Science and Astronomy

Science and Astronomy

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...

NASA Goes Rogue following Trump Directive

“Houston, we have a problem.” The White House is Apollo 13, and we’re in trouble. The Trump Administration is flipping switches and pushing buttons as...

What does Trump’s Presidency Mean for NASA?

NASA has been left in the dark, or so it would seem since Trump’s inauguration as 45th President of the United States. For NASA, the...

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...

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...

10 Profound Neil deGrasse Tyson Quotes That Will Change the Way...

If you've ever listened to StarTalk radio, then you'll know that Neil deGrasse Tyson can not only make us laugh but also think. Often, Neil...

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...

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...

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...

10 Facts About the Universe You Probably Didn’t Know

  1. Hungry? You can’t smell space directly, but astronauts report that their gear often smells like seared steak, hot metal, and arc welding fumes....