Posts Tagged "Solar System"

Discovery of the presence of methane on Mars

NASA announced that it would explore the presence of methane in the Martian atmosphere. A team of scientists has identified the presence of methane in the Martian atmosphere by carefully observing the planet for several years with the infrared telescope and the WM Keck telescope located on Mauna Kea in Hawaii. The team [...]

NASA prepares mission to Jupiter

NASA announced the preparation of a new mission, the mission Juno (Juno), live on Jupiter. The launch of the satellite, which will be done via an Atlas rocket from Cape Canaveral in Florida, is scheduled for August 2011, and is expected to reach Jupiter in 2016. Once you reach the satellite will orbit Jupiter [...]