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NASA hasn’t been to Venus since the ’90s. Now it’s planning two trips to our smoking hot neighbor.
How the most distant object ever made by humans is spending its dying days
A guide to the solar system’s biggest secrets
The most life-friendly places on ancient Mars were deep below its surface
Researchers trace galactic history in ancient grains of alien sand
The Moon keeps flashing us and we have no idea why
Planet Nine might not actually be a planet
Kepler finally ran out of gas, but it will always fuel our planet-hunting ambitions
Voyager 2 is almost outside the sun’s protective bubble
Jupiter’s magnetic field has two ‘south poles’