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Farewell Kepler. Welcome TESS

By Fraser Cain At 6:51 EDT on Wednesday, April 18th, a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket blasted off from Florida's Cape Canaveral. It was carrying NASA's TESS: the Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite. From what we can tell, the mission went without a hitch, with the first...

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Carnival of Space #557

By Susie Murph This week's Carnival of Space is hosted by Gadi Eidelheit at his The Venus Transit blog. Click here to read Carnival of Space #557. And if you're interested in looking back, here's an archive to all the past Carnivals of Space. If you've got a...

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