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Hubble image of the disintegrating asteroid P/2013 R3 from October 2013. (Photo credit: NASA, ESA, and D. Jewitt (UCLA))

Hubble Telescope Captures Shattering Asteroid

Astronomers have been watching the asteroid slowly break apart over the past year.

03/07/2014

Reprojection of the official USGS basemap of Jupiter's moon Europa. (Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/SETI Institute)

NASA Says It Wants To Visit Jupiter’s Moon Europa

Scientists believe there may be liquid water on the Jovian satellite.

CBS Tampa–03/06/2014

Scientists believe these lines may be created by water flowing just underneath the surface. (Credit: NSA/JPL)

Scientists: Dark Lines On Mars Could Indicate Flowing Water

Traces of iron formations hint at the possibility of liquid water just underneath the Martian surface.

CBS Tampa–02/12/2014

File photo of an unmanned rocket. (Photo by BRUCE WEAVER/AFP/Getty Images)

Telescope Spies Water Plumes On Dwarf Planet Ceres

First evidence of an icy surface on Ceres, now one of the few bodies in the solar system known to have water.

CBS Tampa–01/23/2014

SETI astronomer Frank Marchis says we may be less than two decades away from finding an Earth-like planet. (Getty Images)

Astronomer: We’re 10-15 Years Away From Finding Earth 2.0

SETI astronomer Frank Marchis says we’re very close to finding an Earth-like planet orbiting another star.

CBS Tampa–01/15/2014

Great white sharks may live longer than previously believed.  (credit: Tim Rock/Getty Images)

Study: Great White Sharks Can Live Up To 70 Years

Researchers find a shark’s lifespan may be similar to humans.

CBS Tampa–01/14/2014

The Current host Franco Ripple in the studio with "bigs" and "littles" from Big Brothers Big Sisters of Pinellas County (photo credit: CBS Tampa Bay)

The Current: Buccaneer Mike Alstott on Hike For Hospice, Networking Tips From Aakash Patel, Orthopaedic Research in Tampa Bay, and National 4-H Council on STEM Education

Did you miss this past weekend’s edition (November 3rd) of CBS Tampa Bay’s The Current? No problem! Click the audio players above to catch the first and second half-hour programs featuring: Former Tampa Bay Buccaneers […]

CBS Tampa–11/06/2013

File photo of Asteroid 2103 TV135. (STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Large Asteroid Just Missed Earth In Sept., Coming Back In 2032

Scientists say a large asteroid came near to Earth in September and will return in 2032.

10/19/2013

American Idol finalist Scott MacIntyre will visit Tampa for a concert presented by VSA Florida (photo credit: Scott MacIntyre)

The Current: American Idol Finalist Scott MacIntyre, Author Dawna Stone’s New Book, Tampa’s Hispanic Man & Woman of 2013, St. Petersburg Science Festival, ACS Making Strides Walk

First half-hour: Second half-hour: Did you miss this past weekend’s edition (October 13th) of CBS Tampa Bay’s The Current? No problem! Click the audio players above to catch the whole episode featuring: Sandra Blackburn with […]

CBS Tampa–10/16/2013

The planet Venus appears close to the crescent Moon as Jupiter (R) appears nearby during a rare planetary alignment on December 1, 2008.  (credit: Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)

Study: Life-Sustaining Planets May Exist Beyond Our Solar System

According to a recent study, scientist say planets in a solar system over 100 light years from Earth can sustain life.

10/12/2013

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