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Jupiter, Saturn and the moon will align in a rare phenomenon from June 14 to 19 – here’s when you can see it in Singapore

The phenomenon will take place while the moon is in its "waxing gibbous" phase and can be best viewed after 11pm, said Science Centre Singapore.
An enhanced-color image of planet Jupiter taken by NASA's Juno spacecraft in September 2018.

NASA’s $1 billion Juno spacecraft is probing Jupiter’s deepest secrets — here are Juno’s biggest discoveries so far

NASA's Juno probe reached Jupiter in July 2016, and scientists' view of the solar system has not been the same since. The $1 billion mission has taken stunning images of the gas giant and probed its deepest secrets with a suite of instruments.

One of Jupiter’s 79 moons has magnetic waves – and they are incredibly powerful

Jupiter has a whole lot of moons, and just this year, scientists found 12 more.
An illustration of NASA's Juno spacecraft flying above the clouds of Jupiter.

NASA’s $1 billion mission to Jupiter has taken years of stunning images — here are some of Juno’s best shots

NASA's Juno spacecraft has pulled off its 14th daredevil orbit of Jupiter and is preparing to embark on the next phase of its journey. NASA recently extended the mission through July 2021, temporarily sparing it from doom. Here are some of its best photos and animations of Jupiter.
An illustration of NASA's Juno spacecraft flying above the clouds of Jupiter (as seen during perijove 7).

NASA’s $1 billion Jupiter probe just beamed back mesmerizing new photos of the gas giant

Juno's high-speed flybys around Jupiter, called perijoves, happen once every 53.5 days and have allowed NASA to document the gas giant like never before. The most recent trip (Juno's 14th perijove) occurred on July 16. Here's what the probe saw.

Scientists just found a dozen new moons around Jupiter — including one they’re calling an ‘oddball’

The researchers that discovered Jupiter's moons were searching for a hypothetical massive planet that might exist at the far fringes of our solar system, often referred to as Planet Nine or Planet X.
This artist's concept of lightning distribution in Jupiter's northern hemisphere incorporates a Juno image with artistic embellishments.

NASA’s Juno probe has solved a 39 year-old mystery about Jupiter’s lightning

NASA's Juno probe has unraveled the mystery of Jupiter's lightning, a problem that has vexed astronomers for close to four decades. A new paper has found that Jupiter's lightning is similar to Earth's.
An illustration of NASA's Juno probe flying over Jupiter.

NASA’s $1 billion Jupiter probe just beamed back even more jaw-dropping photos of the planet’s tireless storm clouds

Juno, a tennis-court-size NASA probe at Jupiter, recently sent scientists a new batch of data, and the photos it included are even more stunning than the last set. They show powerful cyclones, chaotic cloud bands, and messes of blue-hued patterns near the planet's poles.
Jupiter will be closer to Earth than it has been in a decade on May 8.

Jupiter will be closer to Earth tonight than it has been in years — and you can see it with bare eyes

Space-watchers, get excited: On May 8, Jupiter will be closer to Earth than it has been for years, and it'll make for some prime viewing. The planet will be in opposition to the sun, which means it'll be on the exact opposite side of Earth to the sun.

NASA’s $1 billion Jupiter probe just sent back majestic new photos of the giant planet and its Great Red Spot

NASA's Juno spacecraft flew by Jupiter for the 12th time on April 1. The robot took unbelievable new images of the solar system's largest planet and storm.