Space Rocks Keep Hitting Jupiter. What’s the Deal with That?
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Space Rocks Keep Hitting Jupiter. What’s the Deal with That?

Jupiter has taken a beating recently. Two asteroids were seen crashing into the planet in September and October. They were only a month apart.
Juno digs into Jupiter and sees the Great Red Spot goes way deeper than thought
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Juno digs into Jupiter and sees the Great Red Spot goes way deeper than thought

Combination of visible light from Hubble Space telescope and infrared imagery (left) of Jupiter by the Gemini Observatory (right). This shows how
You can see the moon near Saturn in the night sky tonight. Here's how.
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You can see the moon near Saturn in the night sky tonight. Here's how.

You can watch the moon pass by Earth's sky for two nights, starting Wednesday (Nov. 10) On Wednesday, the moon will be approximately 4 degrees from
In Jupiter's swirling Great Red Spot, NASA spacecraft finds hidden depths
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In Jupiter's swirling Great Red Spot, NASA spacecraft finds hidden depths

In Jupiter's swirling Great Red Spot, NASA spacecraft finds hidden depths Enlarge this image toggle caption NASA/JPL-Caltech/SwRI/MSSS/Gerald
You can see the moon line up with bright Venus, Jupiter and Saturn in the sky tonight
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You can see the moon line up with bright Venus, Jupiter and Saturn in the sky tonight

Skywatchers who take in the sunset view have the chance to see Venus, the moon and Saturn line up in the evening sky tonight (Nov. 8, 2018). You can
NASA's Juno probe reveals secrets of Jupiter's atmosphere in 3D
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NASA's Juno probe reveals secrets of Jupiter's atmosphere in 3D

NASA's spacecraft has created the most detailed 3D model ever of the largest planet in our solar system. Juno's second extended phase is being used
A NASA spacecraft just saw the north pole of Europa, the icy moon of Jupiter, for the first time
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A NASA spacecraft just saw the north pole of Europa, the icy moon of Jupiter, for the first time

Juno captured Europa's north pole region from a distance for the first-ever time. NASA officials stated that this was their first view of the region,
NASA's Juno: Science results offer first 3D view of Jupiter atmosphere
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NASA's Juno: Science results offer first 3D view of Jupiter atmosphere

The cloud-forming weather layer creates Jupiter's banded appearance. This composite image shows Jupiter's visible and infrared light views taken by
Jupiter's Great Red Spot extends far deeper than we realised
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Jupiter's Great Red Spot extends far deeper than we realised

Before the Juno spacecraft orbited Jupiter in 2016, we only had a superficial view of the planet. The measurements that NASA has taken have revealed
Lucy is off to Visit Jupiter’s Trojan Asteroids
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Lucy is off to Visit Jupiter’s Trojan Asteroids

NASA's Lucy spacecraft has been launched. On Saturday, October 16, the spacecraft was launched from Earth on an Atlas 5 rocket. Its primary goal is