Five Planets Line Up In Rare Planetary Parade For First Time In 18 Years

Five Planets Line Up In Rare Planetary Parade For First Time In 18 Years

The alignment has been happening since June 10. Five Planets of the solar system, separated by billions of kilometers, appeared in the pre-dawn skies in rare planetary conjunction that will not repeat till 2040. Mercury, Mars, Venus and Saturn recently appeared in the skies above Earth. The five planets came together as they moved in … Read more

Spacecraft Snaps Jaw-Dropping New Images Of Mercury’s Craters From Only 125 Miles Away

Spacecraft Snaps Jaw-Dropping New Images Of Mercury’s Craters From Only 125 Miles Away

The joint European-Japanese BepiColombo mission captured this view of Mercury on 1 October 2021 as … [+] the spacecraft flew past the planet for a gravity assist maneuver. The image was taken at 23:41:12 UTC by the Mercury Transfer Module’s Monitoring Camera 2 when the spacecraft was 1410 km from Mercury. Closest approach of 199 … Read more

Has NASA found Hell? Strange planet where clouds rain lava and everything is burning found; check details

Has NASA found Hell?  Strange planet where clouds rain lava and everything is burning found;  check details

The Spitzer Space Telescope of NASA has discovered a hell-like planet clouds rain lava. Know more details about this strange space rock. If we have learned anything from the various space exploration missions conducted by NASA, it’s that the universe can be extremely strange. Weird even. We have discovered exoplanets (planets that orbit a star … Read more

Witness the RARE 5 planet alignment this June! Mercury, Venus, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn line-up is here

Witness the RARE 5 planet alignment this June!  Mercury, Venus, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn line-up is here

A rare planet alignment of Mercury, Venus, Mars, Jupiter, and Saturn will adorn the sky soon! Know when and how to watch it. Skywatchers will be delighted with the special and rare view of the sky this June! We are talking about the planetary alignment of five major planets from our solar system – Mercury, … Read more

Scientists model the surface of Saturn’s largest moon Titan

Scientists model the surface of Saturn’s largest moon Titan

Saturn’s largest moon, Titan, is surprisingly Earth-like when it comes to landscape formations, according to new models produced by planetary scientists. When looked at from space, the moon, larger than the planet Mercury, has other similarities to Earth – including rivers, lakes and seas filled with falling rain – although on Titan the rain is … Read more

Sun blasted Mercury with a plasma wave. What does it mean for Mercury’s atmosphere?

Sun blasted Mercury with a plasma wave.  What does it mean for Mercury’s atmosphere?

On April 12, a gigantic plasma wave smashed into Mercury was launched by the Sun, the wave might have triggered a geomagnetic storm, Live Science reported. The process might also have scouring material from the planet’s surface, the report added. As per spaceweather.com, the wave that struck Mercury on April 12 happened after a powerful … Read more

Sun blasted Mercury with a plasma wave. What does it mean for Mercury’s atmosphere?

Sun blasted Mercury with a plasma wave.  What does it mean for Mercury’s atmosphere?

On April 12, a gigantic plasma wave smashed into Mercury was launched by the Sun, the wave might have triggered a geomagnetic storm, Live Science reported. The process might also have scouring material from the planet’s surface, the report added. As per spaceweather.com, the wave that struck Mercury on April 12 happened after a powerful … Read more