Science and Astronomy

Science and Astronomy

Tiny Visitors from Outer Space found Hiding in Oslo and Paris

Leave it to a musician. Not satisfied with edgy compositions orbiting the Harmonic Major modes, nor even his surrealistic art where the rocks have...

7 Fascinating Facts About the Last Man on the Moon

On January 16th, 2017, astronaut Eugene Cernan passed away at the age of 82. Though not as well known as other famous space-goers, Cernan...

How Cosmic Catastrophes Enabled Human Life

Certain disastrous events impacting our planet have actually created the precursors for human life or its evolution, rather than causing annihilating our species. Significant evidence...

A (Very) Brief Primer on How Suns are Formed

The Milky Way is thought possibly to contain as many as 400 billion suns. Meanwhile, Earth’s sun—a G-type main-sequence star—is believed to have formed around...

What is the Aurora Borealis and Where is it Seen?

The Aurora Borealis or Northern Lights is considered one of the most awe-inspiring sights that can be viewed on Earth. An ethereal display of...

Snow Moon Predicted to Dodge Celestial Bullet in February

Reserve a seat now to watch the premier celestial show on February 10th, 2017. This Friday night, a three act performance will begin around...

The Mind Blowing Achievements of the Hubble Space Telescope

Since its launch in 1990, the Hubble Space Telescope has changed our understanding of the cosmos. NASA considers the deployment of the Hubble telescope...

5 Carl Sagan Quotes That Will Blow Your Mind Wide Open

We live in Carl Sagan’s universe–awesomely vast, deeply humbling. Sagan was the most popular scientist of the 1970s and 1980s; he popularized science more...

Meet Kepler, the Extraordinary Exoplanet Hunting Telescope

If you’ve never heard of NASA’s Kepler Telescope, or perhaps only have a passing familiarity with the project, then you’re in for quite a...

Thinking About Buying a Telescope? Here Are 9 Helpful Tips

Buying a telescope can be one of the best purchases you ever make; whether you want to be an astronomer or just want to...