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Wow! Juno’s 8th science flyby of Jupiter

A new and awesome batch of images has emerged from the Juno mission’s most recent flyby of Jupiter. Plus, the mission gets a new project manager.

Reliving Cassini’s final moments

“Cassini managed to survive for 91 seconds in this epic battle, before tipping over backward during the last 8 seconds and then finally losing radio contact with Earth.”

Space visionaries boost Pluto lander

At a NASA symposium this week, space scientists and engineers presented an exciting new concept for a lander that would explore Pluto by “hopping” across its surface.

A new look at ocean worlds

Here’s how the James Webb Space Telescope – successor to Hubble, due to launch in 2018 – will study Jupiter’s moon Europa and Saturn’s moon Enceladus.

Cassini prepares for last look at Titan

Even as the long-lived Cassini spacecraft gears up for its last moments at Saturn, it’s preparing for a final long-distance look at Titan, Saturn’s large moon, on September 11.