Photo credit: ESA & NASA/Solar Orbiter/EUI team; Data processing: E. Kraaikamp (ROB). It is only April, but this HAS to be the ...
April 5, 2022Val Curtis
A United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket launches NOAA’s GOES-T satellite from Cape Canaveral Space Force Station on March 1, 2022. (Photo ...
March 3, 2022treehouse
Photo credit: Joel Kowsky/NASA On Thursday morning, SpaceX launched a rocket from Kennedy Space Center to send IXPE (International X-ray Polarimetry Explorer) ...
December 10, 2021treehouse
Photo credit: Chandra X-ray Observatory (NASA) Old mission, new exciting news from the Chandra X-ray Observatory. Astronomers have announced evidence ...
October 27, 2021treehouse
PHOTO: On Aug. 8, 2021, an experiment at the National Ignition Facility put researchers at the threshold of fusion ignition, achieving a ...
August 31, 2021Val Curtis
PHOTO: This photo shows the Sun seen by AIA in 304 Angstrom light in 2021 before degradation correction (left) and with corrections ...
August 16, 2021Val Curtis
Neuroscientists from multiple institutions have wrapped up a five-year, multimillion-dollar project with the release of a high-resolution 3-D map showing the connections between 200,000 cells in a clump of mouse brain about as big as a grain of sand. Luxel is proud that ...
August 11, 2021Val Curtis
A successful launch! ESA worked in conjunction with NASA to launch the Solar Orbiter (SolO) on Sunday, February 9, 2020. SolO will capture close-up images of never before seen regions of our parent star, including the poles, and study the electromagnetic environment in its vicinity. The cutting-edge spacecraft will get ...
February 13, 2020Val Curtis
Luxel's spectral purity filters (SPF) are an important part of this breakthrough technology. “An evolutionary leap, EUV still projects a chip blueprint onto silicon, but it uses light with an incredibly small wavelength to do so, the better for creating minuscule features. “At these tiny wavelengths, the UV light is absorbed ...
January 19, 2020Val Curtis
NASA's Parker Solar Probe mission has returned unprecedented data from near the Sun, culminating in new discoveries published on Dec. 4, 2019, in the journal Nature. Among the findings are new understandings of how the Sun's constant outflow of material, the solar wind, behaves. Seen near Earth -- ...
December 12, 2019Val Curtis