Slashdot Items Tagged "planets"

Date / Time Story
Monday February 05, 2018 @09:58PM Scientists May Have Discovered the First Planets Outside the Milky Way
Wednesday January 31, 2018 @05:59PM NASA Poised To Topple a Planet-Finding Barrier
Thursday January 04, 2018 @06:52PM The Alien Megastructure Around Mysterious 'Tabby's Star' Is Probably Just Dust, Analysis Shows
Thursday December 14, 2017 @05:48PM Astronomers Have Come Up With a Better Way To Weigh Millions of Solitary Stars
Thursday December 14, 2017 @03:42PM NASA, Google Spot Eighth Planet in Solar System Rivaling Ours
Monday October 16, 2017 @08:22PM Google Maps Now Lets You Explore Your Local Planets and Moons
Wednesday October 11, 2017 @04:42PM Scientists Discover Ring Around Dwarf Planet Haumea Beyond Neptune
Tuesday September 19, 2017 @03:37PM NASA's Hubble Captures Blistering Pitch-Black Planet
Thursday August 10, 2017 @05:25PM Astronomers Detect Four Earth-Sized Planets Orbiting The Nearest Sun-Like Star
Friday April 07, 2017 @07:11PM There's an Earth-like Planet With an Atmosphere Just 39 Light-years Away
Thursday April 06, 2017 @09:22PM Public Crowd-sourcing Finds New Exoplanets
Wednesday April 05, 2017 @06:59PM NASA's Cassini Spacecraft Begins Its Final Mission Before Plunging Into Saturn
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @03:53PM A New Definition Would Add 102 Planets To Our Solar System -- Including Pluto
Wednesday February 22, 2017 @03:49PM NASA Scientists Propose New Definition of Planets, and Pluto Could Soon Be Back
Friday February 17, 2017 @07:48PM Juno Jupiter Probe Won't Move Into Shorter Orbit After All
Wednesday February 15, 2017 @11:43PM Astronomers Discover 60 New Planets Including 'Super Earth'
Wednesday November 16, 2016 @04:55PM Pluto's 'Icy Heart' May Have Tilted the Dwarf Planet Over
Monday October 17, 2016 @04:21PM Venus May Have Been the First Habitable Planet In Our Solar System, Study Suggests
Friday September 16, 2016 @11:44PM Pluto Is Emitting X-Rays
Friday September 09, 2016 @05:32PM New Research Reveals Hundreds of Undiscovered Black Holes
Monday August 29, 2016 @09:43PM Hunt For Ninth Planet Reveals Distant Solar System Objects
Monday August 29, 2016 @04:08PM SETI Has Observed a 'Strong' Signal That May Originate From a Sun-like Star
Friday August 26, 2016 @08:25PM Juno Probe To Get First Up-Close Look At Jupiter On Saturday
Monday July 18, 2016 @07:05PM Kepler Confirms 100+ New Exoplanets
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @06:51PM NASA's Juno Spacecraft Sends First Images From Jupiter
Friday July 08, 2016 @07:54PM First Water Clouds Reported Outside The Solar System
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @04:47AM NASA's Juno Space Probe Enters Orbit Around Jupiter
Saturday June 25, 2016 @12:19AM NASA Approves Five More Years For Hubble Space Telescope
Thursday June 16, 2016 @11:50PM Astronomers Say There Could Be At Least Two More Mystery Planets In Our Solar System
Tuesday May 10, 2016 @08:14PM NASA's Planet Hunter Spots Record 1,284 New Planets, 9 In A Habitable Zone
Monday May 02, 2016 @10:56AM Scientists Discover Three Potentially Habitable Planets
Monday April 18, 2016 @07:11PM NASA: Top 10 Space Junk Missions
Friday March 25, 2016 @07:37PM Saturn's Moons and Rings May Be Younger Than The Dinosaurs
Thursday December 03, 2015 @12:45PM More Than Half of Kepler's Giant Exoplanets Were False Positives
Saturday November 28, 2015 @10:09PM 2 Planets Can Share the Same Orbit, In 3 Different Ways
Saturday June 27, 2015 @03:02PM Why Didn't Voyager Visit Pluto?
Thursday February 05, 2015 @08:25AM We May Have Jupiter To Thank For the Nitrogen In Earth's Atmosphere
Saturday January 17, 2015 @01:53PM Analysis Suggests Solar System Contains Massive Trans-Neptunian Objects
Monday December 08, 2014 @10:13AM Why Pluto Still Matters
Friday June 22, 2012 @10:11AM Kepler-36's 'Odd Couple' Defy Planet Formation Theories
Saturday March 24, 2012 @06:14PM NASA's Kepler Discovers 11 Systems Hosting 26 Planets
Thursday January 26, 2012 @05:26PM 11 New Multi-Planet Star Systems Discovered
Friday January 13, 2012 @06:50PM Astronomers Estimate Milky Way May Have 100 Billion Alien Worlds
Wednesday January 04, 2012 @01:25PM First Four Exoplanets of 2012 Discovered
Sunday May 08, 2011 @11:46PM Kepler May Uncover Numerous Ring Worlds
Wednesday March 02, 2011 @10:28AM Kepler Finds Bizarre Systems
Saturday January 15, 2011 @11:24AM Stars Remain In Their Usual Places; People Panic
Monday December 20, 2010 @12:11PM Join a Worldwide Planet Search
Friday November 12, 2010 @06:57PM Pluto Might Be Bigger Than Eris
Friday July 23, 2010 @10:08PM Earth As an Extrasolar Planet