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British-born Astronaut Michael Foale Retires from NASA

British-born Astronaut Michael Foale Retires from NASAMichael Foale, British-born astronaut has retired from NASA. Mr. Foale, who is holding UK-US citizenship, is said to have spent 375 days in orbit.

Though a number of accomplishments are in the kitty of Mr. Foale, one thing that is at the top of the list is that he is considered to be the most experienced British-born astronaut in the human spaceflight’s history.

40-Year-Old Mystery of Magellanic Stream Solved

40-Year-Old Mystery of Magellanic Stream SolvedIt was in 1970s that the Magellanic Stream was discovered by astronomers. The stream is said to be a ribbon of gas that cover the centre around the Milky Way.

Since the time, it has been discovered astronomers have looking out for evidence by which they can prove that the gaseous stream has been released from the Magellanic Clouds. The Magellanic Clouds are two dwarf galaxies that orbit the Milky Way.

Humans may live on Europa in Future

Humans may live on Europa in FutureIt may be possible that humans may live in Europa in future. Europa is Jupiter's ice-covered moon and is anticipated by NASA as one of the areas where humans can live in future.

NASA Confirms Flipping of Sun Soon

NASA Confirms Flipping of Sun SoonAccording to the statements recently coming from the NASA experts, the sun will soon start to flip its magnetic field.

Land Rover on Mars Celebrates its Anniversary

Land Rover on Mars Celebrates its AnniversaryIt's been exactly one year for the rover Curiosity to have touched the turf of Mars. According to the engineers who designed the vehicle's landing mechanism, they were always confident about the efficiency of the rover.

Hubble’s Observations Help Solve an Ancient Mystery

Hubble’s Observations Help Solve an Ancient MysteryNASA's Hubble Space Telescope has come up with new observations, which have likely helped scientists in solving a galaxy-evolution mystery, unsolved since long.

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