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To INFINITY..and BEYOND!!! (24 Photos)


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A mission NASA is designing to probe the nature of mysterious dark energy could discover thousands of alien planets as well. NASA's proposed Wide-field Infrared Survey Telescope (WFIRST) mission aims to help researchers better understand dark energy, the puzzling stuff that makes up about three-quarters of the universe and drives its accelerating expansion.

from The Huffington Post

NASA Has High Hopes For Powerful New Telescope

There's a new telescope on the horizon -- and it's huge. NASA is planning to launch the Wide-Field Infrared Survey Telescope, or WFIRST, in the mid-2020s.

The WFIRST space telescope mission is under way with plans to find more planets in our own galaxy and unlock the mysteries of the universe at the same time.

Nightsky watching, he loves to find out what's beyond our universe. to infinity and beyond

from Mashable

What's Next for NASA: Planned Missions Through 2030

What's Next for NASA: Planned Missions Through 2030 woohoo! Jose and I were just talking about New Horizons the other night! #Neato

NASA | WFIRST: Uncovering the Mysteries of the Universe