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proxima centauri

Astrosat, Chandra, Hubble Space Telescope detect massive explosion on Proxima Centauri

A massive coronal explosion on Proxima Centauri has been detected simultaneously by three space-based observatories Astrosat, Chandra, Hubble Space Telescope and a ground-based observatory HARPS. The explosion was detected on May 31 during a planned joint multi-wavelength simultaneous observational campaign by these observatories studying the ‘Proxima Centauri’ group of stars which hosts an Earth-like habitable

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China fails in its second heavy-lift carrier rocket launch

China’s space ambitions have been increasingly lately with multiple missions being signed off as well as launched. The country is garnering success in its missions, but in its latest’s attempt to launch its second heavy-lift carrier rocket ‘Long March-5 Y2’, China didn’t remain successful. The launch on Sunday failed after abnormity was detected during the