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NASA Just Discovered a New Lonely Planet With No Host Star

A planet with no home.<p>To make sense of space, we tend to group things up. For example, our planet is a part of the Solar System, which is part of the …

What's In A Jet From A Black Hole?

What is the composition of jets coming out of black holes at the center of galaxies?<p>As far as we can tell, it’s mostly electrons, neutrons, and protons getting flung out into these jets. In the end, it turns out that the electrons are the key factor in making the jets so visible to our …

13 Laundry Room Makeovers That Will Actually Amaze You

The laundry room is never <i>just</i> a laundry room. It’s a place to store cleaning supplies, often doubles as a pantry, turns into a dog washing station every now and then and, oh, did we mention it’s usually the size of a small closet? Organizing your laundry room and decorating the multi-tasking space …

15 Spectacular Hubble Images You Have to See

The Hubble Space Telescope has been snapping pics for 26 years. Here are some of the best.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn …

NASA Just Announced It's Building an Electric Propulsion System to Take Us Into Deep Space

Could it get us to Mars?<p>We've made it to the Moon, but if we're going to start exploring the rest of our Universe, we're going to need better …

Spacecraft finds bright craters on Ceres

<b>(CNN) —</b> Ceres, the dwarf planet that lies between Jupiter and Mars, has some shiny features.<p>NASA's Dawn space probe captured new images of bright craters on the dwarf planet, according to a report published Tuesday.<p>The images were taken 240 miles from Ceres, the closet the spacecraft has come to …

Astronomy

Build a Raspberry Pi-Powered Linux Laptop That Fits in Your Pocket

I made this little Nintendo DS sized computer using a Raspberry Pi and a bunch of off-the-shelf parts. It is a fully functional linux computer that can do most things a full system can (games, web stuff, videos, music etc).<p>You can also output the video to an external monitor, transforming it into a …

Raspberry Pi

Hubble Catches A Star Blowing A Bubble

A beautiful new image of the aptly named Bubble Nebula<p>The Hubble Space Telescope turns 26 years old this Sunday, April 24. That's ancient in space telescope years, but Hubble is still capturing some gorgeous images.<p>The latest image released by the Hubble team is a stunning picture of the Bubble …

Hubble Space Telescope