Welcome to the 571st Carnival of Space! The Carnival is a community of space science and astronomy writers and bloggers, who submit their best work each week for your benefit. We have a fantastic roundup today, so now, on to this week’s worth of stories!
- Jupiter has ten more moons bringing the total to 79
- US government should dump SLS and make Turbo rocket instead
- Turbo Rocket Economics are $85/kg to LEO or $715/kg to Luna
- SpaceX BFR could deliver 72 ton large Lunar Ice harvesting machine
- Space Based solar to replace oil using the Nuclear Turbo rocket
- SpaceX Raptor designer has ready for development designs for nuclear rocket that will be up to 7 times better than BFR
- NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope will Inspect the Atmospheres of Distant Gas Giants
- Enter the Red Planet: Our Guide to Mars Opposition 2018
- How Fast is the Universe Expanding? Hubble and Gaia Team Up to Conduct the Most Accurate Measurements to Date
- NASA’s Juno Mission Spots Another Possible Volcano on Jupiter’s Moon Io
- Twelve New Moons Discovered Around Jupiter, and One of Them is Pretty Odd!
- This is a Photo of Neptune, From the Ground! ESO’s New Adaptive Optics Makes Ground Telescopes Ignore the Earth’s Atmosphere
- This Stunning Photo Shows the Martian Dust Storm as it was Just Getting Going
Thank you for all of your stories – we’ll see you next week!
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