Astronomy

Astronomy 1

The moon’s natural resources and how we can exploit them

With the ever growing population on Earth and our unbridled consumption of our resources, we humans might one day…

Astronomy 3

Tons of Earth’s atmosphere disappear in space everyday

Did you know that every day, hundreds of tons of Earth’s atmosphere disappear in space? NASA researchers have decided…

exoplanet

Scientists have discovered an exoplanet made of rubies and sapphires

On Earth, precious stones are highly sought after and are hard to find, something that is very different in…

Saturn's Rings

Saturn’s rings are disappearing fast

Saturn is one of the most recognizable planets of the Solar System thanks to its emblematic rings, but these…

Astronomy 7

Scientists have discovered the most distant object in our solar system so far

The farthest body observed to date in our solar system has been detected by American astrophysicists. It is the…

Comet

Comet 46P/Wirtanen to pass close to Earth this weekend

Santa’s sleigh may well be eclipsed this year by the passage of a comet visible to the…

Breathable oxygen Mars

Astronauts traveling to Mars will lose 2.5 years of life expectancy

The different space agencies that operate around the world are still planning to send missions to Mars…

Astronomy 11

The mystery of Phobos’ grooves are finally solved

A recent study suggests that the strange grooves crisscrossing the surface of the Martian moon Phobos have been dug by…

exoplanets

There would be more potentially habitable worlds in the universe than expected

New computer simulations suggest that Uranus and Neptune, two ice giants, are able to form their own moons -…

Astronomy 14

Astronomers have discovered a possible lost twin of the Sun

On repeated occasions, many specialists in the field of Astronomy have pointed out the possible existence of a second…

exoplanet 65 light years

An exoplanet has been filmed around a star 63 light-years away

Followed for 4 years now, the exoplanet Beta Pictoris b is one of the rare extra-solar worlds to be…

Astronomy 17

This newly discovered black acts as galactic fountain

A team of astronomers recently announced the discovery of a supermassive black hole acting as a giant fountain of…

Astronomy 19

An ultra rare mineral discovered in Australia!

In an Australian crater, researchers have discovered a very rare form of zircon, a semi-precious stone generally used in…

Astronomy 21

Oumuamua could be a alien spacecraft according to new scientific study

Oumuamua, a cigar-shaped object spotted in 2017 during its crossing of the solar system, could possibly, under conditions… have…

Astronomy 23

Mysterious dwarf galaxy discovered hidden behind Andromeda

A team of astronomers recently announced the discovery of a small galaxy hidden behind the giant Andromeda. An observation…

Astronomy 25

Scientists have discovered one of the oldest stars in the Universe

A team of astronomers announces the incredible discovery in our Galaxy of a 13.5 billion-year-old star, one of the…