Derby and District Astronomical Society

The Journal of the Derby and District Astronomical Society
Winter 2007/2008

Astro News Desk

Selected news stories from around the web...

New 'super-Earth' found in space
Secrets of Sun-like star probed
Chinese probe begins Moon orbit
Fifth Planet Found Orbiting 55 Cancri
First Look at the Orion Crew Module
Beijing 'planning space station'
Asteroid could be NASA's new target
Clue to cosmic rays discovered
Astronomers defend asteroid warning mix-up
Rosetta closes in on Earth a second time
Europe eyes Mars landing sites
Earth's Moon is 'cosmic rarity'

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