Post by: Evan Gough
Astronomy, Cassini, Saturn
6 Dec , 2016 by Evan Gough
The Cassini mission has begun its final phase and has completed its first ring-grazing orbit around Saturn.
Earth Observation, esa, Satellites
28 Nov , 2016 by Evan Gough
Radar mapping of San Francisco’s Bay Area has verified the slow sinking of a luxury skyscraper.
Climate, Earth, Earth Observation, News
23 Nov , 2016 by Evan Gough
The slowdown in the rise of the global mean surface temperature between 1998 and 2013 wasn’t a slowdown at all. The oceans have warmed instead.
Astrobiology, Mars, News, Solar System
18 Nov , 2016 by Evan Gough
Rock formations at the Gusev Crater on Mars closely resemble formations at El Tatio in Chile, which were partly formed by living processes.
Astronomy, Comets, Space Exploration
14 Nov , 2016 by Evan Gough
Space Habitat designs are enormous, high-tech structures. Carl Sagan had a different idea: comets as space habitats.
Astronomy, Exoplanets, Technology
11 Nov , 2016 by Evan Gough
A new instrument that took five years to build allows astronomers to capture and analyze the light reflecting off distant exoplanets.
Mars, News, Space Exploration
8 Nov , 2016 by Evan Gough
Space exploration oddball Mars One has announced a merger with a Swiss mobile payment company called InFin AG.
Black Holes, galaxies, News, Radio Astronomy
3 Nov , 2016 by Evan Gough
Two galaxies collide, and one super-massive black hole is stripped almost naked of stars.
Asteroids, Astronomy, NASA
2 Nov , 2016 by Evan Gough
NASA’s Scout Program for the early detection of asteroids passed it’s first test, giving us 5 days notice of 2016 UR36’s close encounter with Earth.
Astronomy, Jupiter, Venus
20 Oct , 2016 by Evan Gough
Don’t bother stocking up on candles. There won’t be 15 days of darkness in November.
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