Archive of 2019 March

31Mar2019

Night Sky Lesson For Beginners

“Twinkle, twinkle little star – how I wonder what you are.” The words to that popular tune were written by Jane Taylor in 1806 and I bet there isn’t a person alive who hasn’t gazed up at the stars and sung that to th

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31Mar2019

What If The Sun Disappeared?

If the sun disappeared, we’d have no idea it had gone for 8.5 minutes. We’d still see it as an eerie sight, lingering, like a ghost  in the sky above Earth’s day side. (more…)

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31Mar2019

Man Sends Big Mac To Space, Then Eats It!

The Youtuber, known as Tom Stanniland said he wanted to see whether or not a burger would taste the same after being in space. Hey why not?

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30Mar2019

Would You Want To Stay In A Space Hotel?

It Had to happen. Aurora Station plans to become the first hotel in space. But how likely is it we’ll be able to holiday in orbit around the Earth?

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30Mar2019

It’s Official: Astronomers Have Discovered another Earth

NASA’s Kepler Space Telescope discovered an Earth-like planet circling a nearby star within the Goldilocks zone of our galaxy.

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30Mar2019

Mars Had Big Rivers for Billions of Years

Marked photo of a preserved river channel on Mars, taken by NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter, with color overlaid to indicate elevation (blue is low, yellow is high.)

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30Mar2019

India Tests Anti-Satellite Weapon

India claims it has demonstrated the capability of destroying satellites in orbit by shooting one of its own satellites with a missile launched from Earth.

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28Mar2019

Top 6 Discoveries That Changed Our Perception of Universe

If you think that science is boring, you should take a look at these 6 discoveries that have changed our perception of the Universe.

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24Mar2019

Astronauts Swap Harrowing Tales from NASA’s Moon Shot

Its no secret that NASA's Apollo missions were risky. Political pressures pushed the hardworking teams at NASA further and faster than what seemed possible.

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24Mar2019

Cosmic Redshift’ – Galactic Motion, Not Expanding Space?

In physics, like in life, there are often multiple solutions to a problem that will give you the same result. In our actual Universe, however, there's only one way that reality actually unfolds.

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24Mar2019

Is The Universe Infinite?

Explore the biggest question of all. How far do the stars stretch out into space? What's beyond them? In modern times, we built giant telescopes. (more…)

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24Mar2019

Facts About Outer Space

Readers love trivia and finding out about stuff! I've got your messages - you want more of this type of thing so here goes.... Here's a whole bunch of facts and figures you'll like. (more…)

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24Mar2019

Incredible Hubble View Of Two Galaxies Smashing Together

The Hubble Space Telescope has just released some spectacular new cosmic eye candy. This wild image shows NGC 6052, a pair of colliding galaxies 230 million light-years away.

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24Mar2019

Six People Begin 122-Day Simulated Moon Mission

July 20st, 2019, will mark the 50th anniversary of the historic Moon Landing, where astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin set foot on the lunar surface for the first time.

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24Mar2019

Where To Find Meteorites Around Your Home

Chances are your house has been hit by a few thousand micrometeorites, and you’ll be able to find a few if you know the secret place to look. The next time it rains try this little trick.

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17Mar2019

Sealed Cache Of Moon Rocks To Be Opened By NASA

The world is about to hear a little known an tantalizing secret.  Later this year, NASA will reveal never-before-seen morsels of the moon, the agency announced on Monday.

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