Astronomy, Guide to Space
25 Sep , 2017 by Tammy Plotner
Located about 2300 light-years from Earth, in the direction of the Lyra constellation, is the planetary nebula known as Messier 57 (aka. the Ring Nebula)
Asteroids, Astronomy, Hubble
24 Sep , 2017 by Matt Williams
An international team of scientists recently used the Hubble space telescope to spot a unique binary asteroid that behaves like a comet in in the Main Asteroid Belt.
Astronomy, Cosmology, Radio Astronomy
21 Sep , 2017 by Matt Williams
A new study by a team of researchers from the CfA argues that a Fast Radio Burst happens with every passing second in the observable Universe
20 Sep , 2017 by Matt Williams
A new study from Brown University reveals that there may be a lot more surface ice on Mercury than previously thought
20 Sep , 2017 by Fraser Cain
Researchers are proposing a fleet of tiny electric sail powered satellites to explore over 300 separate objects in the asteroid belt.
Asteroids, Astronomy, Solar System
A new study by a team from the University of Bordeaux has turned the Asteroid Belt’s origins on its head, claiming it started empty and gradually filled up
Astronomy, Planet 9, Solar System
17 Sep , 2017 by Matt Williams
A new study by a team of astronomers from the UK and Switzerland explores how Planet 9 could have ended up on the outskirts of our Solar System
Astronomy, Extrasolar Planets
15 Sep , 2017 by Matt Williams
New observations of WASP-12b conducted with the Hubble Space Telescope reveal that the planet’s sun-facing side “eats light”.
Astronomy, ESO, Extrasolar Planets
14 Sep , 2017 by Matt Williams
A study led by researchers from the ESO has discovered an extremely hot Jupiter-sized exoplanet that has titanium oxide in its atmosphere
13 Sep , 2017 by Matt Williams
A recent study involving data collected by the K2 mission has revealed three possible Super-Earths around a nearby Sun-like star.
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