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NASA Bids Farewell to Kepler, Pioneering Planet Hunter
After nine years and more than 500,000 stars observed, the space telescope is retiring.
Tucson Researcher Tracking Unusual Blue Asteroid
UA student's data includes comet Phaethon's link to Geminid meteor shower
Mars Water Could Support Oxygen-Breathing Microbes
Simple, multicellular life, such as sponges, could survive in briny waters near the surface of the planet.
Scientists Put Forward Candidate For First Known Exomoon
If confirmed the discovery would be considered the first of its kind, scientists say.
Dwarf Planet Ceres Gaining New Attention From Scientists
A UA researcher says evidence of ice volcanoes on the surface make Ceres an interesting subject.
UA Mars Camera Watching Dust Storm From Orbit
Storm has covered Mars since June, limiting surface missions
UA Scientists Expect Bright Discoveries From Solar Satellite
NASA solar probe to be launched Saturday to measure sun's atmosphere
Scientists Discover Liquid Lake Under Mars Ice
Arizona researcher suggests it's the strongest evidence of liquid water so far.
OSIRIS-REx Due To Begin Asteroid Operations Soon
UA scientists prepare for spacecraft's first photos of the asteroid Bennu.
A Bright Touch: Harpist Christine Vivona
Also on Arizona Spotlight: Voices of protesters in Nogales; and a conversation with NASA nurse Dee O'Hara on the birth of the space program.
Mars 2020 Rover Mission to Include Scout Helicopter
NASA will test the aircraft's feasibility with up to five flights in 30 days and use it for mission planning and rover navigation.
Space Dust Dings OSIRIS-REx Spacecraft
Mission on target to encounter asteroid this year, return sample to Earth in 2023.
Scientists Want to Know: Can Table Salt Slow Global Warming?
Salt is superior to aluminum oxide to scatter heat-causing sunlight.
UA Focused on Project to Get First Images of Black Holes
National Science Foundation grant will help coordinate and compute data from telescopes.
Catch a Total Lunar Eclipse Early Wednesday Morning
Early in the morning, the eclipse will cover a super, blue moon.
Catalina Sky Survey Sets Record for Finding Asteroids
University of Arizona program bags 990 space rocks in 2017.
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