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Juno sends back its first view from orbit around Jupiter

NASA's spacecraft has been orbiting the massive planet for a little over a week but just fired up its main camera a few days ago to share the view.

By July 12, 2016

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Welcome to Jupiter! Juno enters orbit to bring stargazers unseen images

After five years hurtling through space, the Juno spacecraft has entered orbit around Jupiter, and NASA wants you to play star photographer.

By July 4, 2016

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By Jove! Juno enters Jupiter's orbit, and you get to take the pictures

Earth is about to see Jupiter in full color after the solar-powered Juno spacecraft enters the gas giant's orbit. And for the first time, NASA is handing the camera over to members of the public.

By July 4, 2016

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U-Turn Orbit Basic turntable

The U-Turn Orbit Basic turntable manages to keep costs low while streamlining the set-up and offering shoppers a lot of options to customize the color and build. It's currently our favorite sub-$200 turntable and deserves the attention of audiophiles and casual listeners alike.

By February 29, 2016

4 stars Editors' rating February 29, 2016
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Spectacular Hubble Space Telescope costume puts cosplay into orbit

A spacecraft systems engineer's very first shot at cosplay is a winner as he rocks a DIY full-body Hubble costume at Denver Comic Con.

By June 21, 2016

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Meet the largest Star Wars Tatooine-like planet orbiting two suns

Kepler-1647b doesn't sport Tatooine's desert climate or a bunch of Jedi, but it does proudly orbit two suns.

By June 14, 2016

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International Space Station makes its 100,000th orbit

Astronauts' home in the sky passes a big milestone as the space station rockets around the Earth for the 100,000th time.

By May 16, 2016

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SpaceX founders want to put tiny satellites in orbit

While SpaceX's own rockets get bigger, two of the company's founders are betting big on smaller launches.

By April 26, 2016

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See an astronaut's view of Super Bowl 50 from orbit

While the Super Bowl is a big spectacle down on Earth, it's a mere speck from the International Space Station.

By February 8, 2016

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U-Turn's Orbit Basic is a bespoke turntable for the analog purist

The Orbit Basic is our favorite turntable under $200, no question. With a dead simple set-up, a variety of customizable options on the website, and snag-free playback quality all at an entry-level price tag, the Basic is a no-brainer if you're shopping for a new turntable.

By January 29, 2016