NASA’s unique Planet Hunter Satellite Finds 66 New Planets Outside Our Solar System, 2,000 More ‘Candidates’ Yet To Be Confirmed

NASA satellite finds 66 new exoplanets, 2,100 more ‘candidates’ During its two-year-long primary mission, NASA’s planet-hunter TESS has found 66 new exoplanets, or worlds beyond our solar system, as well as nearly 2,100 candidates astronomers are working to confirm, the US space agency has said. The planet hunter of NASA called the TESS (Transiting Exoplanet … Read more

UPSC-What is Arrokoth ( Ultima Thule)

More about the Arrokoth National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has recently been renamed the farthest cosmic body, formerly known as ‘Ultima Thule’ to ‘Arrokoth’ or Sky. NASA has renamed the distant space rock after being criticized in the name of the old Nazi connections. The object will now be known as Arrokoth, Native American … Read more