Take me with you!
Helium was predicted to be one of the most common elements of exoplanets, but was only recently observed for the first time.
The natural satellite, not the 1973 album by Pink Floyd. Sadly.
It’s hearty space food.
If proven right, this theory could be one of the most important developments in 21st-century physics.
In all honesty, I’d wear a donut if I could get away with it, too.
The number of photons emitted into space is 4 followed by 84 zeroes. Now, that a moment to wrap that figure around your head.
Everything is working according to plan on Mars.
These ancient people were much more savvy than we suspected.
In space, no one can hear you sneeze.
The probe will study ‘marsquakes’.
The human brain copes poorly with microgravity — and that’s a big problem for space flight.
The ‘twin’ was forged in the same stellar nursery as the Sun. It also has the same age, metallicity, chemical abundances, and even carbon-isotope ratios as the Sun.
Rocks collected by the new rover will be transported to Earth.
It’s simply mesmerizing.
The small asteroid also seems to be emanating streams of gas that may explain why it was moving faster than it was supposed to.
When science meets art.
The same should happen six billion years from now when the Milky Way merges with Andromeda.
The huge clouds of dust closely orbiting Earth could affect the safety of future space explorations.