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...

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...

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....

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...

Stephen Hawking Lays Down the Law on AI

At a recent conference at the Future of Life Institute in Boston, rock star theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking, along with several hundred others, endorsed...

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...

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...

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...

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...