Sun going through a mid-life crisis. We now know when it will die

Sun going through a mid-life crisis.  We now know when it will die

The Sun, which is bursting with solar flares, coronal mass ejections, and solar storms, is going through its middle age, estimated at 4.57 billion years. The Gaia spacecraft, which has been credited with making the most accurate map of the universe, has revealed the past and future of the glowing star in the center of … Read more

Our Milky Way galaxy’s destiny was photographed by a telescope

Our Milky Way galaxy’s destiny was photographed by a telescope

A newly released image taken by an advanced telescope in Hawaii has shown the distant fate of our humble Milky Way galaxy. The new image was snapped by the Gemini North telescope located in Hawaii and operated by the National Science Foundations’ NOIRLabs. The image showcases a gorgeous galaxy merger between two interacting spiral galaxies … Read more

Surprise asteroid wider than two football fields approaches Earth

Surprise asteroid wider than two football fields approaches Earth

An asteroid that was only discovered at the end of last month by astronomers has made its approach to Earth, confirms officials. The asteroid recently dubbed 2022 OE2 was discovered on July 26, and according to astronomers’ estimates, the space rock is approximately the size of two American football fields – between 557 and 1,246 … Read more

New Super Earth is 4 Times Heavier Than Our Planet and a Year Flies by in 10.8 Days

New Super Earth is 4 Times Heavier Than Our Planet and a Year Flies by in 10.8 Days

NASA has discovered a new Super Earth that’s four times the mass of our planet and located 37 light years from us. Ross 508b “skims in and out of its star’s habitable zone” as per NASA and a year there takes just 10.8 days. The Super Earth orbits an M-type star, just like our Earth … Read more

Scientists Launch Undersea Expedition to Look For Interstellar Meteor That Hit Earth In 2014: Report

Scientists Launch Undersea Expedition to Look For Interstellar Meteor That Hit Earth In 2014: Report

The meteorite believed to have come from beyond the solar system crashed into the ocean in 2014. A meteorite believed to have come from beyond the solar system crashed into the ocean in 2014 off the coast of Papua New Guinea. Scientists have now launched an expedition to the depths of the ocean to search … Read more

This meteor hits the Earth! Now they are hunting for it

This meteor hits the Earth!  Now they are hunting for it

The interstellar meteor, named CNEOS 2014-01-08, was detected off the coast of Papua New Guinea in January 2014. A meteor from outside our solar system crashed into the Earth back in January 2014 off the coast of Papua New Guinea. The interstellar meteor, known as CNEOS 2014-01-08 is believed to be the first known interstellar … Read more

NASA Shares Largest-Ever Image Of Andromeda Galaxy, Internet Calls It “Extraordinarily Beautiful”

NASA Shares Largest-Ever Image Of Andromeda Galaxy, Internet Calls It “Extraordinarily Beautiful”

Image shows the 48,000-light-year-long stretch of the Andromeda galaxy. American space agency NASA on Sunday shared the “largest-ever” image assembled of the Andromeda galaxy by the Hubble Space Telescope. The picture was captured seven years ago and it is the sharpest large composite image ever taken of our galactic neighbor. The National Aeronautics and Space … Read more

Now, a telescope to detect the earliest light in the universe

Now, a telescope to detect the earliest light in the universe

A team of astronomers has developed a method that will allow them to ‘see’ through the fog of the early universe and detect light from the first stars and galaxies. The researchers, led by the University of Cambridge, have developed a methodology that will allow them to observe and study the first stars through the … Read more

Do laws of gravity really need dark matter?

Do laws of gravity really need dark matter?

Among the many wonders of outer space exists dark matter – a curious and baffling phenomenon that has drawn vast amounts of scientific research. But what exactly is dark matter? Numerous techniques exist for observing distant substances and material by scientists. While other technology, like radio telescopes, measures non-visual events, equipment like the well-known Hubble … Read more

Rare Meteorites Reveal Details Of Solar System’s Ancient Nebula

Rare Meteorites Reveal Details Of Solar System’s Ancient Nebula

Primordial solar nebula, drawing. (Photo by DeAgostini/Getty Images) By Agostini via Getty Images Hard and fast details about our solar system’s beginnings are extraordinarily difficult to come by. But a research team using new measurements of pristine magnetic fields within two extremely rare meteorites have successfully modeled a portion of our solar system’s earliest evolution. … Read more