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NASA TESS Finishes First Year of Exoplanet Science Operations

13th Nov, 2019 - 5077 views

Looking to purchase some telescope gear? Support Deep Astronomy by checking out OPT Telescopes, a great resource for all amateur astronomy stuff: NASA's Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite has completed it's first year of sc

NASAs TESS Watches a Star Getting Devoured by a Black Hole

5th Oct, 2019 - 8257 views

Like this content? Please consider becoming a patron: In this episode, our favorite exoplanet hunting space telescope, known as TESS, has managed to capture a black hole tearing a star apart. Not only is TESS fin

The First Two Worlds of TESS

22nd Sep, 2018 - 3787 views

Get ready for the avalanche folks! TESS is starting to return science data and already they've discovered two exoplanets. In this episode, I'll let you know more about them.

TESS First Light: The Search for Exoplanets Has Begun!

19th Sep, 2018 - 3384 views

TESS the transiting exoplanet survey satellite, has taken its first science image. This image is the first in the first sector of the southern hemisphere and shows both LMC and SMC

The Lynx Space Telescope: A Flagship Concept to Probe the Energetic Universe

18th Sep, 2018 - 1710 views

Lynx is one of four flagship concepts for the next great space telescope. NASA has funded a series of studies of four concepts that will in less than a year's time produce candidate designs for a major space observatory to begin construction later

NASA's TESS is Now a Fully Armed and Operational Exoplanet Finder

3rd Aug, 2018 - 4408 views

After launch on April 18th of this year onboard a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket, the next generation of space telescopes to look for exoplanets, in our galaxy, the Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite starts science mission

NASA's TESS: How Many Planets will be Found?

25th Apr, 2018 - 2467 views

The recently launched Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) was designed to find Earth - sized planets around other stars. How many exoplanets are we expected to find?

Let's Watch the TESS Launch

18th Apr, 2018 - 3015 views

Quickly setting up to watch the TESS Launch on SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket. Let's watch together

As TESS Launch Approaches, Kepler Mission Ending as Fuel Runs Low

13th Apr, 2018 - 3126 views

Bad news from NASA regarding the venerable Kepler/K2 mission: it is running out of fuel and preparations are being made for the final end - for real this time - of the mission that showed us there were more planets in our galaxy than stars.

Launch Date Set for Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS)!

4th Apr, 2018 - 2573 views

Launch Date set for TESS: April 16, 2018, 6:32pm ET. TESS is designed to scan the entire sky over two years to find as many exoplanets as it can among the closest and brightest stars to Earth.

TESS Update with Sara Seager and Natalia Guerrero

13th Feb, 2018 - 4446 views

The Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) is scheduled to launch later this year. Where does the mission stand? Join us as we take a look at the status of the TESS mission and discuss some of the amazing science it is designed to accomplish.

TESS Exoplanet Cameras Out of Focus; DES Makes New Dark Matter Map; New Neptune Storm; Eclipse 2017

4th Aug, 2017 - 2875 views

Consider supporting Space Fan News: to ensure you get current space & astronomy news each week! Links to this week's stories: TESS Cameras Focus Problems: