The Robert C. Byrd Green Bank Telescope in West Virginia, the largest steerable radio telescope in the world, is observing 86 planetary systems from now known 1,235 that may contain Earth-like planets.
Researchers from European Southern Observatory (ESO) using a giant telescope in the Chilean find that Haumea, which is the one of the five dwarf planets of the SolarSystem, and one of its satellites, Hi’iaka, covered with brilliant layer of crystalline ice, formed as a result of the tidal gravitational forces and the decay of radioactive elements that make up these Plutoid.
Now scientists all over the world can be studied hundreds of millions of galaxies, stars and asteroids collected in the first bundle of data from NASA’s Wide-field Infrared Survey Explorer (WISE) mission. infrared telescope WISE take nearly 2.7 million images, with which scientists have found about 33,000 steroids between the planets Jupiter and Mars
Nasa’s Swift satellite and Hubble Space Telescope join forces to study one of the most mysterious cosmic explosions ever observed.