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

Zealandia, the lost continent that sits underwater

Zealandia, also known as the New Zealand continent or Tasmantis, is an almost entirely submerged mass of continental crust that subsided after breaking away from Gondwanaland 79-83 million years ago. The name and concept for Zealandia was proposed by Bruce Luyendyk in 1995. The boot-shaped region, about the size of greater India, contains New Zealand ana New Caledonia, an island to the north. Most of … Continue reading Zealandia, the lost continent that sits underwater

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

Facts about Enceladus, Moon of Saturn that will blow your mind

There are many moons in our Solar System and two planets has most of them. One of them is Saturn, the sixth planet from the Sun and the second-largest in the Solar System, after Jupiter. It is a gas giant with an average radius of about nine times that of Earth. It is known to have 150 moon-like objects revolving it with 62 confirmed moons. … Continue reading Facts about Enceladus, Moon of Saturn that will blow your mind