Daily Archives: June 18, 2009

First Extragalactic Exoplanet Found?

New Scientist reports that a new planet may have been found orbiting a star in the Andromeda Galaxy, two million light years away. Send to Kindle

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LRO/LCROSS Launched On Time Today

The Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO) launched on time today at about 2:32 PM (Pacific Time), together with the smaller lunar impacter, Lunar Crater Observation and Sensing Satellite, or LCROSS. LRO will map the moon in greater detail than has been … Continue reading

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