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Top Scientists Explain To US Senators Why America Must Look For Aliens

Top Scientists Explain To US Senators Why America Must Look For Aliens

The US Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation is holding a series of hearings leading up to another NASA authorisation bill, which helps set goals and authorises funding for the agency. On Wednesday, scientists from US universities, the Smithsonian Institution, and NASA answered senators’ questions about why Congress should…

NASA Delays Hubble Successor Launch

NASA Delays Hubble Successor Launch

Image: NASA The Hubble Space Telescope is incredible and has done some truly remarkable science, but it’s getting old. After all, it was launched in 1990. Taking its place is the James Webb Space Telescope, an $US8 billion-plus experiment that was scheduled to launch in October 2018.