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What new images from the James Webb Space Telescope teach us about the planet Mars

Close collaboration is expected on future missions to Mars for the use of the James Webb telescope. The James Webb Space Telescope surprises us again with new images of a planet in the Solar System. This time it was the turn of our neighbor: Mars. Although these are not as spectacular as those of the gas giants Jupiter and Neptune , it is …

There is reason to suspect that Alzheimer’s could be an autoimmune disease

Finding a cure for Alzheimer ‘s disease  is becoming an increasingly competitive and contentious challenge, and several major controversies have occurred in recent years. Finding a cure for Alzheimer’s disease is becoming an increasingly competitive and contentious challenge, and several major controversies have occurred in recent years. Without going any further, in July 2022, the journal Science reported that a key research paper …

NASA shares the sound of meteorites crashing into Mars

The InSight mission has heard its first meteor impacts on the surface of Mars . The Mars lander seismometer  has detected vibrations from four separate impacts in the past two years, NASA has now announced . InSight detected seismic waves from four space rocks that crashed into Mars in 2020 and 2021. These not only represent the first impacts detected by the spacecraft’s seismometer since InSight touched down on the …

The probe sent by NASA to the Moon in trouble: it is in safe mode

NASA notes that CAPSTONE suffered some kind of problem near the end of a trajectory correction maneuver. NASA ‘s Moon probe , CAPSTONE , runs into more than one problem on its journey to the satellite. At the moment, the mission is in safe mode after a problem was found in a trajectory correction maneuver on September 8. What is happening with CAPSTONE? The Cislunar Autonomous …

NASA’s Juno mission reveals Jupiter’s ‘complex’ colors

Juno flew past Jupiter on July 5. Scientists created never-before-seen images with their important new information. NASA ‘s Juno spacecraft has revealed the “complex” colors and cloud structure of Jupiter as it completed its 43rd close flyby of the giant planet, which took place on July 5, 2022. Scientist Björn Jónsson created two images using raw data from the JunoCam instrument, which was on board …