Author Archives: Andrea.G

About Andrea.G

Andrea Grossi: H. sapiens Linnaeus. - Appassionato di Astronomia, Fisica e Matematica - Fan della migliore Hard Science Fiction scritta e filmata - Lettore instancabile: arXiv mi ama! - Web crawler, uso ancora i gopher ma conosco il Web 4.0 - Strimpellatore di chitarra elettrica e tastiera - Videogiocatore a tempo perso - 8 bit retro-something - Frequentatore del Civico Planetario Ulrico Hoepli - Metaverser in Second Life & OpenSim - Ogni tanto guardo qualche cartone animato e dormo sognando onde gravitazionali

Artificial Intelligence, NASA Data Used to Discover Eighth Planet Circling Distant Star

Our solar system now is tied for most number of planets around a single star, with the recent discovery of an eighth planet circling Kepler-90, a Sun-like star 2,545 light years from Earth. The planet was discovered in data from NASA’s Kepler Space Telescope. from NASA via IFTTT

NASA Awards Contract for Safety, Mission Assurance Support

NASA has awarded the Safety and Mission Assurance Support Services III (SMASS III) contract to A-P-T Research, Inc. of Huntsville, Alabama, for a broad range of services at the agency’s Headquarters in Washington, Kennedy Space Center in Florida, and various sites supported by Kennedy’s programs and projects. from NASA via IFTTT