Astronomy

Is there life elsewhere in the Universe?

Since the first discovery of a planet orbiting a star similar to our Sun (51 Pegasus) by Michel Mayor…

Mysterious collision of young galaxies baffles astronomers

It’s an amazing discovery but scientists do not know yet how to explain it. Thanks to the ALMA and…

The mystery of Jupiter’s rotation may have finally been solved

Jupiter turns in just ten hours on itself, which seems spectacularly fast for its size but it is abnormally…

Aliens may not be able to escape the gravity of a super-earth

Space travel is seen here on Earth as the ultimate accomplishment of an advanced civilization. However, for some hypothetical…

The explosive origin of Mars’ moons

New simulations led by astrophysicist Robin Canup, who helped accredit the giant impact model to explain the origin of…

Thousands of craters discovered on the moon using artificial intelligence

For decades, scientists have been trying to find out how many craters are present on the moon. This arduous…

Binary star systems

This is why binary star systems have fewer planets

Exoplanets evolving in a tight binary star system are in a risky environment: US astronomers have developed models that…