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SPIRou : the hunt for exoplanets is open

Le système de 7 planètes TRAPPIST-1 situé à 39 années-lumière de la Terre, présenté artistiquement comme étant vu de TRAPPIST-1e, 4ème planète située provisoirement dans la zone habitable de TRAPPIST-1. Crédit : NASA/SPIRou.

One year after its installation, and after several months of intensive testing, SPIRou has just passed its acceptance exam with great success, and is therefore able to begin its scientific explorations.

Bepi Colombo : Europe and Japan set out to conquer Mercury

 Vue d'artiste de la séparation entre Mercury Magnetospheric Orbiter et Mercury Planetary Orbiter.  Copyright: Spacecraft: ESA/ATG medialab; Mercury: NASA/Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory/Carnegie Institution of Washington

Mercury is a planet that has so far been relatively little studied. So, the European, ESA, and Japanese space agencies, JAXA, have worked together to meet this challenge and set up the international space mission Bepi Colombo.

A Universe Aglow

A Universe Aglow

MUSE spectrograph reveals that nearly the entire sky in the early Universe is glowing with Lyman-alpha emission

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