Nasa Planet-hunter Set For Launch

The Tess mission will survey nearly the entire sky and is expected to find thousands of new worlds.

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  • NASA Tess spacecraft to prowl for planets
    (AP) — Look up at the sky tonight. Every star you see — plus hundreds of thousands, even millions more — will come under the intense stare of NASA’s newest planet hunter. Set to lift off early next we...
    07/2/2018 - 1:00 am | View Link
  • NASA’s TESS Planet Hunter Captures 200,000 Stars In Its First-Ever Image
    Though the photograph is not useful in terms of scientific study or finding exoplanets, it does mark an important step in the satellite’s mission, which is set to begin a month later. More importantly ...
    05/21/2018 - 3:54 am | View Link
  • SpaceX poised to blast off NASA's new planet-hunter, TESS
    SpaceX was poised Wednesday to try again to blast off NASA's newest planet-hunting spacecraft after a two-day delay to check out the Falcon 9 rocket's navigation systems. The $337 million Transiting E...
    04/18/2018 - 8:14 am | View Link
  • NASA’s Tess Spacecraft Embarks On Quest To Find New Planets
    MIAMI (CBSMiami/AP) — The next planet hunter satellite, TESS, launched Wednesday evening ... It also will be more feasible for robotic explorers to set sail for these new worlds in the decades and cen...
    04/18/2018 - 6:49 am | View Link
  • SpaceX postpones launch of NASA's planet-hunter spacecraft
    This artist's rendition from NASA shows the Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite, or TESS, which is set for launch Monday on a mission to search for the nearest Earth-like planets in our cosmic neigh...
    04/16/2018 - 10:08 am | View Link
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  • NASA’s New Planet Hunter Snaps Initial Test Image, Swings ...
    After launching April 18, TESS has completed its lunar flyby to put it on track for its final science orbit, and has released a first test image.
    07/10/2018 - 12:32 am | View Website
  • NASA to Discuss Upcoming Launch of Next Planet Hunter
    Join NASA at 1 p.m. EDT Wednesday, March 28, as astrophysics experts discuss the upcoming launch of NASA's next planet hunter, the Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS). Join NASA at 1 p.m. EDT Wednesday, March 28, as astrophysics experts discuss the upcoming launch of NASA's next planet hunter, the Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS).
    07/8/2018 - 8:37 pm | View Website
  • NASA Planet-Hunter Set For Launch
    SpaceX Launches NASA's Planet-Hunting Satellite, Successfully Lands Its Falcon 9 Rocket Windows 10 Update Will Support More Password-Free Logins This discussion has been archived. No new comments can be posted.
    07/7/2018 - 10:58 am | View Website
  • NASA’s new planet hunter snaps initial test image, swings ...
    NASA’s next planet hunter, the Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS), is one step closer to searching for new worlds after successfully completing a lunar flyby on May 17. The spacecraft passed about 5,000 miles from the Moon, which provided a gravity assist that helped TESS sail toward its final working orbit.
    05/18/2018 - 7:50 pm | View Website
  • NASA's TESS satellite expands search for exoplanets
    SpaceX engineers pressed ahead Wednesday with preparations to launch a Falcon 9 rocket carrying a $337 million planet-hunting satellite that NASA hopes will take the search for planets beyond Earth's solar system to another level.
    04/18/2018 - 2:28 pm | View Website
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