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Remate columnist shot dead in Pampanga

Oct 21, 2019 - 12:12 PM

A columnist and his companion are shot dead while on their way to Olongapo City

SHOT DEAD. Remate columnist Jupiter Gonzales is killed in Arayat town, Pampanga. Photo from Gonzales' Facebook page.

Europa: There may be life on Jupiter's moon and two new missions will pave the way for finding it

Aug 31, 2019 - 9:00 AM

Europa is thought to be able to harbor simple, microbial life in its liquid, internal ocean beneath its icy surface

Europa, Jupiter's moon. Image from NASA

Life on Jupiter's moon Europa? Discovery of table salt on the surface boosts hopes

Jun 15, 2019 - 9:00 AM

This has important implications for the potential existence of life in Europa’s hidden depths

Varied terrain on Europa. NASA/JPL-Caltech/SETI Institute

A disc of dust and gas found around a newborn planet could be the birthplace of moons

Jun 08, 2019 - 11:00 AM

It blows the mind to think we might see other planets and even moons in the process of formation, using the biggest telescope in the world. It’s just another reminder of how small and insignificant we really are.

NEW PLANET FORMING. The bright spot in the center of the image is a new planet forming. Valentin Christiaens et al./ ESO, Author provided

Tiger Woods sued over restaurant staffer's drink driving death – report

May 14, 2019 - 8:25 AM

Nicholas Immesberger's parents file a lawsuit against the golfer, seeking medical costs and funeral damages and other 'appropriate damages'

BETHPAGE, NEW YORK - MAY 13: Tiger Woods of the United States looks on during a practice round prior to the 2019 PGA Championship at the Bethpage Black course on May 13, 2019 in Bethpage, New York. Warren Little/Getty Images/AFP

Agusan del Sur mayoral bet arrested over firearms

May 11, 2019 - 10:10 PM

Police in Caraga Region also arrest 4 others for violating the Comprehensive Firearms and Ammunition Regulation Act

SEIZED. Authorities confiscate guns from a mayoral bet in Rosario, Agusan del Sur, after serving a search warrant against him on May 11, 2019. Photo from CaragaPulis Pio Facebook page

Monster planet found orbiting dwarf star – 'surprised' astronomers

Oct 31, 2017 - 10:45 PM

The existence of the gassy giant challenges long-standing theories that says such a big planet – about the size of Jupiter – cannot be formed around a star so small

PLANET. This image released on October 31, 2017 by the University of Warwick shows an artist's impression of sunrise on planet NGTS-1b. NGTS-1b, a "monster" planet, which should in theory not exist, has been discovered orbiting a feint, dwarf star far, far away, surprised astronomers said on Ocober 31, 2017. Photo by  Mark Garlick/AFP

Friendly fire, Trump, Great Red Spot | Midday wRap

Jul 13, 2017 - 12:18 PM

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NASA releases new images of raging storm on Jupiter

Jul 13, 2017 - 8:22 AM

The US space agency s Juno spacecraft flew over the storm July 10 offering humanity s closest look yet at the iconic feature of our solar system s largest planet

UP CLOSE. This processed NASA handout image obtained July 12, 2017 shows the Great Red Spot on Jupiter taken by the Juno Spacecraft on its flyby over the storm on July 11. Image courtesy NASA/Juno Mission

NASA spacecraft to fly over Jupiter's Great Red Spot

Jul 11, 2017 - 9:21 AM

An unmanned NASA spacecraft is about to fly over a massive storm raging on Jupiter in a long awaited journey that could shed new light on the forces driving the planet s Great Red Spot

This illustration depicts NASA's Juno spacecraft at Jupiter, with its solar arrays and main antenna pointed toward the distant sun and Earth. Credits: NASA/JPL-Caltech

2016 top science stories: Spacetime ripples, feathered dinos, a 'fairy' in space

Dec 20, 2016 - 12:00 PM

What are the biggest discoveries and ideas in science this year? The Mind Movers of the Mind Museum list down some of the most important ones from the past 12 months

New evidence of water plumes on Jupiter's moon Europa

Sep 27, 2016 - 3:35 PM

The latest finding gives scientists fresh hope that a robotic spacecraft could one day fly past these potential plumes and learn about their contents without having to drill miles deep into the moon s icy shell

NASA to reveal 'surprising' activity on Jupiter's moon

Sep 24, 2016 - 10:40 AM

The US space agency has already proclaimed that Europa has strong evidence for an ocean of liquid water beneath its crust and which could host conditions favorable for life

'NOT ALIENS.' In a Twitter post, NASA says  they will soon announce new findings from Jupiter's moon Europa. Photo from NASA

LOOK: NASA unveils photos of Jupiter's poles

Sep 03, 2016 - 7:03 PM

NASA: The largest planet in our solar system is truly unique We have 36 more flybys to study just how unique it really is

NASA's Juno spacecraft captured this view as it closed in on Jupiter's north pole, about two hours before closest approach on Aug. 27, 2016. Credits: NASA/JPL-Caltech/SwRI/MSSS

NASA probe makes closest approach yet to Jupiter

Aug 29, 2016 - 11:35 AM

Juno swings to within some 2 600 miles 4 200 kilometers of the solar system s largest planet the closest any spacecraft has passed traveling at 130 000 miles per hour 208 000 kilometers per hour

This illustration depicts NASA's Juno spacecraft at Jupiter, with its solar arrays and main antenna pointed toward the distant sun and Earth. Credits: NASA/JPL-Caltech

NASA's Juno probe begins orbit of Jupiter

Jul 05, 2016 - 12:07 PM

4th UPDATE Welcome to Jupiter says mission control after the Juno spacecraft enters orbit around Jupiter on a mission to probe the origin of the solar system

This illustration depicts NASA's Juno spacecraft at Jupiter, with its solar arrays and main antenna pointed toward the distant sun and Earth. Credits: NASA/JPL-Caltech

NASA counts down to nail-biter orbit of Jupiter

Jul 03, 2016 - 11:29 AM

UPDATED Juno an unmanned NASA spacecraft is barreling toward Jupiter on a 1 1 billion mission to circle the biggest planet in the solar system

JUNO MISSION. Artist's concept of NASA's Juno spacecraft crossing the orbits of Jupiter's four largest moons – Callisto, Gaynmede, Europa and Io – on its approach to Jupiter. Credits: NASA/JPL-Caltech

Asteroid yang jauh jadi ancaman serius bagi Bumi

Dec 24, 2015 - 9:39 AM

Besarnya sekitar 96 kilometer persegi atau lebih 22 kali lapangan sepakbola

The new Phantom 3, Google on spoilers, Apple Watch | SciTech4u

Apr 14, 2015 - 3:00 PM

A fully loaded drone Google s move on spoilers the Apple Watch and more in this week s episode

Mengenal lebih dekat tim Jupiter Indonesia

Mar 15, 2015 - 7:51 PM

Tujuh even bergengsi sudah dilewati dan di even kedelapan di Langkawi Malaysia mereka gagal Kenali lebih dekat anggota tim Jupiter Indonesia dan siapa yang paling bertanggung jawab atas manuver berbahaya itu?

Tim Jupiter Indonesia adalah skuadron andalan angkatan udara Tentara Nasional Indonesia. Foto screen shoot dari Youtube.

Detik-detik 2 pesawat aerobatik Indonesia jatuh di Malaysia

Mar 15, 2015 - 5:41 PM

Pesawat ini berpapasan sebelum jatuh Seberapa dekat mereka menyerempet satu sama lain? Ini detik detik kedua pesawat beraksi sebelum jatuh

Pesawat akrobatik tim Jupiter Indonesia jatuh di Bandara Langkawi, Malaysia, saat sesi latihan, Minggu, 14 Maret 2015. Screen shoot dari Youtube.

Jupiter's largest moon Ganymede definitely has an ocean – NASA

Mar 13, 2015 - 10:50 AM

Aurorae glimpsed by the Hubble Space Telescope helped confirm the long suspected subsurface saltwater on Ganymede the largest moon in the solar system

Artist’s concept of Jupiter's moon Ganymede. NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope observed aurorae on the moon generated by Ganymede’s magnetic fields. A saline ocean under the moon’s icy crust best explains shifting in the auroral belts measured by Hubble. Image Credit: NASA/ESA

Bone marrow burger, stuffed squid: 7 things to try at 22 Jupiter

Feb 13, 2015 - 7:08 PM

Bone marrow and foie gras burger tenderloin with spiced taro stuffed squid and more

A closer look at Mila Kunis' Michael Cinco gown in 'Jupiter Ascending'

Feb 05, 2015 - 12:57 AM

The gown with semi sheer elements and delicate red floral details also comes with a headpiece

Movies playing this week: 'Tadhana,' 'Imitation Game,' and more

Feb 04, 2015 - 11:55 AM

Paano ba makalimot? How do you forget? That Thing Called Tadhana is among the movies playing this week

Don't lose hope, survivor tells families of missing ship crew

Jan 11, 2015 - 12:14 AM

The lone survivor – so far – in the Bulk Jupiter sinking off Vietnam says that in the 9 hours he was adrift in freezing waters he kept praying and repeating to himself that he must survive

SURVIVOR. Filipino cook Angelito Rojas (second from left) leaves the Vietnamese rescue boat SAR 413 in the coastal city of Vung Tau. Photo by AFP/Vietnam News Agency

PH to bring home victims of Vietnam ship mishap

Jan 05, 2015 - 3:45 PM

The Philippines is working to repatriate the lone survivor and the bodies of two fatalities after their cargo ship sank off Vietnam

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2 Filipinos dead, 16 missing in ship sinking off Vietnam

Jan 03, 2015 - 1:49 PM

2nd UPDATE The Philippines Department of Foreign Affairs confirms the death of two Filipino crewmembers of a cargo ship that sank off the coast of Vietnam on January 2

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NASA's Voyager 1 nears outer limit of solar system

Jun 28, 2013 - 11:25 AM

The US space agency s pioneering craft launched in 1977 is sending back a wealth of data on the final frontier of the solar bubble or heliosphere

VOYAGER PROBE. NASA photograph of one of the two identical Voyager space probes Voyager 1 and Voyager 2 launched in 1977.

Medieval Astro-Clock: 2013 guide

Feb 09, 2013 - 10:05 PM

For others it s feng shui For others it s astrology What works for one may not work for others

LUCKY DAYS. What days or hours are auspicious for the important events of your life? This book can guide you. Image courtesy of Resti Santiago