Large Underground Lake Detected Below Mars Ice Cap, Study Says

Scientists have long said Mars could potentially host life, and finding liquid water on the Red Planet is seen as one of the most important aspects of that search for extraterrestrial life. Most parts of Mars spend much of the time at temper... More..

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Paleontologists unearth world's largest dinosaur foot

The fossil, excavated in Wyoming, is the biggest dinosaur foot ever discovered. As he writes, it was immediately apparent that the foot, almost a meter wide, was from an extremely large animal - so the specimen...More..

Water on Mars: Scientists discover 12 MILE liquid lake on Red Planet
by | Thursday, July 26, 2018

Water on Mars: Scientists discover 12 MILE liquid lake on Red Planet

Artistic impression of the Mars Express spacecraft probing the southern hemisphere of Mars, superimposed to a color mosaic of a portion of Planum Australe. So engineers sent a software update to MARSIS to bet...More..

by | Thursday, July 26, 2018

Researchers Detect Evidence of Lake Beneath the Surface of Mars

Orbiters have also revealed enormous glaciers residing just under the surface , potentially accessible to any future explorers or even colonists that go there in the future. We've known for some time that Mars...More..

Mars Close Approach: Here's what you'll see from Earth
by | Thursday, July 26, 2018

Mars Close Approach: Here's what you'll see from Earth

Mars will rise in the southeast around sunset and slowly track across the sky throughout the night before setting to the southwest around sunrise, local time. It will also be important to be patient and comfort...More..

How NASA’s Parker Solar Probe Will Survive the Sun
by | Wednesday, July 25, 2018

How NASA’s Parker Solar Probe Will Survive the Sun

Also, Parker Solar Probe's instruments might reveal the mechanisms at work behind the acceleration of solar energetic particles, which can reach speeds more than half as fast as the speed of light as they r...More..

Trump Administration Looks to Significantly Amend Emissions Rules
by | Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Trump Administration Looks to Significantly Amend Emissions Rules

According to Bloomberg , which cites three people familiar with the Trump administration's plan, the proposal is expected to be released this week. Expanding on this, the Obama administration allowed the stat...More..

Andromeda May Have Eaten the Milky Way's Long-lost Sibling
by | Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Andromeda May Have Eaten the Milky Way's Long-lost Sibling

New computer simulations suggest this galaxy was the third-largest member of the Local Group of galaxies, following the Milky Way and Andromeda, before it was ripped apart. Researchers hope the star, known as...More..

Scientists claim that Earth’s Moon may have once supported life
by | Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Scientists claim that Earth’s Moon may have once supported life

Furthermore, some scientists believe that the early Moon had a magnetic field that could have protected lifeforms from deadly solar winds. In February , researchers theorized that water could be more accessi...More..

NASA plans to fly solar probe closer to Sun
by | Tuesday, July 24, 2018

NASA plans to fly solar probe closer to Sun

To be absolutely sure the Solar Probe Cup would withstand the harsh environment, the Odeillo Solar Furnace - which concentrates the heat of the Sun through 10,000 adjustable mirrors - was used to test the cup...More..

Trump admin has plan to end California’s emissions standards power
by | Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Trump admin has plan to end California’s emissions standards power

Stay out of CA's way! The Trump administration will propose a plan to freeze emissions standards at 2020 levels while undercutting California's legal waiver to set emissions standards that are stricter than t...More..

Century's longest total lunar eclipse to grace night sky on July 27
by | Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Century's longest total lunar eclipse to grace night sky on July 27

EDT, North Americans will be unable to observe the epic celestial event . The total lunar eclipse will last almost 103 minutes, which makes it the century's longest. Folks in Australia will be able to see th...More..

SpaceX launches record-setting satellite with block 5 Falcon 9 rocket
by | Tuesday, July 24, 2018

SpaceX launches record-setting satellite with block 5 Falcon 9 rocket

The American aerospace company successfully launched the new Falcon 9 rocket , called "Block 5", at 10:50 p.m. Liftoff took place at 1:50 a.m. EDT (05:50 GMT) from Space Launch Complex 40. It is the first ...More..

by | Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Blood moon likely on Friday as longest lunar eclipse takes place

Believe it or not, giant celestial bodies like the Earth and the moon also cast shadows out in space. The penumbra is the partial outer shadow, and the umbra is the full, dark shadow. NASA officials says people...More..

Saudi Arabia to witness 21st century's longest total lunar eclipse on Friday
by | Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Saudi Arabia to witness 21st century's longest total lunar eclipse on Friday

Sometimes called a blood moon , a total lunar eclipse occurs when the Earth moves directly between the sun and the moon. It is set last one hour and 43 minutes, which would make it the longest of the 21st ...More..

by | Monday, July 23, 2018

Planetarium to make arrangements for viewing Blood Moon

On the other hand, the next lunar eclipse is closer and will occur on January 21 2019, it will not be visible in India. In the USA, the lunar eclipse will start around 1:14 p.m. South Africa's next total lu...More..

Toronto shooting: Woman and gunman dead, 13 others injured
by | Monday, July 23, 2018

Toronto shooting: Woman and gunman dead, 13 others injured

The arm's-length agency that probes incidents involving police in which someone is killed said it has opened an investigation into the alleged gunman's death. According to local media reports , the police was ...More..

by | Monday, July 23, 2018

Longest lunar eclipse of the century set to arrive Friday

The longest lunar eclipse this century is on the way Friday, according to NASA , but those of us who live in the United States won't get to see it. And on July 31, the Red Planet will be the closest to Earth...More..

by | Monday, July 23, 2018

Longest total lunar eclipse of 21st century coming Friday

In Jeddah and Riyadh, the penumbral eclipse will begin at 8:14 p.m. on Friday, total eclipse will begin at 10:30 p.m., at 12:13 a.m. Saturday total eclipse will end and at 2:28 a.m. Armstrong and Aldrin landed ...More..

Astronomers have discovered ten new moons of Jupiter
by | Monday, July 23, 2018

Astronomers have discovered ten new moons of Jupiter

Two years later in January 2016 Caltech's Konstantin Batygin and Mike Brown , who picked up on what Sheppard and Trujillo found, announced that they had actually found evidence of such a giant planet traveling...More..