My Very Educated Mother Just Showed Us Nine Planets is going to be getting a whole lot longer….
Git yourself to GitHub and start searching for homes-away from home!
Happy birthday! Suns are now known to have been ‘born’ 180 million years after the Big Bang.
A “warm” super-Earth has been discovered orbiting a red dwarf. Seven and a half times the Earth’s mass, it could support life.
New molecules may be condensing out of Black Hole winds.
Proof that the art of simply observing can bring tremendous rewards.
Observations of π1 Gruis a red giant 530 light years away, are confirming theories about the evolution of stars.
NASA’s Chandra X-Ray Obervatory may have located the Empire!
Scientists advance a new theory that may explain the origin of 80% of the matter in the universe
When searching for exo life, and old SF expression turns out to have been prophetic: “Watch the skies!!”
Aptly named, the ESPRESSO telescope caffinates exo-planet searches
Gravitational lensing reveals the most distant galaxy – 13.3 Billion light years from Earth
Machine learning technology helps NASA locate a planetary system with as many planets as our own.
Dark energy from other galaxies is invading the Milky Way
RZ Piscium – eater of worlds. A star in the constellation Pisces provides a view into early planetary formation,
The James Webb Space Telescope is getting ready to fly
Gravity made me do it: Jupiter explains its jet stream reversal
Black Holes may not be as strong as once thought – but get too near one and it hardly matters
The search for Planet Nine (or ten, if astronomers change their minds again) continues
Prior theories suggest the solar system formed as the result of a nearby supernova. A new theory suggests something quite different.
13.1 BILLION year old Super Massive Black Hole discovered
The Fermi Paradox Resolved: Solar System’s Mother dresses it funny!
It could be a message saying “don’t send silk worms to the Moon!”. Most likely it’s a natural phenom, but for now, investigators aren’t ruling anything, including alien spaceships, out.
Crowdsourcing project identifies extra solar planets. You can play too!
That creepy, skull-faced asteroid is heading back towards Earth
2018 will offer these exciting sky shows, most visible the world over
The Universe May Be Full of Habitable Worlds That Have No Sun
Jannuary 1: a super blood moon. January 31: a Blue Moon and a lunar eclipse.
How long would an exo-planet remain habitable?
Plans for Titan and comet missions