Meet the Psyche 16. The asteroid that could make everyone on Earth a billionaire

Psyche 16 is one of the most massive asteroids in the asteroid belt. This object is over 200 km in diameter and contains about 1% of the mass of the entire asteroid belt. It is thought to be the exposed iron core of a protoplanet, and is the most massive metallic M-type asteroid. One of the most intriguing targets in the main asteroid belt, 16 … Continue reading Meet the Psyche 16. The asteroid that could make everyone on Earth a billionaire

How much space junk there is up there and what do you need to know about it

Space is not just amazing and clean, it is also full of junk and by junk we mean the remaining of satellites and other space objects that orbit our beautifull planet. In the list bellow we present you some of the most common questions answered about space junk. What is orbital debris? Orbital debris is any human-made object in orbit about the Earth that no … Continue reading How much space junk there is up there and what do you need to know about it

What is Microgravity and what you need to know about it

Microgravity is the condition in which people or objects appear to be weightless. The effects of microgravity can be seen when astronauts and objects float in space. Microgravity can be experienced in other ways, as well. “Micro-” means “very small,” so microgravity refers to the condition where gravity seems to be very small. In microgravity, astronauts can float in their spacecraft – or outside, on … Continue reading What is Microgravity and what you need to know about it

Kepler-452b, an exoplanet orbiting the sun-like star.

Kepler-452b is an exoplanet orbiting the Sun-like star Kepler-452 about 1,402 light-years from Earth in the constellation Cygnus. It was identified by the Kepler space telescope, and its discovery was announced by NASA on 23 July 2015. NASA’s Kepler mission has confirmed the first near-Earth-size planet in the “habitable zone” around a sun-like star. This discovery and the introduction of 11 other new small habitable … Continue reading Kepler-452b, an exoplanet orbiting the sun-like star.

The most mysterious objects in the Universe

The Universe is full of mystery and unknown. Most of the scientists are trying to discover and to understand the Univers and its mysteries but it is not as easy as it may sound. In the list bellow we will present you the most mysterious objects discovered in the Universe. Fermis Bubbles In November 2010, it was announced that two gamma-ray and X-ray emiting bubbles … Continue reading The most mysterious objects in the Universe

How SpaceX and NASA will colonize Mars

We all dream about space traveling and colonizing another planet to be intergalactic but the could actually become true as some space agencies around the world are working just on that and the planet everyone is looking at is Mars, right in our backyard, so let’s see how colonizing Mars would be possible. Mars is the fourth planet from the Sun and the second-smallest planet … Continue reading How SpaceX and NASA will colonize Mars

Top Natural Satellites or Moons that could sustain life in our Solar System

We all dream of exploring other planets that could support life and maybe colonize that planet or satellite, but what we looking for could be right in our backyard. In the list bellow we put together the top natural satellites or Moons that could have the ability to sustain life. Ganymede Ganymede, a satellite of Jupiter, is the largest and most massive of the Solar … Continue reading Top Natural Satellites or Moons that could sustain life in our Solar System

What you should know about Titan, the largest moon of Saturn

Titan is the largest moon of Saturn and the second-largest natural satellite in the Solar System. It is the only moon known to have dense atmosphere, and the only known body in space, other than Earth where clear evidence of stable bodies of surface liquid has been found. In the list bellow, we will present you some amazing things about Titan that we think you … Continue reading What you should know about Titan, the largest moon of Saturn

Meet the Hercules-Corona Borealis Great Wall

Hercules-Corona Borealis Great Wall or the Great GRB Wall is the largest known structure in the observable universe, measuring 10 billion light years in length. This massive superstructure is a region of the sky seen in the data set mapping of gamma-ray burst that has been found to have an unusually higher concentration of similarly distanced GRBs than expected average distribution. It was discovered in … Continue reading Meet the Hercules-Corona Borealis Great Wall

The highest mountain discovered is the Olympus Mons, which is located on Mars

We all know about the Mount Everest being the highest mountain in the world with a high of 8,848 meters, but is it the highest one we know? No, the highest mountain we know it is not on this planet but on Mars, called Olympus Mons, is the highest mountain we know and its peak is 16 miles high, making it nearly 3 times highest … Continue reading The highest mountain discovered is the Olympus Mons, which is located on Mars