by Duarte

NASA to launch planet-hunting mission with Google-backed satellite
By Amar Toor,

NASA this week announced plans to launch two new projects: a mis­sion to search for new plan­ets, and an Inter­na­tion­al Space Sta­tion (ISS) exper­i­ment to ana­lyze X-rays emit­ted from neu­tron stars. Both are slat­ed to launch in 2017, under …