

By Matt Williams Back in February of 2017, NASA announced the discovery of a seven-planet system orbiting a nearby star. This system, known as TRAPPIST-1, is of particular interest to astronomers because of the nature and orbits of the planets. Not only are all seven...

No Sleeping Back on Earth!

By Mike.Buckley@jhuapl.edu (M. Buckley) The New Horizons spacecraft might be hibernating through summer, but the mission team has plenty to do! Principal Investigator Alan Stern covers the full range of upcoming activities, including observations of 2014 MU69 – our...