Strange Honeycomb Pattern on Mars Appears to Be Formed by Water Ice And CO2

Strange Honeycomb Pattern on Mars Appears to Be Formed by Water Ice And CO2

From orbit, this landscape on Mars looks like a lacy honeycomb or a spider web. But the unusual polygon-shaped features aren’t created by Martian bees or spiders; they are actually formed from an ongoing process of seasonal change from created from water ice and carbon dioxide. The HiRISE camera (High Resolution Imaging Science Experiment) on … Read more

Panthers top Red Wings for 12th straight win, clinch No. 1 seed in East

Panthers top Red Wings for 12th straight win, clinch No. 1 seed in East

SUNRISE, Fla. — The Florida Panthers clinched the top seed in the Eastern Conference when they tied their franchise record with their 12th consecutive victory, 5-2 against the Detroit Red Wings at FLA Live Arena on Thursday. The Panthers (56-15-16) also clinched the top seed in the Atlantic Division after the Toronto Maple Leafs lost … Read more

Towering ice volcanoes identified on surprisingly vibrant Pluto

Towering ice volcanoes identified on surprisingly vibrant Pluto

A heart shaped region named Sputnik Planum is seen in an enhanced view of Pluto in an undated image from NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft, which flew past the dwarf planet in 2015.NASANASA/Reuters A batch of dome-shaped ice volcanoes that look unlike anything else known in our solar system and may still be active have been … Read more