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News in 2024

Satellites are burning up in the upper atmosphere – and we still don’t know what impact this will have on the Earth’s climate
02/26/2024

The science behind leap years
02/26/2024

Odysseus completes first US moon landing in 50 years: How did it unfold?
02/26/2024

How is snow made? An atmospheric scientist describes the journey of frozen ice crystals from clouds to the ground
02/26/2024

Interview with Dr. Daniel Cziczo (International Excellence Fellow 2023)
02/26/2024

Odysseus Lunar Lander's Mission to the Moon
02/22/2024

"It's kind of scary, it sounded like thunder:" One woman shares her earthquake experience for "Earthquake Awareness Month"
02/14/2024

MastCamZ captures solar eclipse on Mars
02/13/2024

12 states in path of totality during April 8 solar eclipse
02/9/2024

Farewell to Our Flying Friend and Closing in on the Crater Rim
02/9/2024

Purdue scientists discover volcanic material on the Moon where it has never been detected before
02/7/2024

Empowering Voices in Science: A Collaborative Film Project Showcasing Female Scientists in Fieldwork
02/6/2024

This weather phenomenon on Lake Michigan stunned meteorologists Friday
01/23/2024

University collaboration receives $6 million in funding for new CI workforce project
01/19/2024

Improving our understanding of Earth's upper troposphere and lower stratosphere
01/16/2024

At the Mars Desert Research Station, Purdue crews live and work as if they are truly inhabiting the red planet
01/4/2024

NASA’s most high-risk endeavor in decades and other boundary-pushing space missions planned for 2024
01/4/2024

The Tantalizing Mystery of the Solar System’s Hidden Oceans
01/2/2024

From the Moon’s south pole to an ice-covered ocean world, several exciting space missions are slated for launch in 2024
01/2/2024

Busy year of space missions lies ahead in 2024
01/2/2024

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